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Upcoming Events For PMs: January & Beyond in NYC

  1) NYC Lean Kanban (Chelsea Weekly)  Day/Date/Time: Friday, Dec. 28, 8:30 AM Le Pain Quotidian, 124 7th Avenue (Chelsea, NYC) Info/Reg Link 2) PMI NYC Annual Holiday / Business Meeting (NYU's Kimmel Center) Uri Galimidi Day/Date/Time: Wednesday, January 17, 5:30 - 8:00 Speaker: Uri Galimidi FREE for PMINYC Chapter Members! Info/Reg Link Location: NYU [...]

By | 2018-01-18T03:31:48+00:00 December 24th, 2017|NYU PMP|0 Comments

A Few Recommended Resources For PMs For 2018 (Books, Groups, Events, Discounts)

Here are some of the best resources I've found this year: 1. GROUPS: The Project Management Café: Elizabeth Harrin's rapidly-growing new FaceBook discussion page, PM resource & FB Live video forum. ISSP Greater NYC: International Society of Sustainability Professionals. Awesome people, great speakers & great events! (A chapter of ISSP world-wide) 2. BOOKS: Faster, [...]

By | 2018-01-09T18:30:12+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|NYU PMP|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

My Fall 2016 Classes at NYU (2 New Courses: Critical Path & EVM)

This Fall & Spring, I will be offering two new one-day intensives at NYU SPS to help PMs increase their skill-set and beef up their studying toward the PMP exam: Critical Path Method (Saturday, Nov 12, and Saturday April 1) Earned Value Management (Saturday, Nov. 19, and Saturday, Feb 25) (Each will also provide 8 PDUs for [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:11+00:00 August 7th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

PMP Test Tip – It’s not enough to memorize the formulas: you have to know how to “balance” them (Basic Algebra)

Many PMP and CAPM candidates are not aware that lite knowledge of Basic Algebra can come in very handy on the test. Some questions may supply you with the end-result of a formula, and expect you to work backwards using algebra to solve for the inputs. Below is an EXAMPLE: TEST TIP! “Balance the equation… to isolate [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:28+00:00 June 30th, 2013|NYU PMP|2 Comments

Video Recommendation: “Earned Value Management & MS Project 2010” (by Simon Hoare, via YouTube)

  Recommended Video by Simon Hoare: "Earned Value Management and MS Project 2010" Many project managers at first find the Earned Value Management (EVM) formulas daunting to learn. - The good news is that MS Project can do the EVM math for you. - And more good news is that this video by Simon [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:30+00:00 March 9th, 2013|knowledge, NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Book Review: “Managing The Black Hole: The Executive’s Guide To Software Project Risk” (Gary Gack)

For Project Managers, Program Managers and IT Executives looking to make their projects more efficient and profitable, "Managing The Black Hole: The Executive's Guide To Software Project Risk (Business Expert Publishing) is a very practical and "deep-dive" book, with a lot of valuable suggestions and tips that I think will be fresh ideas to many readers. The [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:39+00:00 August 11th, 2011|Books, knowledge|2 Comments

5 Excellent Agile Events in September in NYC (4 offering PDUs)

5 Agile events in Manhattan this month (the first 4 offering PDUs for PMPs). 1) “Turbo-Charging Agile Software Development with Lean Methods and Systems Thinking” (presented by NY SPIN) Date / Time: Tuesday, September 6, 2011, 5:30 – 8:00 PM Location: 1290 Avenue of the Americas between 51st and 52nd St. (Microsoft Offices) PRESENTER: Satish Thatte To [...]

By | 2011-08-09T09:33:34+00:00 August 9th, 2011|Agile, knowledge|0 Comments