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Member Webex Meeting
Topic: Wicked Problem Solver : A Primer On Addressing Complex Challenges
Presenter: Kate Castiglione
PMI Product Owner of Wicked Problem Solver
Wicked Problem Solving, is an online PMI course and toolkit developed specifically for change makers, leaders, and consultants to sharpen their creative problem-solving and collaboration skills, and bring design thinking to every-day work. The Wicked Problem Solving framework was created using the best of design thinking, agile, lean, project management, and other modern ways of working. Our talk will introduce you to this new online course. That program will teach you how to bring yourself or your team, from irresolution to resolution using a simple, powerful, scalable approach to tackle virtually any problem and to make solutions visible. Come join its product owner, as we unpack foundational topics and learn how wicked problems might be solved.
Kate Castiglione is the new Product Owner of Wicked Problem Solving brings a wealth of knowledge in Lean-Agile software development methodologies. Prior to coming to PMI, Kate was a Digital Product Owner at Xfinity Comcast, where she actively developed business and product requirements for the new order entry tool that was deployed across all internal channels and divisions within Xfinity. Previously, Kate spent 10+ years at Evolve IP, building and growing one of the most successful Managed Solutions Provider/SaaS businesses from start up to $150M in revenue, with focus on developing and delivering unified desktop communications solutions to businesses.
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