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2012
“The year of Customer Centricity”
Jan
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Behind the scenes at Project Management in the Collaborative Age
“For those of you who would prefer to read rather than watch the video, here's ...”
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Meet Laurel: A Very PMP Wedding
“I have confessed before to planning my own wedding in Microsoft Project. I also interviewed ...”
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Video Diary: Pink Elephant ITSM Conference, Las Vegas, Day 1
“ This is the video diary from Saturday and Sunday at the Pink Elephant ITSM Conference ...”
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Video Diary: Pink Elephant ITSM Conference, Las Vegas, Day 2
“ This is the video diary from the first proper day of the Pink Elephant conference. ...”
Video Diary: Pink Elephant ITSM Conference Day 3
“ This is the video from the Tuesday at the Pink Elephant ITSM Conference in Las ...”
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Why is it a project manager’s job to fix companies?
“Projects are the future, a good portfolio office can influence and shape strategy and project ...”
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Mar
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Happy Easter!
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The future of project management software: the Microsoft view
“ In this video, Richard Gordon from Microsoft discusses the role of SharePoint, bemoans the fact ...”
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Leadership skills: how female project managers lead
“While I was researching my new book, Customer-Centric Project Management, I came across a piece ...”
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May
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Delivering the Olympic Legacy through the construction programme
“   Here's the transcript for this video, as sometimes the audio is hard to hear. Elizabeth: I’ve come ...”
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Jubilee Projects!
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Rescuing failing projects: an interview with Todd Williams
“ This is a video of Todd Williams, talking about his book, Rescue the Problem Project, ...”
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PM News Round-up for June
“Not that it feels much like June, with all the rain, but at least we’re ...”
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Jul
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10 Tips for Good Minutes
“Minutes help with project communication – they ensure people have a common understanding of what ...”
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Giveaway winner
“It's Friday the 13th but there's good news for one blog reader. Alessio Marinelli, a ...”
2 comments
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Project managing the Olympics: milestone timeline
“With the Olympics kicking off in London next week, I've picked out the major project ...”
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Lessons Learned from building the Olympic Park
“ The Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics is today. It's taken London a long time ...”
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PM News Round-up for July
“Here’s a round up of the project management news this month. Introducing the Next-Generation Project Management ...”
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10 tips for a good agenda + free template
“Earlier this year I gave you 10 tips for writing good minutes. Today I want ...”
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News Round-up for October
“PMI CEO at the U.S. House of Representatives Government Efficiency Caucus PMI President and CEO Mark ...”
Nov
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International Project Management Day celebrates women in project management
“This year, the 9th International Project Management Day has taken ‘women and children’ as its ...”
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Video: Agile Awards 2012
“In this video you'll see the Agile Awards 2012 event in London and a couple ...”
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From the archives
“It’s almost the end of my sixth year blogging about project management. I thought it ...”
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PMI Synergy Conference: video diary
“Here is my video diary of my day at the PMI Synergy event for International ...”
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Women in Leadership: the new challenges
“ As this month we've celebrated International Project Management Day with a focus on women in ...”
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2011
“The year of Portfolios”
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Managing a Film Project
“How do you keep the production of a film on time, on budget and on ...”
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Social Media in a Project Environment: 2011 Survey
“This year I am once again running the Social Media in a Project Environment ...”
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Can we use Facebook to manage projects?
““What about Facebook for project managers?” is a question I’m asked a lot when I ...”
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Making an impression (but not in a good way)
“Last Wednesday I fell off the stage while giving a presentation. I was talking about using ...”
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The Social Media & Project Management Survey returns
“This year I am once again running the Social Media in a Project Environment ...”
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Project success story: building a new steel plant
“Have you ever wondered who makes the cables that hold up lifts (that's elevators, for ...”
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Good service, bad service
““Good morning, Elizabeth,” says the man at the coffee stand. “The usual?” “Yes, please.” ...”
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Video diary: Visiting the Ile-de-France PMI Chapter in Paris
“Here's my video diary of my recent trip to Paris. I was invited to speak ...”
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An overview of project integration management
“Studying for the PMP exam?  Or just want to learn more about how the different ...”
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May
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Video diary: the PMI Leadership Institute Meeting
“ This video shows my day at the PMI Leadership Institute Meeting in Dublin.”
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Video diary: PMI Global Congress EMEA Day 1
“ This is the video diary of the first day at PMI's Global Congress EMEA in ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Global Congress EMEA Day 2
“ This is the video diary from Day 2 at PMI's Global Congress EMEA in Dublin. ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Global Congress EMEA Day 3
“ This is my final video diary from the PMI Global Congress EMEA 2011 in Dublin. Watch ...”
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Bug warning
“Two people have got in touch to say that they have received virus/bug warnings when ...”
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Using Social Media for Member Communications
“This was the presentation I gave at the PMI Leadership Institute Meeting in Dublin earlier ...”
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Jun
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Management of Value
“This video, which features Polly Murphy, the trainer who taught me MSP over a couple ...”
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Is project management training really effective?
“There’s a whole industry around project management training. Job adverts declare that you have to ...”
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Podcast: Communicating without breaking the bank
“A while back I recorded an interview for the American Management Association's podcast series, Edgewise. ...”
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Managing Portfolios: The basics
“In this video, author Melanie Franklin talks about managing portfolios, and the OGC guidance book ...”
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Five things I want to do before I’m 35 (revisited)
“Back in 2009 I wrote a post about career and personal goals, and what I ...”
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In Memoriam: Eric Jenett, PMI Founder
“Eric Jenett, founder member of PMI and PMI Fellow, died yesterday aged 88. Mr Jenett was ...”
Video Diary: PMI LIM, 21 October 2011
“ This video shows what happened on my first day at the PMI Leadership Institute Meeting ...”
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Video Diary: PMI LIM, 22 October 2011
“ Thanks to Chris, Samad and Jennifer for contributing to this video about the final day ...”
Video Diary: PMI Global Congress North America, 23 October 2011
“ This episode of my video diary from Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, covers Day 1 of PMI's ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Global Congress North America, 24 October 2011
“   This episode of my video diary from Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, covers Day 2 of PMI’s ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Global Congress North America, 25 October 2011
“ This episode of my video diary from Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, covers my final day at ...”
