PMI-Montréal project management blog

The Use of Agile Methods on Large Projects in Large Organizations

Investigation of the use of agile methods on large projects in large organizations. Carried out by Yvan Petit and Brian Hobbs, professors with the University of Quebec at Montreal School of Management’s Project Management Research Chair. Supported by the PMI Sponsored Research P[...]

Books as Helpful Tools: Kateri Normandeau on “Leading at The Edge” by Dennis N. T. Perkins

It is of note that Normandeau was also a panellist for the Club de lecture Affaires and reviewed Woman on Board, a book on female governance, alongside other PMI-Montreal members such as Patrick Perras.   Normandeau has accepted an invitation to speak about a book that had a gre[...]

What an autumn it has been for PMI-Montréal !

The Montreal community had the privilege of honouring a fourth Montrealer awarded the title of PMI Fellow. We are very proud to count among our members Dr. Brian Hobbs, PMI Fellow. This well-deserved honor reflects on all of us and continues to highlight the project managers of M[...]

How to learn the 5 process groups and 10 knowledge areas in 15 minutes !

Check out these tips for memorizing the 5 process groups and 10 knowledge areas by our youngest collaborator. You'll never leave out risk management again ;)   Upcoming courses with PMI-Montréal PMP/CAPM preparation course - Bootcamp French : January 18-22 2016 (H01-2016) PMP/C[...]

The necessity to develop courage

With this new reality, my observations of the corporate world for the last 10 years have led me to the conclusion that companies’ managements tends to stall: No more decision making except to assure short term results. They seem to wait for a clearer and stable picture of the ma[...]