Podcasts, etc.

Karen's Podcasts

Our podcast library features selections from experts in the discipline.TGTG provides interested parties in the most up-to-date Project Management tools, techniques and ideas in the industry.

Karen TateAs the co-author of PMI’s best-sellers The Project Management Memory Jogger ™ and The Advanced Project Management Memory Jogger ,Karen Tate, PMI Fellow, MBA, PMP is a renowned expert in project management. In this seven part “fitness” series, she translates high-value practices from her books into portable lessons. Download in order, or brush up on skills in a specific area.  This series is an ideal way to gage your project management fitness level.

 

PodcastProject Management Fitness Podcast 1:   Listen Now...

"Check Your Project Management Fitness Level" overviews the six core areas of the discipline needed to maintain a high level of project management performance to keep your projects in scope, on time and within budget.

PodcastCreating Successful Projects Podcast 2:   Listen Now...

"Creating Successful Projects" discusses the fundamentals of creating successful projects – from gaining a collective understanding of key terms to structuring a project for optimal results. This session opens with a discussion on projects, project success, project management and its impact on your organization. It expands into forming a vision of the course you will take with each and every initiative – outlining best practices.

PodcastCreating Project Charters Podcast 3:   Listen Now...

"Creating Project Charters" is the third in a series of seven key project management topics designed to build your project management fitness level for substantial results. It discusses the fundamentals of creating charters – the "who, what and why" of any project. This session opens with a review on identifying deliverables and expands to cover key areas such as project roles and team selection, scope, boundaries for creating deliverables, acceptance criteria, identifying risks, creating a budget, building a reporting structure and review and approval processes. Regardless of whether you're new to the discipline, or looking for a performance boost, this podcast offers valuable direction.

PodcastWorking Together as a Team Podcast 4:   Listen Now...

"Working Together as a Team" is the fourth in a series of seven key project management topics designed to build your project management fitness level for substantial results. The strength of a team is measured in its ability to collaborate and execute to keep projects in scope, on time and within budget. Establishing a consistent approach to working together is critical in today's business environment where project teams are increasingly diverse. Taking time on the front end to figure out how the team is going to work together ensures that personality differences are maximized to ensure a positive outcome. This podcast offers valuable direction on how to work through that process.