Sure, reading makes you smarter – but videos are easier and visuals are helpful too! Looking for some help with project management? Maybe you just need some relaxing. Whatever you’re looking for, here are the top 10 YouTube project management videos:
1) Project Management In Under 8 Minutes
This video on project management basics is from Chris Croft. Chris is a project management training professional in the UK. Chris has trained more than 87,000 people face to face, and another six million online. Chris is also an author and has a tip of the month email you can sign up for.
2) Project Management Rap
This rap has the twelve step process for project management as its lyrics. The rap is by Joylon Bradley of the band Voodoo Trash, and the words and concepts are by Chris Croft.
3) A Sixth Sense For Project Management
Tres Roeder is a change agent. An MBA graduate from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, Tres is a best-selling author. Above his is TEDx Talk to college students, discussing his experience in change management and lessons for college students entering the workplace.
4) The Basics Of Good Project Management
This lecture is brought to you by CalSouthern School of Business in partnership with the Project Management Institute’s Orange County chapter. Greta Blash is an extensively experienced project manager in the IT sector with specialization in agile methodologies.
5) Agile Project Management with Kanban
Eric Brechner is an Xbox development manager at Microsoft, an author, and expert in Kanban. Above, he speaks at Google about Kanban and agile for team task management. This is a great introduction to the concepts, along with a “how-to” approach that is very helpful!
6) Sh*t Project Managers Say
If you work in project management, or with project managers, this will leave you rolling on the floor laughing.
7) The Art Of Project Management
Scott Berkun is the best selling author of “The Art Of Project Management.” Here he gives a speech at Google about project management, with many interesting tidbits along the way about being an author and communicator. Watch this, and learn how to speak publicly, effectively – a critical skill for a project manager!
8) Agile and the Seven Deadly Sins of Project Managing
Mike Cohn’s keynote speech at the Better Software Conference explains the common pitfalls in traditional project management, and how agile processes address those problems. Learn the seven deadly sins of project management, and a great overview of agile project management too.
9) How To Become A Construction Project Manager
CareerSighted brings you this incredible “peek behind the scenes” look at what goes into being a construction project manager, with tips on how to break into this exciting field too!
10) Project Management Comedy Sketch
This video comes to you from Lovely Mermaid, a short lived business themed comedy sketch group. Some lovely thoughts on the history of project management here.