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Systems Thinking: Part 1

Systems thinking helps us properly evaluate solutions to novel and existing problems. Patrick von Schlag introduces the Cynefin Model.
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Using Project Management Disciplines to Improve Performance

  I was asked late last year to write a white paper for Axelos on some of the reasons organizations might consider using disciplines from the PMBOK, from PRINCE2, and from Agile practices like Scrum to help them improve their project performance. It also became a nice opportunity to demystify some of the mistaken notions […]
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PRINCE 2 US Launch Podcast

I had a nice opportunity to take part in a recent Axelos podcast as part of their announcement of the new Managing Effective Projects with PRINCE2 US version. Take a listen; for those of you who aren’t familiar with PRINCE2, it builds on a knowledge framework like the PMBOK by providing a tailorable methodology for […]
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NIST Cybersecurity Framework free webinar

ISSA and Deep Creek Center are sponsoring a free NIST Cybersecurity webinar focused on small and medium sized businesses. December 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST Register today! https://www.issa.org/event/using-the-nist-cybersecurity-framework-to-align-your-organizations-risk-management-practices/ #cybersecurity_professionals #nistcybersecurityframework #nistcsf #nistcybersecurityawareness
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Making IT Work episode 7 Customer Journeys: Agree

Service Level Agreements impact the value to both the customer and the service provider and encompass more than Utility and Warranty. Learn more about the formal development process with Patrick in this episode of Making IT Work.
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