Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. She teaches project management principles with keynotes, seminars, workshops, roundtable discussions, and online videos. I am grateful for these leaders and their influence in the world of project management. The post Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch appeared first on.

Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. She teaches project management principles with keynotes, seminars, workshops, roundtable discussions, and online videos. I am grateful for these leaders and their influence in the world of project management. The post Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch appeared first on.

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The 7-S Framework: Project Management Remix

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Hard elements are easier to identify, define and understand for project managers because these factors hugely influence your projects. The leadership style you adopt as a project manager will directly influence your team.

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Project Management Q&A: How Do I Develop My Leadership Skills?

Arras People

With the leadership side of the Talent Triangle it’s all these behavioural skills like influencing, negotiation, team building and so on. Many project practitioners opt for short bursts of knowledge from books, seminars, webinars and TED talks seem to be a firm favourite. I’d like to focus on my self-development this year, especially on the leadership side. Where would you recommend I start?

PMI Kickoff: Free Project Management Training (Review)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

No crazy jargon to hold you back, no boring lectures to put you to sleep, and certainly no unnecessary material you’d find in a capstone seminar. Summary: Kickoff is a free project management training course from PMI. It will take you 45 minutes to complete and includes useful templates.

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Meeting Management Techniques for Project Managers

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I went to a seminar recently which was poorly organized. If you want your meeting to end up with a decision don’t underestimate the amount of influence you have in getting there by doing some pre-work informally with your attendees.

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Creating a Risk Register: All You Need to Know

Epicflow Blog

It allows project managers to identify possible risks, track them, and take timely measures to mitigate their negative influence. Paper presented at Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium, San Antonio, TX.

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A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

Given its vast influence, it’s important to have a basic understanding of PMI and its history. She played an essential role in the conception of PMI Seminars and Symposiums in 1977. Every trade has its trade association, an organization that represents the industry and offers training or networking. Project management is no different. The Project Management Institute (PMI) is a nonprofit organization for those working in project management across the globe.

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The 7-S Framework: Project Management Remix

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Hard elements are easier to identify, define and understand for project managers because these factors hugely influence your projects. The leadership style you adopt as a project manager will directly influence your team. Managing your staff efficiently and getting the best out of them is the core responsibility of a manager, and even project managers without line responsibility for their teams have a huge influence over the individuals involved in the project.

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Project Management At Google: My Key Takeaways

PM Basics

Build Influence With Small Things. On a weekly or biweekly basis, one of the project managers prepares a lecture, seminar or a masterclass. What does project management at Google look like? One thing for sure, different teams use different approaches and various tools.

2020 102

Industry, Product, and Technical Knowledge: What Makes a Project Manager an Expert?

Epicflow Blog

Take part in industry-related webinars, seminars, conferences, meetups, discussions, and events alike. If you’d like to participate in discussions and be able to influence decisions regarding product creation, nobody can inhibit you from gaining technical expertise.

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Management Training Programs to Consider in 2019

Appfluence

The Dale Carnegie Leadership Training for Managers builds off of the wildly successful methods that can be found in the Carnegie’s timeless book, How to Win Friends and Influence People. Managers and Supervisors Conference by Skillpath Seminars. The Management Conference by CareerTrack Seminars. Management Training Programs to Accelerate Professional Success.

How good is your ability to build trust?

Susanne Madsen

As we can’t rely on hierarchical reporting lines to move things forward, we have to make use of our interpersonal skills and our ability to influence people in more subtle ways. Jeff Wilcox from Lockheed Martin, said at ICCPMs 4th Annual Research and Innovation Seminar that he had never seen a project fail that did not fail as a result of poor communication.

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Project Management Careers Q&A – Moving to a Portfolio PMO

Arras People

You should also be thinking about attending industry events and seminars to help you form a wider view of portfolio management and how it works in other organisations. If your skills in areas such as influencing, negotiation, conflict management, and managing up need attention, now is the time to kick-start that kind of development. I’m currently working in a PMO, supporting a large program.

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Meeting Management Techniques (PMP® Exam Tips)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I went to a seminar recently which was poorly organised. If you want your meeting to end up with a decision don’t underestimate the amount of influence you have in getting there by doing some pre-work informally with your attendees. I don’t mean influence about which way the decision goes, but being able to influence that your decision gets made.

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Change Management: What do Project Managers Need to Know?

Online PM Courses

And I have road tested it in seminars, coaching sessions, and training with many hundreds of project managers, business professionals, and front line managers and business leaders. Give them a role and some influence. There is no sense in trying to influence people in the emotional Reaction stage. Projects create change for the people in the organization where we are working. And the success of your projects will often depend on how well you manage that change process.

