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International Women's Day - Amazing Interviewees

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I thought to celebrate International Women's Day I would give you a reminder of the amazing women I have had the fortune to interview over the past 14 months.    Each of them were insightful and thought provoking during their interviews and highly recommend to take a listen whether for the first time or as a reminder of how brilliant they are. Ruth Pearce  The Project Motivator Lindsay Scott  The PMO Flash Mob Collector Patti McLaughlin The PgMP Dr Karen Thompson The Responsible Project Manager Emily Lujibreghts Em The PM Susie Palmer -Trew  The Change Shaker

Saturday Brunch being responsible with Dr Karen Thompson

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In today's Saturday Brunch interview I am being a Responsible Project Manager with Dr Karen Thompson. Karen is an experienced practitioner turned innovative academic.  She is passionate about transforming Project Management practice and education through research that explores the creative, ethical and human dimensions of projects.   At Bournemouth University she leads the MSc Organisational Project Management and undergraduate units in project management.  In 2017 Karen won the Herbert Walton Award from APM for the relevance to practice of her research on social media in project management, and in 2019 received the Teaching Excellence Award from PMI UK.    Her current research interests include the application of Responsible Project Management in contexts such as refugee camps and the development of local action to achieve ‘Net Zero’ targets for greenhouse gas emissions.  Web: www.responsiblepm.com   Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/karen-thompson-619455a  

The Sunday Lunch PM meets Patti Mclaughlin, The PgMP

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In this episode, I have a chat with Patti Mclaughlin, The PgMP. Patti is the 862nd person to obtain the Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification out of 2770 people in the world as of February 2019.  She have a passion for the PM profession and truly loves what she does. Born in Canada and after years living on the East Coast, Patricia McLaughlin (Patti), relocated to Evergreen, CO in 2009.  Described as a global, compliance, implementation project and program manager, she enjoys mentoring and sharing industry best practices. She received a Bachelor’s degree from Towson University and earned certifications in project and program management.   To listen to the podcast click below (or one of the links at the bottom of this post) For more information about Patti take a look at the following links: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/pattimclaughlin/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pattiannmclaughlin Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/pattiannmcl/

The Sunday Lunch PM meets Dr David Hillson, The Risk Doctor

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In this episode, I have a chat with Dr David Hillson, The Risk Doctor. David is an international thought-leader in risk management, with a global reputation as an excellent speaker and award-winning author. Countless individuals, teams and organisations have benefited from his blend of innovative insights with practical application, presented in an accessible style that combines clarity with humour.  He also shares his insights regularly through books, papers and articles, as well as the regular series of Risk Doctor Briefings. David’s speaking and writing is guided by the Risk Doctor motto: “Understand profoundly so you can explain simply. To listen to the podcast click below (or one of the links at the bottom of this post) For more information about David take a look at the following links: Website: www.risk-doctor.com Email: contact@risk-doctor.com YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/RiskDoctorVideo Thanks to David for a brilliant interview, until next time r

The Sunday Lunch PM meets Colin D Ellis, The Getting Sh*t Done Guy

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In this episode, I have a chat with Colin D Ellis, The Getting Sh*t Done Guy. Colin is a 20-year project management and sponsorship veteran, an award-winning international speaker, trainer and author who helps organisations and individuals around the world change the way they get things done and create cultures where great work thrives To listen to the podcast click below For more information about Colin take a look at the following links: Website: www.colindellis.com Linkedin:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/colindellis/ Email: colin@colindellis.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/colindellis Thanks to Colin for a fantastic interview, u ntil next time remember project management is funny.  Thanks, Nige

The Sunday Lunch PM meets Ben Aston, The Digital PM

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In this episode I have a chat with Ben Aston, The Digital Project Manager. Ben brings over 15 years of experience in both strategic thinking and tactical implementation from a career at top digital agencies including FCV, Dare, Wunderman, DLKW Lowe and DDB.  He's been fortunate enough to work across verticals including transit, utilities, FMCG, consumer electronics, eCommerce, automotive, financial services, public sector, and retail brands.  Ben's a Certified Scrum Master, PRINCE2 Practitioner and founder of the digital project management blog, The Digital Project Manager.  Founded in 2011, The Digital Project Manager has become one of the largest and most credible platforms for digital project management information and thought leadership. With feature articles, how-to guides, tools, reviews, jobs and funnies, The Digital Project Manager draws on the rapidly expanding, global audience of digital project managers. To listen to the podcast click below For m

The Sunday Lunch PM Meets the Risk Guy - Carl Pritchard

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In this month's podcast interview, I chat with Carl Pritchard I hope you enjoy the interview. Thanks Nige

The Sunday Lunch Project Manager Meets The Project Motivator - Ruth Pearce

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In this months podcast interview, I chat with Ruth Pearce I hope you enjoy the interview. Thanks Nige This transcript was generated by https://otter.ai Nigel Creaser So today I've got Ruth Pearce. I'm going to give you a little bio about Ruth. For over 20 years. She's taken on large scale projects in financial services software houses, state government, education, and nonprofit organisations. And in 2011, Ruth and the team team with the winners of the PMI distinguished project award, she had found a niche at that time. She also launched a book called Project motivator recently called unlock the secrets of strengths based project management. And one of the comments from Ken Blanchard on the book was Ruth knows project management from the inside out, she knows the best project managers use their influence to engage their teams. And with that engagement comes motivation and commitment to the projects and to each other. Read, read be a project moti