Volume VI, Issue 10 – October 2017

In This Edition

The Proverbial 8 Ball, Unmet Deadlines, De-scoping – and Welcome to the October 2017 PMWJ
By David Pells, Managing Editor

 Featured Papers

An Overview of Risk Identification Barriers with Implementation of PMI Standards in Construction Projects
By Dr Mostafa H. Kotb (Egypt) and Mohamed Metwaly Ghattas (Egypt/Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Best in Class – Dashboards for Oil and Gas Projects
By Stephen J.C. Paterson (Thailand)

Creating 4th Gen Organizations: The Quest Towards an Effective Adaptation and Co-Evolution with the Business Environment
By David Tain (Canada)

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Series Articles

Commercial management and projects, a long overdue match (Intro to Advances in Project Management article)
By Prof Darren Dalcher, PhD (UK)

Commercial Project Management expands the body of knowledge into an essential domain (Advances in Project Management)
By Robin Hornby (Canada)

Crisis in Your Customer Project? Try Benefit Engineering (Project Business Management Series)
By Oliver Lehmann (Germany)

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Advisory Articles

When Bold is not Beautiful!!!
By Anil Seth (India)

Avoid These 4 Deadly Mistakes While Managing Multiple Projects
By David Miller (USA)

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Commentary Articles

Options for the New Project Manager or the Inexperienced Project Manager
By Rebecca Winston (USA)

A Commentary on Project Classifications
By Alan Stretton (Australia)

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Second Editions

The Epistemological Analysis of the Concept “Risk” in Project Risk Management
By Juris Uzulans (Latvia)

Attitudes and Personality towards Risk Management in the Construction Industry
By Zakari Tsiga, Michael Emes and Alan Smith, PhD (UK)

Performance Enhancement through Smart Modeling: Making Dammam Metropolitan City SMART
By Mark Reeson (UK and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Disruptive Escalation: Are we asking the right questions?
By Carlie Cornell (USA)

When Risk Management meets Risk Realized
By Vince Yauger (USA)

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ISO/TC 258, ISO Technical Committee for Project, Program, and Portfolio Management, convenes in Melbourne, Australia (Report from ISO/TC 258 Meeting)
By Dr. Jouko Vaskimo (Finland)

AEDIP event at Colegio de Ingenieros de Canales y Puertos” in Madrid on 21 September (Project Management Update from Madrid – English & Spanish)
By Alfonso Bucero (Spain)

Updates from Project Management Association Finland, PMI Finland Chapter, Olkiluoto 3 and Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plants, Helsinki’s Länsimetro extension, Raide-Jokeri light rail transit project (Finland Project Management Roundup)
By Dr. Jouko Vaskimo (Finland)

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Book Reviews

KNOWledge SUCCESSion: Sustained Performance and Capability Growth through Strategic Knowledge Projects (Business Expert Press)
By Dr. Arthur Shelley
Reviewed by Diana Romagnoli, PMP (USA)

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