5 Best Icebreakers for Meetings & Training Seminars

nTask

Today, we see different companies looking to learn different icebreakers for meetings & training seminars. The Concept of Icebreakers for Meetings & Training Seminars in an Organization: Many organizations work on their employees’ communication skills by scheduling training sessions on the subject of icebreakers for meetings. They can ask, “How do you feel when you are in a room full of strangers during a seminar?” Icebreakers were initially part of the dating game.

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SCRUM is about people

Musings on Project Management

Here's a seminar -- free even you are not a member -- that is more or less on the theme: "SCRUM is about people". Looking to hone your people skills and tie into SCRUM? Read in the library at Square Peg Consulting about these books I've written Buy them at any online book retailer! Read my contribution to the Flashblog agile human factors

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Project Management Q&A – Maintaining Your PMP Certification for Free

Arras People

Things like Podcasts, e-learning websites and local seminars and meetups are all great ways to maintain that PMP certification. Other options include free seminars, meetups, lunch ‘n’ learns – anything that has a learning element to it – all counts as development. What free options would you recommend for maintaining my PMP certification ?

How to earn PDUs fast in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Look for: Training sessions or courses (internal or external) Organization meetings like attending PMI Chapter events Seminars Webinars Conferences (virtual or in-person). Is your re-certification cycle coming to an end for your PMI certificate?

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

Arras People

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? With the leadership side of the Talent Triangle it’s all these behavioural skills like influencing, negotiation, team building and so on.

Communication Plan Template

ProjectManager.com

You can create a schedule on a Gantt chart to visualize the frequency of communications, including meetings, newsletter, social events, conferences, seminars, alerts, etc.

PMI Global Conference 2019 for Project Management Enthusiasts and Professionals

Taskque

PMI’s services include the development of standards, research, education and hosting conferences and seminars related to project management. The main event will be held from 5-7 October in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, with pre-conference seminars and events starting from 1 st October. The Golden Jubilee celebrations are evident this year as PMI is offering a host of events, conferences, seminars, and TED talks to make the event special and memorable.

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Arras People Head to Project Challenge

Arras People

There’s also a cartload of seminars worth checking out too – there’s some great speakers lined up – the sessions last about 30 minutes so it’s enough time to get the skinny on something. Talk about last-minute! Arras People will be at Project Challenge next week. It takes place next Wednesday and Thursday at London’s Olympia in Kensington.

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Carers – Returning to Project Management

Arras People

Attend networking events, seminars and chapter meetings to help you find potential opportunities in your area and to help understand what’s been happening in project management over the last few years. I’ve taken a couple of years off to care for a relative. Now I’m finding it impossible to get back into a project management role. Any advice? Hopefully you are making it clear on your résumé what you have been doing for the last few years.

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Free Professional Development in London in October

Arras People

It’s back in London next month – Project Challenge – the seminar and exhibition show at London’s Olympia. It’s a great show to get up to speed on what’s happening in the project management market as well as gaining some professional development time with the different seminar sessions that are on throughout the two days.

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InLoox now! Enterprise for Students: Organize your Studies now for Free with InLoox

Inloox

Seminar and group work. Organize your studies with the InLoox Project Campus InLoox now! is our collaboration solution in the cloud with server locations in Frankfurt am Main and Magdeburg. With this flexible planning tool, you can quickly and easily coordinate all the challenges of your everyday university life: Course enrollment. Exam registration. Research projects. Semesters abroad. Final thesis. Deadlines. Loan periods for literature.

2019 138

Announcing OnlinePMCourses

Mike Clayton

For twelve years now, my primary source of income has been live training and seminars. You’ve probably noticed the change of clothes for Shift Happens! I hope you like it. Most of that has been training project managers. After plenty of experimentation and strategising last year, I decided to commit to my biggest project for several years. […]. Program management OnlinePMCourses Project Management Courses Project Management Training

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Taking Time Out of Your Project Management Career – Q&A

Arras People

Also consider getting out and about at networking events, seminars and chapter meetings to help you not only find potential opportunities in your area but to also help you understand what’s been happening in project management over the last few years. I’ve taken a couple of years out to care for a relative and now I’m finding it impossible to get back into a project management role, any advice?

2016 150

8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018

Musings on Project Management

Conference Organizer: Fred Pryor Seminars. The one-day seminar’s agenda lists these learning points to look forward to: How to handle irrational thinking and overcome negative emotions. Tip: Visit the conference landing page, navigate to the right, and search for seminar dates in your city. 8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018.

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What Is a Project Management Communication Plan?

