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The First Two Steps in Your Certification Journey

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Is There a ‘Right’ PMO of Tomorrow?

Bruce Garrod – February 7, 2019 Following 20 years at a large Canadian telecommunications firm, Bruce established the project management consulting firm Solutions Management Inc (SMI). Since 1999, he has provided contract project/program management services, been a source for project management support personnel and created/delivered courses to over 7,000 participants in Canada...

Manage Yourself: Timeless Principles to Manage the Most Important Project

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Further Your Project Management Education Through Social Good

Chad Husted – February 7, 2019 Stephen R. Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People teaches timeless, universal principles to help us be our best. I couldn’t help but notice how nicely these habits apply to making me a better project manager. While this article is not meant to be an exhaustive commentary on Covey’s 7 habits, perhaps you can relate to some of my observations...

The Freelance PM Consultant: Knowing Your ‘Why’ and Your ‘What’

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Is Independent Work for You?

Laura Burford PMI Delaware Valley Chapter – February 7, 2019 Laura Dallas Burford is the founder of LAD Enterprizes, a management consulting firm that partners with consultants as well as internal and external consulting organizations to successfully build the operational and delivery aspects of their practices. Laura appreciates feedback on her articles and can be reached at...

ProjectManagement.com – Keeping Software Safe

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ProjectManagement.com - Help With Sunsetting Software

Sandhya Gupta – February 6, 2019 Sandhya is a program manager in California. Everyone in the software industry should be aware of the importance of building safe software. Creating a product means not only addressing customer needs, but also security. These essential requirements should not be an afterthought; they must be built into the product.   But even when engineering teams...

ProjectManagement.com – Getting Comfortable With Uncertainty

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ProjectManagement.com - New Year PMO Resolutions

Andy Jordan – February 6, 2019 Andy Jordan is President of Roffensian Consulting S.A., a Roatan, Honduras-based management consulting firm with a comprehensive project management practice. Andy always appreciates feedback and discussion on the issues raised in his articles and can be reached at andy.jordan@roffensian.com. Andy’s new book Risk Management for Project Driven...

Why Is Project Management an Innovation-Free Zone When It Comes to Software?

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ProjectManagement.com - New Year PMO Resolutions

Andy Jordan – February 4, 2019 Andy Jordan is President of Roffensian Consulting S.A., a Roatan, Honduras-based management consulting firm with a comprehensive project management practice. Andy always appreciates feedback and discussion on the issues raised in his articles and can be reached at andy.jordan@roffensian.com. Andy’s new book Risk Management for Project Driven...

Using a Decision Matrix for Group Problem Solving

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Introducing Project Management in a Circumspect Culture

Charles Borrelli – February 4, 2019 Charles Borrelli is an IT Project Management Consultant in New Jersey. Project teams are often faced with the need to quickly make decisions and are often called upon to defend and explain their decision-making process. A simple weighted matrix of choices can be a team-building activity and provide traceability for critical business decisions...

Software-Simplistic Prediction Model for Bug Forecasting

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Software-Simplistic Prediction Model for Bug Forecasting

Steven Poessnecker PMI Phoenix Chapter – February 4, 2019 Steve Poessnecker has worked in the technology sector for more than 25 years in documentation, training, business operations, business analysis, business relationships and project management. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with additional emphasis on speech communication and mathematics. He currently...

Integrating Innovation into the PM Process: Finding a Practical Framework

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Integrating Innovation into the PM Process: Finding a Practical Framework

Michael Wood – February 4, 2019 Michael R. Wood is a Business Process Improvement & IT Strategist Independent Consultant. He is creator of the business process-improvement methodology called HELIX and founder of The Natural Intelligence Group, a strategy, process improvement and technology consulting company. He is also a CPA, has served as an Adjunct Professor in...

What I Wish I Had Learned at PM School

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What I Wish I Had Learned at PM School

Mark Mullaly – January 30, 2019 Mark Mullaly is president of Interthink Consulting Incorporated, an organizational development and change firm specializing in the creation of effective organizational project management solutions. Since 1990, it has worked with companies throughout North America to develop, enhance and implement effective project management tools, processes...

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