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What is CAPM?

By | February 9th, 2019|Categories: CAPM Certification|Tags: , , , , |

The CAPM certification is an excellent entry point to project management for anyone who doesn't have the experience or education for the PMP certification.

PMBOK Guide and Other PMI Standards

By | February 3rd, 2019|Categories: PMP Certification, Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

The PMBOK Guide is the Project Management Body of Knowledge. It's the accumulated and accepted best practices in PM. Here are the details.

Project Management – What is Project Management?

By | February 1st, 2019|Categories: General Project Management Skills, PMP Certification, Project Management, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Project Management Institute (PMI) defines a “project” as “a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique result” in the PMBOK® Guide.

Do I need my PMP credentials?

By | January 1st, 2019|Categories: PMP Certification, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Should I get PMP Certified?

Yes!

Why? PMI estimates that there are about 16.5 million project managers* in the world. Of those, only 833,025 PMP Certified individuals*.

Failed the PMP Exam? – What to do now

By | December 18th, 2018|Categories: PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, Project Management, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Failing the PMP exam is frustrating, but there are lots of reasons to take it again. Need some encouragement? Here it is.

Project Management Careers: Today and in the Future

By | October 30th, 2018|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , |

Introduction to Project Management Careers Project management (PM) has been around since the first caveman rolled a rock with his friends to cover the entrance to his cave. In ancient Egypt, India, China, and many other places, the scale of the projects that they created is beyond anything we can even imagine, often spanning many generations. [...]

Project Management and Change – The Fine Art of Flexibility

By | October 25th, 2018|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , |

“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.”  ― Lao Tzu on Change As a project manager, as with everything else in life, everything is constantly changing. “But, wait Yada, my PMP Jedi Master,” [...]

PMP Certification Exam Content

By | October 18th, 2018|Categories: PMP Certification|Tags: , , , , , |

The Project Management Professional (PMP) exam is created and administered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Many organizations, like Project Management Training Institute (PMTI), offer training and even offer testing. The exam tests one’s ability to understand the contents of the PMBOK, the Project Management Body of Knowledge. The exam is a relatively transparent affair if [...]

The Evolution of Project Management – Andy Jordan – Guest Writer

By | October 12th, 2018|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Project management has changed a lot in the last couple of decades.  I guess you can say that about a lot of professions, because of the impact of technology, but in project management there are more factors at play.  It started with the emergence of Agile as an alternative to traditional, plan driven project management (often [...]

PMP FAQs: A conversation with Yada, the PMP Jedi Master

By | September 13th, 2018|Categories: PMP Certification|Tags: , , , , , |

There are always many, many questions that potential project managers have about getting PMP certified and what it means to be a project manager. We sat down what “Yada, the PMP Jedi Master “ His real name is Yadagiri Senapathy. He has been a project manager for decades and was part of the team that has [...]