ProjectManager.com

Meetings, newsletters, social events, conferences, seminars, etc., Communication is strange. It should be so easy. You say something, someone listens and understands. But it doesn’t always work out that way, does it? So, what do we do to make sure our words are heard and the message we’re trying to convey is comprehended and acted on correctly? That’s a tall order. You’ve probably noticed in both your personal and professional life that it’s easier said than done.

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How to Recognize and Reward Your Project Teams

Project Risk Coach

Here are some examples of formal rewards: Special training or seminars. People grow tired of working for unappreciative organizations. If it goes on long enough, the top performers get frustrated and leave. Therefore, it’s important to develop a culture of appreciation. But rewards and recognition can be tricky. People are motivated in different ways. John may be thrilled by his challenging project work and the opportunity to learn something new.

2017 207

How To Make Time for Professional Development

Girl's Guide to PM

Evening seminars organised by your local project management group. Conferences and seminars. The best project managers invest time in professional development. It might not always be easy, but continually learning is one of the sure-fire ways of staying on top of the trends in project and programme management. Finding the time to do professional development and keep your skills up can also help build your CV.

2018 264

Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

She teaches project management principles with keynotes, seminars, workshops, roundtable discussions, and online videos. Up your game with new project management resources If you had to pick a few people who are helping you grow and mature as a project manager, who would those people be? 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. Susanne Madsen.

Project Management Career Q&A | Getting Back to a Sector

Arras People

Are you visiting conferences, exhibitions and seminars in your field? I am looking to go back into a particular field I specialised in over 5 years ago but recruiters / employers are not taking any interest, why? I think we’re all agreed that the market is tough at the moment, with many jobseekers chasing fewer vacancies. This means that you are facing tough competition from others who do have current / recent experience in the field you are interested in.

2016 178

Project Management Q&A: Improving Your Public Speaking

Arras People

And make sure you also attend conferences and seminars so you can pick up further tips from the people who do it well. I’ve been asked to do a 15 minute pitch to the senior management team as part of promotion opportunity. I’m not the world’s best public speaker any advice? There are two things that I learned from great speakers early in my career. The first was to really know your material. The second was practice. Did that get rid of the nerves?

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Project Management Career Development The Questions

Arras People

based learning such as going to seminars, networking, ‘lunch and learns’, coaching and mentoring others. Career development. Do those two words make you sigh and make you feel a little guilty at not paying it enough attention or are you on top on your game, got career development all sorted?

2016 201

How to Write an Executive Summary: A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

According to the many books that have been written about executive summaries, as well as training courses, seminars and professional speakers, the agreed upon length should be about five to 10 percent of the length of whole report. Here’s the good news: an executive summary is short. It’s part of a larger document and, as the name implies, summarizes the longer report. Here’s the bad news: it’s a critical document that can be challenging to write.

What is PMP Certification?

Clarizen

35 hours of education in project management (seminars, webinars, development days). Attending seminars or webinars. With over 750,000 professionals with Project Management Professional (PMP) certification across the world, the popularity of the diploma is clear, but what exactly is a PMP certification? The short answer is that it is a professional certification offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

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. If you have even a passing interest in the field, then you’ve bumped up against PMI.

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A Stress-Free Guide to Creating a Professional Development Plan

Teamweek

Perhaps you could: Participate in your company’s annual program about leadership values Raise your hand to spearhead a cross-functional project Attend a leadership seminar. Move into a leadership position Long-range Participate in leadership program Spearhead a cross-functional project Attend a leadership seminar. Move into a leadership position Long-range Spearhead a cross-functional project July 2020 Attend a leadership seminar September 2021.

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ActiveCollab Experiments!

ActiveCollab

We went to a 2-day seminar, where we talked about using an INNOVATIVE NEW TOOL for developing UI components. Experiment _[noun]_ - “A procedure carried out to support, refute, or validate a hypothesis. Experiments provide insight into cause-and-effect by demonstrating what outcome occurs when a particular factor is manipulated.” Before you even start thinking about performing an experiment, its value must be determined. Why are you conducting it? What do you hope to get out of it?

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15 Easy-to-Do Types of Professional Development

Girl's Guide to PM

Then build up to attending industry seminars. You want to get some professional development time on your calendar. But the budget is tight. Your manager says there isn’t a lot of money to spend on career development activities. And frankly, you don’t have a lot of time to dedicate to it either. It’s important, but not “I’m going to get an MBA” important. In this article I’ll share 15 easy ways to develop professionally. But first, let’s look at what professional development is.

