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Happy 15th Birthday, Velociteach!

Written by: Alex Stoecker Now’s the time to blow out the candles! It’s been 5 years since our last birthday blog post, and while we’re buried up to our necks getting ready for the 6th edition update of our materials, we’re still in the celebratory mood! Since our last birthday post in 2012, we’ve been […]

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A Course for a Cause

Velociteach Responds to Hurricane Disasters UPDATE: Thanks to the generous support of our readers and customers, we were able to donate $735 to Convoy of Hope towards recent Hurricane Relief funds. Everyone here at Velociteach is appreciative of your efforts and honored to give back to those communities in need. Due to the weather impacts of […]

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Award-Winning Training At Your Fingertips

    How do you find the best training resource to develop your talent? The talent of your team? Your whole organization? If you’re in a training role, or responsible for training on a company-wide scale, you’re probably familiar with the Training Industry, Inc. which helps connect dedicated business professionals to the vast knowledge of […]

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The Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam is Changing!

You read that right. Not only is the PMP exam changing soon but so is the PMI-ACP certification exam! As many are already aware, the Project Management Institute (PMI)® is planning to roll out the Sixth Edition of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) in September 2017 which will result […]

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The Velociteach Community

I’ve been at Velociteach for about seven months now, and I can wholeheartedly say that today has been one of the most rewarding work days I’ve experienced thus far. But before I dive in, let me give you some background! Part of the Velociteach mission statement says: “We strongly believe in the value of giving […]

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Neal Whitten, PMP and Velociteach

Velociteach is proud to announce our collaboration with author and thought-leader Neal Whitten, PMP. Last fall, I had an epiphany. I was in New Orleans sitting in a lecture hall at the PMI Global Congress 2013.  Much to my amusement, Neal Whitten was creating problems.  Neal’s popularity was an issue!  About a dozen breakout sessions […]

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Braves vs Falcons – a battle for Resources in Atlanta

Have you ever managed a project where you battled others for scarce resources?  Those resources may be human… you needed the best DBA, architect, or business analyst.  Or, those resources may not have a heartbeat… things like materials, equipment, or supplies.  Here in Atlanta, a battle is brewing for resources.  That clash is between two […]

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Dominican Republic PMI Congress

Last weekend I was in the Dominican Republic to speak at the PMI Congress there. I had never been to the D.R. before this trip, and the whole experience was wonderful. The all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana was the best conference venue I’ve ever experienced. There were 10 nations represented, and […]

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Whodat? PMI Global Congress NOLA

I’m back from New Orleans (NOLA) and the PMI Global Congress 2013 – North America.  Let me share the highlights…my opinions…the best-of-the-best from Global: Best keynote: Mark Sanborn author of Fred Factor and his recent book: You Don’t Need a Title to be a Leader.  Mark’s challenge to me:  ‘Who or What is better because […]

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Government is Open. Bears, Lions, Tigers in Harmony.

Nice to have a boring start to the workweek…isn’t it?!  This is the first Monday back to “normal” after the epic battle between Democrats and Republicans.  The government shutdown is over.  No more furlough.  Many people were happy to sit in rush-hour traffic, return to familiar office space, and Work-for-the-Man today.  It’s about time! A […]

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