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Welcome to the Project Risk Coach — the home for project managers wanting to turn uncertainty into success.

united_states_flag_map_outline_400_clr_3123The Project Risk Coach is a website dedicated to inspiring, teaching, and supporting U.S. project managers. I help project managers identify, evaluate, respond to, and monitor project risks.

My name is Harry Hall and I started managing projects in 1998. I left a great IT management position in one company to become a project manager in another company. It was a calling for me, one that I’ve never regretted.

Through the years, I’ve had to deal with many of the issues you’ve had to deal with such as sponsor’s unrealistic expectations, poorly defined requirements, and team members who fail to complete their activities.

Here’s something you may not know about me. As a child, I had lots of mishaps with fire. My twin brother and I started a fire in my grandmother’s kitchen playing with kitchen matches. There was something else on fire after the fire department left. I started dealing with risk early in my life. 🙂

A few years ago, I decided to start sharing the things that I’ve discovered through the school of hard knocks. I started blogging to provide:

  • Instruction on how to identify, evaluate, respond to, and control project risks
  • A safe community where project managers can discuss risk-related issues
  • Tips, tools, and techniques to help project managers achieve their project goals in less time
  • Courses and materials to help project managers prepare for the PMP and PMI-RMP exams

Here’s What Project Managers Say

“Harry has been a very influential person in my career. When first venturing into the world of project management, he provided me with the guidance and education I needed from day one.”


“Intelligent leadership, creative communication and depth of technical skill all describe Harry Hall.”


“Harry does a great job of boiling down the complex issues facings PMs today and presents solutions in a way that even a novice project manager can understand and apply.”


“Harry is a wealth of knowledge and experience.”


“I’ve received many outstanding responses from participants concerning your Project Risk Management training.”


Online Course: The Purpose Driven Project Manager. Discover 10 things successful project managers never tolerate! Enroll in Course for FREE.

What Do You Need Help With?

Top Articles + FREE Stuff

I have selected the top articles that people tell me that have helped them most plus FREE Stuff (templates and PMP and PMI-RMP resource guides).

How to Improve Your Interpersonal Skills

What makes project meetings a waste of time? How should I address a slack team member? Why is communication difficult and how can I improve it?

In my book–The Purpose Driven Project Manager, I share tips, tools, and techniques that you can apply to achieve your project objectives and improve your success. This book is a practical go-to guide, offering useful and actional advice for common project problems. Click here to grab the Kindle version.

I’ve also created a companion online course where I show you — no matter how long you’ve been managing projects — how to use your interpersonal skills to build high-performing, unified teams.

I tell you ten things successful project managers never tolerate, both in themselves and in their teams. Learn to develop and mature soft skills such as communication, influencing, decision making, cultural awareness, trust building, and coaching. Learn to get results and advance your career.

Enroll in the Course for FREE

Online Courses

Want to get project management training and PDUs without wasting time and money on travel? Get your project management training online at your leisure.

Click here for more information on my online project management courses.

A little more about me…

I enjoy teaching, coaching, and helping project managers. But life is more than work for me. When I’m not working, I enjoy taking my wonderful wife on trips, golf, fishing, hunting, gardening, guitar, and teaching others how to speak Southern. I am a Christ follower and I’m actively engaged at Ingleside in Macon, Georgia.

Soli Deo gloria.

Harry Hall | The Project Risk Coach

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