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Two Harbors Consulting Podcast Ep. 11 – Ask an Appraiser Anything October 2020 Webinar

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Episode 11 of the Two Harbors Consulting podcast – a recording of our “Ask an Appraiser Anything” October 2020 Webinar. Hope you enjoy it! https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/5891494-2hc-ep-11-ask-an-appraiser-anything-october-2020-webinarEpisode 11 of the Two Harbors Consulting podcast – a recording of our “Ask an Appraiser Anything” October 2020 Webinar. Hope you enjoy it! https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/5891494-2hc-ep-11-ask-an-appraiser-anything-october-2020-webinar

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Episode 10 of the Two Harbors Consulting Podcast: a conversation with Lynn Penn

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Mary Lynn Penn, the president of Performance and Methods Consulting joins us this week on the Two Harbors Consulting  Lynn is involved in CMM everywhere – from executing appraisals, to being on working groups to help define the next revision of the Model, to chairing Capability Counts Conference – Lynn is there! We chat Lynn’s career history, the Model, appraisals and getting value add, the PAB, maturity and capability levels, and CMMC. Hope you enjoy this […]

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Two Harbors Consulting Podcast Episode 9: Jeff Dalton and Ron Lear discuss the CMMC and CMMI

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ISACA Chief Architect, Ron Lear and CMMC Board Member, Jeff Dalton join George Zack of Two Harbors Consulting to discuss the current state of CMMC, where it connects with CMMI and where it looks to be going in the future.  We hope you find this conversation to be informative.  https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/4701203-2hc-ep-9-jeff-dalton-and-ron-lear-discuss-the-cmmc-and-cmmi Follow Ron at his CMMI Institute blog at:  https://cmmiinstitute.com/news/blogFollow Jeff at his Linkedin at https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeffdalton/ or his Twitter at https://twitter.com/CMMIAppraiser

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Two Harbors Podcast Episode 8 – a conversation with ISACA Chief Architect Ron Lear

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Ron Lear is our first guest on the podcast!  Ron, ISACA’s Chief Architect and Director of IP Development at the CMMI Institute, shares a conversation with George Zack about CMMI 2.0, the future of the framework and its supporting tools, CMMC and other related topics.  Let us know what you think of this episode.  https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/4331237-2hc-ep-8-a-conversation-with-isaca-s-chief-architect-and-director-of-ip-for-the-cmmi-framework-ron-lear

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Two Harbors Consulting Podcast Episode 7 – we go off script!

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Episode 7 of the Two Harbors Consulting podcast. https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/4229078-2hc-ep-7-going-off-the-script   Becky, Tom and George had a topic to discuss but break from that script and speak to some aspects of process improvement that are more at their top of mind.   Are you enjoying this podcast? If so, please share it with a colleague! We’d love to have more people engage with us in these conversations. And we always want your feedback about any element […]

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Two Harbors Consulting Episode 6: Considering remote or virtual audits and appraisals

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In the latest Two Harbors Consulting podcast (https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/3984917-2hc-ep-6-considering-remote-audit-and-appraisal-activities) Becky and Tom ask George to discuss some of the lessons he has learned from performing some recent audit and appraisal work remotely (“virtually”) due to COVID19. What worked? What didn’t?   George will be presenting more on this topic at the upcoming Greenlight Guru Virtual Quality Summit: Register for this fully free and fully virtual content packed Summit at https://virtual-summit.greenlight.guru/?sc=QVIW4uUc&ac=qbB2QCbS Two Harbors Consulting is proud to […]

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Two Harbors Consulting Podcast Episode 5: Audits or Appraisals?

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Audits? Appraisals? Is there a difference? George, Becky and Tom of Two Harbors Consulting discuss the differences, similarities and value add of appraisals and audits. Is one better than the other? Can you get a map between the medical device quality system regulation (QSR) and the CMMI? Why aren’t their maturity levels used in the Case for Quality appraisal program? https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/3676666-2hc-ep-5-appraisals-and-audits Also – check out 2HC at the upcoming Greenlight Guru Virtual Quality Summit:  https://virtual-summit.greenlight.guru/?sc=QVIW4uUc&ac=qbB2QCbS Two Harbors Consulting is proud […]

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2HC ep 4: You signed up for a CMMI appraisal! Now what?

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Your organization has signed up to do a CMMI appraisal! Now what? Listen in as Two Harbors Consulting CMMI Lead Appraisers and business process improvement consultants Becky Fitzgerald and Tom Klein discuss with George Zack how to prepare (and even how not to prepare) for a CMMI appraisal. What things should you be actively doing and are there certain behaviors you should avoid? https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/3592465-2hc-ep-4-you-signed-up-for-a-cmmi-appraisal-now-what

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Episode 3 of the Two Harbors Consulting Podcast

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In Episode 3 of the Two Harbors Consulting podcast: a conversation with Tom Klein and Becky Fitzgerald regarding what are attributes of effective measures. https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/3401857-2hc-ep-3-attributes-of-an-effective-measure Take a look at the list of possible attributes, some of which were discussed in the podcast at:  http://twoharborsconsulting.com/2020/04/what-are-some-of-the-possible-attributes-of-an-effective-measure/ Are you enjoying this podcast?  If so, please share it with a colleague!  We’d love to have more people engage with us in these conversations.  And we always want your feedback […]

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Two Harbors Consulting Podcast Episode 2: what is this estimation thing anyway?

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https://twoharborsconsultingpodcast.buzzsprout.com/976369/3325870-2hc-ep-2-what-is-this-estimation-thing-anyway Two Harbors Consulting CMMI Lead Appraisers Becky Fitzgerald and Tom Klein join George Zack to discuss estimation.  What is it?  What are the attributes of it?  Where do organizations struggle with it and what is recommended to address that?  Are there places where estimation is not necessary? Let us know what you think.  What questions, challenges or success stories do you have regarding estimation?  What other process improvement or regulatory topics you’d like to […]