Category: Podcasts

“How to Understand and Manage the Challenges of Remote Leadership”

“How to Understand and Manage the Challenges of Remote Leadership”

Entrepreneur, business leader, executive coach, and speaker Janet Fouts shares insights on overcoming the challenges of remote leadership

“How to manage the people side of change” with Tim Creasey

“How to manage the people side of change” with Tim Creasey”

Change Management and the people side of change is the topic of this episode and our guest is Tim Creasey.

“Creating and Sustaining Healthy Work Environments” with Phyllis Quinlan

“Creating and Sustaining Healthy Work Environments” Episode 134

In this episode, Phyllis Quinlan shares some advice on how to help create healthy work environments and minimize negative engagements.

“Disaster Proof: Scenario Planning for a Post-Pandemic Future” with Lance Mortlock Episode 133

“Disaster Proof: Scenario Planning for a Post-Pandemic Future” Episode 133

Scenario Planning is the topic of this episode and our guest is Lance Mortlock - a Senior Strategy Partner with EY

“What makes a great leader?” with Don Schmincke Episode 132

"What makes a great leader?" Episode 132

Organizational strategic development consultant and author Don Schmincke outlines tells us what makes a great leader

“How Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Business Practices” Episode 131

"How Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Business Practices" Episode 131

Penelope Bellegarde, the founder of digital analytics consultancy and training firm The Data Touch, discusses Machine Learning and more

“How 5 Big Waves of Change Will Alter Project Management” with Karl Reilly Episode 130

"How 5 Big Waves of Change Will Alter Project Management" with Karl Reilly Episode 130

In this episode, Caitríona speaks to Karl Reilly about how five big waves of change will alter project management.

“Decision Making in Pharma – How Big Decisions are Made” Episode 129

"Decision Making in Pharma - How Big Decisions are Made" Episode 129

Decision making in pharma is the topic of this episode and our guest is John Faulks.

“What Can AC/DC Teach Us About Project Management?” Episode 128

“What Can AC/DC Teach Us About Project Management?” Episode 128

In this Project Management Paradise interview, Caitriona speaks to Joe Pusz, the founder and President of THE PMO SQUAD, a Phoenix, Arizona-based PMO and Project Management Consulting firm.

“Decoding the DNA of Strategy Execution” With Jack Duggal Episode 127

“Decoding the DNA of Strategy Execution” With Jack Duggal Episode 127

In this episode, Jack Duggal shares some tips on how to decode the DNA of strategy execution.

“Demystifying Project Control” Episode 126

"Demystifying Project Control" Episode 126

In this episode, we discuss Project Controls with Dr. Dimitris Antoniadis, the author of the book “Demystifying Project Control”.

Episode 125 “How to Manage Your Manager” with Mary Abbajay

“How to Manage Your Manager” with Mary Abbajay Episode 125

In this episode we learn "How to Manage Your Manager" from Mary Abbajay; best-selling author and president of Careerstone Group, LLC

Episode 124: “Project Management Challenges in the Public Sector”

“Project Management Challenges in the Public Sector” Episode 124

Project Management Challenges in the Public Sector is the topic and our guest is Phil Jones, Head of Business Consulting with "Methods"

Episode 123: “Using Artificial Intelligence in Project Management”

“Using Artificial Intelligence in Project Management” Episode 123

Jane Reilly outlines how artificial intelligence in project management software will help PMs

Episode 122: “Complexity in Change Management” with Stephen Carver

Episode 122: “Complexity in Change Management” with Stephen Carver

Episode 122: “Complexity in Change Management” with Stephen Carver

Episode 121: Laura Barnard – “Why COVID-19 is a Golden Opportunity for Project Managers”

Episode 121: Laura Barnard – “Why COVID-19 is a Golden Opportunity for Project Managers”

In this episode, we discuss why COVID-19 is a golden opportunity for Project Managers with founder and CEO of PMO Strategies Laura Barnard.

Episode 120: “How Leaders Can Use Brutal Honesty to Achieve Business Success” with Peter Kozodoy

Episode 120: “How Leaders Can Use Brutal Honesty to Achieve Business Success” with Peter Kozodoy

In this episode we speak to Peter Kozodoy, the CEO of Stradeso and partner and chief strategy officer of GEM Advertising.

Episode 119: “Planning for Post Pandemic Success” with Philip Martin

Episode 119: “Planning for Post Pandemic Success” with Philip Martin

In this episode we hear from Philip Martin. Philip is CEO of Cora Systems, a company he co-founded in 1999.

