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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

How a Canadian Project Recognized for Excellence Freezes Challenges for Icy Results

Mar 28, 2018 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)

The Gahcho Kué Project created the largest new diamond mine constructed in the world since 2003. In one of the world’s harshest climates, the project was successfully completed two months ahead of schedule. This project achieved its goals even with several chilling challenges. The Gahcho Kué project was awarded as a 2017 PMI Project of the Year Finalist. Learn about this awarded project’s challenges, best practices, and lessons learned in this webinar.

On-demand Webinars

Successful Change Management: How to Turn Stakeholders into Advocates

by David McGimpsey
March 07, 2018 | 61:16 | Views: 1,804 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 3.85 / 5

What went wrong? If you got everything right along the way and the change effort still faces problems, chances are you are not communicating effectively. In this session, we'll explore how communication influences change projects.

Shaping your Intercultural Project Leadership: How to Leverage Cross-Cultural Challenges in your Project

by David Colliquet, Robert de Quelen
March 06, 2018 | 61:58 | Views: 1,118 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 3.97 / 5

Intercultural gaps threaten many projects. National cultures, job cultures, enterprise cultures, generational cultures: any gap in those components can lead projects to face culture clashes…and additional problems. Yet, project managers can not only actively manage those gaps, but also leverage them and thus extend leadership skills. This webinar will highlight which levers project managers can use to identify and proactively manage intercultural factors within the project, and suggest practical ways to develop an intercultural leadership style which can be effective both at personal and team level.

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Save Time With Tools And Templates

The Trust Window

by William Davis

How can a team know if dysfunction affects it? And if it does affect it, how can a team reduce or minimize this dysfunction? One way to assess the level of trust within a team is to use the Trust Window—a simple, visual way for teams to gauge their level of trust along two dimensions: sense of safety and confidence in others. Use this template with the accompanying article.

Salience Model Based Stakeholder Register

PREMIUM deliverable
by Stefano Talamo

This template can be seen as an extension of a typical stakeholder register (general information and level of interest/engagement), enriched with classification regarding a salience model.

Using Social Media

PREMIUM presentation
by Mayte Maria Sivera

Need a quick crash course on some social media basics? What is it? What myths are out there? How can we use it in our projects and organizations? What platforms are there? Use this primer for project managers to help find the answers.

Project Kickoff Checklist

by Andy Jordan

This brief checklist is intended to help project managers ensure they are ready to conduct project kickoff sessions. Project managers should review the questions asked in this checklist and make notes of any items that are unclear/outstanding /etc. Any areas that are still unclear require action plans.

Learn From Others

Effective Metrics: What is Measured, Improves

by Anju Aggarwal

Management philosophy believes that what is measured gets managed. Hence, metrics suggest whether the process is in order or needs external interference. They form the basis of control in any organization. Learn more about the key features of effective metrics.

El Rol de la Comunicación en Proyectos y Pequeñas Empresas

by Angelica Larios, PMP

La comunicación interna genera ideas, y las ideas pueden convertirse en procesos, productos o servicios innovadores, o llevar a la adopción de nuevas tecnologías y conocimientos. La comunicación abierta juega un papel central en negocios creativos e innovadores. Aprenda cómo mejorar la comunicación puede mejorar los resultados y beneficiar a su negocio.

The Role of Communication in Projects and Small Organizations

by Angelica Larios, PMP

Internal communication generates ideas—and ideas can become innovative processes, products or services, or lead to the adoption of new technologies and knowledge. Open communication plays a central role in creative and innovative businesses. Learn how improving communication can enhance results and benefit your business.

Understanding the Decision-Making Dynamic

by Gundo Nevhutalu

Of the many reasons that could cause contractors to experience a project delay or cost overruns, two elements always get this practitioner's attention: ineffective communication and slow decision making. How can this be solved? It all starts with understanding the process.

Negotiation: A Key Skill for Project Success

by Syed Moize

In this article, the author introduces some key concepts of negotiation, shows why negotiations play a critical role in our day-to-day work and shares how we can improve our negotiation skills so that we create a win-win situation for our projects and business issues.

Las Reglas no Escritas de los Proyectos

by Jose Alzurut

En cada organización existen reglas no escritas del juego por ende los proyectos se amoldan a las mismas. Pero las reglas no escritas no son buenas o malas. Sencillamente son apropiadas o inapropiadas, según lo que la organización este tratando de lograr y los verdaderos problemas se presentan cuando aquellas se refuerzan entre sí en modos que nadie identifica.

Transitioning a Co-located Scrum Team: Lessons Learned

by Sally Wycislak Bommen

Many companies are outsourcing to India, and the process of creating an agile, distributed team could have many potential pitfalls. Here, lessons learned are shared based on two years of continuous improvement to get a strong, contributing agile scrum team.

Ties That Bind Virtual Teams

by Priya Sanjeevi Raja, PMP

Companies are utilizing virtual teams to bring together ideas, talents, resources and opportunities. Explore various virtual team management strategies as implemented by the author within a team of women e-learning professionals. Project managers will be able to identify tried and tested methods for managing virtual teams.

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