Episode 41

May 11, 2023

(Part 2) Successful Project Dynamics and How to Effectively Manage Change w/ Shane Anastasi

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Welcome back to part 2 of our two part podcast with Shane Anastasi of PS Principles. In this episode, Banoo and Shane dive into some of the biggest downfalls of traditional project success measurements, how to properly coach your clients to manage change, and a sneak peak into Shane’s new book and training, Project Dynamics.

Other topics covered in this episode include:

  • How to align the client with necessary change
  • The downfall of traditional success measurements
  • Defining achievable success beyond on-scope, on-time, on-budget
  • How and when to implement change - project dynamics
  • How to create leverage through receivers advantage
  • The value of proactive leadership
  • Shane’s top tip for negotiating change orders

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Banoo Behboodi

Vice President, Success Engineering

Banoo Behboodi is a 20+ year software and services leader with extensive experience executing change initiatives with oversight of Customer Success, Professional Services and Delivery and Consulting functions. Banoo’s earlier experiences with AT&T Mobility, Coca-Cola Company and Ernst & Young leading key transformational and compliance projects, provided the foundation needed to be an effective leader and a change agent with a customer first mindset. Banoo is passionate about driving continuous improvement through sharing best practices and empowering resources through technology and analytics to optimize performance and job satisfaction while driving business outcomes.


Brent Trimble

Vice President, Value Engineering

Brent brings more than 15+ year’s of leadership experience in Management Consulting, Strategic Delivery, Marketing services and product development firms to his technology role at Kantata. As the VP of Value Engineering and the Managing Director of Marketing Service & Agency Vertical, he specializes in identifying process improvement potential, business optimization and key health metrics for alignment and orientation.

With deep business understanding through an operator lens - Brent works with Kantata partner firms to refine intrinsic and extrinsic value drivers - giving firm principals the focus required for adoption, mobilization, value realization and ultimately - success.

Prior to joining Kantata, Brent was a client of the platform and held positions at Interpublic Group, Accenture, WPP, and independent marketing consulting firms.