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February updates announced for Wideman Project Management Website

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3 February 2013 – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Max Wideman has announced updates to his popular project management website, www.maxwideman.com.  According to Max:

Our Guest, Gregory Downing observes that “When half of college graduates can’t find jobs, and those of us who do have jobs can barely pay the bills, the system is clearly broken. So, the only solution is to shift to a whole new way of thinking about work and wealth.” Gregory offers 15 surprisingly simple laws that can help anyone become a successful entrepreneur” in his New American Dream.

The search for a Global System for Categorizing Projects is still on but in Musings we point out that managing the technology is not the same as managing the project. In Papers we try to answer the question: What are the fundamental differences between project work and operations work (if any)?

In our Project Management 101 course, Lesson 10 describes in simple basic terms Achieving Project Success.

max widemanIf you are looking for answers, guidelines or templates, check out Max’s Issacons – “Issues and Considerations” – that are presented in bullet form for quick and easy reference by project managers.

Have you seen Max’s book A Management Framework for Project, Program and Portfolio Integration?  For information or to order a copy, visit http://www.maxwideman.com/papers/framework_book/intro.htm.  Do you have a project management question? Find the answer at: http://www.maxwideman.com.

Max Wideman is one of the world’s best-known project management authorities. An engineer and professional project manager, his experience includes systems, social and environmental projects, as well as design and engineering projects. He is a Fellow of the Project Management Institute, of which he is past president and chairman and for which he led the development of the 1987 version of the Project Management Body of Knowledge. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), the Engineering Institute of Canada, and the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering. His personal web site at http://www.maxwideman.com is a source of superior project management knowledge and information. It is free to the public.