Sokol mountaintop Day 1. Start of preparations (11.11.2013) The holiday weekend was a change of occupation! Brand New occupation. Began training in Project Management with help of guys from Expedition Project Management. Will explain as simply as possible. The theoretical knowledge in Project Management will be immediately applied to real projects. Organizing of climbing a […]
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Having organized and conducted the first successful project – the spring educational expedition on The First Summit, we decided to go on. Read our story about the first summit here. This article deals with the second summit. And we have just started to prepare for the third expedition. If you want to join us, find […]
15th-20th of September 2014 in Warsaw (Poland) Whitecom Project Experience together with our company performed training Expedition Project Management (which is based on Education-by-Expedition technology). The group in training spent the first 3 days in workshops studying project management processes, documents and tools. As result they prepared a micro-expedition to the Volovec mountaintop. On the 19th of […]
Reaching almost twenty thousand feet high, Mount Kilimanjaro is the tallest point in Africa. In Swahili, Kilimanjaro is translated as the “Mountain of Greatness.” In 2000, my brother and I decided to climb this great mountain. We spent months preparing including understanding what we would need to summit, designing our approach, getting the right equipment and training for endurance. We then spent one week executing the plan up the mountain. Since these are the same steps required in managing any project, I decided to write a case study on Project Management best practices in the context of planning and executing our journey up the mountain.