May 4th, Manitoba Chamber of Commerce AGM, Elkhorn Resort and Conference Centre Protegra, a Winnipeg based company, and named one of Canada's 10...
News Archive: Protegra
Uttering the word “strategy” in most business circles generates many different reactions, few of them positive or even interested. That’s because for most of us, the corporate strategic planning process is akin to some strange ritual that happens behind closed doors, if it happens at all, and the result is often of a mystical nature to most employees. Not surprisingly, less than 10 percent of strategies effectively formulated are effectively executed. [Click on Pic to learn more]
After listening to Shannon Sharpe’s emotional speech for induction into the National Football League Hall of Fame, I’d like to share my thoughts about teams on Agile projects. I thought about how much I would have liked to be on Shannon Sharpe’s teams. How much I would have enjoyed being around someone who cared so much about playing, succeeding, and winning. How he balanced having fun with never losing sight of the end goal. [Click on Pic to learn more]
Includes: “Transforming Lives through Processes and Workplace Culture” by Dan Perron; “Kanban Boards – What Restaurants and Agile Projects Have in Common” by Steve Rogalsky; “User Story Points and User Story Hours” by Terry Bunio; and more. [Click on Logo to learn more]
“When Protegra first started, we wanted to create a company where people looked forward to come to work. Ranking highly on this national award lets everyone know that this principle still holds true 13 years later,” says CEO Wadood Ibrahim. [Click on Pic to learn more]
The article features Wadood Ibrahim’s insights on four elements he says are crucial to Protegra’s success: Create and Maintain a Culture, Be Open to Staff Suggestions, It’s Never Too Late for a Change, and Empower Everybody. [Click on Pic to learn more]
Protegra is pleased to announce a new client based in Ireland. The client, Foróige, will be leveraging the benefits of Correlate, Protegra’s case management, outcomes and reporting management service (software as a service). [Click on Pic to learn more]
Protegra Wins National Award for a Second Time: The Best Small and Medium Employer in Canada for 2011
“Being chosen as the best small and medium employer nationally is a great honour that we all share as part of an exceptional organization,” says Wadood Ibrahim, Protegra’s CEO. “We continue to receive these distinctions because of our people, our codified culture and our ability to deliver results to our clients.” [Click on Pic to learn more]
Categories include Outstanding Small Business, Outstanding Medium Business, Outstanding Large Business, Long Term Business – Rural, Long Term Business – Winnipeg, Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Community by a Business and Outstanding Contribution to the Community by an Individual.
Touches on “Setting the stage: about people and behaviour”, “Why people join an organization; why they stay”, “Long-term organizational strategy for performance”, “A system for achieving alignment and performance”, “Focus on the employee”, “Employee engagement” and “Managing behaviour”. Includes PowerPoint and video
Problem Solvers Ranked One of the Best in Canada for the Second time in 2009 Protegra has been recognized as one of this year's top 75 Best...
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