Episode 118: “Future Trends in Project Management” with Stephen Carver

Episode 118: “Future Trends in Project Management” with Stephen Carver

In this episode we hear from reknowned Academic, Businessman and Speaker Stephen Carver.

Episode 117: “Survival Hints in Project Business Management”

Episode 117: “Survival Hints in Project Business Management”

In this bonus Project Management Paradise Podcast episode, which is a recording taken from a virtual conference on PPM innovation, the project management guru Oliver F. Lehmann outlines survival hints in project business management.

Episode 116: “Melissa Lamson – How to Manage Projects in a Dispersed Workplace”

Episode 116: “Melissa Lamson – How to Manage Projects in a Dispersed Workplace”

On this edition of the podcast, we spoke with Melissa Lamson who is a consultant and a thought-leader on global workforce management and leadership, and particularly in the fields of diversity and inclusion in a multicultural workplace.

Episode 115: Dr. Dave Schramm – “How Skills Learned at Home Can Lead to Business Success”

Episode 115: Dr. Dave Schramm – “How Skills Learned at Home Can Lead to Business Success”

In this episode we're going to discuss how “Family Fundamentals are the Secret Sauce to Booming Business” with "Dr. Dave".

Episode 114: “How to Use PPM Data to Anticipate the Future”

Episode 114: “How to Use PPM Data to Anticipate the Future”

In this episode we welcome back on the show Lee R. Lambert. Lee is one of the godfathers of the PPM industry. He’s one of only a few people worldwide to be made a fellow of the PMI. He’s also an author of the best-selling book Project Management: The Common Sense Approach, and he has led change management programs at some of the world’s leading corporations and institutions, including IBM, GE and the United States’ government’s Department of Energy.

2019 Project Management Paradise Podcast Highlights

2019 Project Management Paradise Podcast Highlights

This is a bonus episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast in which we will listen to some of the key points from our interviews from 2019. Highlights include hand-picked insights on building your social network, how artificial intelligence is changing the workplace and training your brain for change.

Episode 110: “Challenges of Managing Transformation in a Healthcare PMO”

Episode 110: “Challenges of Managing Transformation in a Healthcare PMO”

Michael Orchard discusses the challenges of managing transformation in a Healthcare PMO for Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust.

Episode 109: “Project Management Skills Needed for Space Exploration” with Dr Niamh Shaw

Episode 109: “Project Management Skills Needed for Space Exploration” with Dr Niamh Shaw

This is a special episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast features Dr Niamh Shaw and was recorded live at the 2019 Cora Global Client Conference.

Episode 108: Justin Leese – “Managing the UK’s Digital Connectivity drive”

Episode 108: Justin Leese - “Managing the UK’s Digital Connectivity drive"

In this episode we hear from Justin Leese - Programme Director, UK Fibre Programme/ Building Digital UK - Government's Digital Connectivity drive

Episode 107: “Managing Capital Projects at an International Airport”

“Managing Capital Projects at an International Airport”

In this episode we discuss managing capital projects at an International Airport with Jason Dardis, a Program Manager at Piers & Terminals at DAA, formerly known as Dublin Airport Authority.

Episode 106: “The Journeyman’s Guide to Change Management”

Episode 106: “The Journeyman’s Guide to Change Management”

In this episode Liam Sherlock give listeners what he describes as "the journeyman's guide to change management".

Episode 105: “Managing Change in the Age of Disruption and AI”

Episode 105: “Managing Change in the Age of Disruption and AI”

In this interview, Dr. Mathew Donald discusses managing change in the age of disruption and AI. As well as being an Academic Dr Donald is also a speaker, consultant and author of "Leading and Managing Change in the Age of Disruption and Artificial Intelligence".

Episode 104: “Challenges of Running a PMO in the Public Sector” with Fergal Collins

Episode 104: “Challenges of Running a PMO in the Public Sector” with Fergal Collins

Fergal Collins established and ran the PMO for Tusla – the Irish Government’s Child and Family Agency and he talks about running a PMO in the Public Sector

Episode 103: “Contract Management in Project Management” with Sarah Schutte

Episode 103: “Contract Management in Project Management” with Sarah Schutte

In this episode we discuss contract management in Project Management with Sarah Schutte a Solicitor-Advocate, and director of Schutte Consulting, based in London.

Episode 102: Maximizing Brain Potential for Learning and Change

Episode 102: Maximizing Brain Potential for Learning and Change

Maximizing Brain potential for learning and change is the topic of this episode and our guest is Dr. Celine Mullins, the CEO and Founder of Adaptas.

