What You Missed at Collaborate 15 #C15LV

If you didn’t make it to all of Ed and Janet’s presentations at Collaborate, all is not lost! You can find the whitepapers for their presentations (and more!) at Supply Chain Transfers The Recipe for R12 Success How to Fix Learn more

How Long Has it Been Since You Read the #PMBOK? The @Institute_of_PM 5th Edition Includes Stakeholder Management!

Hi, my name is Janet, and it’s been 11 years since my initial PMI certification. The PMBOK was in its second addition, with the third edition to be released in the coming months. I studied like crazy so I could Learn more

Are You Sailing in Unchartered Waters With Your Technology Project?

By Janet Dahmen Implementing the latest and greatest release of any technology can be like sailing into uncharted waters. Many leadership teams will push technology departments into implementing the latest and greatest technology as a way of hedging the technology Learn more

Seven Ways to Improve Your Luck In #ProjectManagement

By Janet Dahmen A project manager’s success cannot be attributed to getting lucky; there are just too many events in any given day to leave it up to chance, luck, karma, or even positive mojo. Spending the needed time to Learn more

5 Presentations at Collaborate 15 That Will Improve Your Use of Oracle #C15LV

Once again, Avout is presenting every day of Collaborate! Don’t miss these hot topics that will help you implement and streamline your Oracle projects for greater success. And, of course, please visit us at booth 1248 in the exhibition hall. Here’s Learn more

Don’t Put Your Je Ne Sais Quoi at Risk

Recently I had coffee with a friend that I used to work with.  My friend is now in a mid-level management position with a group of technical developers working for him.   The company he works for relies very heavily on Learn more

ERP Management Series: Is Your Business Ripe Enough for Process Change?

Maturity is often used to measure a person’s level of responsibility, to gauge the ripeness of a fruit or the mellowness of a fine wine. In the business world, maturity can be used to measure how capable a management team Learn more

The Snowball Effect in Project Management

I know it’s March – but it’s still snowing in Chicago…. And as I watched the neighborhood kids build a snowman, I realized that project managers spend most of their day (even in the summer) trying to prevent the snowball Learn more

Déjà vu! Avout Has 5 Presentations at Collaborate

Last year, Avout had 5 presentations at Collaborate–one every day of the week. This year? Repeat! (Pent-peat?) And with all new presenters. Janet Dahmen, Partner in charge of Avout’s Project Management Office, will be presenting Are You Managing a Zombie Learn more

Revisiting Oracle OpenWorld

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