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Paul Naybour

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Paul is a project management consultant and account manager with particular expertise in the analysis, process development, and implementation of change program management, risk management, earned value management, and bespoke project management training development and delivery. Paul is the Business Development Director of the company Parallel Project Training

Are All Projects Doomed to Failure?

The evidence from the past? Much of the evidence on project management indicated that the chances of success are very low. Bent Flyvbjerg's work comparing...

We have just launched the APM Introductory Certificate

We have just launched the APM IC. Everyone tells me that it’s a much more popular course than the APMP. I expect two days...

Project Management of Clinical Trials

I had an interesting trip to Barcelona last week to the PCMG (Pharmaceutical Contract Management Group) conference. They asked me to present of value...

Parallel Project Training Launches APMP Project Management Distance Learning Package for £300

Using the integrated Parallel Learning System Parallel Project Training has launched a distance learning package for the APM project management qualification APMP. The APMP...

Using Social Media to Communicate Lessons Learned

I am writing a short article for Project Magazine on the use of social media for communicating lessons learned in project management. For example...

Can social networking help ALLEVIATE some of our project complexity issues?

Paul Naybour and John Bolton, Parallel Project Training The social media revolution The last ten years have see an explosion in social media with an estimated...

Will getting a project management qualification such as PRINCE2, APMP or PMP help me get a job?

ill getting a project management qualification such as PRINCE2, APMP or PMP help me get a job? Current State of the Jobs Market for Project Managers?

Essentials of Project Management for Consulting Engineers (2-hour fast track)

Wednesday 28th July 2010 6pm for 6.30pm to 8.30pm at the offices of Halcrow, Burderop Park, Swindon SN4 0QD The speaker: Mr Paul Naybour Business Development Director, Parallel...

The difference between Complex and Complicated Projects

What is meant by a complex project? The world is full of different opinions about what we mean when we talk about complex projects. Is...

Parallel Gets Fantastic Feedback on First Public APMP

Having just completed the first public APMP the feedback is the best I have ever had on a public course. People found the blended...

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Why All Knowledge Workers Are Part-Time Project Managers

Knowledge workers lie at the heart of many businesses. They have high degrees of experience, expertise, as well as education. Their jobs...

Project Accelerator Website Has a Makeover

I have been running this project management news website for over 10 years now, the domain was registered in 2008. Today we...

Project Management Strategies Every Tech Leader Can Use

As a tech leader, you're responsible for leading a development team. Thus you're in control of all the technology deliverables that contribute...

Parallel LIVE! Part 2. APM Project Roles in the 7th Edition of the APM BoK

This week Parallel's Matt Bolton and Jan Underdown discussed the roles in the 7th edition of the Body of Knowlege from the...

Parallel LIVE Again

So this week, we did our second live stream. This time John Bolton and I discussed linear, iterative and hybrid lifecycles. It's...