Manage This

The podcast by project managers for project managers.

  • Episode 54

    Episode 54-Overcoming Uncertainty in Consolidations

    30 Minutes

    The team sits with Dr. Elke Leeds, of Kennesaw State's leadership team, involved with their consolidation with Southern Polytechnic State University.

  • Episode 53

    Episode 53 – Get Lean – Eliminating Waste from Our Projects

    30 Minutes

    What do heroics, task-switching, and gold-plating have in common? All are forms of waste. The podcast team sits down with certified Project Management Professional, Alan Zucker to discuss identifying and eliminating waste from our projects.

  • Episode 52

    Episode 52- The PMP Exam: 6th Edition Changes, What to Expect, and Tips to Pass

    34 Minutes

    Nervous about the 6th Edition PMP Exam? On this episode of Manage This we have brought in the content experts! Learn what's new for the exam and more importantly, how to approach it!

  • Episode 51

    Episode 51 -From Across the Pond, Elizabeth Harrin on Project Collaboration & Tech Trends

    35 Minutes

    What collaboration tools should I use on my projects? We ask that question of Elizabeth Harrin, author of Collaboration Tools for Project Managers, who joins us from the UK. Elizabeth shares her research and recommendations.

  • Episode 50

    Episode 50-Agile – A Mindset, Not a Methodology

    30 Minutes

    On the 50th episode of Manage This, Alan Zucker joins the team to discuss an Agile approach to project management. Alan makes the case that Agile is a more natural way to work. It’s a mindset, not just a methodology.

  • Episode 49

    Episode 49-Risk Management: How Do You Identify and Handle Risk?

    30 Minutes

    Bob Mahler joins the cast of Manage This to talk about risk management. He served on the team that developed the Risk Management chapter in the 6th Edition PMBOK® Guide. He discusses this as well as practical advice for project managers.

  • Episode 48

    Episode 48-Emotional Intelligence: The Key to Keep Your Project Running Smoothly

    30 Minutes

    Grow your Emotional Intelligence. Monique Russell – executive coach, leadership guru, and communication expert—joins the Manage This crew to discuss how Emotional Intelligence impacts the role of the project manager, and what you can do to improve.

  • Episode 47

    Episode 47- The Most Mysterious Star in the Universe with Tabetha Boyajian

    35 Minutes

    Astronomer Tabetha Boyajian joins the Manage This crew to discuss the project she is leading… and it’s a challenging one.

  • Episode 46

    Episode 46 – Building a Major-League Baseball Park with Chris Britton

    36 minutes

    Chris Britton describes how four competitors joined forces to tackle a time-constrained, highly-public construction project: $672M SunTrust Park.

  • Episode 45

    Episode 45- Thoughts on the Ever-Expanding PMBOK Guide

    35 Minutes

    What should a project manager do with this latest edition of the PMBOK Guide? In this podcast, join the Manage This crew for practical, strategic advice regarding this latest update to the industry standard.