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Applied to Life: Translating VOC to Superior Customer Experience

PREMIUM on-demand webinar

3M Company has built a solid reputation around innovation, quality and ethical conduct. Quality today is much more than just designing and delivering exciting, reliable product. “Customer Experience” includes quality at every interaction of the supplier-customer relationship. This presentation will share some of 3M’s best practices around designing and delivering innovative, highly valued solutions and service for consistently superior customer experiences. Best practices such as 3M’s culture of employee engagement, NPI, NTI, Customer-Inspired Innovation, Insights to Innovation, QFD, PPU, Quality Playbook, and the use of social media to drive customer engagement for word of mouth marketing will be introduced.

3 Secrets to Successfully Managing Product Development Programs

PREMIUM on-demand webinar

Projects are always hard to successfully manage. Even in the simplest possible case, when all of the objectives are known in advance and resources are available, there is still need for constant adjustment in response to external variables. PMBOK and basic tools do a great job of helping the PM manage these projects, but what happens when things aren’t so simple?

Projects: Not Planning Well Enough . . . and Failing.

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Planning has always been thought of as one of the key aspects of project management or even management in general. 65% of practitioners believe the planning phase to be the most critical to project success yet it is woefully understudied. New research from more than 1,300 global projects will be discussed.

Invite Engagement: Frame Change as Choice

PREMIUM on-demand webinar

Do you like change? Most of us don't - especially when it's forced upon us. Project Managers Olaf Lewitz and Michael Sahota will teach you new ways of how to help your team adjust to change and getting them to work with you rather than against you.

Leadership Through Quality: Improving The Quality of Our Everyday Work

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How can you make sure your work is of high quality? Presenter Bruce Harpham will discuss how to leverage the quality best practices from health care and other industries in project work. These practices will set you apart from others and speed your career advancement.

The E1 Method for Organization Change Adoption

PREMIUM on-demand webinar

Projects and programs are the vehicles of change, and because of this, facilitating organizational change adoption should be a critical component of any project or change initiative. After all, change adoption is a necessary prerequisite that sets the stage for project driven benefits, ROI, and organizational value.

Closing the Agile Loop of Continuous Delivery

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Do you often find that when something fails in production, the response of a development team member is, “It works on my machine or at our end, you must be having the wrong version“? Vice Versa on the other side of the table – do you find that the operations team always feels that the developers are not sensitive to the operational requirements and constraints? If so, does that mean we are just developing software not a working system ? Are we just working in Silos ? DevOps aims at breaking the Silos and bringing in a culture of everyone “getting along”. Presenter Priya Patra disucsses how and why DevOps is the force behind the evolution where the development team and operations works together with business sponsors and quality assurance (QA) to deliver software that can be released to production at any point of time.

Creating an Innovation Ecosystem

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Effective Innovation can be attained through the creation of an Innovation Ecosystem. This Ecosystem is founded on the Principles of ConcurrencyTM and can be applied by anyone anywhere to fundamentally change how organizations Innovate with remarkable results. In this talk, Peter will explore the Principles and share examples of the results obtained by taking this holistic approach to Innovation.

Balancing Project Schedules and Risk

PREMIUM on-demand webinar

Most projects are not successful. According to a 2014 survey, less than 30% of capital projects are delivered on time or on budget. Planning and executing a successful project requires finding balance between the project schedule and risk.

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Upcoming Project Management Webinars

EMEA Congress Highlights - Change Management

May 27, 2015 11:00 AM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

PMI® Global Congress 2015-EMEA key topic take-a-ways: A spotlight on Change Management Please join us and continue the conversation with presenters from PMI Global Congress 2015 –EMEA. During this webinar we’ll explore best practices, key takeaways and lessons learned from next generational Change Management sessions. Don’t miss this opportunity to virtually meet the presenters and get a glimpse into their post-conference highlights and teachable moments from PMI Global Congress 2015 –EMEA.

Becoming a Project Leader: Seven Keys to Success

May 27, 2015 2:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Too often, Project Managers are viewed (and view themselves) as administrators rather than leaders and significantly diminish the value that they can provide to the organization. By changing this perception we can deliver more value, build stronger teams, and create a more fulfilling workplace.

Forward Thinking for Tomorrow's Projects: Requirements for Business Analytics

May 28, 2015 1:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Business analytics have the potential to drastically change how business decisions are made. As we begin to better understand how to harness the power of big data, IT departments will see a larger number of business analytics projects, which means a greater need to grasp how requirements process works in these types of projects.

Risk Process Effectiveness

May 28, 2015 2:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Risk management has a variety of metrics, almost all dealing with how well the process is being maintained. What is needed are metrics that determine whether the process is working. In particular, risk management is a fundamentally a two step process: identify the risks, and mitigate the risks. Both can and should be measured to know whether your risk management process is effective. This presentation describes the first in a two part series on how to measure the effectiveness of risk management on projects and programs. The first metric will show how to measure how well your project is identifying the risks. Coupled with a later discussion on mitigation measures, the effectiveness of the R&O process can be determined.

