In this talk, award-winning author Steve McConnell uses the "Four Core Influences" framework from his upcoming book, Software Engineering Essentials, to dissect published reports of software project outcomes. He demonstrates how to use sound software engineering judgment to vastly improve understanding of software project dynamics, which in turn leads to correct diagnosis of failure, more effective corrective actions for projects already underway, and a significantly improved chance of success on every project.
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Strategic Change • Why is managing change in organizations so difficult? • How can I become more effective in managing change? Darryl will answer these questions based on his experience as a consultant in helping organizations manage change in Government and in IT projects. You will learn about the 3 different types of change, the 3 levels of change and how to adapt your change strategies and techniques to effectively manage change in your organization
The presentation is about raising awareness about how confronting ethical issues require action plans and practice, just as project management. William Ernest will adapt the methodology described in the book "Giving voice to values" to real project management examples. This method focuses on a practice-based approach for not letting our values succumb to temptations in our professional careers. Because of this we need to think ahead of possible ethical dilemmas, to develop action plans and scripts.
If getting your stakeholders aligned (and keeping them that way) is critical to your project’s success, this webinar will show you practical ways to make it all happen. With one simple framework, focused on quality relationships, you will learn how to map out the territory, develop a clear strategy and start to influence more effectively.
This webinar provides some of the “greatest hits” of the key learnings as captured by 2 members of a large pharma/medical products company. You will learn: - What is a strategic initiative and what are the success factors? - How can you sell a vision? - What are some tips for making faster and better decisions? - Why program management is not project management on steroids - How leaders work with ambiguity and conflict
This webinar provides key learnings in strategic initiatives. At the end you will learn: • What is a strategic initiative and what are the success factors? • How can you sell a vision? • What are some tips for making faster and better decisions? • Why program management is not project management on steroids • How leaders work with ambiguity and conflict • How strategic initiatives helped Domino’s Pizza Turnaround, “Driving Growth Through Innovation” at Royal DSM and Destination Disney • And much more
As project managers, we strive to learn from our past experiences, and we guide and teach others to do the same. We leverage approaches such as lessons learned to fine-tune the methodology, all to make each project better than the last, and sometimes we succeed. However, when navigating the domain of the unpredictable, these traditional lessons learned often “come up short” for advice, hence the need for a different type of lesson that I call “strategic lessons learned.”
Please join us for this webinar on scheduling across the enterprise, presented by Tim Cermak, MBA, PMP, “Doc” Dochtermann, PMP, PMI-SP, MCTS, Lynn Jesus-Olhausen, PMP, MCTS. This webinar will present the key aspects of enterprise scheduling and illustrate key challenges beyond individual / standalone project scheduling. Participants will also learn about what they will need to know to successfully ‘Go Enterprise’ within their organizations. See a demo of an enterprise Strategic Project Controls System
Strategies for Developing the Most Sought-After Leadership Qualities: Building a High-Performing Team
This is in the sixth installment in an 8-part webinar series, Strategies for Developing the Most Sought-After Leadership Qualities, presented by Uri Galimidi. This series focuses on eight critical leadership skills that will help Project Managers become more accomplished professionals.