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DOG-SWIMMING!

When I’m not teaching PMP at NYU, my favorite pastime is getting our dog Mavis swimming – here she is diving into the pond at the Berkshire Mountain House!

 

By |May 27th, 2016|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

FEBRUARY — PM Events in NYC

1) NYC Scrum February Meet-Up

Topic: RETROSPECTIVES!

Speaker: Retrium CEO and Co-Founder David Horowitz

Day/Date/Time: Thursday, February 18, 6:00 PM

Location: Havas Worldwide (200 Hudson St., just south of Canal St. – Tribeca)

Registration Link (Free Beer, Free Wine, Free Pizza!)

 

2) Agile NYC: Monthly Chapter Meeting 

Topic: The Secret Science of Agile Testing
Speaker: Paul Carvalho

Day/Date/Time: Monday, Feb. 22 (5:30 PM)

Location: Pace […]

By |January 10th, 2016|NYU PMP, PMP, Scrum|0 Comments

PM Events in NYC in Jan (& Beyond)

1) NYC Lean/Kanban – January Meet-Up

Topic: “Design Thinking the Learning Organization using Lean A3”

Speaker: Will Evans
Day/Date/Time: Wednesday, January 6
Location: Spotify – 45 West 17th Street, 7th Floor
Registration Link

2) ISSP Greater NYC Chapter
Webinar: The UN Sustainable Development Goals – A Guided Tour

Day/Date/Time: Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM EST (Virtual: Dial-In Only)

Presenter: Alan AtKisson 

Registration Link

3) ISSP Greater NYC […]

By |September 20th, 2015|Agile, blog, NYCScrum, NYU PMP|0 Comments

Upcoming PM / Agile Events in NYC: March 2015

1. Special Event: Big Apple Scrum Day 2015  (June 1, 2015)

        Topic: Full Day of Presentations on Scrum Agile!

        Link To Event

        List of Speakers Already Announced so far! 
        Keynote: Daniel Mezick
        Contact: Dana Pylayeva
        

 2) SPECIAL EVENT: “Women In Project Management!”

Day/Date/Time: Thursday, March […]

By |February 9th, 2015|NYCScrum, NYU PMP|0 Comments

Upcoming PM / Agile Events in NYC: July 2015

1. Special Event: Big Apple Scrum Day 2015  (June 1, 2015)

        Topic: Full Day of Presentations on Scrum Agile!

        Link To Event

        List of Speakers Already Announced so far! 
        Keynote: Daniel Mezick
        Contact: Dana Pylayeva
        

 2) SPECIAL EVENT: “Women In Project Management!”

Day/Date/Time: Thursday, March […]

By |February 9th, 2015|NYCScrum, NYU PMP|0 Comments

My interview with Soma Bhattacharya about the 2nd Edition of my book (reprinted from Soma’s blogsite)

Thanks again to author / blogger / Agile Evangelist Soma Bhattacharya for interviewing me for her blog: Stepping Into PM: The Journey Continues.

New Resources Pt 1 – Interview with Jeff Furman
This is a special short and crisp series of posts that promise to help you get prepped up for 2015. And we start with some new available resources that […]

By |January 31st, 2015|blog, Books|0 Comments

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

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 just released a […]

By |December 24th, 2014|Books, NYU PMP, Uncategorized|1 Comment

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

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 PMBOK V5)
A new chapter on Integration Management […]

By |November 13th, 2014|Army - PMP Class, Books, NYU PMP|0 Comments

GUEST BLOG: My Life Is A PMP Ethics Question (for Elizabeth Harrin’s ‘A Girl’s Guide To 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 in […]

By |July 4th, 2013|blog, knowledge|0 Comments

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Network meeting
 Monthly Chapter Meeting

 

You DO NOT have to […]

By |June 8th, 2013|knowledge, pmi|0 Comments