Episode 101: “The Secrets to Better Networking” with Michael J. Hughes

Episode 101: “The Secrets to Better Networking” with Michael J. Hughes

The importance of networking as a business strategy is the subject of this episode. Everyone knows relationships are the key to success in business and in life but the question is – how do you do it? Well, helping us to do that today is Michael J. Hughes and he will give us his secrets to better Social Networking.

Project Management Paradise Episode 100: A Milestone Edition

Project Management Paradise Episode 100: A Milestone Edition

This is a bonus episode of Project Management Paradise where we listened back through some of the key points from our interviews over the last year.

Episode 99: Live Panel – “Issues Transforming Project and Portfolio Management Industry”

Episode 99: Live Panel – “Issues Transforming Project and Portfolio Management Industry”

This special episode of the podcast is a live recording of a panel discussion on “the issues transforming the project and portfolio management industry”.

Episode 98: “Common Misconceptions about the Evolution of Project Management”

Episode 98: “Common Misconceptions about the Evolution of Project Management”

In this episode we discuss the common misconceptions about the evolution of Project Management with Liz Doyle, a business change and project management consultant and a director at Casseo.

Cora Systems Head of Marketing Susanne Kerins features on Shannonside FM

Cora Systems Head of Marketing Susanne Kerins features on Shannonside FM

Cora Systems Head of Marketing Susanne Kerins was recently interviewed by Kevin McGillacuddy of Shannonside FM for "The Bottom Line" - their weekly business show.

Episode 97: “Resistance to Change Management” with Gregg Brown

Episode 97: “Resistance to Change Management” with Gregg Brown

In this episode we discuss the resistance to change management in organizations with Gregg Brown.

Episode 96: “Managing a Transformation Program in the NHS” with David Bell

“Managing a Transformation Program in the NHS”

David Bell, the associate director of Strategic Planning at Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust talks about managing a Transformation Program in the NHS

Episode 95: “Risk Management” with Carl Pritchard

Episode 95: “Risk Management” with Carl Pritchard

In this episode of Project Management Paradise we discuss Risk Management with Carl Pritchard, the founder of Pritchard Management Associates.

Episode 94: “Project Management for NGOs” with Dr. John Lannon

Episode 94: “Project Management for NGOs” with Dr. John Lannon

In this episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast Caitríona discusses Project Management for NGOs with Dr. John Lannon, a lecturer at the Center for Project Management in the University of Limerick.

Episode 91: PRINCE2 2017 with Susan Tuttle

Episode 91: PRINCE2 2017 with Susan Tuttle

In this week's episode we welcome back Susan Tuttle to discuss PRINCE2 2017 and her project management career to date.

Episode 93 “The Changing Role of the PMO”

Episode 93 “The Changing Role of the PMO”

This edition of the Project Management Paradise Podcast is a live recording of a panel discussion on the changing role of the PMO in the Life Sciences sector.

Episode 92: “Evolution of the PMO” with Jackie Glynn

Episode 92: “Evolution of the PMO” with Jackie Glynn

In this week's edition of the Project Management Paradise Podcast we speak to Jackie Glynn, Head of the PMO at Three Ireland.

Episode 90: Pat Lucey – “Impacts of Brexit on the delivery of projects in Ireland”

Episode 90: Pat Lucey – “Impacts of Brexit on the delivery of projects in Ireland”

Pat Lucey, the co-founder and CEO of Aspira, shares some of his Project Management experience in addition to discussing the impact of Brexit on the management and delivery of Projects in Ireland.

Episode 89 “Dealing with workplace bullying” with Paul Pelletier

Episode 89 “Dealing with workplace bullying” with Paul Pelletier

In this week's episode of the Project Mangement Paradise Podcast we speak to Paul Pelletier; a corporate lawyer, project manager, author and international speaker.

Episode 88: Gerald Leonard – “9 step process for developing stories”

Episode 88: Gerald Leonard – “9 step process for developing stories”

In this episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast we catch up with Gerald Leonard, who previously joined back on Episode 17 and gave us some great insights around developing a company culture that works.

Episode 87 “Managing politics at work” with Margaret Meloni

Episode 87 “Managing politics at work” with Margaret Meloni

In this episode we receive advice on managing politics at work from Margaret Meloni.

Episode 86 “The cost of trust in Project Management” with Sara Gallagher

Episode 86 “The cost of trust in Project Management” with Sara Gallagher

In this episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast we speak to Sara Gallagher, a Senior Consultant at The Persimmon Group and discuss Sara’s presentation at the PMI Global Conference last year entitled “You Can Trust Me: Communicating When Nobody Can See Your Face”.

