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The Project Management Experts

- by Cornelius Fichtner

Interviews and insights with project, program and portfolio management experts from around the world. Hear how top practitioners deliver their initiatives to meet strategic and executive objectives. Best of all, earn free PDUs for each interview!

Projects@Work® Update

- by Aaron Smith

A roundup of recent content and related comments from the Projects@Work community.

The Digital PM

- by Alison Harshbarger, Carl Smith, Brett Harned

Fostering and celebrating an underserved PM community within the larger digital universe.

Project Navigator

- by Mike Beard PMP ITIL CSM CLP

This blog is not just about portfolio-program-project management. It is about the business environment that can and does negatively impact a businesses ability to deliver project consistently and to the expected quality. The Standish Group Chaos Report tends to point the blame towards project manager and/or the process. Yes, there is some blame at the sponsor end by not enough and it doesn't give any blame to leadership. Why? Because leadership is responding to the Standish Group surveys. The hard working project manager gets repeatedly blamed for systemic organizational flaws. At the head of our list of systemic flaws is leadership. So my purpose is to shed light from this perspective. I am only saying what others would like to but don't or can't.

The Agile Pigskin

- by Dewayne Washington

A fun, instructive look at why Agile practices are similar to the game of football.

People, Planet, Profits & Projects

- by Rich Maltzman, Dave Shirley

This blog is for all of us who manage projects which must provide value now, and in the long run. If your projects have economic, environmental or social impacts - and we say that's all of them - this blog is for you.

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Gordon M: "A colourful article. Good descriptions; certainly a red on a project report is a…" on The Color of Projects
January 19, 2017

Michael R: "In my opinion a high percentage of people are 'introverts' who prefer to focus o…" on The Power of Relationships
January 18, 2017

Michael R: "I read recently that successful project management essentially relies on masteri…" on The Politics of Change
January 18, 2017

Michael R: "I read recently that successful project management essentially relies on masteri…" on Politics and Projects
January 18, 2017

 

TOP CONTRIBUTORS

Bart Gerardi

Director, Software Development, Audible.com
Bart has been in ecommerce for over 20 years, and can’t imagine a …

Andy Jordan

President, Roffensian Consulting Inc.
Andy Jordan is a well known author and speaker on project management and…

Beth Spriggs

Vice President, Technology, Leadership for Educational Equity
Author of The Project Manager’s Little Book of Cheats. Available o…

Vicki Wrona

President, Forward Momentum, LLC
Vicki Wrona is the founder and President of Forward Momentum, a PMI Regi…

Kathleen O'Connor

I’m a freelance journalist and digital content strategist with 15+…

Aaron Smith

Editorial Director, ProjectsAtWork.com
Aaron has served as the editor of ProjectsAtWork since 2001, leading its…

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