Live Webinar October 14th, 2015 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT
Duration: 1 hour  Credits: 1 PDU Category B  – Free PDU
Presented By: PROJECTinsight (Metafuse Inc)
In Cooperation With: Core Performance Concepts (Rep #1399)

Note: Please record this as a Category B Presentation – You will receive a Category B certificate from PROJECTInsight

Emotional Intelligence can be defined as our ability to distinguish, understand, and have a greater awareness of how our thoughts and feelings connect with our outward displays and behaviors, as well as the ability to manage and express appropriate emotions and help others do the same.

This session will guide you through the best tools to gain emotional intelligence to improve your performance and reduce stress.


  • Gain tools to raise your emotional intelligence
  • Learn ways to control your emotions and reduce stress
  • Reveal hidden blocks and obstacles that stand in your way of success
  • Earn 1 PDU

Who should attend:

  • Project managers, Portfolio managers,
  • Project team members, Project Leads,
  • Project sponsors & function/business unit managers,
  • Subject Matter Experts, Business Analysts, Scheduling Specialists and ….
  • Other business stakeholders.

Click to register for Emotional Intelligence: Understand Yourself Then Understand Others


Live Webinar – October 13th 2015, 10:00 am – 11:00 am EDT
Offered by: Global Knowledge UK  (REP 1999)
Duration: 1 hour 1 PDU / 1 CDU Credits: 1 PDU Category A – Free PDU

Note: Although Global Knowledge is an REP this opportunity may not have a course number and may need to be recorded as a Category C PDU. Contact Global Knowledge for further information.

Having developed the insight in to the customer’s organisation and environment,  in the previous session – Uncovering Customers Business Needs; the next step is to engage with the key stakeholders

These stakeholders are likely to be more senior than in previous engagements and this can present challenges such as understanding who they are and how to gain access to them, as well as how to engage with them to ensure the best results.

This webinar focuses on the steps required to first identify, then target the ap-propriate stakeholders and how to elicit requirements from them.

The key techniques and tools covered are:

  • Stakeholder Power Grid
  • Actions to be taken with stakeholders
  • Level of interest and power
  • Strategic Question Asking Framework
  • Structured approach to meetings
  • Process driven meeting approach to reach a specific goal

This  webinar is in GK’s new Weekly series:
“The Sales Excellence Webinar Series for Business Outcomes.”

Watch for these webinars on PDU Of The Day:

  • Changing The Sales Engagement
  • Uncovering Customers Business Needs
  • Engaging with Customer Stakeholders
  • Translating Requirements to Capabilities
  • Managing Customer Business Requirements
  • Modelling the Customers Business
  • Developing Business Acumen
  • Creating the Solution Business Case
  • Delivering Benefits Realisation to the Customer
  • Additional Development Support and Tools

PDU Category C (PMBOK 5) documentation details:
Process Groups: Executing
Knowledge Areas: 4- Integration 5 – Scope 8 – Quality

  • 5.6 Control Scope
  • 9.3 Develop Project Team
  • 13.1 Identify Stakeholders
  • 13.3 Manage Stakeholder Engagement

As a Category C ‘Self Directed Learning Activity’ remember to document your learning experience and its relationship to project management for your ‘PDU Audit Trail Folder’

Click to register for PM Strategic Planning & Sales Excellence Series: Engaging with Customer Stakeholders


Live Webinar October 13th, 2015 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 Hour Credits: 1 PDU Category C Free
Presented by : O’Reilly

This session is based on the book eers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism  by Robin Chase

Before Uber and Airbnb, there was Zipcar. Robin Chase, the founder of Zipcar; has been studying the peer economy ever since.

If you want to understand the fundamental drivers of success that connect Uber, AirBnb, and other on demand companies to social media platforms, crowdsourcing, and crowdfunding.

Robin calls it Peers Inc. where she has developed a general theory of how peer production platforms succeed.

In this webcast Robin will cover how to build a Peers Inc company, from inception through maturity, sharing power according to developmental phase in order to maximize the likelihood of success and produce a long-lasting and sustainable company.

Presenter: Robin Chase (LinkedIn profile, @rmchase is a transportation entrepreneur. She is co-founder and former CEO of Zipcar; Buzzcar, (now merged with Drivy) an online ridesharing community. Author of Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism,  and is also co-founder and Executive Chairman of Veniam, a vehicle communications company building the networking fabric for the IoMT. She has served on several boards including Governmental & Systems Program Advisory Committees and she lectures widely.  She has received many awards including Time 100 Most Influential People, Fast Company Fast 50 Innovators, and BusinessWeek Top 10 Designers. Robin graduated from Wellesley College and MIT’s, and was a Harvard University Loeb Fellow.