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

You can choose one of the following seminars: Disciplined Agile Lean Scrum Master: For Professionals New to Agile, Aligning the Organization Through Portfolio Management , Team Member Engagement: Alignment Up, Down, and Across the Organization, Program Management Master Class with Michel Thiry. Upskilling is always a good idea for any expert regardless of their qualification. Education in the field of project management suggests a lot of opportunities for candidates.

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The 7-S Framework: Project Management Remix

Girl's Guide to PM

That goes for you as well: project managers should invest in their own personal development through training programs, workshops, seminars and visits. I’m happy to be bringing you this article from Atif Shahab today, sponsored by TaskQue. When it comes to project management things can move really quickly, and sometimes that means things get out of hand.

2017 215

Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

She teaches project management principles with keynotes, seminars, workshops, roundtable discussions, and online videos. Up your game with new project management resources If you had to pick a few people who are helping you grow and mature as a project manager, who would those people be? 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. Susanne Madsen.

Building Better Agency Efficiency: 7 Insights From an Agency Expert

Function Point

Last month a few of us at Function Point attended Second Wind ’s Certified Agency Operations, Workflow and Efficiency seminar at the Gleacher Centre in Chicago. While there’s not enough room in a single post to fit all the information we learned from the two days, we’ll share some of the best insights we gained from the seminar. The Second Wind Seminars focus on agency operations and innovative ways to maximize agency effectiveness.

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Understanding Your Value in the PPM Market

Arras People

Arras People have an expo stand there for the duration of the show and the session will be shown in one of the four seminar sections at the show. There is a full programme of seminars across the two days – a great place to get up to date with what’s happening in the project management space at the moment – plus we’re there with a copy of the Project Management Benchmark Report too! Value.

2017 164

Post project reviews are good, but why not learn in the experience?

Susanne Madsen

I once heard researcher Susan Pritchard speak at ICCPM’s Research and Innovation seminar. When I consult with organisations, train their staff or help review their processes, I’m often told that they don’t get around to formally review their projects. There seems to be so much pressure on businesses and teams today t ​ hat many rush from one project to the next without taking the time to learn from the experiences they have just been through.

2018 66

Building Better Agency Efficiency: 7 Insights From an Agency Expert

Function Point

Last month a few of us at Function Point attended Second Wind ’s Certified Agency Operations, Workflow and Efficiency seminar at the Gleacher Centre in Chicago. While there’s not enough room in a single post to fit all the information we learned from the two days, we’ll share some of the best insights we gained from the seminar. The Second Wind Seminars focus on agency operations and innovative ways to maximize agency effectiveness.

2016 40

Understanding Your Value in the PPM Market

Arras People

Arras People have an expo stand there for the duration of the show and the session will be shown in one of the four seminar sections at the show. There is a full programme of seminars across the two days – a great place to get up to date with what’s happening in the project management space at the moment – plus we’re there with a copy of the Project Management Benchmark Report too! Value.

2017 150

Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru: Interview With Joe Berlinger

Project Management Hacks

Tony Robbins is a larger than life figure who has been leading seminars around the world for decades. I’ve never attended one of his seminars, so Joe’s film gave an inside look at Robbins and his approach to delivering seminars which was interesting. In 2014, we filmed the “Date with Destiny” seminar in Florida. In addition to the seminar, the film shows Tony Robbins going through his daily routine.

2016 42

Where Are All the Project Management Vacancies?

Arras People

Ask yourself, when was the last time I went to a project management event, seminar, conference or exhibition? In today’s marketplace most candidates we engage with are working two well trodden paths when looking for a new position – the online job boards such as Monster, Linkedin etc and company website’s or career portals; but are they missing a trick? It is suggested by some commentators that as many as 70% of jobs are never advertised!

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Project Challenge Live Presentation: Is it Really a Candidates Market?

Arras People

As well as talking to many project professionals about their careers and how we can help our very own John Thorpe presented the seminar: Is it Really a Candidates Market (see below). On the 9th and 10th October, we exhibited at Project Challenge. As some of you will know we ran a survey over the late summer into September. We wanted to try and build a clearer picture of what has been happening in the UK project management domain.

2018 125

Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

I spend a lot of my time training Project Managers (mostly in the UK, but also in western Europe) at live training events and seminars. Indeed, my Brilliant Time Management seminar is probably my second most popular live seminar - thousands have attended it across the UK. I've been involved in training Project Managers for over 20 years. And there are some project management questions I get asked time and time again. Most often, it's by students in a live training session.

2018 87

Project Management – Where to Find the Jobs

Arras People

Much of the feedback from our own community of project management professionals in respect to social networking sites is the ability to keep in touch with people that they have met along the way in their careers or other peer events like project management conferences, seminars and face-to-face networking events. Everyday dozens of new project management jobs are created and filled.

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