067 – What the heck is ITSM? And how is it like Improv?

If you are a PM working in or with a large enterprise, you may have heard of ITSM, or the ITIL framework. And you may well have been asked to create additional deliverables and go through some processes to support ITSM. But what is it? How does it work? Why is it good for organizations? […]

066 – How to be a consultant: Dealing with customers without having a nervous breakdown

If your project customers are external to your organization, you have a lot more to worry about than the success of your project. You also have the carry the weight of building and maintaining a relationship with your organization’s customer. And if you do it wrong… you are toast! In this episode, Kim shares some […]

065 – Can you keep a secret? Managing confidential information

As PM’s we are often privy to confidential information. How do you manage that info, even when you know it will impact your friends and colleagues?  This week Kate and Kim share some of their experience managing confidential information – how to do it, and how to react when you or someone else inadvertently lets […]

064 – Getting into – or out of – Project Management, with Ben Aston of The Digital Project Manager podcast

Are you trying to get into the field of Project Management? Or, are you ready for the next step and to move out of the PM field?  This week Kate and Kim have a very special guest, Ben Aston, the host of The Digital Project Manager podcast – one of our favorite PM podcasts. Kate, […]

062 – Do I really need a PMO? (Part 2 of 2)

Do I need a Project Management Office (PMO)? Does anyone REALY need a PMO? Why, aren’t those all going away because of Agile? What value can a PMO give to an organization? And when does it not make sense to have a PMO? We go through all this and more on this 2 part podcast […]

063 – Candid Conversations with a Project Management Recruiter, with Norma Gutierrez

Are you looking for a PM job? If not now, one day you may be. So, why not talk to a pro who knows the market and help you find the right job? A Project Management Recruiter!  Building a relationship with a recruiter can be a gateway to a great PM career, or to your […]

061 – Do I really need a PMO? (Part 1 of 2)

Do I need a Project Management Office (PMO)? Does anyone REALY need a PMO? Why, aren’t those all going away because of Agile? What value can a PMO give to an organization? And when does it not make sense to have a PMO? We go through all this and more on this 2 part podcast […]

060 – Say-Do-Say: Fundamentals of Project Communication

We get asked a lot about what project management is about, what it’s like to get into the profession, and what are the most important things to do as you get into the field. There are so many things to think about, so many considerations that it can be hard to think of a simple […]
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