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Word from the medical field that might be of value to PMs: “INCIDENTALOMAS”

My spellcheck doesn't recognize incidentalomas,  but the New York Times had an essay yesterday (March 8, 2013) "Our Wait And See Culture" by Dr. Robert J. Abramson based on this term.  I was thinking it might have applicability in PM in: Risk Management / Debugging / Requirements Gathering, and more. Quoting Dr. Abramson: "Unexpected finds -- [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:30+00:00 March 9th, 2013|Agile, knowledge|1 Comment

Upcoming Agile Events In Manhattan in April 2012

1) NYC SCRUM Users Group  Day/Date/Time: Tuesday, April 10th, 6:00 PM Topic: - Intro to Business Value Engineering  Speaker:  Joe Little of Kitty Hawk Consulting Location: EURO RSCG, 350 Hudson Street, 9th Floor Meeting Leader: Rob Purdie ==> Registration Link   2) PMI NYC "Agile: Your Tough Questions Answered"  Presenter: Mark C. Layton, CST, Platinum Edge, Inc.  (recognized globally as Mr. AgileTM) Day/Date: Monday, April 9th Time: [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:35+00:00 April 1st, 2012|Agile, blog, knowledge, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Upcoming Agile Events in Manhattan in March 2012

BUT FIRST... some  photos from the AgileNYC Open this week in Manhattan: - Agile NYC Open  <-- A gallery of photos of this week's Agile NYC Open at Pace U. (courtesy of Larry Mantrone, PMP/CSM) - Ilio Krumins-Beens <-- One of the Agile Instructors at the event, leading an excellent seminar at the Agile NYC Open - ShortVideo.Morning.AgileNYCOpen <-- A short [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:35+00:00 March 1st, 2012|Agile, Books|0 Comments

2012! Upcoming Agile Events in MANHATTAN (The “Agile NYC Open” & more)

1) NY SPIN: Topic: Small Agile Steps, Big Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) Impact Presenter: Claude Remillard Day/Date: Tuesday, February 7 Location: 1290 Avenue of the Americas, between 51st and 52nd Streets (Microsoft) Sponsor: Microsoft To Register: ClaudeRemillard 2) PMI NYC Agile & IIBA Topic: "Collaboration Workshops: Discover, Plan, and Prepare Your Product Backlog" Presenter: Ellen [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:36+00:00 December 17th, 2011|Agile, knowledge|2 Comments

My highlights of the PMI Annual North American Congress 2011 in Dallas — What were yours?

  I attended another great PMI conference (my third-in-a-row) in Dallas last week. If you attended also, Please share Your Highlights in the "Leave a Reply" box. 1. Keynote Speaker: Malcolm Gladwell, author of "Blink," "The Tipping Point" and "Outliers." Much of his talk was about Steve Jobs, and how he felt that Jobs epitomized the [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:36+00:00 October 29th, 2011|Agile, Books, knowledge|7 Comments