Volume IX, Issue I – January 2020


Letter to the Editor

On usefulness of the PMWJ and PMWL
By Prof Timur Narbaev (Kazakhstan)



Interview with Andy Kaufman, Award-winning Project Management & Leadership Keynote Speaker, Author & Coach
By Ipek Sahra Ozguler (Turkey)

The Finish Line of a Project Is the Intended Benefits: Interview with Mark Dorsett, Executive Vice President, Prosci
By Yu Yanjuan (China)

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Featured Papers

Specialist PM and more generalist project-related contributors to organisational strategic management
By Alan Stretton (Australia)

Digital Transformation of Standard Contracts into E-Contracting
By Piero Anticona (Peru)

Schedule Performance Impact from Rework
By Walt Lipke (USA)

Effects of workplace diversity practices on civil construction projects in Nigeria
By Dr. Uzoma Francis Amaeshi and Dr. Amade Benedict (Nigeria)

Project Management Certification Benchmarking Research: 2020 Update
By Dr. Paul Giammalvo (Indonesia)

De facto Dollarization: citizens and businesses’ response to Zimbabwe’s economic policies
By Dauglas Halimani (Zimbabwe)

The characteristics of benefits realization in the context of portfolio/program/project management maturity models
By Vahid Dokhtzeynal and Mozhgan Pakdaman (Australia)

Using Multi-Attribute Decision Making to Compare Ocean, Wind, Solar, Geothermal and Hydro Renewable Energy Business Options in Indonesia
By Centhya Octavia Iriani (Indonesia)

Agent Banking Model as a Driver of Financial Inclusion in Zimbabwe
By Tariro Mavaza, Dauglas Halimani, Farai Dzapasi (Zimbabwe)

The Impact of Liquidity Management on Bank Financial Performance in a Subdued Economic Environment: A Case of Zimbabwe Banking Industry
By Farai Dzapasi (Zimbabwe)

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Series Articles

Positive Leadership in Project Management – The Key to Achieving Extraordinary Results
By Frank Saladis (USA)

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Advisory Articles

Risks, benefits and disadvantages of different organization structures among contractors in the virtual teaming agreement environment
By Stanimir N. Sotirov (Ireland)

The Added Value of Professional Development
By Rami Kaibni (Canada / Palestine)

Multigenerational Project Management
By Alfonso Bucero (Spain)

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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)

The PMI Madrid Spain Chapter is promoting the great women working in Project Management in Spain (Project Management Update from Madrid – English & Spanish)
By Alfonso Bucero (Spain)

Political Scene, Election Consequences, HS2, BREXIT, MI6, AI and the next decade (UK Project Management Roundup)
By Miles Shepherd (UK)

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Book Reviews

Project Management of Large Software-Intensive Systems (CRC)
By Marvin Gechman
Reviewed by Bill Sundermann, PMP (USA)

The Real Business of Block Chain: How Leaders can Create Value in a New Digital Age (HBR)
By David Furlonger and Christophe Uzureau
Reviewed by Nancy Little, PMP (USA)

The Persuasive Project Manager: Communicating for Understanding
By Dr. Bill Brantley (USA)
Reviewed by Ed Raibick, PMP (USA)

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Recent News

Josipa Anđal appointed PMWJ Correspondent in Zagreb

Prof Isaac Abuya appointed PM World Academic Advisor

Final Call for Papers for 14th UT Dallas PM Symposium in May

PM Review Journalist joins PMWJ Correspondent Team

Young Crew Award Winners in Croatia Announced

The Rules of Project Risk Management

Ravalika Gopireddy completes PM Research Internship

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