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Defining the value of continuous deployment for an agile world
Gigaom
As DevOps pushes deeper into enterprises, companies are beginning to understand the value of methodologies and approaches based upon agile. However, many do not go much further with the technology's larger-value features, which include continuous and agile deployment.
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TOPIC: "Consulting 101: The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Consultants"
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Nov 26, 2014
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Jan 28, 2014
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PMI OVOC Saturday Seminar

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Jan 31, 2015
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PMI OVOC Lunch Seminar: Nov. 26, 2014: Last chance to register

Join our presenter, Sean Murphy, CEO of a Hundred Answers for our November Lunch and Learn Seminar — "Consulting 101: The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Consultants"

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PMI OVOC Fall Weekender PMP Prep: Dec. 5-7 & 13-14, 2014

Are you ready to become certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP)? Your chances of successfully passing the exam will greatly increase by taking this excellent Exam Prep course offered by the PMI OVOC.

This course includes a detailed participant manual, an exam and course guarantee (subject to terms and conditions), a study group for those who need more instruction, and a 10-week subscription to online exam questions and detailed solutions to reinforce your knowledge.

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PMI OVOC continually works to enhance existing programs and build new ones for the benefit of our members. We are fortunate to have many capable and motivated members supporting the chapter as volunteers. There are many opportunities to contribute and we welcome you to join our team to take an active role in supporting our mission to promote project management.

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Help! There are no project managers left! How PM software can fill the gap
Business 2 Community
It's weird. Project management is currently one of the most in-demand skills in business today. It's likely to continue that way too. And yet, capable project managers can't be found for either love or money.

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Project management apps: How 3 popular picks stack up
PCWorld
We took a look at three of the most popular project apps available today to see how well they worked. The good news? All of them delivered.

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The essential hallmarks of a project leader
PM Hut
What makes a good project manager? What makes a great project leader? In this guest post, Martin Webster shares what he believes are four essential hallmarks of a project leader, and introduces some critical skills, thinking and behaviors for leading projects.

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Symposium speakers: It all starts with strategic clarity
ProjectManagement.com
Every project or program should express an organization's strategy. It's a fundamental truth, yet many executives misunderstand strategy, or fail to communicate it throughout the organization, said author Michael E. Porter, PhD, a keynoter at PMO Symposium 2014.
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Good project managers avoid project delays
ConstructionWeekOnline.com
Doha Festival City CEO, Kareem Shamma believes that a good project manager needs multiple skills, but focused experience. According to Shamma: "Good project manager dip into their pool of experience from lessons learned and anticipates what is going to be the problem and deal with it from an early stage. Then it will not run into delays or extra costs as they can be mitigated."
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It's official: Risk management improves project success
ProjectManager.com
Managing project risk well is essential if you want your project to be successful. Your project is more likely to succeed when you use risk management. We've got the data to prove it.
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10 hottest IT skills for 2015
Computerworld
The pace of job growth in IT may be slowing down, but it's still moving at a strong clip. A healthy 24 per cent of the respondents to Computerworld's 2015 Forecast survey said that their companies plan to add more IT employees in the year ahead.
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