Influence and Lateral Leadership Across Cultures

Jun 3, 2015 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Modern leaders and managers increasingly recognize the importance of being able to influence people over whom they don’t have formal authority. Because authority is becoming an ambiguous concept, contemporary leaders can no longer simply tell others what to do, particularly when facing common issues such as: - Working across departments in a matrix and flat structure, where authority and responsibility are unclear. - Working across cultures in multi-site or multinational organizations. - Managing projects across national boundaries. - Managing cross-functional and cross-cultural teams located in different countries. - Trying to get ideas accepted upward and across organizations.

Changing the Culture to a Customer-Centric Organization

Jun 3, 2015 2:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Programs and projects are done for customers, whether internal, external, or hidden, and in our work, we need to actively engage customers to focus on them for business value. Our goal is to anticipate customer requirements and involve customers from the beginning and after program and project completion.

EMEA Congress Highlights – Business Analysis and Requirements Management

Jun 4, 2015 11:00 AM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

PMI® Global Congress 2015-EMEA key topic take-a-ways: A spotlight on Business Analysis and Requirements Management Please join us and continue the conversation with presenters from PMI Global Congress 2015 –EMEA. During this webinar we’ll explore best practices, key takeaways and lessons learned from Business Analysis and Requirements Management sessions. Don’t miss this opportunity to virtually meet the presenters and get a glimpse into their post-conference highlights and teachable moments from PMI Global Congress 2015 –EMEA.

Requirements Definition - Project and Outcome Success Drivers, PMI’s Road Map

Jun 4, 2015 1:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

A recurring challenge for projects is the delivery of outcomes that meet stakeholder expectations. When outcomes do not produce expected results, the associated implementations that delivered those outcomes will likely be viewed unfavorably. Requirements definition is a well-known technique for specifying project deliverables and outcomes. Incorporating requirements definition into project phases can significantly improve the chances that the outcomes will meet expectations, and the associated implementation will be judged a success. Attendees will walk away with learning how to define requirements before project starts to improve project and outcome success, how the project charter contains the business analysis, and more.

Project HEADWAY: Managing Change: Whose Job Is It Anyway? - Reschedule

Jun 4, 2015 3:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Reschedule from May 21, 2015. In this webinar, Mark Mullaly explores the challenging but important topic of organizational change management. He explores how the discipline of change management has evolved, and what is expected to successfully manage organizational change. Most importantly, he explores the answers to the fundamental questions regarding projects that deliver change: Where does it fit in the process of project management, how does it work, and whose job is it anyway?

EMEA Congress Highlights - Leadership

Jun 8, 2015 11:00 AM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Description: PMI® Global Congress 2015 - EMEA key topic take-a-ways: A spotlight on Leadership Please join us and continue the conversation with presenters from PMI Global Congress 2015 – EMEA. During this webinar we’ll explore best practices, key takeaways and lessons learned from innovative and transformational Leadership sessions. Don’t miss this opportunity to virtually meet the presenters and get a glimpse into their post-conference highlights and teachable moments from PMI Global Congress 2015 – EMEA.

Emotional Intelligence in a Project Environment

Jun 11, 2015 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Decades of researches show that Emotional Intelligence is key to success. For Project managers, with their success being dependent on other people, the constant development of Emotional Intelligence becomes crucial. This webinar shows simple concepts and actions that every project manager can take to develop and apply Emotional Intelligence in projects and also better understand stakeholders' feelings, emotions and behaviors.

Strengthen Your Project Management Leadership Skills

Jun 17, 2015 2:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

The best Project Managers are outstanding leaders. They motivate, bring people together, and accomplish great things. They are the pillars of any organization. They are the ones that succeed. Leadership competence is not an optional project management skill, but a key part of being a successful and respected Project Manager. Please join Laszlo as he reviews the Project Management Leadership Model and discusses proven techniques to strengthen your leadership skills to meet today’s project challenges.

Project HEADWAY: Politics & Process: A Guide To Establishing Strategic Alignment

Jun 18, 2015 3:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

We know that our projects are supposed to be responsive to organizational strategy, and should represent the top priorities of the organization. Yet establishing alignment is often dismissed as ‘doing portfolio management.’ What project managers really need to know about ensuring priority and understanding alignment.

Project HEADWAY: Managing Innovation: Just An Oxymoron?

Jul 16, 2015 3:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

Innovation and creativity are often referred to as interchangeable ideas. And there is a strong sense that creativity is a product of inspiration and sudden insight. So can innovation be managed? And what would that look like?


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