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Insights from a Project Manager
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Insights from a Project Manager

with Bob McGannon

Video: About Bob

I was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut and spent the first 18 years of my career working with a major information technology company. after that, I started my own business, and it was based in Colorado. And for the last 6 years, I have lived and worked in Australia, which was really an amazing experience. I've had the opportunity to deliver projects in a number of different countries. And provide training and project management in over 20 countries. So, it's been quite an, quite an interesting ride actually.

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Insights from a Project Manager
1h 11m Appropriate for all Sep 23, 2013

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In this Insights interview, Bob McGannon, PMP, will share the secrets he's cultivated in years of international project management for companies such as IBM and Boeing. Discover key skills for project managers, the ins and outs of certification options, and best ways to build and manage successful projects.

Topics include:
  • Advice for new project managers
  • Why choose PMP certification?
  • Tracking project hours
  • What is a triple-threat leader?
  • Agile vs. waterfall project management
  • Preventing scope creep
  • Learning to say no
Subjects:
Business Project Management Business Skills Career Development
Author:
Bob McGannon

About Bob

I was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut and spent the first 18 years of my career working with a major information technology company. after that, I started my own business, and it was based in Colorado. And for the last 6 years, I have lived and worked in Australia, which was really an amazing experience. I've had the opportunity to deliver projects in a number of different countries. And provide training and project management in over 20 countries. So, it's been quite an, quite an interesting ride actually.

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