Episode 85: “Project Prioritization” with Jeff Kissinger

Episode 85: “Project Prioritization” with Jeff Kissinger

In this episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast, we speak to Jeff Kissinger, a Senior Project Manager at Grand Rapids Community College in Michigan.

Episode 84: “Project Management Tools” with Rob O’Donohue

Episode 84: “Project Management Tools” with Rob O’Donohue

Rob O’Donohue; Director at Dell IT with years of experience in Project, Programme and Portfolio Management.

Episode 83: “Project Management Education” with Martin Butler

Episode 83: “Project Management Education” with Martin Butler

Our guest in this episode is Martin Butler, a Senior Lecturer in Information Systems Management and Project Management at the University of Stellenbosch Business School in Bellville, South Africa.

Episode 82: 2017 Highlights – Part 2 of 2

Episode 82: 2017 Highlights – Part 2 of 2

This episode features more handpicked wisdom and insights shared from Episode 67 to 80 of the Project Management Paradise Podcast.

Episode 81: 2017 H2 Highlights – Part 1 of 2

Episode 81: 2017 H2 Highlights – Part 1 of 2

This episode features more handpicked wisdom and insights shared from Episode 53 to 66 of the Project Management Paradise Podcast.

Episode 80: “Global EPPM Software Implementation Case Studies”

Episode 80: “Global EPPM Software Implementation Case Studies”

In today's episode Johnny speaks to our own Ronan Keane; a Global Project Manager here at Cora Systems.

Episode 79 “Digital Transformation – the why is easy, the how is hard” with John McGrath

Episode 79 “Digital Transformation – the why is easy, the how is hard” with John McGrath

This episode of the Project Management Paradise podcast features a discussion on Digital Transformation with John McGrath, a lecturer at the Dublin Institute of Technology, a trainer and a much sought-after speaker on project management.

Episode 78: “The Importance of Project Leadership” with Dr. Jim Lewis

Episode 78: “The Importance of Project Leadership” with Dr. Jim Lewis

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, we discuss the importance of Project Leadership with Dr. Jim Lewis, of the Lewis Institute.

Episode 77: “Nice PMs Finish First: How Kindness Pays Off” with Betty Chan

Episode 77: “Nice PMs Finish First: How Kindness Pays Off” with Betty Chan

Betty Chan, a Senior Project Manager at Purpose, is the guest on this episode of the discuss how kindness pays off in Project Management.

Episode 76: “Personal Analytics in Projects” with Dr. Trevor Clohessy

Episode 76: “Personal Analytics in Projects” with Dr. Trevor Clohessy

Our Guest is Dr. Trevor Clohessy, a Digital Transformation Lecturer and Researcher at the National University of Ireland in Galway and we discuss Personal Analytics in Projects.

Episode 75: “Digital Transformation vs Digital Change”

“Digital Transformation vs Digital Change”

In this episode Johnny discusses the topic of digital transformation vs digital change with Rob Llewellyn, an independent Digital Business transformation advisor.

Episode 74: “Bridging the Client-Supplier Divide” with Dan Phipps

Episode 74: “Bridging the Client-Supplier Divide” with Dan Phipps

In this episode Dan Phipps, the Operation Director of Ghyston Software shares some insights on bridging the client-supplier divide.

Episode 73: “How to Progress to the C Suite in 7 Steps”

Episode 73: “How to Progress to the C Suite in 7 Steps"

Are you a Project Manager wishing to further your career? Dee Morrissey shares 7 steps Project Managers can take to progress to the C Suite.

Episode 72: Claudio Perrone on the benefits of continuous change

Episode 72: Claudio Perrone on the benefits of continuous change

It was a great pleasure to have Claudio Perrone as a guest on our podcast. Claudio is an internationally-recognized Lean & Agile expert, entrepreneur and startup strategist who helps companies move fast, learn faster and thrive.

Episode 71: “Visual Project Management” with Paul Williams

Episode 71: “Visual Project Management” with Paul Williams

In this episode we discuss Visual Project Management with Paul Williams, a Project Manager, sought after speaker, trainer and executive coach.

Episode 70: “Project Management for Humans” with Brett Harned

Episode 70: “Project Management for Humans” with Brett Harned

In this episode, we speak to Brett Harned from Digital PM Consulting, the author of “Project Management for Humans” and the founder of the Digital PM Summit.

Episode 69: “Red Teaming” with Chris Stricklin

Episode 69: “Red Teaming” with Chris Stricklin

In this episode, we discuss the concept of "Red Teaming" with Chris Stricklin, Director of Training & Standards in AfterBurner.