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There’s no such thing as a bad decision
“Today is International Project Management Day. Project management is a series of small (and sometimes ...”
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Synergy 2011
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What can we do to encourage women into IT project management?
“Last week, the BCS’s Project Eye blogged about the low numbers of women entering science, ...”
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Please vote in the Computer Weekly Social Media Awards!
“It's the 4th Annual Computer Weekly Social Media Awards, and I am delighted to say ...”
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Thank you! I'm IT Professional Blogger of the Year
“It was the Computer Weekly Social Media Awards 2011 last night, and I was nominated ...”
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Dec
02
Free report: 5 Symptoms of Imposter Syndrome
“Those of you who subscribe to my newsletter will know that I have been working ...”
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Day of Gratitude
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Holidays!
“I'm taking a two-week break over Christmas to enjoy the holidays. A Girl's Guide to ...”
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2010
“The year of project social media”
Jan
01
Social Media for Project Managers: survey
“Happy New Year! You might have seen the little pop-up box which is appearing on this ...”
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Giveaway: So What?
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State of the Industry: your say
“If you have taken my social media for project management survey and have got the ...”
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Projec.to: it's magic!
“I get contacted often by people asking me to write project management software reviews, and ...”
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Tackling the gender pay gap
“There has been a lot in the news recently about the gender pay gap, but ...”
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Looking for the Carnival?
“The Carnival of Project Management - our 30th anniversary edition - has gone travelling this ...”
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Tomorrow’s Women, Tomorrow’s World
“It doesn’t bode well when some of the brightest IT minds in the country can’t ...”
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Project Management: the next 10 years
“The CBI launched a report at the end of last year forecasting the future of ...”
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PM News round-up
“Lots of little announcements today. So What giveaway: last few days If you haven’t entered the giveaway ...”
2 comments
Feb
01
How Social Media Changes Project Management
“Today, Andrew Filev, who writes the fab Project Management 2.0 blog, and I are swapping ...”
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So What? giveaway winner
“Teri, a project manager from Jeffersonville, USA, was the first name out of the hat ...”
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Carnival of Project Management #31
“And my favourite submission this month is from Lindsay Scott who sent in Does Programme ...”
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Going up? Taking a sideways step in the job market
“The career path for a project manager is pretty straightforward.  Start on project support and ...”
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The Plan Is winners
“Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway to win licences for the beta test version ...”
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PM News Round-up
“Here’s a round-up of the latest happenings in the project management arena. The Turing Lecture I attended ...”
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The business value of social media
“Earlier in the month I attended a womenintechnology event about the business value of social ...”
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Ada Lovelace Day Interview with Melanie Franklin
“The last time I met Melanie Franklin I don’t think I made a particularly good ...”
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Points of view: an interview with Bob Light
“There’s a relatively new software tool on the market – a tool which had it’s ...”
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Apr
02
PM News Round-up (yes, again already!)
“It really is a busy Spring for project management.  Here’s another round-up of the latest ...”
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Easter break
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6 More tips for getting taken seriously at work
“Last month I wrote an article for The Glass Hammer on being taken seriously at ...”
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What’s new?
“Easter was a busy long weekend – as you can see I have updated the ...”
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Social media in a project environment – the results
“Earlier this year I ran a survey looking at the uses of social media and ...”
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Lean, Six Sigma and Project Management together
“I attended my first PMI UK Chapter meeting recently and the topic was Lean Six ...”
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May
05
The launch of PMD Pro
“ Please excuse my amateur video skills! This one didn't come out as well as ...”
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Rita Mulcahy has lost her battle with breast cancer
“I've just heard the sad news that last week Rita Mulcahy, Founder of RMC Project ...”
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More on PMD Pro
“Back in 2007, a group of NGO’s met in Baltimore.  They realised that their projects ...”
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PRINCE2 and PMBoK: why both?
“The OGC, the UK body that produces PRINCE2, is doing a lot at the moment ...”
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Event: Social Media for Project Managers
“I'll be presenting to the APM's Women in Project Management SIG on 10 June, and ...”
Jun
02
Review: 5pm
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Education and Training: The Debate
“Is there are big divide between project management academics and those offering training?  And do ...”
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Giveaway: business cards
“You know when you are attending a conference and someone gives you their business card?  ...”
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Join the Virtual Working Summit!
“Is your project team scattered all over the place, and most of your meetings done ...”
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Experts' Forum at NCPM
“A transcript of this video is below. Elizabeth Harrin: Well I’m here in the beautiful grounds ...”
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Podcast: Is social media a waste of time?
“On Friday I recorded a special edition podcast on one of my favourite topics at ...”
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Scope creep, shopping-style!
“I try really hard not to let scope creep impose upon my projects, so why ...”
Jul
02
Two career resources
“Two new career resources for you today: Stepping into Project Management Stepping into Project Management is a ...”
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From the archives
“Can you believe I’ve been blogging for four and a half years?  Time has flown ...”
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Today I'm at the Virtual Working Summit
“Today I'm speaking at the Virtual Working Summit on the subject of using social media ...”
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A newsletter - and a break
“You might have seen the newsletter sign up box that has appeared on the right-hand ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Congress Day 1
“ **Updated 11/10/10** The video says 'Sunday's video diary'.  I posted it on Sunday but it ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Congress Day 2
“ This is the video diary of yesterday's Congress exploits, with the highlight being the peanut ...”
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Video Diary: PMI Congress Day 3
“ This is a review of Monday, 11 October at the Congress - it was a ...”
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PM software is catching on: another vendor adds social media features
“More and more project management software vendors are adding social media-type features to their software.  ...”
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PMI Global Congress 2010 North America round up
“PMI Global Congress generates a lot of blog posts, podcasts and videos.  Here's my round ...”
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Social media and projects: a case study from Bracket Projects
“In this video, Alison Coward from Bracket Projects talks about how she uses elements of ...”
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Please vote for me!
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Nov
01
Why I wouldn’t do a weekend course again
“I recently took the 5 day Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) course with Maven Training.  I’ve ...”
5 comments
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New social media trends: Talking to Josh Nankivel
“In this video I talk to Josh Nankivel from pmStudent.com, about the new trends (and ...”
