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My new podcast: “How To Pass The PMP On Your First Try” – FREE thru Sunday at midnight (Plus more Podcasts)

1) How To Pass The PMP On The First Try My new podcast just came out today where I was interviewed by Helena Liu for ExamsPM Summit 2017 (filled with PMP tips!) It's based on the more than 200 PMP Prep classes I've given for NYU, the US Army, Fordham University, and many other companies and [...]

By | 2017-10-28T10:27:52+00:00 October 27th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Get a Jump-Start on Agile from my book: The Project Management Answer Book (2nd Edition)

Agile is NOT currently on the PMP test... But starting on March 26, 2018, PMP test-takers will be facing both Waterfall (a.k.a., the Predictive Approach) and Agile Approach questions. And the new PMP Prep books will all soon need to be covering both approaches. To give you a head-start on Agile, my book: The [...]

By | 2017-10-27T11:10:35+00:00 October 26th, 2017|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hello, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia! FB ‘LIKES’​ for my book from 51st country!

Reaching international readers is very special to me because my parents both emigrated to the US from Poland (neither one speaking any English when they first came over). I wrote The Project Management Answer Book in easy-to-read Q&A format to make the PMI best practices short and clear, but also highly-detailed. It provides more [...]

By | 2017-10-25T19:36:06+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Upcoming Events for PMs in NYC in October!

1. "Waste Not" (Gallery Exhibit thru Nov. 22!) ISSP Greater NYC Chapter, Sustainability in Focus Artist: "Paul Bulteel: Waste Not" EVENT: Day/Date/Time: Wednesday October 18th, 6:30pm - 8:30 PM Paul Bulteel Gallery Show: Thru November 22 Location: Anastasia Photo, 143 Ludlow Street, New York City Info/Reg Link   2. From People's Car to Public Fraud: A Conversation About the Volkswagen 'Defeat [...]

By | 2017-10-25T17:58:26+00:00 September 27th, 2017|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The PMP Exam is changing March 26, 2018

Just the Facts (From PMI.org, today, 9/22) "The PMP exam is changing beginning 26 March 2018. If you schedule your exam on 26 March or later, you will receive an updated version of the exam that references the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition. Anyone taking the exam prior to 26 March 2018 will receive the current version of [...]

By | 2017-09-22T16:32:07+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Did you know that PMI accommodates test-takers who have medical, language and other needs for their exam?

Recently one of my students crushed her PMP test with an awesome score. And her accomplishment was all the more impressive because she passed while under quite an extra challenge: she was in the 3rd Trimester of her pregnancy! PMI (Project Management Institute) approves special accommodations for testers on a case-by-case basis. And they [...]

By | 2017-09-20T15:46:29+00:00 September 20th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Great events for PMs coming up in September!

1. ISSP Greater NYC: Movie! (International Society of SustainabilityProfessionals) Movie: Ocean Frontiers III: Leaders in Ocean Stewardship & the New Blue Economy Day/Date/Time: Tuesday, September 19th, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Location: Romano & Associates, 520 Eighth Avenue Link: https://www.sustainabilityprofessionals.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=5907 2. ISSP Greater NYC (Int'l Society of Sustainability Professionals) PANEL: Leaders In Sustainability Day/Date/Time: Wednesday, September 13, 6:00 PM [...]

By | 2017-09-20T15:09:29+00:00 September 11th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments