Manage This

The podcast by project managers for project managers.

  • 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.

  • Episode 44

    Episode 44 — Project Gratitude with Roger Duke

    30 Minutes

    Roger Duke discusses Project Gratitude – an initiative to help military staff transition into project management careers. Roger shares advice, such as how to lead without authority, how to match passion with purpose, how to make projects memorable.

  • Episode 43

    Episode 43 — All Things Agile with Jesse Fewell

    34 Minutes

    Jesse Fewell joins the cast of Manage This to discuss Agile in the 6th Edition PMBOK® Guide. He explains how Agile got in the PMBOK® Guide and describes how PMI and the Agile Alliance came together to author the Agile Practice Guide.

  • Episode 42

    Episode 42 — Leading the SunTrust Park Project With Mike Plant

    35 Minutes

    This podcast is filled with wisdom from Mike Plant, former Olympian and President of Development with the Atlanta Braves. He joins the cast of Manage This to share his outlook on leadership and perseverance as well as his role in the SunTrust Park project