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Debunking Agile
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Why use Kanban?
“In this video I ask Josh Nankivel from pmStudent.com why he has chosen to use ...”
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Dec
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Speaking out at Girl Geek Dinners
“I speak at events every so often, mainly to project management audiences, but occasionally to ...”
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Social Media and Project Management: a waste of time?
“In this video, you'll go behind the scenes at the podcast I recorded earlier this ...”
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Giveaway winners for November
“Last month I had great giveaways. Trish from Calgary and Scott from Minnesota both won copies ...”
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2009
“The year I resit PRINCE2”
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New Year's resolutions...
“I don't make New Year's resolutions.  There isn't any point, as I know I am ...”
1 comments
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Carnival of Project Management #24
“Welcome to the December/January edition of the carnival of project management.  Running the carnival is ...”
1 comments
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Giveaway winner!
“I'm pleased to announce that Dr Cornelia Boldyreff, Professor of Software Engineering at the University ...”
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Redesign in progress!
“Apologies if you are browsing here this weekend. The site looks awful - especially ...”
Redesign project: complete (well, almost)
“I can now understand how the people I met at Google had an unrelenting approach ...”
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Wiki ahoy!
“The ICPM is starting a wiki for project management and I'm surprised at the information ...”
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Impact of the economy on project management
“Josh Nankivel of PMStudent.com is running a survey on the impact of the currect economic ...”
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Another survey
“Today's the last day to complete the Arras People 2009 Project Management Survey.  The results ...”
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How good is your PMO?
“A new study has shown that nearly half of Project, Programme and Portfolio Management Offices ...”
4 comments
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In the know: managing project assumptions
“Need some help managing assumptions on your project?  Assumptions assist with risk management and planning, ...”
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Winner of Young Project Manager award
“Edward Logan won the International Young Project Manager award recently, and collected his trophy at ...”
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Blogging your job
“There has been a fair amount of coverage in the UK press about the expectations ...”
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Looking for a new job?
“With the economy being as it is, there are plenty of people job hunting at ...”
2 comments
Feb
01
Status report: New Year’s resolutions
“Here's an update on my New Year's resolutions: Task:  abstain from alcohol while in the UK ...”
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W-Tech is tomorrow!
“It’s W-Tech tomorrow, and it’s not too late to sign up if you want to ...”
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Project management tips - from me!
“Want to know the thing I found hardest when I first started managing projects?  Or ...”
2 comments
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Brand You: how do you come across at work?
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A blogging lunch
“I had lunch today with Soma and her sister.  It's Soma's first trip to the ...”
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Should I Twitter?
“I've not taken the step to Twitter yet, but I'm thinking about doing it.  Is ...”
9 comments
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Take part in this research!
“It's not too late to take part in the latest research survey on the Value ...”
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PRINCE2 for Girls!
“It was at the BPUG Congress last year that I started talking to the training ...”
2 comments
Mar
01
Carnival of Project Management #25
“ Woo!  This February/March 2009 edition is the 25th Carnival of Project Management and it feels ...”
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Conference slides now online
“Last month I presented at the International Congress for Project, Programme and Risk Management, a ...”
3 comments
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Project Challenge: next week
“Project Challenge is on next week, Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th March. I'm not going.  Partly ...”
2 comments
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Watch this space...
“There'll be no post tomorrow. Instead, watch out for the Ada Lovelace Day interview: a two-part ...”
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For Ada: an interview with Sophie Kain (part 1)
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For Ada: an interview with Sophie Kain (part two)
“This is part two of my interview with Sophie Kain, director of Prior Kain Ltd, ...”
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Sales pitch or useful research?
“Wellingtone have just produced an ‘executive summary’ that’s called 'Avoiding Project Failure and the Importance ...”
3 comments
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And over at...
“I did my first Twitter interview with Kim Beasley on Friday: a very surreal experience.  ...”
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New stats on women in IT make old news
“You would have thought that with the research on pay gaps and the Exemplar Employer ...”
2 comments
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Diary dates
“There are two great events coming up: The Lovelace lecture: hot on the heels of Ada ...”
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Spring break!
“It's Easter, so I'm taking a two-week break from blogging to catch up, spring clean, ...”
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The 80/20 rule
The future of knowledge technologies
“I have been almost permanently hungry since Saturday and I have no idea why, but ...”
2 comments
May
05
What are you worth?
“Apparently the average salary for a programme manager is £70,196, down from £72,510 this time ...”
2 comments
07
Carnival of Project Management #26
“Welcome to the April 30, 2009 edition of carnival of project management.  I sifted through ...”
4 comments
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PM Events Round-up
“There's a lot going on in the project management world right now, as we move ...”
1 comments
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E-learning: a tool for project handover
“Projects involve change, and change normally means you have to encourage/cajole the people who are ...”
2 comments
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The Lovelace Lecture
““This lecture pays due tribute to a lot of our computing heritage,” says Alan Pollard, ...”
2 comments
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Gadget etiquette
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Jun
01
Earned Value Analysis: the conference
“Ah, Earned Value Analysis.  If only I loved it enough to attend this 2-day conference ...”
10 comments
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Making projects work: project change and perceptions of failure
“This is part one of a video series on making projects work, looking specifically at ...”
2 comments
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Making projects work: personnel in the project
“This is part two in the Making Projects Work video debate, which talks about teams ...”
1 comments
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Making projects work: is project management too complicated?
“This is the third part in the Making Projects Work video debate series.  It's a ...”
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Making projects work: achieving project success
“This is the last part in the Making Projects Work video debate series that has ...”
4 comments
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Previously on PRINCE2...
“PRINCE2:2009 has it's official launch tomorrow, so for those of you who aren't clued up ...”
2 comments
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PRINCE2:2009: The Launch
“ Please be patient with the video: it takes a while to load.  More notes from ...”
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Managing programmes in a changing world
“I joined in with Managing and Saving Programmes in a Changing World, an audio/Webex conference ...”
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Recovering troubled programmes (part 1)
“There’s only one thing worse than being told bad news, and that is being told ...”
4 comments
Jul
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Recovering troubled programmes (part 2)
“Are you seeing any of the problems faced by troubled programmes that I talked about ...”
