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ESPAE School of Management in Ecuador delivers Liliana’s risk management book to each of their MsPM’s students

ESPAE School of Management from ESPOL University in Guayaquil, Ecuador, includes one copy of Liliana’s Secrets to Mastering Risk Management in Real-World Projects book to each student of their Master in Project Management (MsPM) degree program. Liliana was invited to deliver the first risk management 40-hour course based on her book in their MsPM classes. The course also included the PMI-RMP certification preparation. Date: November 11, 2013.

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Liliana closes Alcatel-Lucent’s International Project Management Day Symposium

Liliana was honored to participate as the closing speaker of Alcatel-Lucent 2013 International Project Management Day Symposium held remotely on November 7th, 2013, to all Alcatel-Lucent’s staff around the world. Liliana presented about her Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects book and was the highest rated speaker among attendees. Other distinguished speakers included Project Management Institute CEO Mark Langley. This symposium reached over 1,000 unique participants. Date: November 7, 2013.

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AVIANCA El Salvador defines its plane return process WBS based on recommendations from Liliana’s WBS book

Liliana was invited to Avianca’s headquarters in El Salvador, where she trained staff belonging to diverse Avianca departments, about how to properly develop a project work breakdown structure (WBS). After that, technical staff responsible for Avianca’s planes return project, created a WBS based on the steps proposed by Liliana’s Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects book to create a valuable WBS. Date: October 10, 2013.

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PMI launches the Second Edition of Liliana’s Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects book

In 2009 Liliana wrote in English her first book, called Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects. Immediately after its launch, the Project Management Institute Inc. (PMI) in the United States saw the book’s content quality and asked Liliana to purchase her book’s rights. Liliana accepted the proposal and thus PMI published her book under its mark and logo. Liliana converted herself as the first and only Latin-American author of PMI. The book became globally a best-seller in the WBS or Work Breakdown Structure topic. With its success, today PMI launches its second edition. The book is only in English. It is available in paperback and Kindle editions. It was published by PMI, given that, it is not sold in this website but you can find it at PMI.org. Date: October 1, 2013.

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Liliana launches the Second Edition of her Spanish book Secrets to Mastering Risk Mangement in Real-World Projects

Due to the success of her Secrets to Mastering Risk Management in Real-World Projects book in Spanish, Liliana announced today the launch of its Second Edition. The latest edition is only available in paperback format, and it is sold online in this website. buchtik global discontinued its Kindle edition so it is not available digitally. To learn about the differences among the first and the second edition of this book read this blog. Date: August 1, 2013.

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Liliana speaks at the COPA Airlines Project Management Day

In 2012, COPA Airlines decided to initiate in its headquarters in Panama, an annual event called COPA Project Management Day, to offer COPA’s staff a full day of project management topics presentations with distinguished international speakers. In the event’s first edition Liliana participated as a keynote presenting about the secrets to mastering the WBS based on her first book. Due to her presentation’s success, she was invited to participate in the second edition of the event in 2013 where she presented about secrets to mastering risk management based on her second book. At that time, COPA thanked Liliana with a company’s trophy for her valuable contributions to the event. In addition, she received as a gift a COPA Airlines plane small replica with the Biodiversity museum design. Liliana has trained COPA Airlines project management office staff as well as its technical and information technology staff in diverse topics. Date: June 20, 2013.

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TELEFONICA Ecuador based the creation of the WBS of one of their key programs on Liliana’s WBS book 

Telecommunications company TELEFONICA in Ecuador implemented an important program of over 25 projects to add one digit to mobile phone numbers in their country. For this program, their staff created a program WBS based on the recommendations from Liliana’s Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects book. Date: May 14, 2013.

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Université LAVAL in Canada uses Liliana’s book in their Project Management Masters Degree Program

Canadian university LAVAL Université, uses Liliana’s Secrets to Mastering the WBS in Real-World Projects book in their continuous education general management program as recommended bibliography as well as the foundations for their Organizational Project Management course. Date: January 1, 2013.