Episode 68: “How to get fired at C-Level” with Peter Taylor

Episode 68: “How to get fired at C-Level” with Peter Taylor

It's our pleasure to have Peter Taylor back on the show. In this episode he shares some insights from his new book entitled “How to get fired at C-Level”.

Episode 67: “Resilience – Thriving in a VUCA world” with Stephen Carver

Episode 67: “Resilience – Thriving in a VUCA world” with Stephen Carver

In this episode we receive some lessons on resilience and how to thrive in a VUCA world from Stephen Carver.

Episode 66: “Implementing a Successful Change Management Programme”

Episode 66: “Implementing a Successful Change Management Programme”

Joe Ryan shares with us his experience in implementing a successful change management programme and how Cora’s solution plays a key part in the programme.

Episode 65: “Knowledge-based Change – The Vanguard Method”

Episode 65: “Knowledge-based Change – The Vanguard Method”

Our guest is John Seddon from Vanguard Consulting, an author of a number of books including “The Vanguard Method” and “Freedom from Command and Control: Rethinking Management for Lean Service”.

Episode 64: David Allen – “Project Planning & Stress Free Productivity”

Episode 64: David Allen – “Project Planning & Stress Free Productivity”

In this interview, David Allen, author of "Getting Things Done", shares how the system applies to Project Planning, productivity and forming good habits.

Episode 63: “Building the Hybrid PMO” with Jesse Fewell

Episode 63: “Building the Hybrid PMO” with Jesse Fewell

In this episode we receive tips on building the Hybrid PMO from Jesse Fewell - a writer, coach, and trainer in innovation and agile methods who has helped teams across the world deliver products faster with higher quality.

Episode 62: “Project Execution in a Small PMO” with Matthew Snyder

Episode 62: “Project Execution in a Small PMO” with Matthew Snyder

In this episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast Johnny speaks to Matthew Snyder, from CRB, about project execution in a small PMO.

Episode 61: “Achieving High Performance With Staff Accountability”

Episode 61: “Achieving High Performance With Staff Accountability”

Shawn Rhodes is an international expert in creating High-Performance teams in organizations and in this episode his shares tips on how you can improve the performance of your team.

The Ready Business Podcast with Brian Purcell

The Ready Business Podcast with Brian Purcell

Our CEO Philip Martin discussed the foundation and development of Cora Systems on a recent episode of "The Ready Business Podcast with Brian Purcell".

Episode 60: “The Importance of Project Definition” with Mike Clayton

Episode 60: “The Importance of Project Definition” with Mike Clayton

In this episode of Project Management Paradise host; Johnny Beirne speaks with Mike Clayton on the importance of project definition.

Episode 59: How millennials are changing project management

Episode 59: How millennials are changing project management

In this episode Moira Alexander, a Media Recognized Expert, Digital Media/Business Content Strategist, Project Manager and Author, discusses how millennials are changing project management.

Episode 58: “Cora Client Case Study” with Phil Howe of Honeywell Building Solutions

Episode 58: “Cora Client Case Study” with Phil Howe of Honeywell Building Solutions

This episode is a Cora Client Case Study and Johnny speaks to Phil Howe, Project Management Excellence Leader for Europe with Honeywell Building Solutions.

Episode 57: “Project Cost Estimating and Forecasting” with Dale Shermon

Episode 57: “Project Cost Estimating and Forecasting” with Dale Shermon

In this episode of Project Management Paradise Dale Shermon, from QinetiQ, discusses "Project Cost Estimating and Forecasting".

Episode 56: Project Management Professional Certification with Lee Lambert

Episode 56: Project Management Professional Certification with Lee Lambert

In this episode Lee Lambert, one of the 5 founders of the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Professional Certification Program, discusses the difference between a "Paper PMP" and a "Real PMP".

Episode 55: “Project Manager career struggles and how to overcome them” with Sherri Thomas

Episode 55: “Project Manager career struggles and how to overcome them” with Sherri Thomas

In this episode of Project Management Paradise Sherri Thomas discusses Project Manager career struggles and gives some tips on how to overcome them.

Episode 54: “Portfolio Management explained” with Jamal Moustafaev

Episode 54: “Portfolio Management explained” with Jamal Moustafaev

Portfolio Management explained is the topic of this edition of Project Management Paradise and Johnny speaks to Jamal Moustafaev from ThinkTank Consulting.