3 comments
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Working with Business Analysts: conference
“Do you work with business analysts?  They don't think like you, do they? Project managers and ...”
3 comments
Blog downtime
“If you tried to access A Girl's Guide to Project Management last night/this morning (depending ...”
3 comments
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Carnival of Project Management #27
“Welcome to the 27th edition of the Carnival of Project Management. It's a little late, ...”
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Now in Spanish!
“I'm pleased to say that I've begun a collaboration with Think Like a Project Manager, ...”
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Project management scholarships
“It’s nice to see that someone is doing something to help out of work project ...”
7 comments
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Do this! A research study for you
“Back in February I interviewed Chris Haigh, who was doing an MSc in Project Management ...”
1 comments
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Book review winner!
“Well done to Karen, from Lakeville in the United States, who wins a copy of ...”
2 comments
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Equality for women at work – or not?
“Oh dear.  The Equality Bill is making it’s way through Parliament and will become ...”
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Book season is over!
“This year's Summer of Books event has come to an end.  If you missed any ...”
3 comments
Sep
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News roundup
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Great deal from LiquidPlanner!
“I hope you have seen the LiquidPlanner logo on the right - following my review ...”
6 comments
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Carnival of Project Management #28
“Welcome to the August/September 2009 edition of carnival of project management.  It actually wasn't too ...”
6 comments
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Noticed anything?
“This site has been ad-free for nearly 4 years, but now I'm playing with advertising.  ...”
7 comments
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Review: Severa 3
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Even on holiday...
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Review: Projecturf
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01
Giveaway (only for lazy people)
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Giveaway winner!
“Congratulations to Norma from Northumberland who's name was first out of the hat for the ...”
1 comments
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Methodologies matter: PRINCE2
“Last month I was interviewed by Diego Nei, for the Brazilian blog, Papo GP (Talking ...”
8 comments
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Orlando here we come!
“I'm busy preparing for the PMI North America Congress in a few days, at which ...”
1 comments
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Video diary: Day 2 of PMI Congress
“This video is about 5 minutes long, but it takes a while to stream. ...”
6 comments
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Video diary: PMI Congress Day 3
“I have found one of the lost pens, and had  a great time at the ...”
2 comments
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Meeting Greg Balestro, PMI CEO
““It’s really an exciting time for project management despite the economy,” says Greg Balestrero, CEO ...”
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Video diary: Congress highlights
“ This video has highlights from all three days: bits I couldn't fit into the daily ...”
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It’s Equal Pay Day!
“The Equality Bill is still – yawn – going through Parliament.  And while I’m not ...”
2 comments
Nov
02
Project managers on Twitter
“ Who are the project managers on Twitter?  This video was shot at the PMI Global ...”
10 comments
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Giveaway winner: The Lazy Project Manager
“Congratulations to Lissa, from Eugene, Oregon, who won a signed copy of Peter Taylor's book ...”
2 comments
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Carnival of Project Management #29
“Welcome to the October/November 2009 edition of the Carnival of Project Management.  Lots of good ...”
7 comments
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Happy International Project Management Day!
“It's International Project Management Day!  At least, I think it is.   PMI celebrated on 3rd ...”
7 comments
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Complexity in mega IT projects
““Everyone thinks they are the big boss,” says Laura Aziz.  “Everyone thinks they are managing ...”
4 comments
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Vote for me!
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BAs and PMs working together (part 2)
“Last week I wrote about the way that project managers work, and how this relates ...”
8 comments
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The Blog Awards!
“The lovely people at Computer Weekly announced the winners of the IT Blog Awards last ...”
9 comments
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BAs and PMs working together (part 3)
“Last week I wrote about what project managers value when working with business analysts.  This ...”
5 comments
Dec
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BAs and PMs working together (part 4)
“In this final instalment of the ‘working together’ series, I’ll be looking at how to ...”
7 comments
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Giveaway winner
1 comments
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Christmas break!
5 comments
2008
“The year of living in London”
Jan
01
January: that means it's appraisal time!
“It’s the time of year to prepare for annual performance appraisals. I did some ...”
1 comments
03
Book review: Universal Usability
“Jonathan Lazar makes the point, in the preface of this book, that universal usability helps ...”
07
10
22
The missing week
“After having proclaimed my success at the WordPress upgrade, I have messed up while trying ...”
How to attend a conference
“The spring round of industry conferences is coming up, and if you are going to ...”
3 comments
23
Who's in charge here?
“Have you come across the ICPM - the International Community for Project Managers? If ...”
24
28
Carnival of project management #16
“Welcome to the January 28, 2008 edition of carnival of project management. As there ...”
2 comments
Feb
02
Fun Works giveaway - closing date has passed
“Thanks for all the entries to win a copy of Leslie Yerkes's book Fun Works: ...”
04
The office survival kit
“We are moving offices (it feels like only yesterday that I last did an office ...”
3 comments
06
Fun Works winner!
“The name out of the hat to win a copy of Fun Works: creating places ...”
2 comments
10
Olympic stakeholders
“I was at the International Congress for Project, Programme and Risk Management last Wednesday and ...”
11
Project management search engine
“If you are new to project management, or just don't want to wade through pages ...”
12
13
A successful quote
“A quote from Andrew Ball's BPUG presentation: "Success is going from failure to failure without a ...”
15
BPUG Awards
“I thought I'd share with you the official write-up of the fab gala dinner at ...”
16
Winning women
“Monday is the last day for entries to the BlackBerry Women and Technology Awards, so ...”
18
Carnival of project management #17
“The 17th Carnival of project management will be guest-hosted by Rich Maltzman, who you might ...”
21
Two different approaches to running a PMO
“For weeks it seems like I've not read anything about project management offices, and then ...”
1 comments
25
Conference presentations
“There will be no posts for two weeks: I'm taking a holiday. I have ...”
Mar
06
Carnival of project management #17
“Yes, I know - I'm supposed to be on holiday until Monday. But I wanted to ...”
07
PRINCE2 is now an IT course!
“Yes, I am still on holiday. Yes, normal service resumes on Monday. But I had ...”
4 comments
10
The pm411.org Project Management Podcast
“Ron Holohan contacted me recently to let me know about his project management podcast, the ...”
