MAKING PROJECT MANAGEMENT INDISPENSABLE FOR BUSINESS RESUL TS.®
MAY 2016 | VOLUME 30, NUMBER 5
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ALSO IN THIS ISSUE
68 PMI Store
A book delves into research
on stakeholder management
71 Directory of Services
Project management resources
72 Closing Thoughts
7 It Wasn’t Cleaned in a Day
A project is removing centuries of grime to
restore Rome, Italy’s ancient Colosseum.
8 Virtually Here
Theme parks could be transformed by
virtual reality projects—if teams can
navigate the unfamiliar terrain.
10 Behind the Transit Curve
The future of urban transportation is coming
into view—but many cities’ project portfolios
are stuck in the past.
10 Fixing the Food Chain
Major organizations launch projects to
eliminate food waste around the world.
12 Hacking’s Next Frontier
The U.S. healthcare industry is under
cyberattack—and fighting back with
13 India’s Unfinished Business
Uncompleted apartment project sites are
scattered throughout major cities—and
developers are in the hot seat.
14 Football’s New Shrine
Amid waves of scandal, a project team at
FIFA stayed focused on its mission to open
a new museum.
15 Finding the Way Forward
CEOs in the energy sector are planning
strategic project portfolio investments.
16 Early Warnings
Earthquakes can’t be stopped—but project
teams are working to limit their worst effects.
The commercial aviation industry has
overcome turbulent times, lifting the
sector’s project potential.
20 Project Toolkit
Give and Go
22 Inside Track
Building a Global Community
Peter Taylor, PMP, head of the
global PMO, Kronos, Coventry,
24 Inside the PMO
By Abid Mustafa
25 Managing Relationships
Mind the Cultural Gap
By Sheilina Somani, RPP, FAPM,
PMP, contributing editor
26 Innovation Center
How to Manage Uncertainty
By Kareem Shaker, PMI-RMP, PMP
GETTING IT DONE:
Project Management in Action
27 Get Ready for Russia
By Vitaly Glotov, PMP
28 Stop the Turnover
By Sam Alkhatib, PMP
70 Estimate, Then Repeat
By Ed LeBard, PMP