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Tim Jaques

Tim Jaques is CEO of HighWire Projects (highwireprojects.com), a company dedicated to helping organizations pursue and succeed at time sensitive, mission critical projects. HighWire Projects is on the front lines of change, delivering product development, project management, and organizational change services to high risk environments. A serial entrepreneur, Tim began HighWire Projects as a vehicle to advance businesses through process, technology, and human interaction. HighWire works in a wide range of sectors including healthcare, higher education, transportation, government, and nonprofit.. Tim has published two books on project management and is currently finalizing a new book entitled The Optimal Organization: Making Change in a Fast World, which explores emerging best practices in the fields of leadership, organizational change, communications, and human performance. Tim is on the Board of the International Project Management Association, United States Member Association and leads the development of the ICB4 project. In life, Tim is a husband, musician, and father to two young men – a speed skater and a magician! Tim can be reached at tjaques@highwireprojects.com

 

products.ipma.world – Open For Business

3 June 2016 IN Featured Know how News BY

In early May, the IPMA Web Shop officially opened. This site is a full ecommerce solution dedicated to the sale and distribution of IPMA member family products. The site, products.ipma.world, features four IPMA products: the Individual Competence Baseline (ICB), the Project Excellence Baseline (PEB), the Organizational Competence Baseline (OCB), and the 50th Anniversary book. More

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New IPMA ICB, PEB and OCB ready for download

4 February 2016 IN Best Practices Featured News BY

The International Project Management Association (IPMA) announced the release of three standards for immediate download and web viewing today. The three standards are the IPMA Individual Competence Baseline (IPMA ICB), version 4.0, the IPMA Project Excellence Baseline (IPMA PEB), version 1.0, and the IPMA Organisational Competence Baseline (IPMA OCB), version 1.1. The IPMA Individual Competence

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Getting The Right People On The Bus: The ​ICB4 Dream Team

5 October 2015 IN Best Practices Featured Opinions BY

This is the story of how one small team created a big work product. And about how getting the right people on the bus is often more important than knowing your direction from the beginning.

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Cycle Up Your Career With the ICB4

14 September 2015 IN Featured Uncategorized BY

At IPMA, we see project management deeply rooted in the real world around us. From Mars rovers and nano engineering, to the development of faster trains, safer digital encryption protocols and insightful health care analytics. Projects are at the forefront of most new development. And project, programme, and portfolio managers carry the weight of these

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The Next Generation of Competence: ICB4

30 May 2015 IN Featured Know how BY

What Defines A Competent Project Manager? IPMA’s new flagship standard, the ICB4, is due to be launched in September at the World Congress in Panama. The new standard, named the Individual Competence Baseline, version 4, brings together an expanded set of competence elements that will support a wide range of audiences and uses. IPMA’s goal with the

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The Next Generation of Competence: ICB4

20 April 2015 IN Featured Know how News BY

IPMA’s new flagship standard, the ICB4, is due to be launched in September at the World Congress in Panama. The new standard, named the Individual Competence Baseline, version 4, brings together an expanded set of competence elements that will support a wide range of audiences and uses. IPMA’s goal with the ICB4 is simple –

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