A Compendium of Works to Increase the Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

Five Immutable Principles of Project Success , PMI Spring Seminar, 2021, Austin TX. Influences on IT Strategy: How IT Strategy Impacts the Development of Systems Based on COTS Products. Here are my collected works, presentations, briefings, journal papers, articles, white papers, and essays, used to increase the Probability of Project Success (PoPS) I've developed and applied over my career in the software-intensive system of systems domain.

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Radio Show Transcript - My Experience with Transformation Costa Rica - Recorded April 6, 2018

PM That Works

You know a lot of this came from the John Maxwell team and the people that I've been working with in one of the biggest influences in my life over the last three or four years has been the power of mentorship and in really having somebody speak into me and really helped me grow my influence and understand how to influence it. And quite frankly I think the greatest power in project management is the power of influence.

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Microeconomics and Risk Management in Decision Making for Software Development

Herding Cats

The programmatic risks are within the control or influence of the Program Management or Program Executive Office, through managerial actions applied to the work activities contained in the Integrated Master Schedule. risks that originate outside the program office or are not within the control or influence of the Program Manager or Program Executive Office.

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Systems Thinking episode #4: DSRP

Scrum.org

This overview was created at the 2019 WPI systems academic seminar: “What is Systems Thinking?”. Merely by observing a problem, we might influence the problem behavior.

2020 53

Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 1: Overview of SIPOC and Systems

MPUG

Hopefully I didn’t have to point that out explicitly, but the ideas that, I may be, as lead course developer, the customer of one of the instructional designers saying, by the way, Jeff here, I completed putting together this PowerPoint presentation for X, Y, Z seminar next week.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Wakshull, Proceedings of the Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium , November 1?10, Use a Risk Breakdown Structure (RBS) to Understand Your Risks,” Davis Hillson, Proceedings of the Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium October 3?10, Taking Out the Garbage – How to Get Good Risks into Your Risk Tool,” Vikki Parker, INCOSE Advanced Risk Management Seminar , November 9, 2007.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Wakshull, Proceedings of the Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium , November 1?10, Use a Risk Breakdown Structure (RBS) to Understand Your Risks,” Davis Hillson, Proceedings of the Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium October 3?10, Taking Out the Garbage – How to Get Good Risks into Your Risk Tool,” Vikki Parker, INCOSE Advanced Risk Management Seminar , November 9, 2007.

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Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

But each method needs to be based on 5 Immutable principles to be successful, no matter the domain or context, PMI Spring Seminar , 2012, Austin TX. IT Scorecard: An Approach to IT Performance Measurement , a seminar on developing an IT strategy using Balanced Scorecard. Influences on IT Strategy: How IT Strategy Impacts the Development of Systems Based on COTS Products , Strategy is creating fit among a company’s activities.

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What Project Management Books Should You Read?

Wrike

I was wondering if you might be able to point me in the right direction and recommend particular books or seminars that I could look into?”. As for me, I am familiar with Project Management Body Of Knowledge ( PMBOK ) and walked through that river, but at the end of the day, my project management philosophy was much more influenced by the following themes: • Jim Collins ’ works on leadership.

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

Developing the estimate without contractor influence. I've given many seminars and asked people what their problems are and take all those into account for my approach. There's been a rash of conjectures about all kinds of bad business, project, and software development (agile and traditional) management ideas of late. Time to update the Don't Do Stupid Things on Purpose (DDSTOP) post. There’s nothing more dangerous than an idea – or a person – that’s almost right.”.

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Radio Show Transcript - Catching Up with Coach Jamy Bechler March 30, 2018

PM That Works

And so we have announced two new products off of the rickamorris.com Web site that are engineered for those that want to continue to grow their influence as a project manager. And it's also the bridge between your technical training and the soft skills that's necessary to grow your influence as a project manager. Catching Up with Coach Jamy Bechler - Recorded March 30, 2018 To get to the web page of the radio show, click here. To download the mp3 file, click here.

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

Developing the estimate without contractor influence. I've given many seminars and asked people what their problems are and take all those into account for my approach. There's been a rash of conjectures about all kinds of bad business, project, and software development (agile and traditional) management ideas of late. Time to update the Don't Do Stupid Things on Purpose (DDSTOP) post. There’s nothing more dangerous than an idea – or a person – that’s almost right.” – Bono.

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DDSTOP The Saga Continues

Herding Cats

Developing the estimate without contractor influence. I've given many seminars and asked people what their problems are and take all those into account for my approach. There's been a rash of conjectures about all kinds of bad business, project, and software development (agile and traditional) management ideas of late. Time to update the Don't Do Stupid Things on Purpose (DDSTOP) post. There’s nothing more dangerous than an idea – or a person – that’s almost right.”.

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