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The weekly PM for the Masses Podcast focuses on helping the Project Manager or aspiring Project Manager take their life and career to new levels.The host, Cesar Abeid, interviews Project Managers and other professionals who are doing extraordinary work and as a result are seeing fantastic results that push both their personal and professional life forward. Cesar takes what is working for these professionals and breaks it down into actionable items you can implement right away in your job or in your personal life.You, Project Manager, already have the skills necessary for adding value and getting things done. The PM for the Masses Podcast will encourage you to use your knowledge set to take control of your career and your life.You, more than any other professional, have what it takes to do awesome things.Your life is a project. You are the manager.

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The weekly PM for the Masses Podcast focuses on helping the Project Manager or aspiring Project Manager take their life and career to new levels.The host, Cesar Abeid, interviews Project Managers and other professionals who are doing extraordinary work and as a result are seeing fantastic results that push both their personal and professional life forward. Cesar takes what is working for these professionals and breaks it down into actionable items you can implement right away in your job or in your personal life.You, Project Manager, already have the skills necessary for adding value and getting things done. The PM for the Masses Podcast will encourage you to use your knowledge set to take control of your career and your life.You, more than any other professional, have what it takes to do awesome things.Your life is a project. You are the manager.

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Great idea!

By Brian J Wallace - Oct 01 2014
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Great show Looking forward to every episode.

Great podcast :)

By Rachel Rofe - Sep 25 2014
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Good luck with your Kickstarter campaign! Your interviews are fabulous - keep them coming!

iTunes Ratings

60 Ratings
Average Ratings
53
2
2
3
0

Great idea!

By Brian J Wallace - Oct 01 2014
Read more
Great show Looking forward to every episode.

Great podcast :)

By Rachel Rofe - Sep 25 2014
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Good luck with your Kickstarter campaign! Your interviews are fabulous - keep them coming!

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Project Management Podcast: Project Management for the Masses with Cesar Abeid, PMP

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The weekly PM for the Masses Podcast focuses on helping the Project Manager or aspiring Project Manager take their life and career to new levels.The host, Cesar Abeid, interviews Project Managers and other professionals who are doing extraordinary work and as a result are seeing fantastic results that push both their personal and professional life forward. Cesar takes what is working for these professionals and breaks it down into actionable items you can implement right away in your job or in your personal life.You, Project Manager, already have the skills necessary for adding value and getting things done. The PM for the Masses Podcast will encourage you to use your knowledge set to take control of your career and your life.You, more than any other professional, have what it takes to do awesome things.Your life is a project. You are the manager.

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I’m glad to bring you episode 2 of the PM for the Masses Podcast! Have you ever wondered what axiology is?  Me neither.  However, my guest today has convinced me that it is one the most powerful tools for one’s personal success. Being the Project Manager for a small company, I often felt like I […]

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Today Elizabeth Harrin and I talk about how meetings are dysfunctional, and how to turn them into something your team will find useful and even enjoyable!

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003 Getting Things Done with David Allen

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On today’s episode of the PM for the Masses Podcast I bring you David Allen, the best selling author of Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity. Press the play button above to listen to the episode. As I mention on today’s show, Getting Things Done has changed my life.  It is truly the […]

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Here we are with episode 4 of the PM for the Masses Podcast!  Thank you for listening and for giving me such amazing feedback.  I am so happy that the show is resonating with you and that some of you have shared with me that you have been looking forward to new episodes.  Thank you […]

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082 How To Get Started in Project Management with Colin Ellis (@ColinDEllis)

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One of the top qualities that a good project manager should have is being an effective leader. This poses us project managers with a challenge. How can we be better leaders?  Is leadership something one can learn?  Is there a ceiling to how good a leader we can be?  Can we be good project managers […]

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018 Project Managers: Create Insanely Effective Presentations with Nancy Duarte

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Today I bring you my conversation with the astute Nancy Duarte, a communication expert who works with the top brands in the world. We will talk about the art of creating compelling presentations. As I read her book “Resonate,” it became obvious to me that Nancy is not only a competent professional who bases her […]

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005 The Success Story of Cornelius Fichtner and his PM Prepcast

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Hello everyone and welcome to episode 5 of the PM for the Masses Podcast. It is great to be back home after my two-week pilgrimage trip in Brazil. Today I bring you the one-and-only Cornelius Fichtner, of the PM Podcast and PM Prepcast fame. If you are nor familiar with his work, Cornelius is not […]