Episode 52: Project Management Paradise Highlights from Episode 41 to 50

Episode 52: Project Management Paradise Highlights from Episode 41 to 50

In this episode Project Management Paradise Johnny selects the key points from Episode 41 to 50.

Episode 51: Project Management Paradise Highlights from Episode 30 to 40

Episode 51: Project Management Paradise Highlights from Episode 30 to 40

In this episode Project Management Paradise Johnny selects the key points from Episode 30 to 40.

Episode 50: “Key characteristics of successful Project Managers”

Episode 50: “Key characteristics of successful Project Managers”

In this episode of Project Management Paradise Richard Newton, of Enixus, speaks to Johnny about the key characteristics of successful project managers.

Episode 49 – A Cora Client Case Study with Pat Davis of Health & Social Care Northern Ireland

Episode 49 – A Cora Client Case Study with Pat Davis of Health & Social Care Northern Ireland

This episode is a Cora Client Case Study and Cora’s Marketing Manager Richard Fitzpatrick talks to Pat Davis who is the Head of Programme & Project Management with one of our Clients: Health & Social Care Northern Ireland (HSCNI).

Episode 48 – The Self Aware Project Manager with Naomi Caietti

Episode 48 – The Self Aware Project Manager with Naomi Caietti

In this week’s episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks with Naomi Caietti; project management consultant, guest speaker, author, PPM expert and managing editor at naomicaietti.com on the topic of “The Self-Aware Project Manager”.

Episode 47 -“The impact of social media on project management”

Episode 47 -“The impact of social media on project management”

In this week’s episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks with John Chapman, program director at Touchstone Group based in London, UK about "The impact of social media on project management".

Episode 46: “5 steps to creating an effective Project Team” with Tony Llewellyn

Episode 46: “5 steps to creating an effective Project Team” with Tony Llewellyn

In this episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny speaks to Tony Llewellyn of ResoLex, who offers us 5 steps to creating an effective Project Team.

Episode 45: “How to engage with difficult stakeholders” with Elise Stevens

Episode 45: “How to engage with difficult stakeholders” with Elise Stevens

Today's guest is Elise Stevens, a Project Management expert who specialises in stakeholder engagement and she will give us some tips on how to engage with difficult stakeholders.

Episode 44 – “The Benefits of PMI Membership”

Episode 44 – “The Benefits of PMI Membership”

In today's episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny discusses the Benefits of PMI Membership with Niall Murphy, President of the Ireland Chapter of PMI.

Episode 43: “How to use a Strategic Realization Model to prioritize and execute projects“

Episode 43: “How to use a Strategic Realization Model to prioritize and execute projects“

In this episode Johnny speaks to Andrew Dolvig and Noe Dorantes from Integrated Project Management Company in Chicago about their Strategic Realization Model.

Episode 42: “3 major types of project complexity and how to manage them”

Episode 42: “3 major types of project complexity and how to manage them”

In this episode Johnny speaks to renowned lecturer Stephen Carver about Project Complexity and how the various types can be managed.

Episode 41: “How to manage unexpected events in projects” with Gary Straw

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Episode 41: "How to manage unexpected events in projects" with Gary Straw

In this episode Gary Straw, author of Understanding Project Management shares some tips on how to manage unexpected events in projects and how this compares with Risk Management.

Episode 40 – How to deal with uncertainty in Agile Project Management

Episode 40 – How to deal with uncertainty in Agile Project Management

In this week’s episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks with Emma Sharrock, author of The Agile Project Manager. Emma shares some great insights about how to deal with the uncertainty in Agile Project Management as well as other tips relating to Agile.

Episode 39 – “How to build relationships with stakeholders”

Episode 39 – “How to build relationships with stakeholders”

In this episode Susan Madsen gives us tips on how to build relationships with stakeholders and also how Project Managers can deliver feedback.

Episode 38 – “Visualization in project prioritization” with Johanna Rothman

Episode 38 – “Visualization in project prioritization” with Johanna Rothman

The use of visualization in improving project prioritization is the topic of this edition of the Project Management Paradise Podcast and Johnny speaks to Johanna Rothman.

Episode 37 – “Project Management for Kids, project vision and project timing”

Episode 37 – “Project Management for Kids, project vision and project timing”

In this edition Johnny speaks to Gary Nelson from GazzaGuides.com about Project Management for Kids, project vision and project timing.

Episode 36: Techniques to improve lessons learned from projects

Episode 36: Techniques to improve lessons learned from projects

In this edition of the Project Management Paradise Podcast Jonathan Norman, Knowledge Hub Manager at the Major Projects Association shares some techniques to improve lessons learned from projects.