1 comments
11
Get visible
“An extract from my book, Project Management in the Real World, appears this week on ...”
12
pm411: the name explained
“Ron Holohan from the pm411.org podcast has emailed me to explain where the name comes ...”
13
Looking for a trainer?
“The PM Hut has a new area for trainers. At least, it was new ...”
15
Another upgrade
“You know how upgrading WordPress makes me nervous.  Still, there's another version out and therefore ...”
17
24
New Knowledge Base tool
“Knowledge Base from The Projects Group (TPG) has been up and running for a month ...”
26
Carnival of project management #18
“There were over 30 entries to this month's Project Management Carnival. These are the ...”
3 comments
31
The Exemplar Employer Report 2008
“Back in 2006 the Women and Work Commission produced a report called ‘Shaping a Fairer ...”
Apr
06
Free stuff!
“ Lonnie Pacelli, President of Leading on the Edge International and someone who gave me ...”
07
14
Challenges for the project manager
“This is part 2 of a 3-part series about managing cross-cultural and international teams. ...”
15
Something to listen to
“I had the opportunity to speak to Ron Holohan at The pm411.org recently.  We spoke ...”
17
Consultation on positive discrimination
“Kingsley Napley sends the womenintechnology.co.uk network a quarterly update on employment law, with a focus ...”
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23
Working smarter, not harder
“Did you know that an individual typically works overtime in a year equating to not ...”
28
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Carnival of project management #19
“Welcome to the April 28, 2008 edition of carnival of project management. Yes, it's a ...”
2 comments
May
05
07
Meet PMI in Malta
“The Project Management Institute (PMI), is the world's leading member association for the project management ...”
12
The Garden Project
“I have a garden again. Last summer I was between homes. The summer ...”
15
Carnival of project management #20
“Yep, it's the 20th Project Management Carnival.  If you want to be in on this ...”
16
Survey
“Ten questions, ten minutes. An Master in Business Administration (MBA) student at Bucks New University is ...”
17
Across the pond
“If you enjoyed the recent series on cross-border projects you might be interested in this ...”
19
Hunt for a handbag
“Gents, this is a post about earned value analysis*. My trusty handbag for work is coming ...”
4 comments
26
28
Carnival of project management #20
“ Welcome to the May 26, 2008 edition of carnival of project management. Thirty-one ...”
1 comments
Jun
02
Book review: Lead Well and Prosper
“Lead Well and Prosper by Nick McCormick is an easy read. I got through ...”
3 comments
04
Runner bean mystery revealed!
“I got impatient about why there was nothing coming up in my pot of runner ...”
09
A glossary of terms
“I came across this recently. If you are new to project management you might ...”
11
Failing projects: the presentation
“I'm giving a talk in Nottingham next month.  It's been a while since I've been ...”
2 comments
16
Proud postings
“At the end of March Bas de Baar over at the Project Shrink started a ...”
23
27
This weekend's back up project
“Regular readers will know that I'm always nervous of doing WordPress upgrades, and there seems ...”
Equal pay - your chance to speak!
“Intellect are running their equal pay survey again this year so if you have five ...”
30
Jul
02
Carnival of Project Management #21
“Welcome to the June/July 2008 edition of carnival of project management. Yes, we're going ...”
03
06
Closing down projects
“15% of all projects are shut down before they complete, according to Microsoft. There's ...”
09
Best Practice presentations
“The presentations from the Best Practice Showcase last month are now available online. I’ve just ...”
11
A Girl's Guide to Managing Products?
“If you've come here as a result of the Computer Weekly IT Blog Awards, after ...”
14
How to be helpful
“ Set your out of office email response if you’re out for a day or longer. ...”
16
Single Equality Bill
“Well, the consultation for the Single Equality Bill looks like it’s over. Minister for Equality ...”
21
Project Sponsor FAQ
“Craig Brown has been writing about the job description of a project sponsor over at ...”
3 comments
23
28
What makes a good project sponsor?
“Last week I presented some FAQ for project sponsors. Having a good, active project sponsor ...”
30
31
Aug
04
How to train your project sponsor
“Unfortunately you might not be able to choose someone as your project sponsor who meets ...”
1 comments
06
Free chapter!
“Continuing the theme of the summer of books, I'm pleased to be able to offer ...”
1 comments
11
Solid Proof
“PMI has commissioned some research into the value of project management. The findings were ...”
13
17
Stepping into Project Management
“There's a new project management blog in town: Stepping into Project Management. One ...”
18
Why projects fail: the presentation
“Last month I gave a presentation at the Nottingham and Derby branch of the British ...”
1 comments
20
25
People, not technology: new research
“In June, Forrester released a report that concluded that IT projects are people projects: people ...”
27
Sorry - no book review today
“I should have had a book review for you today, but I haven't finished reading ...”
31
Carnival of Project Management #22
“Welcome to the August/September 2008 edition of carnival of project management.  There were over 30 ...”
3 comments
Sep
01
03
Giveaway!
6 comments
08
10
12
Who is the city?
“I’m running late. Not very – in fact, I’ll probably arrive just about on ...”
13
Progression of women in PM: new research
“Zuzana Botkova, an MBA student, is writing her dissertation on the progression of women in ...”
15
18
21
Site updates
“I have now enabled this site to work with gravatars, so if you post a ...”
3 comments
22
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Oct
01
Launch in the city
“Remember the new London women’s networking group, WeAreTheCity?  Their launch event was a huge success:  ...”
06
Laura reaches Level A
“Laura Magahy is Managing Director of MCO Projects Ltd, which she established in 2000 together ...”
1 comments
08
Updated: Project Management in the Real World
“I have finally put together a page of information about my book, Project Management in ...”
1 comments
09
Giveaway winners!
“And the names are out of the hat. The winners are: Samantha from Essex Stephen from Cheshire Veronica from ...”
12
APM Conference
“I'll be speaking at the Association for Project Management conference in London later this month.  ...”
15
PMI's New Media Council launched
“PMI has decided that it needs a New Media Council and I'm one of seven ...”
1 comments
19
22
Video diary: PMI Global Congress
“ This video shows highlights from the 2008 PMI Global Congress in Denver.”
5 comments
30
At the APM conference
“I spoke at the Association for Project Management (APM) conference in London yesterday.  My presentation ...”
