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Reflections on PM Reading Lists

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  November 27, 2009

Glen Alleman on his Herding Cat's blog  just published a list of recommended project management books that I encourage everyone to check out.  What I found interesting was the low number of...

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The Exercise of Power by the Powerless

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  October 2, 2009

I was writing a review at Amazon this morning and I noticed that a book review I had written a couple of months ago had been listed as unhelpful.  The...

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Reinventing Project Management

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  July 29, 2009

I just picked up a new book called Reinventing Project Management by Aaron Shenhar and Dov Dvir.  I freely admit what interested me about it is that it looks very...

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Chaos and the Strange Attractor of Meaning

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  July 26, 2009

There's something seductively attractive about the concept of a strange attractor, that force that causes a random, unpredictable system to stay within observable boundaries without becoming either nonrandom or predictable. ...

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Two In One

by Eric Knipp  |  July 11, 2009

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A New Book to Read

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  June 30, 2009

I just got a copy of Stand Back and Deliver by Pollyanna Pixton, Niel Nickolaisen, Todd Little and Kent McDonald. Todd, Pollyanna, Kent and I were all founding members of...

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Summer Reading and the Art of Managing a Program Management

by Donna Fitzgerald  |  June 9, 2009

At the beginning of every summer I generally kick off a discussion with my peers as to what PPM books we’re planning to read during the summer. To be honest...

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