Episode 35: “The importance of Training & Education for effective Project Management”

Episode 35: “The importance of Training & Education for effective Project Management”

In this episode, Johnny discusses the importance of Training and Education for effective Project Management with Cora Systems' Head of Training Caitríona Gately.

Episode 34 – “Fast Projects” with Fergus O’Connell

Episode 34 – “Fast Projects” with Fergus O’Connell

This week, in episode 34, we welcome back author, trainer and consultant Fergus O'Connell to discuss his latest book "Fast Projects: Project Management when time is short".

Episode 33 – “Cora Client Case Study” with Joe Ryan of the HSE

Episode 33 – “Cora Client Case Study” with Joe Ryan of the HSE

This week’s episode of Project Management Paradise is a Cora Client Case Study with Joe Ryan from the Health Service Executive (Ireland).

Episode 32 – “Projects are People” with Dr. Jim Lewis

Episode 32 – “Projects are People” with Dr. Jim Lewis

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, I speak with the author and lecturer Dr Jim Lewis, of the Lewis Institute.

Episode 31 – The Importance of a well defined Project Scope

Episode 31 – The Importance of a well defined Project Scope

In this week’s episode of Project Management Paradise, I speak with Patrick Kennerson, a Programme Controls Specialists at Bulldog Consulting about the importance of a well-defined Project Scope.

Episode 30: The difference between project success and project management success

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Episode 30: The difference between project success and project management success

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny discusses the difference between project success and project management success with Rich Maltzman from EarthPM.com .

Episode 29: Project Management Paradise 2016 Highlights – Part 2

Episode 29: Project Management Paradise 2016 Highlights – Part 2

This is Part 2 of a 2 part series and features a collection of just some of the key points from last year's Project Management Paradise interviews (Episodes 14 to 26).

Episode 28: Project Management Paradise 2016 Highlights – Part 1

Episode 28: Project Management Paradise 2016 Highlights – Part 1

This is Part 1 of a 2 part series and features a collection of just some of the key points from last year's Project Management Paradise interviews (Episodes 1 to 13).

Episode 27: The iMAPraxis Initiative – combining People and process for better Projects

Episode 27: The iMAPraxis Initiative – combining People and process for better Projects

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks with Donnie MacNicol, the founder of Team Animation and Author of “Project Leadership”.

Episode 26: What to look for in project management software

Episode 26: What to look for in project management software

What to look for in project management software is the topic of this episode of Project Management Paradise and Johnny speaks to Derry Lynch.

Episode 25: “Project Management Predictions and more” with Paul Duff

Episode 25: “Project Management Predictions and more” with Paul Duff

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks to Paul Duff, who heads up the Government & Public Service Advisory section within EY, working with government clients across different sectors all over Ireland.

Episode 24: Project Management Ethics with Jeff Furman

Episode 24: Project Management Ethics with Jeff Furman

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks to lecturer, trainer and author Jeff Furman about project management ethics and more.

Episode 23: Defining your Internal Value Proposition with Siobhan Maughan

Episode 23: Defining your Internal Value Proposition with Siobhan Maughan

Defining your Internal Value Proposition is the subject of this week's episode of Project Management Paradise and Johnny speaks with Siobhan Maughan from Integrated Thinking.

Episode 22: Amazing Project Management with Susan Tuttle

Episode 22: Amazing Project Management with Susan Tuttle

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny Beirne speaks to Susan Tuttle, a project and change management specialist at Terrapin Agrada.

Episode 21: Innovation Implementation with Lou Kerestesy

Episode 21: Innovation Implementation with Lou Kerestesy

This week Lou Kerestesy from Gov Innovators is interviewed on Project Management Paradise about the topic of innovation implementation in organizations, be it Government, non-profit or private sector.

Episode 20: Ifti Majid – “How ProjectVision helps Derbyshire NHS Foundation Trust”

Episode 20: Ifti Majid - "How ProjectVision helps Derbyshire NHS Foundation Trust"

In this episode, Ifti Majid, the Acting Chief Executive at Derbyshire NHS Foundation Trust outlines how they manage projects and the advantages they gained since implementing ProjectVision.

Episode 19 – The Benefits of Collaboration Tools for Project Managers

Episode 19 – The Benefits of Collaboration Tools for Project Managers

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny speaks to Elizabeth Harrin from "Girls Guide to PM.com" about the Benefits of Collaboration Tools for Project Managers.