2 comments
Nov
02
Blog carnival postponed
“The Project Management Carnival #23 for October/November is going to be postponed.  I've got over ...”
03
P3O Guidance launched
“OGC launched guidance last week on managing Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (that's P3O for ...”
04
Carnival of Project Management #23
“ Welcome to the October/November, 2008 edition of the Carnival of Project Management.  Over 90 entries, ...”
1 comments
05
06
International Project Management Day
“It's International Project Management Day!  Yep, it passed me by too.  I wrote about my ...”
09
A podcast on peer reviews
“I've just listened to me on the Project Management Podcast talking about peer reviews.  Thankfully ...”
2 comments
10
12
W-Tech 2009
“When I heard from Sarah Chidgey that BCS was organising a careers event for women ...”
16
The Glass Hammer: Blog of the Year
“I often get asked what are good resources for women in business and I'm pointing ...”
Upgrade weekend
“Another weekend, another upgrade...  I'm now running WordPress 2.6.3, for those of you interested in ...”
2 comments
17
Keeping up: aligning project management to real business
“At the APM conference last month I spoke about the challenges facing project managers working ...”
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24
Keeping up: Responding to business challenges
“Last week I wrote about the challenges facing project management as a result of evolving ...”
1 comments
Dec
01
Keeping up: New ways of working
“This mini-series is looking at how project management is facing the challenges of 21st century ...”
5 comments
02
03
06
08
Keeping up: Steps in the right direction
“This is the last in a four-part series on how project management is facing up ...”
2 comments
10
Yoghurt
“It’s amazing that I can hold the latest status of a dozen projects in my ...”
3 comments
12
Giveaway - last few days!
“Have you entered the giveaway for a copy of Women in Science, Engineering and Technology ...”
3 comments
14
Housekeeping
“I have removed the 'Register' link from the sidebar.  I was getting far too many ...”
15
How to buy a cocktail dress in 20 minutes
“You will need: One department store One friend wearing flat shoes (ideally someone with better dress sense ...”
1 comments
16
Snap decisions
3 comments
18
The state of project management recruitment
“Vince Hines, Managing Director at Wellingtone has recently written a white paper on the state ...”
21
Merry Christmas!
“and best wishes for 2009. A Girl's Guide to Project Management returns in January.”
2007
“The year of failed projects”
Jan
04
Of cabbages and cultures
“When I was young I vowed never to be a ‘cabbage yakker’. That is, ...”
07
New year, new links
“It's been a while since I updated the links in the sidebar, so have a ...”
08
Carnival of project management #5
“Welcome to the January 8, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Phil B. presents Etiquette ...”
1 comments
15
Disaster! Milk explosion
“Unfortunately I've spilt a carton of milk into my kitchen drawer (please don't ask how, ...”
2 comments
18
Budget basics
“I found this article on factors to take into account on planning project budgets. ...”
20
The Z-list
“It's incredible that you can get onto lists without actually knowing what they are. ...”
15 comments
22
A bad day at the office
“Sometimes it is not the work that makes work difficult, nor the people. Today ...”
29
Carnival of project management #6
“The next edition of the Carnival of Project Management is scheduled for 2 February 2007. ...”
Controlling Chaos: I'm on the podcast
“I had a fab chat with Dina Henry Scott who runs the podcast Controlling Chaos ...”
1 comments
Feb
04
05
Transferable (dancing) skills
“I am a big believer in the value of transferable skills, which is why I ...”
4 comments
08
Even the big projects...
“It's always reassuring to know that project problems aren't confined to my world. If ...”
1 comments
12
Happy holidays, future plans
“Sorry - I'm on holiday.  No post today.  Normal service returns next Monday.  Future blog ...”
15
Carnival of project management #7
“The next carnival is scheduled for 19 March. Not sure what the carnival is ...”
19
23
New Microsoft competition and game!
“Microsoft has a new game for learning Visio and Project. I've had a go ...”
1 comments
26
Between a rock and a hard place
“I’ve been doing some research into why projects fail for a TV programme (more on ...”
Mar
05
Why I blog
“So I got tagged by Christine Kane. Which means I have to come up ...”
1 comments
08
It's International Women's Day
“It’s international women’s day, a moment to reflect on the state of affairs for ...”
11
A book for Comic Relief
“It's quite hard to turn business writing into something people find hilarious to read, but ...”
12
Working away
““Can you be here for 9.30?” “Yes, that’s no problem,” I reply. “With the Eurostar ...”
19
Effective meetings
“La Défense doesn’t have proper foliage. There is a magnolia tree opposite our office ...”
1 comments
24
Carnival of project management #7
“The latest carnival of project management is up on Project Management Source. Thanks to Sagar Satapathy ...”
26
No post today - project deadline looming!
“I've got a big project milestone approaching, so no time for a proper post today ...”
2 comments
Apr
02
Equal pay
“I ruined another perfectly good pair of tights today. This is an office problem ...”
08
Carnival of project management #8
“I'm now accepting submissions for the 8th carnival of project management. If you have ...”
09
Upgrade weekend: a project that didn't work out so well
“If you tried to access A Girl’s Guide to Project Management over the weekend, you ...”
10
Snap: you're on camera
“Just a quick thank you to Ajay for the great Snap plugin, that gives little ...”
2 comments
How I ended up writing a project management book
“It's something I hear a lot: "How did you end up writing a project management ...”
12
14
New features
“One of the things people ask me the most is ‘Where can I find useful ...”
2 comments
16
Stop! I want to get off!
“I've been looking at projects that fail, and am in two minds about whether to ...”
1 comments
19
Learn project management in 2 days
“Glad to see The University of Edinburgh preparing PhD students for the world of work ...”
2 comments
23
Carnival of project management #8
“Welcome to the April 23, 2007 edition of carnival of project management, our monthly round-up ...”
2 comments
26
Need help estimating?
“Who doesn't?  I'm not wild about estimating myself, especially if my project Sponsor has decided ...”
2 comments
27
PM Knowledge: tell us what you know!
“Keith O'Shea, an Australian project manager I met online when I was writing my book, ...”
May
03
Parcels and planes: two case studies
“The British Computer Society held an event at the end of February that I couldn't ...”
