Episode 398: Coaching, Mentoring, Training & Motivational Techniques #PMOT

Play Now: For your Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Training Susanne Madsen, Author Every project that you and I have ever and will ever manage depends on people’s skills. The sponsor relies on you as the project manager to successfully lead the team, you rely on the team to have what it takes to create all the deliverables at the required quality, and the end user — the recipient...

Episode 397: Lessons Learned Management Techniques #PMOT

Play Now: For your Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Elizabeth Harrin, FAPM There is no doubt in my mind that you have heard the term lessons learned before. It is mentioned extensively throughout A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide), I teach it as part of my PMP training lessons and my favorite search engine gives me over 51,000 results for the search...

Episode 396: More Projects Are Using Agile Than Ever #PMOT #Agile

Play Now: For your PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam Joseph Flahiff, PMP, PMI-ACP Are you using an adaptive life cycle to manage your projects? You know, something that falls under the general umbrella of Agile like Scrum, XP, Kanban or DSDM? And if your answer to this question is yes, then think about when exactly you started using these approaches, because that date says a lot...

Episode 395: How to Pass the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam #PMOT #Agile #PMI-ACP

Play Now: Agile exam prep on your smart phone: Yazmine Darcy, MBA, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM This is another episode where I’m asking: Are you currently studying or thinking about studying for your PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam? Wonderful. That’s what we are going to be talking about. In this interview you are going to meet Yazmine Darcy (https://www.linkedin.com/in/yazminedarcy)....

Episode 400 Prep: Risk Management for the Big 4-oh-oh

Play Now: Cornelius Fichtner, PMP, CSM Hello PM Podcast Subscribers. The “big” episode 400 of The PM Podcast is coming up soon. And we are currently in the process of making some technical changes and preparations for this. So we are publishing this short episode here as a quick sanity check to ensure that things are working properly. Please feel free to simply delete this one from your...

Episode 394: Project Management is Hard. Complexity Makes it Even Harder. (Premium) #PMOT

This episode is reserved for subscribers of the Premium Podcast. Learn how to subscribe to the Premium Podcast to access this interview and transcript… For your Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam use PMP exam prep on your phone with The PM PrepCast: Jordan Kyriakidis, CEO of QRA Corp One thing that every project manager notices over the course of her or his career is this: We begin...

Episode 393: How to Pass the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam #PMOT #Agile

Play Now: Agile exam prep on your smart phone: Stas Podoxin, MBA, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM Are you currently studying or thinking about studying for your PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam? Wonderful. That’s what we are going to be talking about. In this interview you are going to meet Stas Podoxin (https://www.linkedin.com/in/staspodoxin). Stas is not only one of my students but also...

Episode 392: Face it. Your Project Requirements are Poorly Written! (Free) #PMOT

Play Now: For your Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam use PMP exam prep on your phone with The PM PrepCast: Jordan Kyriakidis, CEO of QRA Corp My goal of having these show notes on the website is to give a quick and concise introduction of the podcast topic and to tell you what you can expect to learn from it. Sometimes I am right on point and sometimes I’m a little more vague. And...

Episode 391: My Agile Exam Application Got Audited (Free) #PMOT #Agile

Play Now: Agile exam prep on your smart phone: Jonathan Hebert, PMP, PMI-ACP Are you by any chance thinking of getting your certification as a PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®? Great. Because that certification is our topic. Today you are going to meet Jonathan Hebert (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonathan-hebert-pmp-csm-pmi-acp-0712471) who not only passed his PMI-ACP® Exam, but he...

Episode 390: Conflict Resolution on Multicultural Projects (Premium) #PMOT #PM

This episode is reserved for subscribers of the Premium Podcast. Learn how to subscribe to the Premium Podcast to access this interview and transcript… For your Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam use PMP training on your phone with The PM PrepCast: Karin Brünnemann, PMP Are you currently managing a multicultural project? Well, no matter if you answered “yes” or “no” to this,...