NEW! Project Management for Everyone with Lisa DiTullio

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this training, learners will be able to: 

  • Recognize different project delivery approaches and the value of using a common approach.
  • Navigate the phases of a standard project management life cycle.
  • Apply project management skills to projects.


Today's environment demands flawless implementation from every project team member to drive short-term performance and long-term value through the creation of new products, advanced technology and innovative services. Now is the time to reach implementation excellence!

Project Management for Everyone focuses on project management as a business competency, so everyone has what it takes to drive change and deliver meaningful results. This workshop introduces project management best practices while challenging traditional beliefs on how projects should be delivered to unleash solutions to what is possible in our fast-paced, ever-changing business environment.



    • The Power of Projects
      • How projects support strategic objectives 
      • All projects drive change 
      • The business benefits of projects 
      • Opportunities for project managers and project teams
    • The Waterfall Approach (Through a Simple Case Study)
      • Feasibility: Should we do it? Can we do it?
      • Initiation: What are we doing?
      • Planning: How will we do it?
      • Execution: Are we doing it?
      • Close: Did we do it? What did we learn?
    • Driving Change Through the Art of Storytelling
      • How to achieve early buy-in
      • How to maintain engagement throughout the project
      • How to change the story once the project goes live
    • Adaptive Project Management
      • Best practices for a hybrid model

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Power Skills and Business Acumen PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Ways of Working PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials. *Please note that the asterisked row below applies to the PMI® Agile Certification Journey and includes Disciplined Agile® Scrum Master (DASM), Disciplined Agile® Senior Scrum Master (DASSM), Disciplined Agile® Coach (DAC), and Disciplined Agile® Value Stream Consultant (DAVSC) certifications.
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acumen Total
CAPM® / PMI-CP™ / PMP® / PgMP® 3.5 0 3.5 7.00
PMI-ACP® / Agile* 0 0 3.5 3.50
PMI-SP® 0 0 3.5 3.50
PMI-RMP® 0 0 3.5 3.50
PfMP® 0 0 3.5 3.50
PMI-PBA® 0 0 3.5 3.50
Ways of Working Power Skills Business Acument Talent Triangle



Lisa DiTullio

Lisa DiTullio is VP, Program & Portfolio Management at Foundation Medicine, a world-leading molecular insights company and is the founder of Your Project Office, a training and consulting organization dedicated to introducing project management as a business competency and enabling healthcare organizations to improve decision-making, instill accountability, and enhance communications.

Lisa is the author of multiple project management books, articles, and blogs. She is a recognized international speaker in her field and is known for her story-telling to impart messages that are both impactful and practical.

Lisa is a past member of the South Shore Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and the past chair of the Women’s Business Connection. She is the founder of Leadership in Action, a program designed to create a sense of empowerment for high-school girls.

Lisa currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Cohasset Maritime Institute and is an avid (and sometimes competitive) open-water rower.

Training Information

18 November 2024
Start Time
8:00 AM
1 Day


Member Price
(US$705.00 before 7 October)
Nonmember Price
(US$910.00 before 7 October)
Government Price
Student Price

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