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Episode 121: Project Leadership in 2019 with Susanne Madsen

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Episode 119: Going from Project to Product

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Episode 118: Developing a Serving Mindset

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Episode 117: Project Delivery and Emotional Intelligence

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Cesar invited Colin Ellis to be a guest on the show today. Colin D. Ellis is an award-winning international speaker, best-selling author and renowned project leadership and culture expert who works with organizations around the world to help them build teams that are fit for the future of work. Able to draw on more than […]

Dec 22 2018

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Episode 116: The Power of One-On-One Meetings

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Cesar invited Jason Evanish join him on this episode. Jason is the CEO and founder of GetLighthouse.com which is software and a blog dedicated to helping people be awesome managers. They help managers in over 20 different countries around the world have better one on ones (1 on 1s), grow their team members, and be […]

Jul 14 2018

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Episode 114: The State of Project, Program, and Portfolio Management

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Cesar & Traci invited Mr. Iain Fraser, Chairman of the global Board of Directors for the Project Management Institute in 2006 on to the show this week to discuss the state of project, programme and portfolio management in today’s organizations. Iain is an author, speaker, trainer, and professional director. His specialties include: Business Governance, Portfolio, Program & Project […]

Apr 17 2018

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Episode 113: Overcoming Procrastination

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Episode 112: Start Winning with Better Communication

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In this episode, Cesar & Traci talk with Dennis Hong of SocialSavvySage.com. Dennis offers simple, easy-to-use tips to overcome our basic communication styles especially through text communications. Some of the topics he covers are: What are the different communication styles that people might use? How can these styles lead to misunderstandings when two people with […]

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Episode 111: 7 Ways to Handle Criticism

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In this episode, Cesar tells Traci that she sucks! Then they talk about 7 ways to lessen the sting of criticism and not take it personally. The 7 ways are: Stop worrying about what other people think. “No one can make your feel inferior without your permission.” Eleanor Roosevelt Agreement #2 in Don Miguel Ruiz’s […]

Feb 28 2018

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Episode 110: Unlock Your Ability to Lead using The Responsibility Process

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In this episode, Cesar and Traci interview Christopher Avery, PhD. He is a reformed management consultant. After a decade helping corporations help smart, ambitious professionals find ways to cope with lives they don’t want and think they can’t change, he realized coping skills are overrated. A better skill is knowing how to apply your innate […]

Feb 13 2018

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Episode 109: Expert Tips for Leading Remote Teams

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In this episode, Traci turns the tables on Cesar and interviews him! Cesar is a team lead for Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com and a number of other products. Automattic employs more than 600 employees, all working remotely. We discuss: how Communication is oxygen the different technologies that he utilizes at Automattic how to set expectations […]

Feb 06 2018

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Project Managers: Help us project manage this podcast in 2018

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In this episode, Cesar and Traci explore the direction of upcoming podcast episodes. We are asking YOU, our listener, to give us your thoughts on the direction of the podcast. What is the biggest leadership or project management challenge that you are currently facing? Take a minute to let us know in the comments section. Here are comments […]

Jan 15 2018

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Episode 107: Real leaders set SMARTer goals

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Jan 09 2018

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Episode 106: Project Managers: Create Your Purpose

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In this episode from our series on Self-Leadership, Cesar and Traci talk about how you can CREATE your purpose and start off the year motivated and inspired. We believe that you don’t FIND your purpose, you CREATE it. However, society has asked us questions that are confusing. When we were growing up we were asked […]

Dec 27 2017

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Episode 105: Reclaim Your Power

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Dec 17 2017

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Episode 104: You can measure THINKING!??

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In previous episodes, Cesar and Traci alluded to the fact that you could measure your thinking. Not what you think (that would be kind of spooky), but, in fact, how you think. That’s what we talk about this week… Knowledge –> _???____ –> Actions What is the missing link between knowledge and actions… between skills […]

Dec 12 2017

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Episode 103: The Central Question

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Cesar and Traci continue this series on Self-leadership by discussing what every leader needs to learn to do… Create Value Every job you have, every relationship you hold, every process you create has one goal… to generate value.   So, how do you generate the greatest value? You use the concepts that we discuss in […]

Dec 04 2017

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