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Hi, I'm Douglas Robinson, management consultant, project manager, professional facilitator, technical writer, content creator, freelance editor, eLearning instructional developer, and digital publisher.

I have over forty years practical experience in commerce and industry, and have been running my own management consulting and professional facilitation business for the past twenty-eight years, delivering value through effectively transferring knowledge, building competency and implementing best practice. I have sixteen years as an international consultant, facilitator and business trainer.

My mission is to help individuals achieve their success goals, create value and future-proof their careers through acquiring knowledge, developing critical skills and building competency in the four key perspectives of their lives: Financial, Professional, Personal, and Learning and Growth


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Management and business consulting, developing business plans, strategy consulting using Balanced Scorecard framework, scenario planning, strategy mapping, improving operations and business processes, sales, marketing and supply chain optimisation, managing and improving human capital using the Personal Balanced Scorecard System, and DISC behavioural profiling system.


Technical and non-fiction writing, content creation, business plans, marketing plans, educational and training materials, eLearning instructional design, eBooks and digital products. Freelance editing and proofreading of theses, dissertations, research proposals, learning materials, and technical reports.


On-line and in-person coaching for entrepreneurs, business owners, managers, supervisors and front-line managers.  I also train managers, supervisors and project managers to be coaches.


Facilitation of learning and development programs, scenario planning, strategic planning, problem-solving, negotiation skills, innovation and future shaping sessions and workshops.


Practical project management, coaching of project managers and project teams, project consulting and project management training.


Specialist consulting on food safety and HACCP and implementation of HACCP, and HACCP-based food safety systems in food manufacturing and food service organisations.

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Project Charter Template

Project Charter Template in MS Word format. Fully customizable for every type of project. Easy to use step-by-step guide
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The Project Charter is the most important project document. It formally initiates the project and gives the project manager the authority and accountability to plan, implement and control the project. The Project Charter is proof of management commitment to the project. Crafting your project charter is easy when you use a fully customizable MS Word template.

There are two templates in the download file: a detailed template with business case justification for any type of project of any size, and a short-form template for simple projects.

Features of the template include:

  • Name and authority of the Project Sponsor
  • Name and authority of the Project Manager
  • A clear definition of the project's purpose
  • Measurable objectives and acceptance criteria
  • High-level business requirements
  • High-level description of deliverables
  • Boundaries of the project (what is in, and what is not in the project)
  • Assessment of overall project risk
  • Summary milestone schedule
  • Pre-approved budget
  • List of key stakeholders
  • Project approval requirements (what constitutes success, who decides the project is successful, and who signs off on the project)
  • Project exit criteria (criteria to be met for the project, or phase to be terminated, or closed prematurely).

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