Project Management

Whether it's through Agile, lean or process-based management, you must plan, organize and control resources to achieve your business goals.

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    The Momentum Effect: Mobilizing Brainpower For Efficient Growth

    CEOs dream of delivering efficient and sustainable growth - growth that would put serious distance between them and their competitors. Unfortunately, the way most large corporations generate growth is so expensive and inefficient that for most firms, meaningful, market-beating growth has remained just that - a dream.

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Cross-Cultural Negotiations: Avoiding The Pitfalls

    When entering into negotiations, we should always take into account cultural factors such as the educational or religious background of the person sitting across the table, but, says INSEAD professor Horacio Falcao, many people both underestimate and overestimate the cross-cultural aspects.

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Introduction: Mobius Venture Capital

    Heidi Roizen, managing director for Mobius Venture Capital, explains that Mobius Venture Capital has $1.5 B under management in current fund, $1 B in prior fund, and 100 active portfolio companies. There are ten VCs at Mobius who invest mostly in software, communication, wireless, next generation and web services, she...

    Provided By Stanford University

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Winning With Value

    Too many companies focus on just the cost of software systems, rather than look at the business value they generate. That may not be surprising given the complexities of trying to assess the value of software assets, but according to a new study by INSEAD professor Soumitra Dutta, companies who...

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Debt Overhang, Inflation Threaten World Economy

    Inflation and the debt burden on Western countries and Japan are two major challenges facing the global economy this year, says Philippa Malmgren, President and founder of the Canonbury Group and Principals Asset Management. Global interest rates are rising because of escalating debts in the West and Japan, while the...

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    The Pursuit Of Value

    The difference between 'win-lose' and 'win-win' is basically the choice of the use of power, or at least the demonstration of power in negotiations, Falcao told INSEAD Knowledge in an interview. "One needs to try to persuade the other person of the potential outcome without the need for power."

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Negotiating To Win

    In the first of a series of webcasts on value negotiation, INSEAD Professor Horacio Falcao tells INSEAD Knowledge about the tactics and strategies you need in order to succeed at the negotiating table.

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Aug 2010

    Microfinance Comes Of Age

    Microfinance is banking, and banking is the core competence, so it makes sense for one to be active in this area, says Arthur Vayloyan, Head of Investment Services and Products, Private Banking, at Credit Suisse in Zurich.

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Creating A Climate For Change

    This webcast talks about the issues facing Europe as it tries to tackle carbon emissions and climate change. In America, you rely much more on market pull, so this also (has an impact) on the size of investments in venture capital.

    Provided By INSEAD

  • Webcasts // Feb 2011

    Excellence Is A Shared Path: Working Together For Justice And The Quality Of Life

    Exploring the past opens up new perspectives on the present and offers ways of navigating a challenging future, these speakers suggest, in a call to action on the occasion of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday.

    Provided By Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Webcasts // Mar 2011

    Webinar: Powerful Control of Privileged Users

    In this webinar learn about Privileged User Management and why organizations need it. The challenges of Privileged User Management will be discussed as well as the CA Technologies solution for overcoming them. Please watch to learn more.

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Mar 2011

    What Dell Virtualization Solutions Can Do for Your Business

    What's your greatest motivation for considering virtualization? Chances are, it's the cost savings. Yes, virtualization will save you money, but it will also do so much more. Watch this short, informational video to discover all the benefits Dell Virtualization Solutions has to offer, including making IT more agile, improving quality...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Mar 2011

    Top Five: Surviving A Sales Slump

    Every company has slow periods from time to time no matter how successful your business may be. If you're looking for some advice on how to survive a sales slump, here are five ideas courtesy of Entrepreneur.com.

    Provided By American Express Company

  • Webcasts // Apr 2011

    Meet Frida, The Robot That'll Staff The 24-Hour Production Line

    Swiss manufacturer ABB has revealed a prototype robot called Frida that's designed to be dexterous enough to replace a human being on a production line. It's a good thing that'll alleviate employee shortages, not subjugate the human race.

