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018 Project Managers: Create Insanely Effective Presentations with Nancy Duarte

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadToday I bring you my conversation with the astute Nancy Duarte, a communication expert who works with the top brands in the world. We will talk about the art of creating compelling presentations. As I read her book “Resonate,” it became obvious to me that Nancy is not only […]

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012 Project Communications with Elizabeth Harrin

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHello everyone and welcome to episode 12 of the PM for the Masses Podcast! I’m Cesar Abeid and this is THE podcast about project management and project managers.  So get ready to be entertained, educated, and inspired! Let’s talk about today’s show! Today I have the delightful Elizabeth Harrin […]

008 Likeonomics with Rohit Bhargava

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s a new week, so welcome to a new episode of the Project Management for the Masses Podcast! I recently devoured a book called “Likeonomics” an Amazon #1 best seller in “Global Marketing,”Motivation and Self-Help,” and in 6 other categories.  In this book, Rohit Bhargava convinced me through real […]

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006 Risk Management and the Secret Sauce of Carl Pritchard

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Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHello everyone and welcome to episode 6 of the Project Management for the Masses Podcast! Today we will talk about risk management and the man who wrote the book on it, Mr. Carl Pritchard. On today’s episode we will talk about: What’s the PMBOK Guide? What is risk and […]

The Bootstrap Project Manager

Hello all! I’d like to announce that I’m currently working on my first eBook, called “The Bootstrap Project Manager.” In it  I will share with you how to become a project manager from scratch, using resources intelligently while getting experience and competency along the way. Sign up to my mailing list below to be the […]

Project Management soft skills guru tells us how she got started

It is no secret that many project managers start their careers as a promotion from a technical position.  The IT world is full of Project Managers who were programmers, for example.  It’s not a surprise then to realize that while many PMs excel at the technical side of project management, many have difficulties with their […]

Getting Things Done: David Allen Sees The Whole Forest by Making Sure Every Tree Is Seen.

After reading so much about David Allen’s “Getting Things Done” book, I decided to give it a try. I had been listening to his podcast and had already implemented many of his great ideas in my day-to-day activities in order to be more productive. I’m naturally disorganized and yet have many things to get done […]