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We are frequently asked how to report PDUs for our events. There are two options: you can follow the steps below to report directly online on PMI’s website – OR- you can download the editable pdu reporting form and email it to PMI … Continue reading

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I’m very excited to announce that I’ve completed my degree program for the Masters of Science at Boston University in Project Management! I attended the graduation ceremonies in May along with Leonard Nimoy who was given an honorary doctorate by … Continue reading

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Project Management for Information Technology (4th Edition) Cost: $499 25 PDUs! Project management refers to the art, or science, of directing projects. This course, Project Management for Infor-mation Technology, focuses more specifically on how project manage-ment concepts can be applied … Continue reading

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James Edgell, VP of Information Systems at Motient and host of Managing Soft-ware Development (The MSD Show) provides us with his experience of COQ as it relates to software develop-ment projects. He discusses a number of metrics that COQ, a … Continue reading

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Many of you know that I teach a basic account-ing course for Project Managers. The PM‘s who take this course are interested in the accounting aspects of project management and the company. We as project managers are always concerned with … Continue reading

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Are you a PMP boot camp alumni and passed your PMP exam recently? Let us know! This month Al is leaving for a 2- week vacation in Turkey (someone has to do it I guess!). Hopefully things will go well … Continue reading

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Bill Hertzing and Roger Hinckley of SBTI, a 6 sigma training and consulting management firm, discuss issues with implementing 6-Sigma and Lean in an inter-national project. It’s important to have a process improvement consistent language across cultures and to have … Continue reading

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Most people associate quality with Manufacturing. This may have been in the past but today it is in everything we do as project managers, no matter what industry we work in. We have the responsibility to deliver a quality product … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the winner of our USB/MP3 Player drawing at last month’s AM on PM Breakfast Forum. We think it was Greg Coutant —was it (can you verify Greg)?? One thing I‘ll warn you with, it may be difficult to … Continue reading

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IBM has a 10-minute pod-cast series, called BizTech Report. This BizTech Reports podcast features a conver-sation between Lane Cooper and Ed Thum, Program Di-rector for Rational Software at IBM, to explore the stra-tegic and operational impli-cations of the current IT … Continue reading

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