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A Few Special Events In NYC For PMs In June

Some great events coming up in Manhattan in June. 1. Internet Of Things Expo (IOT) IOT Expo (June 6-8) Day/Date/Time: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday June 6, 7, 8 (3 Day Event) Twitter: @ThingsExpo, #IOT, #ThingsExpo Info/Reg Link 2. PMI NY Metro Cruise Around Manhattan PMI NYC [...]

By | 2017-06-28T12:28:05+00:00 June 4th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

How many careers have you already had? (“I’ve been a puppet, a pauper, a pirate, a poet, a pawn and a king…” ~Sinatra)

In one of his countless hits, "That's Life" (audio link) Frank Sinatra famously sang: I've been a puppet, a pauper, a pirate, a poet, a pawn and a king   I've been up and down and over and out, and I know one thing   Each time I find myself laying flat on my face I pick myself up [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:04+00:00 May 26th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Highlights from the Propelify 2017 Innovation Festival in Hoboken! (May 18)

Photos of my favorite speakers / panels from the festival: 1. Ariana Huffington (Thrive Global) + Laurel Toubey (Flatiron Investors) 2. Jeremy Smerd, Editor, Crain's New York Business, interviewing Ryan Harwood, Founder/CEO, PureWow 3. Michael Won, Jet.com, Hicham Dudghiri, Enigma.com, Frida Polli, Founder/CEO, Pymetrics.com, and Justin Hendrix, NYC Media Lab (was the Panel Moderator) 4: [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:04+00:00 May 21st, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

5 PM Events In The Next 10 Days!

1. Book Chat: with Jack Ewing - on his new book about the Volkswagen "Defeat Device Scandal" Book Chat: Jack Ewing at NYU Stern (May 23) Day/Date/Time: Tuesday, May 23, 6:30 PM Location: NYU Stern (Tisch Hall) 40 West 4th Street Author Jack Ewing interviewed live about his new book: "Faster, Higher, Farther" (The [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:04+00:00 May 13th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Recommended: Book + Lecture + Article about VW’s amazingly costly “Defeat Device” Scandal

Imagine buying a car you thought was "green," and then finding out it was deliberately designed to reduce emissions only while it's being inspected (but then pollutes like crazy when you're driving it out on the road!) 3 amazing things about this scandal: 1) That a name revered for quality like Volkswagen would deliberately risk [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:04+00:00 May 10th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

Exclusive Discount on the PMP Exam Simulator: $10 off through May 31 (coupon code)

Key to passing the PMP Exam is getting very good at answering practice questions. And for the month of May, I am offering a discount on the best test tool I know of: The PMP Exam Simulator (the one I recommend to all my NYU PMP students). Just use the following Coupon Code and Registration Link: Coupon Code: [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:05+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|NYCScrum, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Outstanding Presentation on Sustainability last nite: Laurent Claquin (ISSP NYC)

Laurent Claquin, President,Kering Americas A large group of sustainability-minded professionals and students was treated to an extremely well-received seminar last night by Laurent Claquin, President of Kering Americas (parent company of 20 global luxury, sports, and lifestyle brands, including Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Stella McCartney, and Puma). The event was part of the [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:05+00:00 April 20th, 2017|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Special Events For PMs In April

 1) ISSP NYC - Free Spring Networking Event (International Society of Sustainability Professionals) The Impossible Burger! (ISSP NYC - April 3) Event: Free Meet-Up: Food & Drinks A Chance To Try The Impossible Burger  (100% cow-less burger!) Location: Bareburger: 535 LaGuardia Place (Btwn Bleecker & W 3rd St) Day/Date/Time: Monday, April 3, 6:00 - 9:00 PM [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:05+00:00 March 14th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments