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Alex S. Brown, PMP IPMA-C

Alex S. Brown as Line Art – Bigger Files But Nice Zooming Effect

Sunday, 13 June 2010 by Alex Brown

The presentation tool Prezi has inspired me to play with line-art. For presentation and publication graphics, I much prefer the look of line art to bitmaps. Take a look at this converted head-shot to see the difference:

asapm aPRO Overview Webcast 3 June 2010 – Recordings Available

Wednesday, 2 June 2010 by Alex Brown

The recorded webcast for asapm aPRO, the asapm Performance Rated Organization maturity model is available from the asapm web site: It is my honor to report that my company Real-Life Projects was recognized as a Gold Sponsor for the event. Thanks to everyone at asapm for a great event. The live event was held […]

A New Article on Branding – “A” vs. “THE”

Wednesday, 28 April 2010 by Alex Brown

Reflecting on branding and marketing, I realized the importance of saying “a” instead of “THE”. A new article available in text, audio, and video formats…

Real-Life Projects Store and Learning Center now at “”

by Alex Brown

Over this past weekend, I moved several of my web services, including the on-line store and on-line learning center, to my main Real-Life Projects web site:

“Project Communications and Your Emotions” Available

Tuesday, 16 March 2010 by Alex Brown

Are you using emotion in your project communications? Of course you are, but are you doing it intentionally? A new article available in text, audio, and video formats…

2010 Web Seminar Series Launched

Monday, 15 March 2010 by Alex Brown

The full agenda for the 2010 web seminar is now available. You can register for individual sessions, or subscribe for the year. The 2010 subscription includes access to the 2009 web seminars, and is available for $192 until March 31, 2010. Subscribers to the 2009 web seminar series get a reduced renewal price via e-mail.

2009 Web Seminars Updated, Preparing Launch for 2010

Wednesday, 10 March 2010 by Alex Brown

All the web seminars from 2009 are now posted and available to subscribers at the Real-Life Projects Learning Center. The year-long program turned out 20 hours worth of material, and I am now getting the agenda set for the 2010 series.

Alex is back!

Friday, 19 February 2010 by Alex Brown

It has been almost a year since my last update here, and that is much too long. I have been on a long, personal journey of sorts. Right now I do not have the words to tell you all about it, but I promise I will soon.

The First Project Managment Spam

Tuesday, 31 March 2009 by Alex Brown

Read the story about A Sad, Sad Day for Project Managers — the day that a project management company first began using spam as a marketing strategy.

New, Unique Feature at – Audio, Video, and Text for All

by Alex Brown

The latest articles on this site will now be offered in three formats: audio, video, and text. I discovered that doing this is almost unheard of on the Internet. Other sites provide video and audio, but they do not provide the full content of their articles in these formats.