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OPM3: The Three Elements of OPM3

Last week we introduced OPM3, the Organizational Project Management Maturity Model, with a brief overview of the tools and infrastructure it provides in organizational project management. This week, we continue our discussion with an exploration of the three elements that provide the foundation of the OPM3 model. First, an important distinction. Historically, standards in the [...]

By |June 16th, 2008|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

OPM3: The Three Elements of OPM3

Last week we introduced OPM3, the Organizational Project Management Maturity Model, with a brief overview of the tools and infrastructure it provides in organizational project management. This week, we continue our discussion with an exploration of the three elements that provide the foundation of the OPM3 model. First, an important distinction. Historically, standards in the [...]

By |June 16th, 2008|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 22: Cadence International Methodology Update 2008

http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/traffic.libsyn.com/askcadence/cmc_ac_ep22.mp3 This year marks 25 years that Cadence has been driving the field of formal project management. On this week's show, we sit down with Cadence CEO John Patton and reflect on the business, and the event that shapes the Cadence impact around the globe: International Methodology Update.

OPM3: Why it's time to care

There are funny cycles in the field of project management. PERT charts are no longer cool, for example. And we do a bit more planning these days than we did in the 50's when most of our so-called "complex" projects were still run off a simple Gantt chart. But today's projects have redefined the nature [...]

By |June 9th, 2008|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 21: Active and Passive Metrics for Measuring Project Success

http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/traffic.libsyn.com/askcadence/cmc_ac_ep21.mp3 Once you have your project management system in place, how do you measure deeper results of project success beyond major milestones? This week, Rob Bremmer and guest Dr. Sean Harry from Career Management Solutions join the round table to discuss active and passive metrics for managing project success.

The Cadence Social Scene: IMU 2008

No, in fact we do far more around Cadence than just deliver best-in-class project management training. We play Horseshoes! Best. Game. Ever. With the international crowd in Portland for the week, we decided to take advantage of the nice weather and head out the The Dalles for food, games, and fun after a full week [...]

By |May 31st, 2008|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Cadence Management Corporation Holds International Project Management Methodology Update

Portland, OR -- Cadence Management Corporation celebrates 25 years of project management innovation this week with International Methodology Update 2008. Representatives from Cadence partners around the world come together in Portland to address the challenges of modern project management, and to push the Cadence methodology forward. "Each year, we have an opportunity to share best [...]

By |May 28th, 2008|Public Relations|0 Comments

Ask Cadence Ep 20: Keeping your Project Management Skills Sharp

http://www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/traffic.libsyn.com/askcadence/cmc_ac_ep20.mp3 Organizations dealing with cuts to their training budgets are suddenly forced to think creatively about getting teams the training they need to build results. This week, Rob Bremmer and guest Dr. Sean Harry from Career Management Solutions and ASTD join the round table to continue our series on finding the training you need [...]

Appreciate Change: 3 Tips to Help Your Teams Adjust to the Inevitable

We spend a great deal of time, as project management trainers and practitioners, focusing on the activities that occur at the beginning of a project. Defining scope, developing the scope of work, recruiting and developing resources around the project, scheduling – these activities tend to receive the greatest attention as new project managers tend to require the most refinement in the planning phase of their projects. […]

By |May 19th, 2008|A Step Ahead|0 Comments

Project Management Seminar June 2-4 — Second Session Added!

Space has been running scarce in Portland! Thank you to all of you how have signed up so far. To those of you who have been on the waitlist, your wait is over! Today, we added a second Portland session to the calendar. Location: World Trade Center -- Portland, OR Date: June 2-4, 2008 Enroll: [...]

By |May 13th, 2008|A Step Ahead|0 Comments
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