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PMI Information Systems & Technology Symposium 2016

30 June 2016 | 9 AM to 5 PM ET | 6 PDUS | Online | Online

Overwhelmed by how technology is transforming project management? Looking to increase your productivity and learn new tech tools but don't know where to begin? No matter what your focus—medical, manufacturing, product design or otherwise—this virtual day of learning will deliver years of enduring value, with exclusive insights on how project managers are using new technologies. Register today!

Upcoming Webinars

Communication Accommodation for Project Managers

May 10, 2016 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

This presentation will explore the ways that PMs can effectively use language to enhance their projects through the use of accommodating language.

Engaging Stakeholders for Successful Project Implementation

May 11, 2016 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Project teams need stakeholder management to reach the desired outcome of an endeavor. Project management has a particular emphasis on a proactive approach to stakeholder engagement and dealing with issues for possible solutions. The competence of the project-team is required for the effective management of stakeholders.

On-demand Webinars

Building Trust for High Organizational Performance

PREMIUM on-demand webinar
by Muhammad Aslam Mirza

High organizational performance is an outcome of a good fit of LEADERSHIP, supportive CULTURE and TRUST. Generally organizational leadership is built upon either of the following: fear, obligation, or trust. However, only a foundation of trust results in the collaboration and goodwill necessary to achieve peak performance by the team and advancement in strategic direction.

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Blog Insights

Extraordinary Leader

by Naomi Caietti

Listen. Empower. Adapt. Dream ... LEAD   Helping you learn about the next generation of leadership tools, valuable tips and techniques. Leadership 2.0 is a new fresh approach to leadership for the next generation of leaders; start your journey of future growth and development to become an extraordinary leader.

Leadership Catalyst

by Vinay Nadig

We are an amazing group of people here! We help turn ideas and concepts into reality using all the hard tools and frameworks at our disposal. We are leaders whether we are acknowledged as such or not. In this blog, I will focus on a set of leadership behaviors that I have used and have helped others practice - to achieve exceptional outcomes. Of course I may veer off course occasionally, and rant about the latest pet peeve I have about project execution! I hope this will be an engaging experience for you.

Learn From Others

Managing Constraints: Looking for Abundance?

by Suresh MK

The project manager's worst nightmare is a resource constraint or scarcity of resources while fulfilling project objectives. It's time to make PMs think differently when dealing with constraints or scarcity.

Team Stress Management

by Andy Jordan

No matter how hard we try to prevent it, there are times when our project teams feel overwhelmed. How do we manage those stressful times effectively?

Build a Better Risk Plan by Pretending to Fail

by Donald Charles Wynes

Do you have team members that don't want to be seen as negative thinkers, thus hindering your risk management efforts? This PM decided to turn things around and came up with a technique that turns finding a threat into a positive thing.

The Art of Creating a Team

by Suresh MK

Batman has Robin, Sherlock Holmes has Watson, peanut butter has jelly. Who do you have? There are certain “dos and don’ts” that can guide you through the process of delegation--and forming an effective team to support you.

Mind Your Ts and Qs: The Talents of Teams

by Ian Whittingham, PMP

Collaboration is a complex and dynamic process--and successful collaboration depends on many factors. By recognizing the role that these factors play in how people collaborate with one another, we can all become more successful at creating and leading winning teams.

Vision, Vigilance, and Intuitive Judgment in Project Management Processes

by Sal Zafar

What are the key attributes that give some leaders the edge compared with other, more ordinary leaders? This article discusses the three characteristics of highly effective project managers’ leadership skill sets and explains how those characteristics fit into the project management process.

Collaboration as a Productivity Booster

by Mike Griffiths

Are command-and-control undertones hurting your organization's performance? Are people getting the passion and desire to contribute slowly crushed out of them by project management bureaucracy and prescriptive process? Then free them to be hyper-productive by emphasizing collaboration.

Leadership: PMO Style

by Andy Jordan

The style you use as the leader of the PMO will go a long way to driving how project execution occurs in your organization--and you may even drive cultural change. That’s a big job. Are you up to it?

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