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January Events For PMs (NYC)

1) Tech In Motion NYC - "New Year, New Connections" (Holiday Mixer) Stitch Bar "New Year, New Connections" (Holiday Mixer) Day/Date/Time: Wednesday, January 16, 6:30 - 9:00 PM Location: Stitch Bar & Lounge, 247 West 37th Street Info/Reg 2) PMI NYC - Annual Holiday Business Meeting (Jan 17) Mark Resch, PMP, [...]

By | 2019-01-12T23:19:14+00:00 December 28th, 2018|NYU PMP, Uncategorized|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 [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:24+00:00 December 24th, 2014|Books, NYU PMP, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Free Soft-Copies of my PM Templates (to those who “Like” my book in Facebook)

I have been putting together sample PM Templates to help my PMP students over the years. I'm offering the soft-copy set of templates free to those who "Like" my book ==>  On my Facebook Fan Page  (Or if you're one of the "die-hards" who doesn't use Facebook, no prob, just send me an email and I'll [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:31+00:00 September 28th, 2012|Books, NYU PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

My Next 3 Classes For NYU!

  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 - [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:32+00:00 June 15th, 2012|NYU PMP|2 Comments

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

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 [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:34+00:00 May 30th, 2012|knowledge, NYU PMP|0 Comments

Tip — How to use the SlideShare “APP” in Linkedin to share a PowerPoint Presentation on your profile

A way to share good info (and get exposure and extra mileage out of your presentations) is with SlideShare. This is one of the APPS which Linkedin recently made available to subscribers to help you enhance your profile. STEPS IN LINKEDIN: Step 1. Edit your Profile Step 2. Go to APPLICATIONS, and click on "Add [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:36+00:00 December 30th, 2011|Books, knowledge|1 Comment

Top 10 Reasons To Take Jeff Furman’s PMP Class

Top 10 Benefits of Jeff Furman's PMP class: 1. Highly-experienced PMP instructor - I've taught more than 85 weeks of PMP/CAPM (more than 550 students!) I've trained hundreds of PMs from private industry, US Federal Government, and NYC government (in Manhattan, Bethesda MD, Carlyss LA, Fremont CA, Houston TX, Philadelphia PA, Washington DC and Fort Hood TX for the US [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:37+00:00 October 6th, 2011|Books, knowledge|0 Comments

My next Presentation Skills / Train-the-Trainer class (MCT, CTT+, ACI certifications) will be Nov. 30 – Dec. 2

This popular class prepares instructors & presenters for 3 widely-recognized certifications for trainers: 1) CTT+ (Certified Technical Trainer)2) MCT (Microsoft Certified Trainer)3) ACI (Adobe Certified Instructor) These certifications give trainers a strong edge on the job market, especially valuable in this economy.  And you'll sharpen your skills while enjoying networking with your fellow trainers, in a [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:38+00:00 October 2nd, 2011|Books|2 Comments

Upcoming Agile Events in NYC (end of September / October)

1) IIBA NYC Speaker: Emiliano Soldi, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM Topic: "Agile PM: A Tradeoff Between Proactivity & Reactivity" Emiliano Soldi, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM Day / Date:  Monday, August 13, 2012 Time: 5:30 - 9:00 PM Location: Microsoft - 1290 Avenue of the Americas (6th Floor: Tavern / Carousel) Key take-aways: Understanding how complexity can be reduced and faced [...]

By | 2017-06-17T18:12:38+00:00 September 20th, 2011|Agile|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