PMP certification

PM and Sales – The Power Mix

By | July 18th, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, Interpersonal and General Project Management Skills, Project Management|Tags: , , , , , , |

“Powin’s Technical Sales and Project Manager (TS-PM) position offers limitless growth opportunity as a seller and supporter of leading edge battery energy storage systems. The TS-PM is an integral team member with the responsibility to assess new market opportunities and support the advancement and completion of captured projects in coordination with various internal teams. The TS-PM [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

Project Management – What is Project Management?

By | February 1st, 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: , , , |

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: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, PMI-ACP® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management|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*.

Slowing down to learn the PMP® exam

By | December 20th, 2018|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, PMI-ACP® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management|Tags: , , , |

Slowing down to study the PMP exam is the best way to learn more and pass the exam. Take your time and have a great plan.

Failed the PMP® Exam? – What to do now

By | December 18th, 2018|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: , , , |

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. [...]