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Dr. Emad Rahim is an award-winning author, educator, entrepreneur, Fulbright Specialist and TEDx Speaker. He has over 10 years of experience as a project manager, managing a diverse portfolio of projects for cross-functional organizations around the country. He earned advanced post-doctoral credentials from Harvard, Tulane, and the University of Maryland/UC. He has a Doctorate of Management and two graduate degrees in business from Colorado Tech, and completed his undergraduate education at SUNY Empire State College, and multiple professional certifications (PMP, CSM, APMC, OMCP, CM). He currently serves as the Kotouc Family Endowed Chair and Professor at Bellevue University, and Training Consultant at Cornell University.

Closing Thoughts PM Network

This is pretty cool to share with our readers. PM Network Magazine operated by PMI provided me with a digital image of my interview with them back in 2017. Here is the full interview on project management education for their "Closing Thoughts" series that is located on the last page of the magazine.

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Americo Pinto, PMP, PMO-CC, PMO-CP

By Dr. Emad Rahim, PMP, A-CSM Americo Pinto, PMP, PMO-CC, PMO-CP, is the Founder and Chair of the PMO Global Alliance, the world’s largest community of PMOs and PMO professionals. He has more than 25 years of international experience in PMOs, Strategy, and Project Management, working as a Practitioner, Consultant, Professor, Researcher, Speaker, and Author. Americo Pinto was ...

Self-Managed Teams in Project Management

Retrieved from: http://www.managementkits.com and Betterup.com By Olaf Bach (Part 1) and Shonna Waters, PhD (Part 2) First, let’s try and define the terms self-managed teams, self-directed teams, and self-organized (or self-organizing) teams. Self-managed teams are work teams that are not (fully) integrated into a top-down chain of command and that do not have a single ...

Book Feature: AGILE LEADERSHIP with a GRIP by Frank Lee Harper, Jr., PhD., PMP

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (August 31, 2013) The first edition of this epic book is filled with a plethora of leadership and management advice that’s rich in content well-organized and effective in the presentation of information.  The book shares a world-class leadership framework A.G.I.L.E. L.E.A.D.E.R.S.H.I.P. with a G.R.I.P.™, allowing one to turn their dreams into ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Kris Sprague, PfMP, PgMP, PMP, PMI-RMP

By Dr. Emad Rahim, PMP, A-CSM Kris Sprague is the Head and Director of Project Planning and Scheduling at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. He is a talented leader that helps organizations achieve their strategy through the successful delivery of portfolios, programs, and projects. Kris has extensive experience building and leading project management organizations and project management offices ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Dr. Frank Lee Harper, Jr., PMP, CSM

Recognition that the most effective project managers to leading disruptive transformation programs/projects need leadership and strategic business management skills. The emphasis on technical skills is beginning to take a back seat to the previously mentioned skills.

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Tony Ellsworth, MBA A-CSM., TG Scrum Master and IT Project Manager at Kiewit Corporation

Tony Ellsworth, MBA, A-CSM., Scrum Master & Project Manager, Kiewit Technology Group Tony Ellsworth, MBA, A-CSM., is currently a Scrum Master and IT Project Manager at Kiewit Technology Group. As a native to Nebraska Tony has worked with some of the well-known entrepreneurs in the area such as Joe and Pete Ricketts and Candace Gregory.   ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP., Marketing Director at Society for Information Management

Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP., is an energetic … engaging … lively … enthusiastic … inspiring … words that are often used to describe Saby. A speaker with the uncanny ability to look at the normal and see something quite different. Saby shares his life stories and have a fun way to look at ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Andre Butters, PMP, Principal Consultant of Butters Consulting LLC.

Andre Butters, PMP., is the Principal Consultant at Butters Consulting focusing on enterprise collaboration and solution delivery for his clients. He has helped setup and mature Project Management Offices for a variety of companies including Marriott International and the American Nurses Association. He holds an undergraduate degree from University of Maryland in Economics. Andre’s interests ...

Free Online PM Courses

  Here is a list of free offerings on the PMI resource hub include: ProjectManagement.com, an online PMI project management community where project managers from around the world can communicate, participate in discussions, play games, and access a variety of related resources. Standards+ (Beta), the online version of the group's Project Management Body of Knowledge guide and ...