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Ask Cadence Ep 89: When the organization doesn’t believe in project management

As a new team member in an organization, what do you do when those around don't understand or believe in the power of project management? This week on the show we respond to this common yet difficult challenge with strategies for building success, support, and understanding, while helping your new team shine. Join John Patton, [...]

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Ask Cadence Ep 88: Fond Farewell to Connie Plowman after 22 years with Cadence

Cadence Vice President and COO has served almost every capacity in her 22 years at Cadence. She has served as leader and mentor across the project management community and helped countless practitioners achieve success through project management themselves. We at Cadence will miss her greatly in our day-to-day activity, but we're thrilled to see what [...]

By |December 6th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 88: Fond Farewell to Connie Plowman after 22 years with Cadence

Ask Cadence Ep 87: Karl Franz on the ISO Review with Cadence, Year 2!

Cadence has just completed our second year ISO audit and passed with flying colors! This week, ISO auditor Karl Franz joins us to talk about the process, the Cadence journey, and what the ISO commitment to quality means for working with Cadence.

By |November 1st, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 86: The Team is Growing – Introducing Craig Meuser

At Cadence, the relationship we have with our partners is critical to delivering project results. That's why we're thrilled to be able to introduce Craig Meuser as our new director of global sales and marketing. We look forward to introducing you to Craig over the coming months!

By |October 25th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 85: The Importance of Training in Teams

On projects, it's all about the team. The same is true for training. This week on the show, John Patton and Pete Wright discuss the importance of attending training and consulting events in teams, leveraging the experience of training together to work on real projects, delivering real results fast.

By |October 18th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 84: Instructing Instructors on OPM, Programs, and Portfolios

It's bootcamp at Cadence — our annual opportunity to bring together our instructors from around the world to review and integrate the latest field experience into the Cadence Methodology. This year, we're working on OPM, our focus on bringing alignment to the whole organization around project management from the top down. This week on the [...]

By |October 11th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 83: PMI Congress Preview with John Patton

The Cadence team is preparing for the trip to Washington to connect with the PMI global community at the PMI Global Congress 2010. This week on the show, Cadence CEO John Patton previews his upcoming presentation, "Life cycles for portfolio and program management," and talks with Pete Wright about the evolving nature of the field [...]

By |October 4th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 82: Bringing students and project managers together

This week on the show, Connie Plowman and Prakash Achuthan join us to discuss the success of their recent event bringing MBA level project management students into the real world of PMs thanks to the generosity of Nike and PGE.  

By |May 19th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 82: Bringing students and project managers together

Ask Cadence Ep 81: Cadence grad Denise Tischler talks project management and elementary education

The Cadence scholarship program for educators, in partnership with the PMI Education Foundation, has been a boon to teachers and administrators looking to bridge practical business and organizational skills with curricula. This week, join Pete Wright, Connie Plowman, and guest Denise Tischler to discuss her experience in the 3-day Cadence course, and how she will [...]

By |March 30th, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 81: Cadence grad Denise Tischler talks project management and elementary education

Ask Cadence Ep 80: The importance of cultural behavioral models in project management

This week, we take on culture. Building off our on-going discussion on behavioral models for individuals and teams, John Patton and Pete Wright discuss the importance of defining and understanding cultural behavioral profiles in project management in light of the ever-increasing demands on teams to work in geographically and culturally diverse project environments.

By |February 22nd, 2010|Ask Cadence: The Project Management Podcast|Comments Off on Ask Cadence Ep 80: The importance of cultural behavioral models in project management