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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, [...]

PMBOK® Guide and Other PMI Standards

By | February 3rd, 2019|Categories: CAPM® Certification, General Project Management Skills, PMI-ACP® Certification, PMP Certification Application, PMP® Certification, Project Management, Project Management in Federal Government|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: 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.

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® Certification – 9 Reasons to Get Certified

By | September 4th, 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: , , , , , , |

Project management is a nearly universal career regardless of the industry. Every business, from the smallest to the largest, will have a project working at some point. Many of those projects require a project manager and the best Project Manager have PMP Certification. As with many careers, there are those who are simply doing the job [...]

Project Risk Management Process, Tools & Templates

By | January 24th, 2018|Categories: General Project Management Skills, Project Management|Tags: , , , |

The role of a project manager can be a difficult one. Ensuring your project is meeting crucial benchmarks, keeping resource expenditures under budget, and juggling personnel difficulties is all part of the job. But when it comes to project management, few skills are as important as risk management. In order to be successful in your position, [...]

What Is a Project Management Plan?

By | December 27th, 2017|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , |

Project Management isn’t just about keeping a project on track and effectively dealing with hiccups and hurdles along the way. As any Certified Project Manager knows, it also involves an enormous amount of planning before any immediate work on the project actually begins. Determining project scope, identifying stakeholders, aligning procedures with overarching company goals, and a [...]

13 Project Selection Methods

By | December 18th, 2017|Categories: Project Management|Tags: , , , , |

Becoming an effective project manager takes a variety of skills. It requires strong leadership, superior communication abilities, meticulous planning, and a number of other essential characteristics as well. But there’s one skill that doesn’t get enough emphasis in the world of project management – strategic and effectual Project Selection. In fact, a recent Six Sigma-focused study [...]