PMP certification

PMP 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, PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, 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, PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, 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, PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, 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, PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, 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, PMP Certification, PMP Certification Application, 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. [...]

Project Management – Personnel and Time Management

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

They’re everywhere these days, in your face, demanding your attention, forcing you to change directions at every moment. They are cell phones and emails and they are the biggest time wasters since… probably forever. Time management, and managing the people who consume your time, is at the heart of keeping control over your projects. This is [...]

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 [...]