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PMI Organizational Agility Conference 2016

September 14, 2016 | Online

Is Your Agile Transformation Set up to Fail? Find out at the PMI® Organizational Agility Conference 2016, FREE and Exclusive for PMI Members. We know there are barriers that slow your organization’s ability to be agile: failed agile transformations, complex organizational processes, team dynamics and the uncertain role of the PMO in an agile environment (just to name a few). Attend the PMI Organizational Agility Conference 2016 to get help breaking down these barriers. It’s free for PMI Members.

Upcoming Webinars

The Proven and Practical Project Manager Toolkit: Information Mapping, Results Chains, and Benefits Register

Dec 17, 2019 12:00 PM EST (UTC-5)
PREMIUM webinar

Every project manager should have a proven, practical, and powerful toolkit – of skills, techniques, processes, procedures, tools, and templates – to help a project or program's success. The toolkit should be proven (it works), practical (efficient and adaptable), and powerful (big impact). This webinar focuses on three proven, practical, and powerful tools: Information Mapping, Results Chains, and Benefits Registers.

The Secrets to Conducting an Effective Project Kickoff Meeting

Dec 18, 2019 2:00 PM EST (UTC-5)
PREMIUM webinar

The truth is that a project kickoff meeting can make or break a project. Done well, the kickoff meeting can set the project on a path for success, but a nightmare kickoff meeting can wreak havoc for months to come. These are a few simple secrets that can make a huge difference in the effectiveness of your next project kickoff meeting. If you're already familiar with kickoff meetings, no worries. This presentation isn't a soup to nuts overview of how to run a kickoff meeting. Instead, we'll identify several specific techniques that you can throw into your bag of tricks to avoid common pitfalls and move your kickoff meetings from good to great!

On-demand Webinars

Mastering the Art of Mediation

by Dana Bernstein
November 06, 2019 | 60:14 | Views: 4,364 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 4.63 / 5

In this webinar, we will discuss how mediation, an alternative dispute-resolution technique, can defuse tensions to make for a more productive work place. Using mediation skills instead of imposing a decision, you will be able to apply communication skills, objectivity, and creativity to help disputants reach their own voluntary solution to the conflict.

The Human Side of Digital Transformation

by Luis Alberto Caceres Villota
November 05, 2019 | 60:28 | Views: 2,866 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 4.15 / 5

No one loses weight just by wearing gym clothes or acquiring gym equipment. Likewise, dressing an organization with new technologies and exotic tools is not enough to achieve the expected benefits. Could it be even as dangerous as putting roller skates in an elephant? What is needed to ensure lasting results in digital transformation? The key is in the human side.

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Save Time With Tools And Templates

Deployment Plan

by Kristine Villalon

This template can help project managers plan key planning and customer activities in preparation for go-live. It can be easily tailored for deployment planning for projects of all sizes.

Meeting Template Package

by Elok Robert Tee

This package contains templates and a checklist that can be used for project management meetings: an Attendance List, Assigned Task List, Status List, AOB (Any Other Business) Items for Chairperson (Out of Agenda), Documents Circulated or Received List, and a Meeting Checklist. You can assign attendees to take charge of each form.

Communication Management Plan

PREMIUM deliverable
by Danilo Uvalin

Effective communication is a prerequisite for the successful management of a project. The communication management plan serves as a guide and creates a framework for communication throughout the life cycle of the project. This plan should guide the project manager and the project team in planning, managing and controlling communication based on stakeholder information needs.

Project Status Update (Presentation) (Korean Translation)

PREMIUM presentation
by Daniel Grzybek

이 프리젠 테이션 템플릿은 중대형 프로젝트 또는 동일한 이해 관계자가있는 여러 프로젝트를보고하는 데 사용되는 공식적인 고객 대응 현황 보고서입니다.

Learn From Others

Immunize Your Project from Toxic Team Members

by Wendy Liberko, PMP

Much like a flu shot protects you from a specific strain of the flu, this article presents actionable techniques for project managers to take to immunize their team from the negative effects associated with a toxic member. Learn how to identify and mitigate the contagious spread of toxic behaviors before the risk to your project becomes too great.

How Crucial Conversations Lead to Successful Transformation

by Shashank Sinha

The article talks about the myth that you must have strong pre-existing relationships to drive the key changes necessary to transform an organization. What truly helps attain success is having crucial conversations with one and all—one at a time.

Make It OK to Speak Truth and Take Risks

by Quint Studer

Psychological safety—the belief that one can communicate ideas, questions, concerns or mistakes without negative consequences—is one of the most important factors in team productivity and morale. Here are 16 ways to foster a project environment where people feel free to share their ideas, perspectives and feedback.

How to Connect with Project Stakeholders Through Social Media

by Bruce Harpham

With social media, you have less control than with traditional “broadcast” style media tools. That’s the downside. The upside: more conversation! That means greater opportunities to engage your stakeholders in a meaningful way.

Create Content, Share Content, Leverage Content

by Andy Jordan

Social media is a powerful tool to help improve the quality of project management in our organizations, but how many of us take full advantage of the opportunity?

When Your Social Media Presence Becomes a Project

by Mike Donoghue

If you are looking to use social media platforms as a way to sell your organization and its products and services, you will need to consider which ones would be good matches for your industry—and the best ones to use to pass your messages around.

Step Away From the Twitter

by Mark Mullaly, Ph.D., PMP

Social media is apparently more about helping people find like-minded individuals with whom they can share rants, making the world feel just a little more miserable. Don't fall into the trap.

Improve Stakeholder Relations by Adding a Social Component

by Joe Wynne

You can leverage the proven tactics of social media to improve communications with stakeholders in your project. But once you build foundational content on your project site and build in a discussion area, the trick is to keep the area fresh and “top of mind.”

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