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Project Fundamentals Training

Posted on: March 6th, 2017 by Jim

Often project managers do not understand the basic fundamentals of project management. In my course (2 – 4 days) I instruct on everything from charter to scope to schedule to risk. This project fundamentals training is designed to be an in-house class for your team or teams. The best part is that the class is customizable and co-developed. I provide a laundry list of topics, we agree on them,

Training is Not a Panacea

Posted on: July 25th, 2016 by Jim

True story: I visited a potential client who had a problem with his project managers. Let’s call it XYZ Corp. Basically, he works in a very tough industry and when schedule dates were not being met, the customer would chastise the PM’s (since XYZ had made the promise.) According to him,”chastise” is a polite word. Screaming is more like it. I asked this gentleman, let’s

Project Management Fundamentals Training – New Course

Posted on: April 27th, 2016 by Jim

The Project Management Fundamentals Training is intended for those who need to better understand the basics of project management from planning to estimating to scheduling to risk management. I have done a number of these classes, customized for in-house students and they are always fun and engaging. Typically we use your real projects as case studies. Invariably, students not only learn project management