Member of PMI? Now What?

Arras People

I’ve recently become a member of PMI and successfully achieved my PMP. A good place to start when planning your development activities is to begin with the Competency Framework from PMI. Project Management Careers Advice PMI

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Moving to the UK: PMI or APM?

Arras People

I have got my PMP from the PMI Institute as that was necessary in this region. A PMI PMP is just as recognisable in the UK as the APMP from the APM. Q&A Project Management Careers APM PMI

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Video Diary: PMI EMEA Global Congress 2016

Girl's Guide to PM

Here’s my video diary of PMI EMEA Global Congress in Barcelona. You'll also like: Video Diary: PMI Global Congress EMEA Day 2 This is the video diary from Day 2 at PMI’s Global Congress EMEA in Dublin. Conferences & Events Expert Views PMI Video

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Should I Choose PMI’s PMP?

Arras People

We were talking about PMI’s PMP certification – the article was recently published entitled Is PMP certification necessary for small businesses? In both these circumstances, PMI PMP is not important. Project Management Training PMI

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From The PMI Power Talks [Video]

Girl's Guide to PM

Here’s my video diary of the PMI Power Talks this week (about 4 minutes, safe for work). Hosted by the PMI UK Chapter in London, the Power Talks brought together 4 fantastic speakers for an afternoon of discussion and debate focused on strategy execution.

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What I’m Reading [April 2016]

Girl's Guide to PM

We’re gearing up for PMI EMEA in Barcelona next month so I’ve read The Rough Guide To Travelling with Babies and Young Children. What I’m Reading: February 2016 My round up of project management reading, novels and a few children's recommendations for the month.

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The War for Project Management Talent?

Arras People

PMI also released a fascinating number about the future need of project managers, predicting: 15.7 million new project management roles globally between 2010 - 2020 - predicted by PMI Click To Tweet. Here’s the original report from PMI about that.

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I’m At PMI EMEA

Girl's Guide to PM

By the time you read this I’ll be in sunny Barcelona for the PMI Global Congress EMEA 2016. Elizabeth Harrin (@pm4girls) April 29, 2016. You'll also like: APM Conference Diary [Video] Here's my video diary from the APM Conference 2016. Video Diary: PMI Global Congress EMEA Day 3 This is my final video diary from the PMI Global Congress EMEA 2011 in Dublin. Here's a list of my top 17 events happening all around the world in 2016.

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Does your organization truly support project management?

Kiron Bondale

The April 2016 issue of PM Network provided updated project management capability findings from PMI’s 2016 Pulse of the Profession ® report.

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The 5 Skills You Need For Managing Complex Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Tera Simon spoke about this at the Digital Project Management Summit 2016. Sometimes projects can seem a bit overwhelming. I know – I’ve cried with frustration after a meeting where totally the wrong people put together an unachievable plan. Complexity adds to the overwhelm.

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PMP Exam Change 2016: New Topics and Study Guidance (Part 2)

Deep Fried Brain

PMP Exam Change 2016 (Part 2): In part 1, we learned about PMI's Role Delineation Study (RDS), PMP Exam Content Outline, PMBOK Guide, and PMP Handbook, and how these influence the PMP Exam. Agile PMP PMP Exam Change 2016 PMP Exam Content Outline PMP Handbook Role Delineation Study (RDS

Professional Practitioners and the Professionalisation of Project Management

Arras People

In this band we included the Axelos, APMG, PMI, APM and the IPMA all of whom are relatively well-known in the PPM space in the UK.

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25 Years Project Management Experience: Do I Really Need PRINCE2?

Arras People

They’re using it to say – we want a project manager and the only external standard we can apply to that which says you’re a Project Manager is PRINCE2 (or PMI and APM accreditations).

Business Acumen for Project Managers [Free Checklist]

Girl's Guide to PM

PMI Templates‘Business acumen’ is one of those skills that you see on role profiles for jobs. It’s also something mentioned in the standards for professional project management bodies. Apparently, business acumen is something that project managers should have.

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PMP Exam Change 2016: RDS, Content Outline, PMBOK and Handbook - I'm So Confused! (Part 1)

Deep Fried Brain

PMI updated the PMP exam on January 12, 2016 to align with the latest PMP Exam Content Outline, June 2015. PMI announced that 25% of the exam questions were updated as a result of this change. PMBOK PMP PMP Exam Change 2016 PMP Exam Content Outline PMP Handbook Role Delineation Study (RDS

Risk responses which PMI never taught you!

Kiron Bondale

We’ve all learned the standard risk responses to threats (accept, avoid, mitigate or transfer) and opportunities (accept, exploit, enhance or share) from the Guide to the PMBOK, and Dr. David Hillson recently wrote about a ninth possible response of risk escalation.

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5 More Inspirational Quotes for Managers

Girl's Guide to PM

10 Inspirational Women in Project Management Last year at the PMI Global Congress in Dallas, Peter Taylor gave a presentation celebrating project management. This video was shot at the PMI Global Congress North America, where I met some of the project.

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The Project Management Consultant

Arras People

Late last year I did a session for the PMI Virtual Talent Management Conference (it’s still available on demand until March 2016). I’m intrigued. What is a project management consultant?

