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Ask Cadence Ep 078: The importance of behavioral models in project management

week to dive into human behavior. For project managers, helping team members understand and quantify their strengths can be a critical asset in guiding the team to delivering results. John Patton and Scott Lissit introduce key behavioral models and instruments, and discuss how to apply them judiciously in individual and team development.

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Ask Cadence Ep 077: Delivering Results with Vertical PM

Setting responsibilities for delivering results in project management is critical for success on teams, but even more important for the management support hierarchy around projects. This week John Patton joins Pete Wright to discuss the key principles and responsibilities that each role must take on to ensure consistent success on projects.

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Ask Cadence Ep 076: The Importance of the CAPM Certification

The CAPM certification from the Project Management Institute was originally fashioned as a milestone in the development of the professional project manager. But John Patton has a different take on the cert, one that positions team members as better prepared and supported team members, armed with the right tools to deliver project results for the [...]

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Ask Cadence Ep 074: 19 Techniques Part 7

In part 7 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss problem solving and managing progress of critical tasks. After 7 weeks of discussion on our 19 Techniques, we share some reflections on managing the people side of projects, [...]

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Ask Cadence Ep 073: 19 Techniques Part 6

In part 6 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss how project managers can manage difficult people on their teams. Through rapport-building exercises social activities, communication study, and functional management involvement, you'll have a suite of tools to [...]

By |December 14th, 2009|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 073: 19 Techniques Part 6

Ask Cadence Ep 072: 19 Techniques Part 5

In part 5 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss the importance of using facts and data in supporting positions on projects, how you can encourage critical thinking in your team, and what you need to do to [...]

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Ask Cadence Ep 071: 19 Techniques Part 4

In part 4 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss task definition, specifically around critical impact tasks, and how to manage these tasks in a way that encourages action and progress.

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Ask Cadence Ep 070: 19 Techniques Part 3

In part 3 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss issues and concerns, with special focus on how to manage resolution of issues in a visible way.

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Ask Cadence Ep 069: 19 Techniques Part 2

In part 2 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you," Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss roles and responsibilities on your projects, ensuring that commitments are clear and visible through the Responsibility Matrix and Schedule.

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Ask Cadence Ep 068: 19 Techniques Part 1

This is part 1 of our special, "19 Techniques for managing people who do not report to you." Jay Christensen and Rod Sharman join Pete Wright to discuss the importance of goal statements, clear objective statements, and a well-publicized project profile in getting the support you need to deliver project results.

By |November 9th, 2009|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 068: 19 Techniques Part 1