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Managing Project Management

The success of your project managers has a lot more to do with people management than project management. ”I wish I had this course 7 years ago!” said one attendee of the Cadence Management Corporation Managing Project Management (MPM) class that was held in Portland, Oregon. MPM Course Map Project Context - when to use [...]

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Project Management — Learning "How To"

Cadence Management Corporation held their world-renowned Project Management Methodology seminar on June 4 -6, 2013. The seminar was led by Senior Seminar Leader, Rod Sharman. This comprehensive course is suitable for team members, technical, functional, and project leaders. While there are 28 learning objectives in this course, the overriding goal is to equip attendees with [...]

By |June 20th, 2013|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Cadence Continues to Partner with PMIEF

(September 2012) Cadence Management Corporation continues to donate to the PMI Education Foundation by providing scholarships that allow primary and secondary teachers or administrators currently employed in a private or public school to attend a Cadence Seminar in a variety of locations. The Cadence methodology delivers practical techniques that allow the project manger to develop [...]

By |August 31st, 2012|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Time to Deliver

Taking the time to understand your organization's best practices in project management is one of the most powerful demonstrations that your teams mean business. Last week, we shared some of our thoughts on the power of Organizational Project Management, and how a holistic approach to portfolios, programs, and projects can empower the organization. Indeed, our [...]

By |October 12th, 2010|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

The Power of Organizational Project Management

At Cadence, our practitioners have been helping organizations deliver results on their most critical projects for nearly thirty years. In that time, our field has evolved, though the needs of our clients have remained constant: help us deliver more projects, on time, under budget, at scope. To answer these fundamental needs in a business environment [...]

By |September 10th, 2010|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Negotiating for Project Success webinar recording is available now

Thanks to everyone who came out for the "Negotiating for Project Success" webinar today with our very special guest presenter, Randy Englund. Randy is a great friend to Cadence and a terrific resource in this area!

By |May 19th, 2010|A Step Ahead|Comments Off on Negotiating for Project Success webinar recording is available now

The Best Leaders

Today's Quote: "The best leader is the one who has the sense to surround himself with winning people." Each day, I receive a motivational quote from Walk The Talk (www.walkthetalk.com) and today's quote really hit home with me. Whether you are a project leader, corporate leader, or volunteer leader, surrounding yourself with great people is [...]

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Capabilities/Maturity Model (CMM)

The goal desired by most organizations is to develop project management competencies. The Cadence solution helps clients grow to full maturity - the optimal state of management. Through coaching, mentoring and consulting services, Cadence aids in the application of project management skills to specific project challenges. Cadence uses the Capabilities/Maturity Model as a guide for [...]

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PMI Best of the Best Awards Presentation Photos

Following up to the the PMI Provider of the Year presentation at the North America Congress in Orlando, we have finally received the photos from the event! It's a thrill for us to be sharing the stage with so many quality professionals in our field. Below, Connie Plowman (2nd from left) and John Patton (3rd [...]

By |October 30th, 2009|A Step Ahead|Comments Off on PMI Best of the Best Awards Presentation Photos

PMI Recognizes NASA for 40 Years of Shared Project Management Excellence

Apollo 11 landed on the moon 40 years ago last week. To celebrate, PMI shared a moment of joint success at the Institute's Global Congress in Orlando: Throughout history, NASA has invested in and applied key principles of project management to support the achievement of its momentous milestones. As a member of the PMI® Global [...]

By |October 13th, 2009|A Step Ahead|0 Comments