    Provided By Mansueto Ventures

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Weekend MBA Program Overview

    Senior and middle managers from across the nation have commuted on alternate weekends to UNC to earn their MBA. As a Weekend MBA student, one will earn the same degree as graduates of UNC's traditional MBA Program. The curriculum is more concentrated than the traditional MBA. The authors engage the...

    Provided By University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Tim Vogus On Improving Hospital Safety

    The presenter's research focuses on understanding and improving processes through which organizations build capabilities for learning and resilience. The presenter is especially interested in these dynamics in health care settings and their effects on the incidence of medical error at the point of care delivery.

    Provided By Vanderbilt University

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    William Christie On Learning How To Teach

    A world-renowned researcher, Professor Christie received a Vanderbilt Chair of Teaching Excellence in 1996, and the James A. Webb, Jr. Award for Excellence in Teaching on three occasions between 1994 and 1998. Professor Christie is a five-time recipient of the Executive MBA Teaching award and was ranked either first or...

    Provided By Vanderbilt University

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Debra Jeter On Accounting~s Entertainment Value

    A certified public accountant with a distinguished record of professional achievement and participation in the activities of the American Accounting Association (AAA), Professor Jeter has also won numerous accolades for her teaching excellence. In addition to her research and teaching roles, Professor Jeter wrote the screenplay for the film Jess...

    Provided By Vanderbilt University

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Ray Friedman On Doing Business In China

    The presenter specializes in negotiation, conflict resolution, Chinese management, and diversity. A widely quoted and published expert, the presenter taught at Harvard Business School, where the presenter served as a faculty member of the Program on Negotiation.

    Provided By Vanderbilt University

  • Webcasts // May 2011

    Security and Data Protection in a Google Data Center

    An exclusive, inside look at how Google secures and protects the data that is stored within the Google Data Centers. This is the first time cameras have ever been behind the scenes of a Google Data Center. Watch this short video to get a glimpse of the physical security of...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Apr 2011

    7 Deadly Sins of Online Training (and How to Avoid Them)

    Join Roger Courville, Webinar expert and author of The Virtual Presenter's Handbook, for a Webinar on how to plan, design and present like an online training pro.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Webcasts // May 2011

    Best Practices for Information Quality Management

    To achieve your business goals and objectives, you must first optimize the information that supports all of your business processes. Implementing an Information Quality Management practice and applying Trillium Software's proven best practices will help you maximize the value you get from your information. Apply our Information Quality Maturity...

    Provided By Trillium Software

  • Webcasts // Sep 2010

    Boston Health Club Drops Direct Mail And Pumps Up Leads With HubSpot

    Beacon Hill Athletic Clubs is a chain of New England area health clubs offering group exercise classes and innovative programs. The presenter, BHAC's PR and marketing specialist, explains how her company uses HubSpot to eliminate print advertising while growing organic traffic and leads.

    Provided By HubSpot

  • Webcasts // Apr 2011

    Pharmacy Development Services Dramatically Increases Organic Traffic With Business Blogging

    Pharmacy Development Services (PDS) is a business consulting company focused on maximizing the productivity and effectiveness of independent pharmacies across the country. The presenters had a chance to speak with Social Media and Marketing Manager Samantha Timmermann and Chief R&D Officer Mat Silverstein about how Pharmacy Development Services generated a...

    Provided By HubSpot

  • Webcasts // May 2010

    Top Requirements for Successfully Automating SOX Quarterly Self-Assessments

    For many organizations, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance is mandatory, but automation of the self-assessment process can make it less painful. There are many advantages to using an IT GRC tool to automate assessments such as speed, efficiency, data integrity, and improved analysis. Watch the webinar to know more.

    Provided By ANXeBusiness Corp

  • Webcasts // May 2011

    What 2011 Holds in Store for Your IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (IT GRC) Program - 5 Predictions

    Planning a compliance program in 2011? In this 30-minute webcast, Chris Noell, EVP of Product Management at TruArx, will make five predictions on what regulations will have the most impact in 2011 and what GRC capabilities will be required. Watch the webinar to know more.