Moving from Project Manager to Programme Manager

Arras People

The PMI Talent Triangle has also highlighted the need to develop in these core areas so further advice and direction is available there. I’ve been spending time thinking about my future career and one day I’d like to move on from being a Project Manager to a Programme Manager.

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PMP Discount and Promo Codes – 2016 Year End Coupons & Offers

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You will also find offers and coupons on other Project Management courses like PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-RMP, CAPM, MS Project, Prince2 and Six Sigma in this post. […]. The post PMP Discount and Promo Codes – 2016 Year End Coupons & Offers appeared first on PM-by-PM. Discounts, Promotions, Offers and Coupons From Leading PM Course Providers You will find PMP Discounts and promo codes on training courses and other exam prep content in this post.

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Bringing a whole new meaning to ‘Business Casual’

The Lazy Project Manager

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Bangers and Mash

The Lazy Project Manager

PMI’s White Paper on Communication states ‘Communication is what allows projects — and the organization — to function efficiently. pmi portfolio program programme project author project manager project speaker

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6 Real Project Managers Show You How To Manage Multiple Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

The theme of this year’s PMI UK Chapter International Project Management Day conference is ‘Complex Projects – Elegant Solutions’ So, in keeping with that theme, Better Collaboration Expert Views FeaturedManaging lots of projects at the same time is tough.

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Performance Management Report for Sponsors

Arras People

From British Computer Society Meeting February, 2016 London. The latest edition of Project, the magazine from APM quoted the PMI figures that between 2010 and 2020 the number of new project management roles estimated to be created globally will be 15.7

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Leading and Delivering the Best PMO for your Business

The Lazy Project Manager

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Sustain Your PMO: Nine Easy Lessons

The Lazy Project Manager

And there are communities you can connect to – on LinkedIn, through the project management bodies such as PMI and APM, etc. project speaker leading peter taylor pmi.

The Project Management Consultant

Arras People

I’m adapting the stuff I did recently for the PMI Virtual Talent Management conference and putting questions to the project management community on Twitter. Reading this after the event? Check out the Storify from the Twitter chat.

Will PRINCE2 Help Me Get a Foot in the Door?

Arras People

Of course you may have a project management qualification which is not PRINCE2, maybe APMP, PMI or similar – it is important to make sure project management terminology is in your CV and be sure to mention methods, don’t assume the CV reader knows what these qualifications are!

How Project Managers Can Manage Their Own Careers

Arras People

So not just the technical project management skills that are recommended by PMI or APM. Depending on the sector, the size of the company, and the corporate structure, project managers can be responsible for things like overseeing staff, explaining job expectations, and delegating duties.

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How many licks does it take to get to the centre of a lollipop?

The Lazy Project Manager

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The Social Project Manager

The Lazy Project Manager

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PMI Netherlands Summit

The Tao of Project Management

I was lucky enough to be invited to attend and speak at the successful PMI Netherlands Summit in 2015. It was an excellent event and now the PMI Netherlands Chapter with CKC Seminars are preparing for the fifth edition on September 15th 2016 in Conference Center Spant! Themes The central theme of the 2016 edition is: Disruption! If you would like to submit a suggestion, take a look at the conditions and submit your paper before March 31st 2016.

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4 Key Drivers For Team Engagement

Girl's Guide to PM

My book, Collaboration Tools for Project Managers (published by PMI), can help you pick the right tech for your team and get it set up quickly. I’m still constantly surprised when I hear that people work in a command and control style management hierarchy.

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Next Generation Project Management Software

Girl's Guide to PM

This is an edited version of a white paper I wrote with some colleagues for the PMI EMEA Summit in Barcelona. About the Authors: Elizabeth Harrin ( you know me ) is the author of several project management books, including Collaboration Tools for Project Managers (PMI, 2016).

Warning Signs Your Sponsor Doesn’t Care About the Project—and How to Change That

The Lazy Project Manager

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Project Management Degrees – Challenges and Opportunities

Arras People

Just before Christmas I was invited along to a PMI event in Manchester. It was called “ Shaping Project Management Education ” and it was hosted by the PMI UK Chapter. If you didn’t already know, PMI has a keen interest in this angle of education – they do good things with their Educational Foundation and academic research. Watch this space as we wait to see what PMI’s next steps are now the conversations have started.

2016 67

Commanding More Respect as a Project Manager

Arras People

This short advice piece is taken from my latest column for PMI’s Network magazine – available to members. “ As a young Project Manager I get this feeling that my youth & inexperience is working against me.

2016 69

Agile Project Management Methodology Explained

Azendoo

How to get certified: The PMI institute offers certifications for less than $500. T he ultimate purpose of agile project management is to quickly respond to customer needs and market changes.

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How good is project sponsorship in your company?

Arras People

Read the PMI Pulse of the Profession Report 2015. If its zero (as suggested to me recently by a senior manager) then do read PMI’s 2015 Pulse of the Profession – Capturing the Value of Project Management.

2016 73

PMI Are some more equal than others?

The Lazy Project Manager

So what is my concern and why am I mentioning PMI? Well I’m not just focusing on PMI but the behaviour I am concerned about seems to be rather more prevalent within PMI and PMI Congresses than others. PMI’s global membership currently exceeds 500,000, impressive of course.

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