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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.

Execution Mastery: How to Overcome Common Project Hurdles with Dr. Emad Rahim

Host Fola F. Alabi interviews Dr. Emad Rahim on Strategic Project Leader podcast show.

Positioning Project Managers as Strategy Drivers & the PMO as Strategy Realization Office

Host Fola F. Alabi interviews Dr Mona Zoughaib and Mark Burnett on Strategic Project Leader podcast show.

DEMYSTIFYING AI for Project Professionals for a Competitive Edge with Lela Machaidze

Host Fola F. Alabi interviews Lela Machaidze on Strategic Project Leader podcast show.

5 Famous Project Managers in American History

Infographic: 5 Famous Project Managers in American History It’s easy to think that “project management” is a new-world job description. Naming convention aside, creative and business professionals have been hammering out great work for a very long time—some with a better knack for juggling products and plans. Here’s a visual stroll down memory lane that ...

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

- By Dr. Emad Rahim, PMP, A-CSM, CSP 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 ...

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.

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: and 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 ...