    Provided By ANXeBusiness Corp

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Rating Agencies Under Scrutiny

    Because investors rely on the ratings of credit agencies to assess the risks and worthiness of potential investments, a bad or lowered rating for a country already going through hard times can be devastating. However, doubts have been cast over the reliability of these agencies, especially in Europe. IESE Prof....

    Provided By IESE School Of Business

  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Connectivity - Considering moving to Cloud? Developing strategy, provisioning plan and good SOA governance is a must

    Cloud Computing is rapidly driving real business value. The advancements in IT virtualization, rapid provisioning and hardened security are transforming how businesses derive benefits from IT, driving tangible outcomes in business agility, cost optimization and efficiency. Your strategy and provisioning plan to take advantage of cloud is an important start,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Lessons Learned from the First Decade of BPM

    Join IBM and Lombardi as we discuss the patterns of success (and failure) we have seen over the last ten years in Business Process Management (BPM). Hear tangible examples and use cases of projects that have achieved their goals - and projects that have not. Learn about different approaches to...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    BPM Webinar: Making the Case for BPM; Justifying a BPM investment in 2010

    In these challenging economic times, making a compelling case for a new investment in Business Process Management (BPM) might seem impossible. But BPM provides exactly the right technology and approach to improvement that every company needs right now - more efficiency, better customer interactions, faster return on investment and lower...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    American Business: Turning The Page

    Today we look at a business that has put a lot of thought into employee job fulfillment. With a dual mission as a haven for people with autism and a hub of community life - "Words" Bookstore has managed to "Craft" jobs for their every day staffers, as well as...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Making Ideas Happen With Less

    As the author of the best selling book Making Ideas Happen, Scott Belsky is an expert in, well, making ideas happen. He tells Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget that startups need to take advantage of their size by iterating rapidly, taking risks, and playing around with their product. "At a...

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Top Five: Web-Based Savings

    Getting your hands on the latest technology doesn't have to come at a high price. Here are five web-based services that can help you save some money courtesy of smallbiztrends.com.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Top Five: Twitter Tools For People On The Go

    Twitter can be a great way to cost-effectively market your business, but if you're always on the run, it can be tricky to manage your tweets. Here are five handy twitter tools for people on the go, courtesy of AOL Small Business.

    Provided By American Express

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Larry Van Horn On The Health Care Industry

    Professor Van Horn is a leading expert and researcher on health care management and economics. His research on health care organizations, managerial incentives in nonprofit hospitals and the conduct of managed care firms has appeared in such leading publications as the Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Law and Economics,...

    Provided By Vanderbilt University (Owen)

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Nancy Lea Hyer On Process Improvement

    Professor Hyer is one of the leading academics in the operations field. Her work in the academic and business communities has focused on cellular manufacturing, process redesign, and project management.

    Provided By Vanderbilt University (Owen)

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Ray Friedman On Negotiation

    Professor Friedman specializes in negotiation, conflict resolution, Chinese management, and diversity. A widely quoted and published expert, Friedman taught at Harvard Business School, where he served as a faculty member of the Program on Negotiation. He is currently Owen's Associate Dean of Faculty.

    Provided By Vanderbilt University (Owen)

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Astrid Huebner Discovers A Close Community

    Astrid (MBA 2009) was convinced that Owen was the best choice for her. "Especially for an international student like me, it was invaluable to be part of such a really close community."

    Provided By Vanderbilt University (Owen)

  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    Business Insights Webcast: Transforming Your Communications and Productivity With Office 365 (Level 100)

    Microsoft Office 365 delivers the power of cloud productivity to businesses of all sizes, helping to save time, money and free up valued resources. Office 365 combines the familiar Office desktop suite with cloud-based versions of Microsoft's next-generation communications and collaboration services: Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and Lync Online.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    As Mobile and Portable Devices Proliferate, so Do Your Risks

    As more mobile devices are used by greater numbers of employees and customers, the security war expands. Device management is challenged by ease of loss and theft of these devices, network security is complicated due to change in access points mobile devices provide, information security is threatened by content stored...

    Provided By Unisys