Wideman Project Management Website updates announced for February 2014


31 January 2014 – Vancouver, BC, Canada – Max Wideman has announced the monthly updates to his popular project management website, www.maxwideman.com.  According to Max this month:

max widemanThanks to Guest Young Min Park, we present the construction of the beautiful 200-year-old Hwaseong Fortress as a valuable case study in project management. Part 1 describes this king’s fortification and administration center as a tourist attraction. Part 2 (to follow) will dive into the project records of the day to discover how this project was managed.

Also, Guest Chris Majer describes how Transformation Requires Overcoming the Enemies of Learning where Changing how people work is often a major obstacle to the successful completion of a transformative project.

Do PMP Boot Camp Classes Help Pass the Exam? According to our Musings, one LinkedIn group thinks that this is not the best approach.

If 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.