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Roeder Consulting is a project management training and consulting firm with headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio and offices in North Saanich, British Columbia and Boston, Massachusetts. Since our founding in 2001, we have become the premier soft skills trainer and consulting firm within the Project Management Community.
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ROEDER CONSULTING DONATES PORTION OF PROFITS TO THE SPASMODIC TORTICOLLIS RECOVERY CLINIC (STRC)
June 28th, 2012
Today, Roeder Consulting donated a portion of company profits to the Spasmodic Torticollis Recovery Clinic (STRC) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Tres Roeder, President of Roeder Consulting, comments “STRC was an island of hope in my personal recovery. They are doing great work every day for others and we are pleased to stand with them in the ongoing fight against dystonia.” It is estimated that over 125,000 Americans, 35,000 people in the UK, and countless others suffer from Spasmodic Torticollis, also called Cervical Dystonia, a condition that effects muscles in the head and neck. STRC offers an all-natural holistic approach to recovery that involves exercise, diet and mental conditioning. Founded in 1986, STRC has served clients from 30 countries and every state in the United States.
DON'T BE BLIND
June 10th, 2012
What an employee doesn’t know, see or hear in the workplace can hurt him. Just ask Tres Roeder, a project-management consultant who learned the hard way that his “professional blind spot” was undermining his success.
Trained to focus on facts and figures, “my blind spot was reading interpersonal dynamics at work,” Roeder says. “My formal education did not prepare me to deal with the emotions and politics that are part of organizations.”
Roeder assumed that rationality ruled in the workplace until experience taught him otherwise. After a presentation Roeder had chalked up as a success, his colleague predicted the vice president would kill the project. “She laid out all these nonverbal behaviors she’d observed, things that weren’t even on my radar screen,” Roeder recalls.
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SUCCESSFUL CAPITAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN THE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY
February 2012 Article by Tres Roeder, PMP, MBA
Capital project management is a critical skill in the oil and gas industry. Capital projects, when managed properly, further organizational strategies and create competitive advantage. When not managed properly, capital projects can lead to financial hardship, unrealistic demands on scarce human resources, and public relations nightmares. Before a capital project is launched, it is critical to ensure it is aligned to organizational strategies.
Project success requires strong connections between strategic planning and the selection process for the portfolio of capital projects.
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WHEN THE BOSS GIVES YOU ONE PROJECT TOO MANY
January 14th, 2012
Your plate at work is full, but your boss has asked you to take on yet another assignment. You say "yes" even though you know you don't have time for it. What can you do instead of saying "yes" to a work request?
Tres Roeder, President of Roeder Consulting was asked this question by the NY Times. CLICK HERE to find out the answer.
THE FUTURE OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Roeder Consulting and Boston University are pleased to announce our partnership as we research the "Future of Project Management".
This research project run by Boston University and Roeder
Consulting, will investigate the convergence of Strategy, Project and
Program Management, and Organizational Change.
We'll pose a number of questions in six different areas, the intention being to gather data to investigate the effects on the future of Project Based Management.
If you are a professional with involvement and interest in Project / Program Management, your participation and contribution as an opinion former and thought leader in the sector makes your participation important to the outcomes of this study.
If you would like a copy of the 'Summary of Key Findings' from this study, enter your email address on the final page of the survey. This will not affect the anonymity of your participation or opinions.
Cleveland Business "It's a small (business) world" article quotes Tres Roeder:
http://www.crainscleveland.com/article/20110825/BLOGS03/110829901 Crain's Cleveland Business
"It's a small (business) world" article quotes Tres Roeder:
The Wall Street Journal article "Firms Face Hurdles Overseas" quotes Tres Roeder:
Roeder Consulting’s Linked In group becomes the #1 group for Project Management Online Training http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Roeder-Consulting-1-Group-Project-2800285?gid=2800285&trk=hb_side_g
The Cleveland Plain Dealer features Tres Roeder in the article, “Project Management is a Viable Career Path”
Project Management Institute’s Career Central quotes Tres Roeder, “3 Pros and Cons of Moving to a Small Organization”
A popular new book from Microsoft Press, “successful project management,” quotes Tres Roeder:
Tres Roeder keynotes PMI New Jersey Chapter’s annual professional development day:
A Sixth Sense for Project Management ®, Tres Roeder’s new book is released and quickly becomes a best-selling “hot new release” in project management:
Press Release: Sixth Sense For Project Management Becomes "Hot New Release"
MSN Money cites Roeder Consulting’s free global webinars in the article Internet U: Learn new job skills, free.
HR Executive Online quotes Tres Roeder in “What Predicts Executive Success?” http://www.hreonline.com/HRE/story.jsp?storyId=475354765
“Sixth Sense Intuition” is presented by Tres Roeder at the 2010 PMI Global Congress in Washington, D.C.
“Project Sponsorship” is presented by Dr. Dale Christenson at the 2010 PMI Global Congress in Washington, D.C.
Roeder Consulting, for the third consecutive year, shows its support for PMI chapter leaders as title sponsor of the keynote speech at PMI’s Leadership Institute meeting, 2010
The Daily Illini quotes Tres Roeder, “Study - Technology Not Always the Best Tool For Communication”: http://uwire.com/2010/08/03/study-technology-not-always-best-tool-for-communication/
Roeder Consulting receives prestigious Weatherhead 100 award identifying it as one of the fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio:
2009 And Earlier News
Roeder Consulting, for the second consecutive year, shows its support for PMI chapter leaders as title sponsor of the keynote speech at PMI’s Leadership Institute meeting, 2009
“A Sixth Sense for Project Management” is presented by Tres Roeder at the 2009 PMI Global Congress in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Roeder receives a coveted encore presentation.
Roeder Consulting shows its support for PMI chapter leaders as the title sponsor of the keynote speech at PMI’s Leadership Institute Meeting , 2008