PDU Category C (PMBOK 5) documentation details:
Process Groups: Initiating, Planning
Knowledge Areas: 4 – Integration 5 – Scope

  • 4.1 Develop Project Charter
  • 4.2 Develop Project Management Plan
  • 5.2 Collect Requirements
  • 5.3 Define Scope

As a Category C ‘Self Directed Learning Activity’ remember to document your learning experience and its relationship to project management for your ‘PDU Audit Trail Folder’

Click to register for Peers Inc: How To Think About, Build, & Scale A Collaborative Platform Organization


Live Webinar – October 14th, 2015 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT
Offered by MPUG WebnLearn ( REP 1369 )
Duration 1 hour + Q & A 1 PDU / 1 CDU
Mpug Member Free – Members only event

Do You Have Reporting Pains?

Then this webinar is just for you!

From finding a unique field or formula, to customized reports and troubleshooting tips for specific errors, this session will address the pains, questions, and issues that YOU are facing with your current projects.

Reporting experts Jacques Goupil and Scott Clausen will address the concerns that the MPUG community submitted, as well as take your questions live during the webinar.

Come prepared to get the one-on-one help you’ve been looking for!


Jacques Goupil (LinkedIn profile) PMP, MCP, MCTS, Managing Director at PPM Works has over 13 years of professional experience in software design, implementation, and development in the Project Management area. He is an active member of the Project Management community serving as a board member of the Boston Chapter of the Microsoft Project User Group (MPUG).

Scott Clausen MBA PMP MCP (LinkedIn profile) Managing Director, Delivery at PPM Works, is an expert at envisioning and delivering solutions that leverage full capabilities of Project Server, SharePoint and SQL Server Business Intelligence platforms. Having launched 40+ Project Server environments, Scott is well versed at architecture design, upgrade planning, requirements gathering, configuration best practices, test plans, training, workflows, PSI, C#, SharePoint solutions, SQL reports and troubleshooting issues.

If you are NOT ALREADY a member JOIN MPUG!

This event is for members only BUT… You can take one of the MPUG Certificated Masterclass (Usually 6 Category A PDUs) Or over 30 other Category A PDUs for free each year.  The $129 Per Year Membership Fee is a terrific value!

MPUG Membership includes:

  1. MPUG’s Project Server and SharePoint certificated courses available to members
  2. Over 30 other virtual PDU events per year
  3. You can network with other MPUG (Microsoft Project Users Group) members at in person meetings and events.
  4. Work with Microsoft MVPs in MS Project Project Server & SharePoint
  5. And so much more …….

Seriously consider joining MPUG if you work with SharePoint or Project & earn all the PDUs you will need as a member of MPUG!

Submit your pain/question in advance to ensure it is addressed LIVE!

Click to register for What Are YOUR Reporting Pains? An Advanced Panel Discussion


Live Webinar October 13th, 2015 11:00 am – 12:30 pm EDT
Duration: 1 Hour 30 Min Credits: 1 PDU Category A – Free PDU
By: Computer Aid Inc IT Metrics & Productivity Institute (Rep 2733)

Developing IT projects in Africa and for Africa presents unique challenges and opportunities.

In this webinar, Adolfo Villafiorita (LinkedIn profile) will discuss some his experiences and lessons learned from a project management perspective.

Click to register for Managing IT Projects In A Developing Country

The Live Session Is Free But…

You can get the recorded version of this session & over 500+ other Quality Category A PDU Sessions with an
ITMPI Membership

Premium Memberships are only $199 USD per year
An Excellent Value!!

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Live Webinar – October 16th, 2015 1:00 pm – 1:15 pm EDT
Duration: 15 min PDU Credits: .25 PDU Category C – Free PDU
Sponsored by: DCG – David Consulting Group (REP 3525)

Note: Although DCG is an Rep this event may not have a course number contact DCG for further information

Confused about the role of a PMO in an Agile organization?

Join Tony Timbol, (LinkedIn profile) , Scaled Agile Program Consultant, to learn the 4 pillars of PMO performance in an Agile world.

In just 15 minutes, you’ll better understand how a PMO functions in an Agile environment and the most important cultural and mental shifts that must occur for success.

Do you connect on social media networks?

During the webinar, join the conversation on Twitter using #DCGwebinar.

NOTE: Calendar conflict? Register below and receive the link to the recording to view at a later time.

PDU Category C (PMBOK 5) documentation details:
Process Groups: Planning Executing
Knowledge Areas: 4 – Integration 5 – Scope 6 – Time 9 – Human Resources

  • 4.3 Direct and Manage Project Work
  • 4.4 Monitor & Control Project Work
  • 5.6 Control Scope
  • 6.7 Control Schedule
  • 7.4 Control Costs

As a Category C ‘Self Directed Learning Activity’ remember to document your learning experience and its relationship to project management for your ‘PDU Audit Trail Folder’

Click to Register for Four Pillars Of PMO Performance In An Agile World In 15 Minutes