PM Minimalist Update: August - November, 2012

New Articles, Tools, & Resources from Michael Greer, The Project Management Minimalist

Issue Number 17: August - November, 2012 (Feel free to forward this to anyone!)

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 * March 22, 2011   * April 13, 2011   * May 17, 2011   * June 21, 2011     * July 26, 2011    * August 12, 2011    * Sept. 14, 2011   * Oct. 25, 2011   * Nov. 29, 2011  

 * Dec. 31, 2011    * Jan 31, 2012     * Feb. 29, 2012    * March 30, 2012  * April 30, 2012    * May 31, 2012   * June/July, 2012   * Dec '12-June 2013

What's New

Since my last newsletter, I've published lots of articles to support project managers and teams. Here's the complete list, by website:

Go to Michael Greer's PM Resources website (home page)

Go to home page: Project Management FREEBIES website

Go to Inspired Project Teams home page

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ANNOUNCING MY NEW WEBSITE: — Pulling It All Together 


This month I launched my new website, "Mike Greer's WORTH SHARING." It's designed to:


PM Minimalist Quick Start Guide for Your Kindle, NOOK, iPad or Other Tablet / E-Reader

The 38-page PM Minimalist Quick Start Guide is designed to help you plan and manage your first project using the PM Minimalist approach. Click here for more information about the contents. Or simply click one of the links below to start your free download (... or get 'em all, if you want to!).

Feel free to share these links... and the downloaded files ... with anyone! Enjoy!


Reminders, Resources, & Footnotes

Let's Connect on Google Plus!

Michael Greer on Google Plus You can see my Google Plus public posts on all topics (not simply PM) and connect with me via Google Plus at this URL: Or you can stay up to date on the latest blog posts by adding Michael Greer's PM Resources Google Plus page to one of your circles . To learn more about Google Plus, check out my article and links above or go to: * Google's interactive

Overview of Google Plus: * WebDesignShock's "Google Plus, everything you need to know:"


Video: "Website Tour: Michael Greer's PM Resources"

Go to video I just released a video that provides a quick (5 minute) tour of my website, Michael Greer's PM Resources. This video will help you see how the site is organized and help you find that buried PM treasure you may be looking for.

Project Management Bookstore Promotion Continues: The PM Minimalist Softcover Just $12!

The Project Management Bookstore is distributing The Project Management Minimalist softcover version (122 pages) for a special introductory, preorder price of ONLY $12... less than 1/2 of retail! If you've been waiting for a rock-bottom price, here's your chance! Click one of the links above.

$10 Off PM Minimalist Mentor and DVD Series

PM Minimalist Update Subscribers:  I've arranged a $10 discount on the other two PM Power Tools. You can get The PM Minimalist Mentor: Scripted Coaching Tools to Guide Your Project Teams and The Project Management Minimalist Video Series (DVD/12 videos/82 minutes) for $10 off the retail price of each product. Click here for details.

Video Overviews of The PM Minimalist Collection

I've created three brief video overviews of the items in The PM Minimalist Collection. Check them out at . Video Overview & Discount Codes: The PM Minimalist Collection

PM Minimalist Support System & Freebies

The PM Minimalist Support System & Freebies page includes a chart summarizing links to multi-media collection of resources to help individual project managers, project teams and entire organizations go Minimalist. Check it out! (Note: I'll be adding to this grid as I make more support items available.)

Now Available: One Dozen Private & Customizable PM Webinars!

Private PM WebinarsSo… you don’t have time to stop working for several days and send everybody to PM training? Or maybe you don’t have the money to spend on a full-blown, on-site workshop w/T&L expenses? See how you can take a Minimalist approach to your PM training through brief, one or two-hour customized webinars! [Click here to download the full 7-page PDF: The PM Minimalist Private Webinars: Buy Your Custom PM Training By the Hour!

Live Video Chat Now Available at My Website

I've just set up a chat room at my website where we can talk live, one-on-one (or one on two, since it will handle 3-way live video conversations). All you need is a web cam, a microphone, and a browser connected to the 'net. Live Video ChatNo other software is needed. If you would like to meet me in a live video chat room for a free, private, one-on-one discussion, just email me at I’ll send you a password and arrange a time. After you have the password, simply click the link below & follow the instructions. Click here to go to the PM Minimalist Live Video Chat Room



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