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Hi–I’m Kyle Nitchen.

Since 2016, my blog at KyleNitchen.com has been a space where I share practical tips on leadership, managing people, project management, and continuous improvement. My journey as a Senior Project Manager in a top construction management firm fuels these insights.

Every week, I distill my experiences into ‘The Influential Project Manager’ Newsletter, currently reaching over 2,000 readers worldwide. Interested? Click here to join them.

Home is Los Angeles, where I enjoy life’s adventures with my wonderful wife, Nataly, and our son. Let’s connect! Find me on LinkedIn, Threads, and Twitter/X.

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01 - Senior Project Manager, Layton Construction

Kyle is a seasoned professional excelling in leading large-scale construction projects, known for delivering predictable outcomes.

As a Senior Project Manager at a nationally ranked construction management firm, Kyle has successfully delivered over $350M+ in capital projects, leveraging lean thinking and principles to deliver reliable results.

Starting his career as a laborer, Kyle gained a comprehensive understanding of both working on and managing construction projects. His diverse experience spans land development, commercial hospitality, and mixed-use, with a specialized focus on complex healthcare projects.

02 - The Newsletter

Beyond construction, Kyle launched a brand, 'The Influential Project Manager', with a weekly newsletter covering the principles, strategies, and frameworks of successful project leadership.

Every Tuesday, subscribers receive a deep dive that covers topics ranging from leadership, project management best practices, lean construction, and technology. You’ll learn something new every single week. I guarantee it.

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Previous Issues

The 7 Archetypes of Highly Effective Project Managers

The 7 Archetypes of Highly Effective Project Managers

The Behavioral Model for Predictable Projects & Speedy Career Growth.

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What I Learned Managing $300M+ Worth of Construction

What I Learned Managing $300M+ Worth of Construction

Valuable insights from the experiences of managing over $300M in construction projects, offering critical lessons for career growth & industry success.

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Delivering The Empire State Building: Lean Construction Principles in Action

Delivering The Empire State Building: Lean Construction Principles in Action

Uncovering the lean secrets behind the iconic Empire State Building's construction – enhancing efficiency, communication, and project success.

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