04
More problems in public service projects
“I'm glad I'm not the project manager tasked with trying to make sense out of ...”
05
Forthcoming book review
“My review copy of Universal Usability: Designing Computer Interfaces for Diverse Users (ed: Jonathan Lazar) ...”
06
Carnival of project management #9
“The next Carnival should be on 21 May, so submissions by 18 May please.  If ...”
07
A bald dog can teach us new tricks
“I’ve been tracking down examples for project failure, mainly in the UK, and Tom "Bald ...”
4 comments
10
Are you part of an outstanding organisation?
“The October 2007 issue of PM Network magazine will spotlight a group of outstanding organisations ...”
14
Writing nine to five
“Those of you who know I'm interested in literature won't be surprised to hear that ...”
17
Moving
4 comments
27
Carnival of project management #9
“The moving went as well as could be expected, although a few important things (like ...”
1 comments
31
Two resources for jargon
“Don't know your ALO from your elbow? Business Balls has a long list of ...”
1 comments
Jun
04
Meeting room C
“New country (well, returning to the one I left). New city. New department. ...”
11
Making a good business case
“I found this white paper about putting together a business case on IT Toolbox. ...”
18
Things I've learned this week
“ Don't sing in the photocopying room - you never know who will walk in. ...”
20
Getting it right in government
“The UK Government's Public Accounts Committee has put together a report called 'Delivering successful IT-enabled ...”
5 comments
21
Carnival of project management #10
“Thanks for all the submissions to the next Carnival!  Submissions are now closed, although late ...”
25
Carnival of project management #10
“Welcome to the June 25, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Laura Ricci presents The ...”
1 comments
28
The NITLE wiki
“I’ve added something else to the list of things I’ve found to be useful on ...”
2 comments
Jul
02
09
Be a helicopter
2 comments
15
Pour le quartorze juillet
“I’ve been working in London eight weeks now and I’m getting used to the early ...”
16
Carnival of project management #11
“The next Carnival of Project Management, a round-up of all the best blogging about project ...”
17
Covering letters: get a new job this summer
“If you've been following my four-part series of how to get a project management job ...”
19
IT projects need soft skills
“This research by CIO Connect won't come as a surprise to anyone who has had ...”
23
Project manager about town
“I’ve been travelling a lot recently. I don’t mind travelling but I do hate ...”
25
Women in IT survey
“I found out about this survey of women working in IT from Thus Spake Zuska. ...”
27
Commuter literature
“People seen commuting reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: 6 (Total reading it with the ...”
30
Carnival of project management #11
“Welcome to the July 30, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Pawel Brodzinski presents Brainstorming ...”
1 comments
Aug
02
06
Holiday season!
“A Girl's Guide to Project Management will be taking a holiday in August. I'll be back ...”
27
Carnival of project management #12
“Welcome to the August 27, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Over 25 ...”
4 comments
Sep
03
06
08
PM Network article
“This blog gets a mention in the latest edition of PM Network, as I'm quoted ...”
10
17
Defining failure
3 comments
20
Carnival of project management #13
“September's carnival will be hosted by EQ4PM, so be sure to have a look over ...”
1 comments
24
Taking the guess out of success
“Organisations don’t define failure. We don’t document how we will know if a project ...”
2 comments
27
Restructuring failing projects
“You don't just have to read me harping on all the time about failing projects ...”
Oct
01
07
From the internet cafe
“I'm moving again.  Since leaving Paris in May I've been waiting for my permanent home ...”
15
Why do projects fail?
“There must be a good reason why all these projects fail.  There is; in fact, ...”
3 comments
22
25
Eight random facts about me
“Back at the beginning of August I was tagged for this meme by Mike Ramm, ...”
2 comments
29
Changing the perception of 'failed' projects
“I have written before about the fact that some projects are stopped for good reasons. ...”
Nov
01
Carnival of project management #14
“Welcome to the October 29, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Pawel Brodzinski presents Making ...”
1 comments
05
08
Everyone's talking about it...
“Although my series on failing projects has come to an end (missed it? click on ...”
11
Carnival of project management #15
“The next carnival of project management will be on 26 November. Deadline for submission ...”
2 comments
12
Networking (part 1)
“I’m not that good at networking at conferences and seminars. You know, standing around ...”
2 comments
15
A question of shopping
“There were plenty of questions about project management at last week’s womenintechnology event on how ...”
19
Networking (part 2)
2 comments
25
Carnival of project management #15
“Welcome to the November 26, 2007 edition of carnival of project management. Pawel Brodzinski presents All ...”
1 comments
29
Networking for networkers
“Denise Best from Oxford University's Careers Service has written an interesting article on networking, pitched ...”
1 comments
Dec
03
Advice from the Fiddler on the Project
“I listened to Rich Maltzman talking about his forthcoming book Fiddler on the Project (co-authored ...”
10
17
The Gender Gap
“Each week Computing and Computer Weekly rehash old material about how important it is to ...”
20
Carnival of project management #16
“There won't be a Carnival in December. Instead, submit your articles for a New Year special.  ...”
22
Merry Christmas!
“I'll be back next year with some new book reviews and other great project management stuff, so ...”
1 comments
2006
“The year I wrote a book”
Jan
18
Hello!
“Every company I've worked in has had a healthy contingent of women in their project ...”
23
Training Sponsors
“Neville Turbit from Project Perfect has recently given me some material for a great case ...”
30
A change for the better
“This week, between accidentally deleting 900 users from a small European country, preparing dinner for ...”
Feb
06
13
OTOBOS and nems au chocolat
“Part of a PMs role is to educate our colleagues in what PM means as ...”
20
Introducing my projects
“I think it's about time I explained a little more about the projects I've got ...”
26
What is OTOBOS?
“OTOBOS is On Time, On Budget, On Scope. This definition of what makes a ...”
27
On firefighting in the cold
“It's been a frustrating day. The consultants I need to come in next week ...”
Mar
01
Scope Management presentation at the BCS
“I will be speaking about Scope Management at the British Computer Society in London on ...”
06
Fixed date projects are like weddings
“Some projects are already time-bound when you receive them, and while this way of planning ...”
13
Blogs and budgets
“So the ITtoolbox blog awards for 2006 have been announced, and none of the winners ...”
