Videos - Opinions & Facts

Interview with Lee R. Lambert, Bedrock in Project (Business) Management

Published: 16 September 2020
Duration: 01:18:23   

Many project managers are familiar with the name Lee R. Lambert: He was one of the founders of the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification of the Project Management Institute (PMI®).

Much less known are his deep roots in project business management. Over more than five decades, Lee did projects for paying customers and trained project managers in that role. 

Interviewed by Martin Berneburg and Oliver F. Lehmann, we are looking forward to interesting stories that combine insights and entertainment.  

3rd Open Hour: Project Business in Times of Crises 

Published: 20 August 2020
Duration: 01:04:53   

A discussion among practitioners and experts: How do the various crises - such as COVID-19, climate change, impermeable country borders, and others impact project business. How can we overcome them?

Interview: Cornelius Fichtner and Project Business

Published: 11 August 2020
Duration: 01:29:50   

For many practitioners in project management, Cornelius Fichtner is a household name. He is known mostly for the digital offerings of his company OSP International LLC, such as the PM PrepCast for project managers heading for the PMP® certification of PMI®, the Project Management Institute.

Meanwhile, his lineup of exam preparation tools was expanded by a family of further podcasts, augmented with simulators and inhouse offerings for corporations. Much less known are his personal roots in project management and particularly in project business management.  

Projects with Contractors - Boon or Bane?

Published: 7 August 2020
Duration: 01:51:54

There is a strong trend for Make-or-Buy decisions in projects to select the Buy option. Organizations hope to address a wider array of challenges concurrently and win agility by contracting out more and more work.

Leading and directing a project for the project managers involved becomes a business task. (more...)

Webinar: Our Project is a Profit Center. Now What?

Published: 4 August 2020
Duration: 01:40:38

There is a growing demand for project managers, who can run projects as profit centers for their employers - professional vendors of project services and products. (more...)

2nd Open Hour: Project Business Education Beyond Trial and Error

Published: 17 July 2020
Duration: 01:24:58

Education in Project Business Management needs more than just Project Management knowledge. It also needs commercial and contract-legal knowledge. Practitioners learn it by trial and error, however, trial in project business management is expensive, and error even more. How can we improve that? 

Interview with Sunil Prashara, President of PMI®

Published: 13 July 2020
Duration: 01:10:20  

An extraordinary event with the Project Business Foundation sitting down virtually with Sunil Prashara, President & CEO of Project Management Institute (PMI), and talking about the future of project management and project business.

Presentation of Research Done with PMI®

Published: 24 June 2020
Duration: 00:08:14

The Project Business Foundation cooperated with PMI, the Project Management Institute, to understand the impact of the COVID-19/Coronavirus crisis on project business and what the associations can do to help organizations and individuals.

Welcome to the Project Business Foundation

Published: 2 June 2020
Duration: 00:02:41

An introduction to the Project Business Foundation, its mission and purpose.

How Can You Participate and Benefit?

Join Project Business Foundation

As an Affiliate Member of Project Business Foundation, you will find yourself in a community of professionals, happy to discuss the burning issues of the discipline and help others when tough decisions need to be made.

You will also be welcome to volunteer for the association and for project business management.

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Partner with Project Business Foundation

Types of  Corporate Partners: As a corporate partner of Project Business Foundation, you validate your commitment to effective project business management in a cooperative style, your preparation to put completing over competing, and your commitment to a "Mission Success First" approach.
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    Obtain ACE Qualification from Project Business Foundation

    Each  Accredited Consultant and Educator (ACE) in Project Business Management has gone through a qualification process, showing knowledge in project business management. He or she is able to pass it on to customers and students and to apply it in complex consulting jobs.

    The availability of ACE qualified educators and consultants is a prerequisite for an organization to become an education & consulting partner.

    The ACE for PBM logo makes this achievement visible.

    Get qualified...