(11 Total References)
PM World Today
By Brian Vanderjack, PMP, MBA
Brian Vanderjack, PMP, MBA
About the Author
Brian Vanderjack, PMP,
Brian Vanderjack, PMP, MBA is a full time IT project manager for AT&T.
He manages projects in the service ordering, billing, voice-response-unit, and sales compensation areas.
projects typically have more than twenty members, including team members who work outside the boarders of the USA.
is also an adjunct-professor in the face-to-face MBA program for the University of Phoenix
(the largest private MBA program in the USA) and, in addition, leads seminars on risk and quality for PMCentersUSA.com.
shares what he
has learned by professionally speaking to audiences that desire to improve organizational results through better leadership and management.
most recent speaking roles were on the topic of how project teams can effectively use leadership techniques to quickly increase project team results.
This topic was delivered in 2011 at the Project Management Institute
(PMI) Chicago land Leadership Conference and at the PMI
While at PMI's Chicago land Leadership Conference he was also a member of the panel-discussion's topic experts.
has won over a dozen awards for public speaking.
As a speaker he
has shared his
knowledge at many locations and organizations including; Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Business
, the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business
, the University of Houston
, Microsoft User's
Group, and Underwriters Laboratories.
His honors and awards include earning the AT&T's Excellence in Project Management Award, winning the Faculty of the Year from the University of Phoenix's Chicago land face-to-face MBA program, and graduating from DePaul's MBA program with distinction.
likes to spend his
free time writing about education, leadership and management.
recently published his
first book on AMAZON.com
, and has been published in PM World Today
To present at an event, Brian
can be reached at Brian@LeadPresenter.com.
Brian Vanderjack, PMP, ...
Brian Vanderjack, PMP, MBA
As an award winning project manager with AT&T
, and sister companies, he
consistently delivers solid value to stakeholders.
specialty is in the IT area where is projects range from service ordering, billing, compensation, load-balancing, VRU and testing.
projects often make, or save, AT&T
millions annually, and his
teams typically number in the 20 + team member range.
As a co-leader in having AT&T
project managers certified as PMPs, his
efforts directly resulted in over 80 people passing the PMI certification exam.
These efforts proved to be an inspiration for his
recent book on taking tests, which is available on AMAZON.com
Brian holds an MBA from DePaul University, earned with distinction.
As a teacher for the University of Phoenix on-ground teaching initiative, he has taught project management classes in the MBA program.
ability to deliver this knowledge to students was confirmed when he
won Faculty of the Year Award.
At this university he
is certified to teach over 20 business, and business related, classes.
has spoken on business topics at The University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business®, the Northwestern School of Business - Kellogg Graduate School
of Business, Underwriters Laboratories®, University of Houston®, Abbott Laboratories® and at the Microsoft® Users Group.
Brian Vanderjack, PMP®, is an Instructor for PMCentersUSA.
He has over 20 years ofexperience in project management in such areas as billing software development. Brian's project management experience typically includes projects with over $1 million, taking over 1,000 hours and spanning the nation. He has become proficient in managing seven projects at one time, taking on responsibilities that include everything from business requirements to project closings.
A member of the Project Management Institute (PMI), Brian is a PMI certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
He received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Northern Illinois University and his Master's Degree in Business Administration from DePaul University located in Chicago, IL.
C-SPIN Progam Announcement
Presenter: Brian Vanderjack, PMP, MBA
Brian holds an MBA, earned with distinction, from DePaul University, and is a certified Project Manager.
He works at one of the world's largest telecoms during the day, where he manages project teams, with team members located around the world.
He also works for the University of Phoenix, based in Schaumburg, where he teaches in the MBA program.
is a winner of AT&T's excellence in project management award.
Out of over 200 local instructors, Brian
won the best instructor award at the University of Phoenix
has spoken for well known organizations, including Microsoft Users'
Group, University of Chicago's Booth
graduate school of business, and the Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management
has been invited to speak for C-SPIN
has learned a lot managing professional teams for 12 years, and also student teams for four years.
will be joining us to present an effective method to "get stuff done."
You can find Brian
on Linkedin.com and LeadPresenter.com.