1 comments
22
The Gipsy Moth IV project
“I was in the Isle of Wight for a few days this week and spent ...”
27
Strikes and scope
“The office is going into emergency mode at the moment in preparation for crippling strikes ...”
Apr
03
12
Easter break!
“I am on holiday. The blog will return after the Easter break.”
23
The e-conferencing saga continues
“The free pilot for our e-conferencing software finished at the end of February and we ...”
May
01
Licences and long timescales
“Touching wood last week must have worked as lo and behold, after a few days ...”
08
WiPM
“There are 2,552 members in the Women in Project Management special interest group of the ...”
16
Seeking out answers
“Sorry this post is a day late - I have been distracted with visitors and ...”
25
Finally, I feel like a PM again...
“This post is late too.  Sorry - it won't become a regular habit, but here's ...”
29
Lipstick Project Management and Liberia
“I caught Inside Africa at the weekend and heard Swanee Hunt from the Women and ...”
31
RSS update
“Following feedback from you, I've changed the RSS settings so you should now get full ...”
1 comments
Jun
05
Saving Fordhall - more than just a project...
“When Sophie Hopkins, 24, took on the role of project manager for the Fordhall Community ...”
1 comments
About A Girl's Guide to Project Management
12
20
Organising the drowning girl
“Why is it that some weeks make you feel like you’re drowning and in others ...”
2 comments
26
Blogging for business: the CMR example
“I interviewed Barry Seifer, principal at Cubellis Marco Retail Design (CMR) recently, about they way ...”
4 comments
Jul
03
Status reporting might have helped Gypsy Moth IV
“You might remember I have written before about the Gypsy Moth IV project. It was ...”
09
Elizabeth is on holiday...
“So there's no post this week. Normal service will resume after the 14 July bank holiday. In ...”
17
18
Project Management Blog Carnival
“If I have enough submissions of good enough quality, I'll be hosting my first ever ...”
19
Project management hints at your finger tips
“I've made it easier to subscribe to A Girl's Guide to Project Mangement by RSS. ...”
24
Project management rituals
“David Schmaltz always has something interesting to read and I thought his article about project ...”
27
The role of control
“I meant to post this when it came my way on Tuesday. I subscribed ...”
30
Designing metaphors
“You might have noticed that I have now put the cover art of my forthcoming ...”
Aug
07
Estimating during the heatwave
“With the canicule that France is suffering from at the moment, the weather is the ...”
Blogging for projects
“You might remember that earlier in the year I said there would be more on ...”
09
Estimating part 2
“Now my brain is less fuddled due to not being in the heat quite so ...”
14
Carnival of project management #1
“Welcome to the August 14, 2006 edition of carnival of project management, a round-up of ...”
2 comments
17
Diary date: 27 November 2006
“Now I thought that once a book was written and available that the author's work ...”
21
Taking a risk with cerise-chocolat
“This weekend I did something I've never done before. I dyed my hair. ...”
2 comments
24
Book review: Naked Conversations
“Naked Conversations discusses the human implications of using blog technology. It is not a ...”
3 comments
27
How not to communicate with customers #1
“My phone rings at work. "Hello? I'm calling about the leak." "What leak? What's happened?" "The leak ...”
31
Interesting links from interesting people
“I wanted to share with you some links that have come my way - not ...”
Sep
01
Blogging your way to a new career
“I have an article on this topic in Projects@Work this week, so click here if ...”
04
How not to communicate with customers #2
“A while ago I received a cheap-looking letter from the gym. You know, one ...”
09
Carnival of project management #2
“The next carnival of project management will be on 14 September. Please submit your ...”
11
From across the pond
“This week, in between watching the complete DVD box set of Series 1 of Un ...”
14
Carnival of project management #2
“Welcome to the September 14, 2006 edition of carnival of project management. Katie presents Financial bloggers ...”
18
Implementing lessons learnt
“The main problem, in my opinion, with post-implementation reviews is the difficulty with sharing the ...”
22
Oct
02
Launch week
1 comments
05
Carnival of project management #3
“The next carnival of project management will be on 23 October. Please submit your articles ...”
09
How not to communicate with customers #3
“"I came in last week and and you wouldn't let me collect my debit card," ...”
12
Fancy a job in New Zealand?
“IBM, EDS, Telecom New Zealand and Synergy are in the UK this week recruiting for ...”
16
What does a PM do all day?
“I was given a fab new wheelie suitcase as a gift at the weekend, which ...”
4 comments
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Projects without borders
“One of the great things about living overseas is being able to understand another culture. ...”
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Carnival of project management #3
“How is it possible to ladder a pair of fishnet tights? They already have ...”
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Project Management in the Real World launch
“The kind folks at the British Computer Society are throwing a bash for me to ...”
2 comments
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For Hallowe'en
“I shared this with my French team.  Hallowe'en isn't a big thing in France, except ...”
1 comments
Nov
06
Book review: Syngress IT Security Project Management Handbook
“Network security is an ongoing task and this heavy-weight book tackles it with both a ...”
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Carnival of project management #4
“The next Carnival of Project Management, which is fast becoming an anticipated monthly event, is ...”
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The Parisian project manager's breakfast
“Following my (rather dismissive) comments about recognition breakfasts for project managers on Projects@Work, I thought ...”
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How do I know who you are? - Identity Management in the Public Sector
“If you aren’t going to a Nouveau Beaujolais party on Thursday 16 November, you might ...”
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Launch of Project Management in the Real World!
“I heard from the publishers today that the first copies of Project Mangement in the ...”
Dec
01
Projects need women
“The launch of Project Management in the Real World on Monday was a huge success ...”
2 comments
04
New security magazine launched
“BCS and the Information Security Specialist Group have launched a new magazine, Information Security Now. ...”
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The Christmas project
“Wouldn’t you think that a project manager would find it easy to prepare for Christmas? ...”
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Carnival of project management #5
“Thanks for all the carnival submissions, even though I haven't yet posted a date for ...”
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Happy holidays!
“A Girl's Guide to Project Management returns in the first week of January 2007. Wishing you ...”
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Just a quickie...
“Someone recently contacted me about collaborative software, kit that would make managing projects easier with ...”