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18 kwiecień 2013
What do developers think about PMs? And more from 4Developers conference!

4Developers, a first fully interdisciplinary IT conference in Poland took place on the 12th of April 2013. 13 thematic tracks and workshops attracted around 400delegates – among them were both less experience, including students and very experience practitioners.   I would like to share my experience from this event, including the workshop I delivered: Risk […]

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Development, Project Management
30 marzec 2013
Act now, time is limited and it’s all in your mind!

I’ve come across this question posted on the Hub: What are your thoughts about welcoming young talents/new talents in the field of project management? Because this question is very often asked, I have decided to share my thoughts, together with one of my colleagues’ answer. Have a great Easter! And start doing something instead of […]

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28 marzec 2013
PM Take Aways from Progressteron

Last Sunday I was invited to the 27th edition of Progressteron ” the development festival for women, to deliver a workshop on project management. This time (delivered a session during the previous edition) I have titled this 3 hour workshop: Project Management in a nutshell – a few planning tools. In 3 hours you cannot […]

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How much risk should we take?
Project Management
8 marzec 2013
How much risk should we take?

I’ve just finished reading the book by David Hillson and Ruth Murray-Webster „A Short Guide to Risk Appetite”. This post dedicating to all Women around the World. Wish you to make good decisions in risky and important situations! Happy International Women Day! Ruth Murray-Webster is a highly-qualified and respected business consultant, with broad experience in managing […]

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Presentation on Presentations – get ready for your next big presentation. Some tips from Peter Taylor.
Development
24 luty 2013
Presentation on Presentations – get ready for your next big presentation. Some tips from Peter Taylor.

We had a pleasure to meet Peter Taylor, the author of „The Lazy Project Manager”, during the Project Management Institute (PMI)® Gdansk Branch seminar on the evening of 31st of January, 2013 where he advised on „great presentations”. The recording of his presentation can be found here and below I would like to share some take aways.   Open on […]

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Leading Successful PMOs – update from Peter Taylor’s workshop
Development, Project Management
10 luty 2013
Leading Successful PMOs – update from Peter Taylor’s workshop

How to build the best PMO for your business and keep it relevant”? This and more other questions were asked during one day interactive session led by Peter Taylor and organised by Project Management Institute (PMI)® Gdansk Branch on the 1st February in Grand Hotel in Sopot. The workshop was divided into a few parts. We’ve discussed the […]

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The Spirit of Project Management. Grow as a leader!
Leadership, Project Management
3 luty 2013
The Spirit of Project Management. Grow as a leader!

I had a pleasure to meet Alan Harpham, the co-author of „The Spirit of Project Management”, during the PMI Poland Chapter Gdansk Branch seminar on the evening 17th January 2013. First part of the session was a brief introduction to the „Swirl” Best Management Practice portfolio inc. PRINCE2. The second part was devoted to the book he wrote […]

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Is the concept of the PMO obsolete? PMO discussion continues.
Project Management
25 styczeń 2013
Is the concept of the PMO obsolete? PMO discussion continues.

PMOs will focus on proving their worth and driving innovation Continued poor project performance in many organisations will result in more PMOs being terminated. These are 2 out of top10 trends 2013 for project management, which were identified by a global panel of ESI International senior executives and subject matter experts. Gone are the days […]

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Are you writing the story of your life?
Conference, Development, Leadership, Project Management
13 styczeń 2013
Are you writing the story of your life?

Am I really holding the pen and writing the story of my life? That was a question I asked myself after the closing speech of Project Management Institute (PMI)® Leadership Institute Meeting 2012 – EMEA which took place last year on May 4-6 in Marseille, France and gathered together 200 PMI® leaders.   Leadership Institute […]

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Personal Development Planning – help your dreams come true
Agile, Development, Project Management
9 styczeń 2013
Personal Development Planning – help your dreams come true

New Year, new plans, new development goals. My dream map is almost ready, so this week I decided to devote to planning my development – need to help my dreams come true. For the last 6 years, actually since I joined Thomson Reuters I split my development actions into three categories: 1) on job; 2) from others; 3) […]

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