Live Webinars

The Great IT Professional offers these free live webinars throughout the year. All one hour webinars are worth 1.0 PDU credits. Webinars less than one hour in length are worth .25 PDU credits for each 15 minutes of instruction.

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JAN
FEB
Becoming a Business Savvy Project Manager
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Organizations are looking for business value and business results. In this webinar you will learn what it takes to be a more business savvy project manager.
The Top Seven Trends in Management Accounting
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will provide an overview of channel and customer profitability reporting, integration with enterprise performance management methods, driver based rolling financial forecasts, and lean accounting.
3
DEC
I Used to Be Terrible at Software Measurement…Then This Happened!
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
In this webinar, you will learn about the key characteristics of successful and impactful software measurement programs.
Building Resilience and Overcoming Obstacles
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar offers tips and techniques for remaining resilient in the face of pandemics, recessions, layoffs, automation and globalization.
One Person – Making a Difference
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
In this webinar we will explore the many ways that single individuals can make a difference in our lives.
10
DEC
Anatomy of a Threat Response: COVID-19 Impact on a Small, International OT Company
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar examples projects in the North Sea, Azerbaijan, Russia and the West Indies from the perspective of threat identification and response.
15
DEC
Internet Troll Farms: The COVID-19 Bonus!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will examine how COVID19 has exacerbated how social media and communications can be weaponized by state and non-state actors.
Using Risk Management to Anticipate Project Contingency Needs
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will discuss how to use the risk management process to anticipate change and to help quantify anticipated increases in costs, scope or schedule.
How to Foster Emotional Well-being in Your Team
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM EST
In this webinar we will explore what you can do to build emotional welling for yourself and your team.
Current Developments in Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies January 2021
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar is designed for everybody interested to find out more about what is new in blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies.
Why Frameworks Look Good but Are Actually Traps: How to Get Out of Framework Prison
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will introduce a few key concepts and theories that can help adopters of Scrum and SAFe avoid failures.
The Dynamics of Delegation
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
In this webinar we examine a four step process that will help you delegate more effectively and with better results.
Anchors: Our Allies
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will discuss Social Anchor Theory and how you can use SAT to create more social capital.
Horseshoes and Hand Grenades – What History can Teach us About Software Estimating
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will be surveying the state of software cost estimation and other related advancements.
Critical Software Projects With Success –a Deep Dive to the Right Methods
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will discuss methods you can use as a Critical Project Manager to ensure that your software projects will be successfully delivered.
Cybersecurity Testing: From Tara to Test Coverage and Regression Strategies
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Cybersecurity testing must be integrated into the product development life cycle and also into after-market services. This webinar will introduce you to practical security testing, and will include a case study.
Project Management Skills to Survive in Pandemic Times
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will focus on the COVID pandemic and what we, as project managers, can learn from the experience.
Overcoming the Biggest Mistakes in Project Management
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM EST
In this webinar you will learn about the biggest mistakes project managers make and how to avoid them.
Which Project Management Methods Garner the Most Successful Results: Waterfall? Agile? Or a Hybrid? The results may surprise you!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will reveal the results from a recent study that investigated the efficacy of various project management methodologies.
COVID 19:  Navigating Uncertainty - Understanding the Root Cause and Managing the Unknowns (2.0)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM EST
This webinar goes a step further than 1.0 and examines the root causes of complex pandemic chaos and how we can manage uncertainty more effectively.
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JAN
DOJ Versus Google - Why Didn’t We Learn From AT&T, IBM and Microsoft?
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will look at the DOJ’s relationship to enormous technology companies in order to see what we, as technologists, can learn from history.
The Top 10 Mistakes PMO Leaders Are Making
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, you’ll learn the surprising mistakes PMO leaders are making and the common misconceptions behind them, how to avoid these pitfalls, and when and how to pivot your PMO.
Impact of the Digital Revolution on the Accounting Profession
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Software robots are starting to eat away at white collar jobs. Transactional functions are most vulnerable (A/R, A/P, payroll, auditing). This webinar will examine the impact on accounting, in general.
9 Things Ultra Successful Product Leaders Do Differently
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will share nine insights to help you become an effective product leader. It will help you gain some awareness into all the things you have been doing right and identify areas where you can improve.
Projects are Dead, Long Live Products
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM EST
In this webinar we will discuss the recent trend away from project structures and towards ongoing delivery via digital project teams.
7 Proven Ways to Manage Your Time and Tasks
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, we will teach you some techniques that have been tried and proven to help manage your time better.
Internet of Behaviors (IoB)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
IoB refers to systems that use technologies such as facial recognition, location tracking and big data in order to study, understand and influence human behavior. Learn more in this webinar.
Why Do We Act Like We Do?
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
In this webinar you will learn the principles of behavioral economics and how two major thinking processes can improve your decision making and motivation.
17
FEB
Problem Solving with Data
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
While everyone seems obsessed with big data, there are big profits in small data. In this webinar we will discuss the data and tools you will need to get started.
Value Leakage in Projects, Programs and Portfolios
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will teach you about value leakage: what it is, how to spot it, and how to stop it.
23
FEB
How Microsoft Nearly Destroyed Project Management (and What I Learned About Project Management from Driving an Old Sports Car)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar reviews the "lessons learned" about project management from driving and maintaining a classic sports car.
Driving Transformative and Equitable Change to Build Inclusive Organizations
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will discuss how a redesign of organizational systems - combined with AI - can help create a more just, equitable, and inclusive work world.
Is the Key to Your Success Your Focus? The One Thing for Which You Are Known
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM EST
This webinar reveals the three key components for defining and refining your focus, and for getting started immediately.