Volume XI, Issue IX – September 2022

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Welcome to the September 2022 PMWJ
By David Pells, Managing Editor (USA)


More than Juggling! Some Personal Insights on Managing Multiple Projects, Interview with Elizabeth Harrin, FAPM, Award-winning Author, Blogger, Speaker, Creator of A Rebel’s Guide to Project Management (UK)
By Yasmina Khelifi (France)

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Featured Papers

The role of project human resource management on a merge and acquisition process
By Yousra Chebbo (Lebanon)

Second Order Pareto Analysis
By Pascal Bohulu Mabelo (South Africa)

The Origins and History of Earned Value Management: “A Contractor’s Perspective”
By Dr. Paul D. Giammalvo (Indonesia/USA)

Revisiting models of organisational and project contexts
By Alan Stretton, PhD (Hon) (Australia)

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Series Articles

Prioritizing in an agile team (Sensemaking in the Agile Forest)
By Henny Portman (The Netherlands)

The Experience Focused Portfolio Decision-Making (The Connected Future Business Culture: The Great Project Management Accelerator)
By Dr. Harold Kerzner and Dr. Al Zeitoun (USA)

Pre and Post Risk Mitigation Estimates: A brief guide (Practical Project Risk Management)
By Martin Hopkinson (UK)

Rethinking Communication (Project Management in the time of Covid)
By Dr. Lynda Bourne)

Gathering Information: Brainstorming (Quick Tips for Team Leaders)
By Jeff Oltmann (USA)

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Advisory Articles

7 Challenges faced in Hybrid Project Management Framework environments
By Shyamkumar Narayana (India/USA)

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Update: the exposure of small UK project management organisations to fraud
By Dr. Robert Chapman (USA)

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Case Studies

Successful implementation: A central element to fully materialize the benefits of a project
By Manuel Ancizu (Spain)

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Bad Project News, Mixed News, Good News, The Peljesac Bridge and Bionic Project Managers (UK Project Management Roundup)
By Miles Shepherd (UK)

Updates about Association of Project Professionals Finland; PMI Finland Chapter; Olkiluoto 3 nuclear power plant; Hanhikivi 1 nuclear power plant; Helsinki’s Länsimetro extension; Raide-Jokeri light rail project; Kruunusillat [Crown Bridges] projects (Finland Project Management Roundup)
By Dr. Jouko Vaskimo (Finland)

Always ahead of the Professional Associations in Spain (Project Management Update from Madrid)
By Alfonso Bucero (Spain)

Super Star PMO Podcast, Partnership with Kinara Capital, PMO India Awards, Online Global Community, Acknowledgements and References (Project Management Update from PMO Global Alliance India Hub)
By Linda Oltmann (Germany and India)

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Second Editions

The Intersection of Risk Mitigation and Innovation: The planning and development of the data management system for Nancy Grace Roman in a hybrid project management environment
By Erica Kolatch (USA)

Demonstrating Product Success in an Agile Project Environment
By Susan Hostetter (USA)

Two Worst to First Stories and What Should Leaders Learn from Them
By William “Red” Davidson (USA)

Hybrid PM innovations: Joining the dots and becoming more efficient
By Shikha Saka (USA)

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Book Reviews

Implementing Project and Program Benefit Management (Taylor & Francis)
By Kenn Dolan
Reviewed by Carlos Perez (USA/Venezuela)

Management Lessons from the Great Explorers (CRC Press)
By Ralph Kliem
Reviewed by Danny Boswell (USA)

PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Integrating Methodologies and Behaviors (EGEA Spa – Bocconi University Press)
By Marco Sampietro
Reviewed by Federico Minelle (Italy)

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Recent News

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) successfully accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM)

Wideman PM Website updates announced for October 2022

PMO Insights session at PMOGA India Hub on Oct 10th, 2022

Dr. Harold Kerzner appointed PMWJ Honorary Global Advisor

PMOGA India Hub joins hands with Project Management United as social partners

Taming the Risk Hurricane: Preparing for Significant Business Disruption

Balzhan Khamitova completes PMWL Research Internship

Wideman PM Website updates announced for September 2022

Ricardo Viana Vargas, PhD appointed PMWJ Honorary Global Advisor

Project Management Institute Names Pierre Le Manh as New President & CEO

Barriers to Women in the Project Profession

Diana Serikbay completes PM Research Internship

Call for Papers – 4th University of Nairobi International Conference on Project Planning and Management

Enrollment Open for Alma Mater Europaea’s Doctor of Science in Project Management (PM DR)

4th World Project Management Forum, 14-15 December 2022, New Delhi, India – Live & Virtual

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