Project Management

Overcoming Techno-Fear in Project Management

By | July 18th, 2019|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , , |

The only difference between fear and excitement is your attitude about it. Anyone who has ever seen a movie based on a Stephen King story knows techno-fear. From killer trucks in "Maximum Overdrive" to killer cell phones in "Cell," King embodies what techno-fear is all about. Simply put, it’s the fear of technology. That fear is [...]

The Top 8 PMP Training Centers in NYC

By | July 18th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, Interpersonal and General Project Management Skills, PMP® Certification, Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government, Scrum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A recent survey done by PwC states that project managers with PMP Certification are responsible for handling more than 75% of high performing projects in the USA. Moreover, organizations with more than one-third of PMP certified project managers achieve greater project success than organizations that do not. Also, according to Forbes, PMP certification is the second-highest [...]

The Top 6 PMP Live Online PMP Courses For Exam Success

By | July 17th, 2019|Categories: General Project Management Skills, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We know that the typical project management or team management professional is very busy, and in large cities or places where transit is often inconvenient, it may be hard for a professional to make it to in-person classes for their PMP certification training. Many usually take some time off, but getting approval for that and the [...]

The Top 8 PMP Certification Programs in Dallas

By | July 15th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

There are many reasons why earning a PMP certification is a must for project managers. For starters, there’s the promise of earning 20% more than those without this certification, plus the added bonus of networking opportunities, and a chance to bolster your resume. This certification is guaranteed to take you a long way anywhere in the [...]

5 Great Charities for 2019

By | July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Project Management|

No matter your faith, and there are many faiths in project management around the world. Every year, we look for great charities to recommend. Project managers are a charitable lot. They not only work for charities to help make projects go well, but they also give of their money and gifts to help make the world [...]

How to be a Scrum Master?

By | July 3rd, 2019|Categories: General Project Management Skills, Interpersonal and General Project Management Skills, Project Management, Scrum|Tags: , , |

Every morning, the team gets together at a stand-up meeting, talks about where the project is at and reformulates a plan to get everything done. This occurs every morning and it would drive old-school leaders crazy.  In rugby, a scrum is a battle between the two teams as they get down into a huddle and restart [...]

What is the PMP® Certification?

By | May 29th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, Interpersonal and General Project Management Skills, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Professional Development Unit (PDU), Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government, Scrum|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

For those in project management, or people aspiring towards a career in this area, Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is the leading credential for professional development. But what exactly is the PMP certification? In this article, we look at the qualification in more detail and assess what a project management professional does, what the certification comprises of, [...]

PMP® Certification for IT Professionals

By | March 10th, 2019|Categories: PMP® Certification, Project Management|Tags: , , |

Go onto Indeed on any day and type in “PMP IT Managers.” There are always over 1,000 results. The phrase used in the listings most often is, PMP Certification a plus! Why PMP in IT Management? IT (information technology) managers represent among the fastest growing sectors of management in the world. Not only are more positions [...]

PMI® announces Sunil Prashara, the New CEO and President

By | March 7th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, Interpersonal and General Project Management Skills, PMI-ACP® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Professional Development Unit (PDU), Project Management, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Congratulations to Sunil Prashara! Video from the PMI home page! From Sunil's LinkedIn Profile A performance focused senior executive with +20 years of international experience in program management, managing sales, operations and digital transformation within the Telecoms, ICT, and not-for-profit sectors. In his current role as President and CEO of the Project Management Institute, Sunil is [...]

Requirements for the PMP® Exam

By | March 5th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, PMI-ACP® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you search the internet, you’ll see that there are lots of questions about the experience criteria for the PMP (Project Management Professional) exam. It’s important to understand what those requirements are and how to meet them