Live Webinars

The Great IT Professional offers these free live webinars throughout the year. All Webinars are approved with 1 Category A PDU credit and 1 IIBA CDU.

SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
10
SEP
Meeting Management Tools, Tricks, and Tips - Using Agile
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Good meetings are a reflection of good managers. In this webinar you will learn how to transform meetings into productive, focused, and even energizing activities using Agile tools.
11
SEP
Better Intelligence, Better Projects!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, we will explore key project management tools and techniques and how they have evolved over the years into the world of adaptive/Agile/Lean.
12
SEP
Using Multiple Project Management Methods Within One Project
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Many projects contain work packages at various points within their lifecycles. Understanding how to treat these different lifecycle phases within the project plan is essential. This webinar will provide techniques to address these complexities.
17
SEP
Managing the Project Goat; Dealing with Challenging Team Members
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will learn how to take ownership of difficult people and how to hem in disruptive behavior.
18
SEP
Agile and Lean Roadmapping: Show Uncertainty and Options
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will learn how, and why, you should show uncertainty in your quarterly planning.
19
SEP
How to Reduce the High Cost of Unresolved Project Conflicts
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will examine the leader’s role in understanding the five most common triggers for conflict and how to minimize their negative impact.
24
SEP
Team Basketball: A Project Metaphor
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will focus on the four primary aspects of a basketball game and provide relevant example and insights into each of them and how they relate to delivering projects
25
SEP
Project Relationship Management (PRM): Management Strategies and the Organizational Culture
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar attendees will learn the importance of determining and applying the appropriate project/program management strategy based on an organization's cultural type, maturity and risk tolerance.
1
OCT
Implementing PPM in Project Management Immature Organizations
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we will look at some known best practices for implementing PPM in immature organizations.
2
OCT
It’s Time to Re-Engineer the Owner/Contractor Relationship
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This program will examine how a project’s human capital resources – it’s leaders and teams – can be more fully leveraged and deployed in ways that reduce costs and increase predictability.
3
OCT
The Senior Citizen vs. The University
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Come hear the story of a successful professional who, at the age of 69 decided to 'change careers', got accepted to grad school and went back to college. At the age of 72 he graduated with a Masters in Applied Statistics and started a job search as a data scientist.
8
OCT
Benefits Realisation and the PMO
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In the webinar, you will learn how a PMO can take a strategic role in the benefits realisation process within an organisation and become a pivotal element of the strategy execution process.
9
OCT
Communicating UP!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, Carl Pritchard tackles the nerves, the quick pace and the power of talking UP the management chain.
10
OCT
Data Analytics and Agile Project Management, Irreconcilable
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar we explain the origins and reasons for the gap between data analytics for project management and scrum.
15
OCT
How Much Should This Cost?
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, you will learn analytical techniques for objectively analyzing the costs of software development proposals submitted by vendors.
16
OCT
Passion, Persistence and Patience
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar focuses on how PMs can assess, develop and use their passion, persistence and patience when managing projects.
17
OCT
Reconciling Product Owner (PO) and Business Analyst (BA) Roles
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar evaluates how both the PO and the BA can participate to mutual advantage and thereby enhance Agile project success.
22
OCT
Value Stream and Process Flow Mapping
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will provide tips to develop Value Stream and Process Flow Maps and explore the differences.
23
OCT
Strategic Leaders Deliver Value; Learn the Secrets to Lead in a Digital World!
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will reveal key leadership competencies and behaviors for tomorrow’s leaders and explores creative approaches to drive innovation and lead successfully.
24
OCT
Cracking The Code Of High-Performance Teamwork
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, Nick Fewings, CEO of Ngagementworks, will share hints and tips to help you and your team achieve even greater success.
29
OCT
What Makes a Mindful Leader? Are You One?
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Mindful leadership - the best kind of leadership to lead a team.  What it entails and what you need to know.
30
OCT
Making Teleworking and Virtual Teams Work
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Do you work from home? Manage virtual team members? Learn to adapt your skills to overcome common problems when depending on remote team members.
31
OCT
All Aboard! How to Engage and Win Over Stakeholders
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, Sam will share his own process for creating engagement and getting stakeholder buy-in.
6
NOV
Authentication 101
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar explores the different types of authentication credentials that we use to log in to our smartphones and computers.
7
NOV
Analytics-Based Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will describe how to complete the full vision of analytics-based enterprise performance management.
12
NOV
Introduction to Blockchain
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar is designed for anybody interested in understanding why blockchain technology is disruptive and what its impact will be on the personal level.
13
NOV
Cloud Architecture Readiness Assessment
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will help you assess how ready an application, an IT organization, or a service is to migrate through hybrid cloud solutions to a truly native cloud architecture.
14
NOV
Leverage Agile Coaching to Deliver Measurable Value
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
A great coach takes on many different roles throughout the engagement. The same can be said for an Agile Coach. This webinar covers the various ‘roles’ an Agile Coach engages in to deliver robust results.
19
NOV
AI and Machine Learning: What Works and What Doesn’t
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar provides an AI topology showing which AI tools and techniques work for specific applications.
20
NOV
Effective Meetings
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will learn a simple, 3-step process for running effective meetings and project reviews.
21
NOV
Simple Project RISK Management
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will learn why most projects and businesses are struggling to achieve effective project risk management.
26
NOV
Leadership Lessons for the Heart Centered Agilist
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar, we explore the gap that exists between the technical skills and the soft skills that one needs to be successful on agile projects.
27
NOV
9 Surefire Ways To Grow Your Business Fast
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will learn 9 ways to outgrow your competition by building a growth strategy and investing in the right growth opportunities.
3
DEC
How to Rescue Your PMO Fast
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar you will earn some practical and sustainable ways to get your PMO back on track.
4
DEC
Lessons Learned
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar will help you improve your organization’s performance and strengthen your product portfolio.
5
DEC
Is Business Agility Feasible in Asian's Traditional Mindset with Firm Fixed Price Project Environment?
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
In this webinar our speaker will share career stories from her real world experiences in promoting business agility in Asian countries.
10
DEC
The PMO Lifecycle and PMO Service Offerings
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This tactical webinar will help you walk away with an understanding of how PMO Services are selected for your organization.
11
DEC
Introduction to Agile: Principles, Benefits, and Challenges
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
Increasingly, organizations are moving toward Agile and hybrid Agile/Waterfall project environments. Many are diving in without a full understanding of what Agile is and what its success factors are.
12
DEC
From Chaos to Confidence - Reclaiming Your Power In Turbulent Times
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
If you want to succeed in today’s economy, you must know how to deal with the ever-changing times while understanding the world within.
18
DEC
Capability and Capacity: Which Do You Need to Improve and When?
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar distinguishes capability from capacity and provides clear criteria for determining which to improve based on business and performance objectives.
19
DEC
Scaling Agile Development
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST
This webinar discusses the best practices and results stemming from a decade-long benchmarking study on the adoption of agile.