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Saturday, March 04, 2006

Show 22: Soft Skills III - Interview with Steve Kaye on Meetings

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Show notes: We are continuing to look at all the soft skills that you will need in your career as a project manager. Today, the topic is "Meetings". My interview partner is Steve Kaye, who is a professional meeting facilitator. We look at what a meeting is, why so many meetings don't achieve anything and how to set up a meeting to achieve a real purpose. Steve Kayes's website is at and you can contact him at Like every week, we have a tip of the week that you can implement in your projects right away and we are reviewing helpful resources and take a quick look at project management in the news.

Helpful Resource:

- Project Perfect: Developing a Test Plan part II
- Data Warehouse Project Management

Project Management in the News:

- How to write a Progress Report
- PMI's chair and CEO answer questions on community transformation project