Posts Tagged ‘PMAnswerBook’

Upcoming PM / Agile Events in NYC: Feb / March 2015

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on February 9, 2015 – 10:55 am

1) NYC Scrum – Monthly Meeting      Day/Date/Time: Thursday, Feb. 19, 6:00 PM      Location: Havas Worldwide, 200 Hudson Street (1 block south of Canal St)      FREE RAFFLE at meeting – 2 copies of “The PM Answer Book” (2nd Edition)      Registration Link      TOPIC:   Self Organization and the […]

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

Icon Written by Jeff Furman on January 31, 2015 – 12:22 am

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 […]

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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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