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I will be giving a Free Presentation: “PMP EXAM INFO SESSION” for PMI NYC on August 22 (at Fordham U!)

    I will be giving a Presentation: "PMP Exam Info Session" on behalf of PMI NYC at Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus. Day/Date/Time:      Tuesday, August 22, 6:00 - 7:00 Location:                      Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus, 113 West 60th Street Info/Reg Link: [...]

By | 2017-08-17T14:45:09+00:00 July 29th, 2017|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|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 [...]

By | 2017-08-16T10:43:24+00:00 April 20th, 2017|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

My new podcast: Interviewed all the way from Carrick-On-Shannon, Ireland — Thx, Johnny Beirne!

A Big Thanks to Johnny Beirne, host of The Project Management Paradise podcast series, based in Carrick-On-Shannon, County Leitrin, Ireland, for our interview: Episode #24: Project Management Ethics & More. Johnny Beirne, Host of The Project Management Paradise Podcast, and President of Speakify In our short 25 minute interview, we touched on quite a few topics: How [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:08+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Makes a great Stocking-stuffer! (31 out of 31 Five-Star Amazon Reviews for my book: “The Project Management Answer Book”)

"Buy my Dad's book!" ~Mavis So far my book, The Project Management Answer Book, 2nd Edition has gotten 31/31 Five-Star Amazon Reviews. The reviewers cite how the book helped them pass their CAPM and PMP tests. They like the Q&A style, the PMP test tip boxes, the hands-on examples, and the easy-to-use templates [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:09+00:00 November 30th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Book Recommendation: “The Bounce Back” by Sherri Thomas

My favorite presentation at the PMI North American Global Congress 2016 in San Diego was by Sherri Thomas, PMP:  Career Coach/International Speaker/Best-selling author, about her book: The Bounce Back: Personal Stories of Bouncing Back Faster and Higher from a Layoff, Re-org or Career Setback. And it was great meeting Sherri in the Q&A after her [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:09+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|NYU PMP, pmi, Uncategorized|0 Comments

PMINYC Holiday Party Nov. 30 + Events for PMs in November

1) PMINYC Happy Holidays Networking Event - Nov. 30 Day/Date/Time - Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 5:30 PM -  8:30 PM Location: Connolly's Times Square, 121 West 45th Street Registration Link 2) PMI NYC: Annual End-of-Year Meeting (Dec. 7) Topic: Keeping Spirits High In Stressful Times (The 4 Behavior Types) Speaker: Brigid Buchheit Carney Day/Date/Time: Monday, Dec. [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:10+00:00 October 24th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Autumn colors coming to NYU: My Fall & Spring courses

Autumn Colors coming to NYU (Washington Square Park) October 14, 2016 (JF) FALL 2016 (Registration Links Below) Persuasive Presentations For PMs: Thursday evenings, Nov. 3 - Dec. 15 Earned Value Management: 1-Day Intensive, Saturday, Nov. 19 Critical Path Method: 1-Day Intensive, Saturday, Nov. 1 Ethics In PM: Saturdays, Dec. 3 - Dec. 10 PMP PREP: Saturdays, [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:10+00:00 October 14th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Events in NYC for PMs – October 2016

1) NYC Scrum – October Meet-Up (FREE!) Annual Retrospective and Pro-spective  Presenter: Mary Pratt, CSM/CSPO Day/Date/Time: Thursday, October 20, 6:00 PM Location: Havas Worldwide (200 Hudson St., just south of Canal St. – Tribeca) Registration Link (Free Beer, Free Wine, Free Pizza, Free Seminar!) Mary Pratt, CSM, CSPO 2) ISSP - Greater NYC Chapter [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:10+00:00 October 6th, 2016|blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Upcoming PM Events In NYC: September

August / September – PM Events In NYC 1) Agile Day 2016 (Annual Event!) Topic: Full Day of Education / Multiple Presentations + Networking Day/Date/Time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 9:00 – 7:00 Location: Pace University Keynote Speaker: Elisa Delesie  “Evoke The Soul Of Agile”  Speaker Line-Up: Sweta Mistry, Natalie Warnert, Roman Pichler, Tricia Broderick, Jesse Fewell, Richard [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:11+00:00 September 12th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments