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What is Project Management?

By J. LeRoy Ward,  PMP, PgMP, PfMP, CSM, GWCPM, SCPM   |   Executive Vice President – Enterprise…

The Nuts and Bolts of Agile and Scrum

By J. LeRoy Ward,  PMP, PgMP, PfMP, CSM, GWCPM, SCPM | Executive Vice President – Enterprise…

Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

By Betsy Kauffman, Organizational Coach, Agile Pi What is an Agile Product Roadmap? A product…

What is a Project Management Certification? And Why Do I Need It?

By Anselm Begley, PMP, PRINCE2, CBAP, CSM, APMG Managing Benefits Project Management…

Managing Virtual Teams Successfully

By Dr. Willis H. Thomas, PMP, CPT  Virtual teams are becoming more of the norm for organizations…

The Agile Transformation Challenge All Organizations Face

By Erik Krisko, Enterprise Transformation Coach and Consultant I feel very fortunate to have the…

Dr. Harold Kerzner Q&A: How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum

This past November as part of IIL's IPM Day online conference, Dr. Harold Kerzner delivered a…

Reflection and Takeaways on Agility from the SMC-IT 2018 Space Mission Design conference

By Tom Friend - Agile Consultant / LtCol USAF (Ret) CSP, ACP, AHF, FLEX, CSM, PSM, ATP The 6th…

A New Way to Recognize the Achievements of Project Managers

By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D. Senior Executive Director for Project Management, IIL Introduction: The…

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace: Zero Tolerance for “Brilliant Jerks”

Catch Christa Kirby's presentation "Cultivating an Agile Mindset: Creativity, Trust, and a…

How to achieve the Agile Transformation — Part 2

As mentioned in the previous article, Agile involves moving to a new way of working on projects;…

Why Project Managers Need to be Agile

As an agile and project management instructor and practitioner, I am asked quite often, “Should I worry about this agile thing?” or “Why do I need…