Posts Tagged ‘PMAnswerBook’

My interview with Elizabeth Harrin about the 2nd Edition of my book (our interview reprinted from her blogsite)

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on December 24, 2014 – 9:38 pm

Thanks again to book author / blogger / program manager Elizabeth Harrin for interviewing me for her blog: A Girls’ Guide To Project Management. “Project Management Answers: Interview with author Jeff Furman” by ELIZABETH HARRIN on 10/12/2014 The PMBOK® Guide v5 refresh introduced new topics for students taking the PMP exam. Jeff Furman, author of The Project Management Answer Book, has […]

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Announcement: 2nd Edition, The Project Management Answer Book!

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on November 13, 2014 – 4:24 pm

3 ways to order: Amazon Link In-Person at the NYU Bookstore (726 Broadway, corner of Waverly Place) Order Direct From The Publisher In the 2nd Edition, I’ve added: Many PMP Test Tips throughout the book in easy-to-find “call-out boxes” A new chapter on Scrum Agile (very robust chapter – 58 Q&As!) A new chapter on Stakeholder Management (new with […]

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GUEST BLOG: My Life Is A PMP Ethics Question (for Elizabeth Harrin’s ‘A Girl’s Guide To PM’)

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on July 4, 2013 – 12:44 pm

I was honored to be asked by Elizabeth to write a guest blog for her famous blogsite: “A Girl’s Guide To Project Management.”  “My Life Is A PMP Ethics Question”  is based on an experience I had as a PM that if I could go back in time and get a “do-over” (like Bill Murray […]

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Free! Did you know you could attend a Free Meeting of PMI NYC’s Chapter (if you’ve taken a PM course?)

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on June 8, 2013 – 3:47 pm

              The PMI NYC Chapter, one of the most robust PMI chapters in the U.S., is offering a FREE CHAPTER MEETING OF YOUR CHOICE as part of their “Student Guest Program.”  You have a choice of 2 types of chapter meetings for your free meeting:  CDN – Career Development […]

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Recommended Video: “The Cost of Bad Project Management” (plus InfoGraphic!)

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on March 18, 2013 – 7:32 pm

This video ==> “The Cost of Bad Project Management“ would make for a great opening to a presentation or class. It’s free! from the people at OneDesk based in Montreal. It includes alarming stats from a Price Waterhouse Coopers study (on project failure rates). OneDesk grants permission for free use of this video in presentations and classes, and to […]

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6 Agile Events in the next 4 Weeks (NYC – February / March 2013)

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on February 17, 2013 – 9:35 am

1) Agile NYC User Group Meeting – Monday, March 11, 2013 Seminar:                  Monthly Meeting / Seminar Presenter:                Bruce Eckfeldt Day/Date:                Monday, March 11 Time:                   […]

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New PMBOK V5 – My Favorite Change So Far

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on January 2, 2013 – 10:07 am

- PMBOK V5 is the new standard from PMI effective 01/01/2013. I. The 2 BIGGEST changes in PMBOK V5: New 10th Knowledge Area: Stakeholder Management 4 new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management & Plan Stakeholder Management. II. My FAVORITE change so far in the new PMBOK V5: […]

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My Next 3 Classes For NYU!

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on June 15, 2012 – 11:21 am

  1) Basic PM – PROJ1-CE8600 – a 3-day “INTRO” class in Project Management (3 Sessions) Registration is closed for this class – class completes this week.  But seats are open in the 2 classes below.   2) Basic PM – PROJ1-CE8600 – a 3-day “INTRO” class in Project Management (3 Sessions) Registration – Basic PM – […]

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Get a double-edge on the job market: my PMP classes at NYU will ALSO give you credits toward the NYU Certification in PM

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on May 30, 2012 – 8:34 am

I’ll be teaching 3 courses at NYU in the next few months that prepare you for both PMI’s PMP and CAPM certifications as well as earn credits toward NYU’s Certificate In Project Management.   1) Basic PM – I’m giving 2 3-day sessions of “Basic Project Management” (PROJ1-CE8600) – One in the Summer Semester and one […]

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Upcoming Agile / SCRUM / PM Events in NYC in May

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on May 1, 2012 – 9:01 pm

Teaching 4 weeks of PMP Bootcamp in June           Will update this page next for July  2012                     Jeff Furman (@PMAnswerBook)                                       1) NYC […]

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