Archive for December 2012

Project Governance – Remember it Using "SADBET"

Paul Naybour, Business Development Director at Parallel Project Training, talks about Project Governance; what it is and how you can remember it with a simple mnemonic. This short video is particularly useful as a framework for those preparing for the APMP exam. A full transcript of this video is given below.   [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9z9pIhDYNY[/youtube]   One…

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Who Are Parallel Project Training And What Makes You Different?

I asked Paul Naybour, Business Development Director at Parallel Project Training, what makes Parallel different to other training providers; how delivering training has changed in recent years and what customers expect from a training course. A full transcript of this video is given below.   [youtube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYAY-H2Ev2k[/youtube]   Parallel Project Training is all about opening…

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Interview with John Bolton

The second in a series of interviews with project managers…   John Bolton is an experienced project management professional with particular expertise in the management of all types of projects and programmes across both the public and private sector. He is a registered Managing Successful Programmes Advanced Practitioner, a Registered Project Professional and PMP certified.…

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To Project Manage is to Iterate

Traditional project management methodologies deal with complex projects by requiring everything to be clearly understood and documented at the start of the project. This has its benefits – a product is then designed to handle all the different requirements from the start so you never run into the problems of having to shoe-horn a necessary…

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Project Management News Round-Up

Here are some interesting project management news items from December 2012 selected by the Parallel Project Training team to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening in the PM world:   LiquidPlanner 4 Delivers Simplified Project Management In early December LiquidPlanner, developer of the priority-based, predictive project management solution, announced the fourth generation of its product:…

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APMP Configuration Management

In this video Paul Naybour, Business Development Director at Parallel Project Training, and hands-on project management professional, explains the importance of configuration management in certain types of project s and suggests a simple way to remember what the different steps and processes are to ensure configuration management is successfully implemented in a project. A full…

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