Recommended Video: “The Cost of Bad Project Management” (plus InfoGraphic!)

This video ==> "The Cost of Bad Project Management" would make for a great opening to a presentation or class. It's free! from the people at OneDesk based in Montreal. It includes alarming stats from a Price Waterhouse Coopers study (on project failure rates). OneDesk grants permission for free use of this video in presentations and classes, and to [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:29+00:00 March 18th, 2013|knowledge|0 Comments

New PMBOK V5 – My Favorite Change So Far

- PMBOK V5 is the new standard from PMI effective 01/01/2013. I. The 2 BIGGEST changes in PMBOK V5: New 10th Knowledge Area: Stakeholder Management 4 new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management & Plan Stakeholder Management. II. My FAVORITE change so far in the new PMBOK V5: [...]

By | 2013-01-02T10:07:20+00:00 January 2nd, 2013|knowledge, NYU PMP|0 Comments

My Next 3 Classes For NYU!

  1) Basic PM - PROJ1-CE8600 - a 3-day "INTRO" class in Project Management (3 Sessions) Registration is closed for this class - class completes this week.  But seats are open in the 2 classes below.   2) Basic PM - PROJ1-CE8600 - a 3-day "INTRO" class in Project Management (3 Sessions) Registration - Basic PM - [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:32+00:00 June 15th, 2012|NYU PMP|2 Comments

Get a double-edge on the job market: my PMP classes at NYU will ALSO give you credits toward the NYU Certification in PM

I'll be teaching 3 courses at NYU in the next few months that prepare you for both PMI's PMP and CAPM certifications as well as earn credits toward NYU's Certificate In Project Management.   1) Basic PM - I'm giving 2 3-day sessions of "Basic Project Management" (PROJ1-CE8600) - One in the Summer Semester and one [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:34+00:00 May 30th, 2012|knowledge, NYU PMP|0 Comments

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