Episode 18 – Managing the psychology of Project Management

Episode 18 – Managing the psychology of Project Management

In this week's episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast, Amy Hatton, Editor at Project Manager Today, speaks with Johnny Beirne on "Managing the psychology of Project Management".

Episode 17 – Developing a Company Culture that works

Episode 17 – Developing a Company Culture that works

In this week's episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast, Gerald Leonard, Principles of Executions, speaks with Johnny Beirne about Developing a Company Culture that works.

Episode 16 – Project Sponsor roles and responsibilities

Episode 16 – Project Sponsor roles and responsibilities

In this week's episode of the Project Management Paradise Podcast, Ron Rosenhead, CEO of Project Agency, speaks with Johnny Beirne about Project Sponsor roles and responsibilities.

Episode 15 – What to Do Before You Buy EPPM Software?

Episode 15 – What to Do Before You Buy EPPM Software?

In this week's Project Management Paradise Podcast, host Johnny Beirne speaks with Raymond Poole, Managing Director of Program Management Information Services (PMIS) Ltd about EPPM software.

Episode 14 – “Risk Management Explained” with Mike Clayton

Episode 14 – “Risk Management Explained” with Mike Clayton

Episode 14 of Project Management Paradise features Mike Clayton speaking on the topic of risk management.

Episode 13 – “Agile Methodology Insights” with Frank Balogh from AOL

Episode 13 – “Agile Methodology Insights” with Frank Balogh from AOL

In today's episode we discuss Agile Methodology with Frank Balogh of AOL.

Episode 12 – “Understanding and Leading Team Members” with Joe Launi

Episode 12 – “Understanding and Leading Team Members” with Joe Launi

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny speaks to Joe Launi from Project Management Experts about understanding and leading Team Members.

Episode 11 – “Why PMP Certification?” with Joel Goldfarb

Episode 11 – “Why PMP Certification?” with Joel Goldfarb

This week's Project Management Paradise topic for discussion "Why PMP Certification?" and our guest is Joel Goldfarb from the Project Management Training Company based in Las Vegas.

Episode 10 – How Project Management has Changed

Episode 10 – How Project Management has Changed

This week our CEO Philip Martin speaks with Johnny on Project Management Paradise on “How Project Management has changed over the past 15 years”.

Episode 9 – Benefits of project management software tools with Alison Foster

Episode 9 – Benefits of project management software tools with Alison Foster

In this week's episode of Project Management Paradise Johnny speaks to Alison Foster about project management software tools and how they can benefit projects.

Episode 8 – “The Conscious Project Leader” with Colin D Ellis

Episode 8 – “The Conscious Project Leader” with Colin D Ellis

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks to Project Management Expert and Author, Colin D Ellis about being a Conscious Project Leader.

Episode 7 – “The single version of the truth” with John McGrath

Episode 7 – “The single version of the truth” with John McGrath

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks with John McGrath about project planning, dynamic scheduling and the single version of the truth in project management.

Episode 6 – “The Lazy Project Manager” with Peter Taylor

Episode 6 – “The Lazy Project Manager” with Peter Taylor

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny speaks to Peter Taylor about his book and podcast entitled “The Lazy Project Manager”.

Episode 5 – Effective Project Management in easy steps with John Carroll

Episode 5 – Effective Project Management in easy steps with John Carroll

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny Beirne speak with John Carroll about “Effective Project Management in easy steps”.

Episode 4 – How to manage and deal with Project Commitment Issues

Episode 4 – How to manage and deal with Project Commitment Issues

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny Beirne talks to Martin Egan about how to manage and deal with Project Commitment Issues.

Episode 3 – “Enabling People, Enabling Projects”

Episode 3 – “Enabling People, Enabling Projects”

Today’s topic for discussion on Project Management Paradise is entitled “Enabling People, Enabling Projects” and our guest is Pauline Stewart Long.

Episode 2 – “The importance of change management” with Cheryl Hartmann

Episode 2 – “The importance of change management” with Cheryl Hartmann

This week on Project Management Paradise, Johnny Beirne speaks with Cheryl Hartmann about the importance of change management when it comes to project management.

Episode 1 – How to manage the impossible project with Fergus O’Connell

Episode 1 – How to manage the impossible project with Fergus O’Connell

In the very first episode of Project Management Paradise, Johnny Beirne speaks with Fergus O’Connell about how to manage the impossible project.

Project Management Paradise Podcast seeks guests

Project Management Paradise Podcast seeks guests

The Project Management Paradise Podcast delivers real project management insights from experts around the world. Recently launched, our first episode is now No.1 in iTunes under ‘Project Management’.