Online Training: RapidStart PMO Review

Girl's Guide to PM

RapidStart PMO: Online Project Management Training Review. The paid course covers everything you’d need to get a PMO up and running in a few months. There are two workstreams within the RapidStart methodology: Workstream 1: Designing, launching and aligning the PMO. Then it talks about aligning the PMO. Workstream 2: Operating the PMO. The focus here is on keeping the momentum going and making sure that you can run the PMO day-to-day.

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Project Management Careers Q&A – PMO Manager Career Path

Arras People

I’ve been working as a PMO Manager for a number of years now and I want to progress further into portfolio level PMOs, getting involved in strategy execution and generally working at a more senior level. As well you know, there are many different types of PMO in existence so the transition you make will largely depend on this – the culture, context, and the type of services provided by your PMO today. All terms that are associated with great Portfolio PMO leaders.

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The International PMO standard from AIPMO

Henny Portman

AIPMO is developing the first ‘leading’ international PMO standard based on a combination of research findings and expert knowledge. P3O or IPMA PMO certifications are not comparable to AIPMO’s core certifications in terms of approach, content and outcome. PMO Principles.

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Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, Project Management Training to Help You Achieve Certification This Year , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Are you looking to do a project management training course or take a certificate course this year? The APM Salary and Market Survey 2017 (pdf) says that 53% of project professionals expect to have to take on new skills and training in the next 5 years. Certification: CAPM®, PMP®. Certification: PMP®, CAPM®, PMI-ACP®.

The PMO Series (5): The PMO as the Driving Force of Agile Transformation

Inloox

The last part of our PMO blog series will try and answer this question. Implementing ‘new’ agile methods such as Scrum or Kanban will have a significant impact on the PMO, as it’s the project management center of the organization. So it is important that the PMO reacts to these new developments in project management as soon as possible. As the project management center the PMO should adapt their operation and processes to the way the project teams are working.

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The PMO Series (2): The Most Important Project Management Office Roles

Inloox

A quick reminder: In the first part of this series , we’ve already established what a PMO is and what its function in an organization is: ". As the PMO is the project management center of an organization, it needs dedicated team members who have the organizational skills as well as the necessary PM knowledge to coordinate project teams and their projects across the entire organization. The PMO Manager The success of a project management office greatly depends on the PMO manager.

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A View from the Top

The Lazy Project Manager

So, failure to deliver ‘X’ will result in a potential fine of ‘Y’, and/or a potential loss in self-certification of ‘Z’ and so on. level ceo cfo change cio lazy peter taylor PMI pmo pmp project project manager projects projtec management tailwind

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What does project management mean to YOU?

Kiron Bondale

A career in project management might give you the opportunity to take on initiatives of progressively greater complexity and scale or to move from delivering individual projects to managing a portfolio or leading a PMO. ” – Agent Smith Tagged: certifications , improving project management. Project Management certifications improving project managementI’m not asking for your elevator pitch for the discipline , but rather what does it mean to you personally ?

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Bridging the PM Competency Gap [Book Review]

Girl's Guide to PM

There is no shortage of certification courses (and if you’re looking for support in that area here are some suggestions of reputable suppliers ). And knowing that businesses are evolving at a frantic rate, ensuring that your team has the skills required to deliver the projects you want them to work on next year and in 5 years – well, it’s something every PMO should be considering. This article, Bridging the PM Competency Gap [Book Review] , first appeared on Girl's Guide to PM.

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Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Another thing I appreciate about Kiron is that he not only is a Project Management Professional (PMP), he is certified as a Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP), along with other certifications. If you are starting a PMO or you are managing an existing PMO, check out Bill’s book The PMO Lifecycle: Building, Running, and Shutting Down.

Know the value of your change

The Lazy Project Manager

Common components of Project Intelligence include: Project Management skills, maturity and certification (from project contributor through to senior project (or program) roles). Project (or Program) Management Office (PMO) activities and focus (supportive, directive, controlling).

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Conference Updates

Leading Answers

In the last couple of weeks, I have had the pleasure to attend and present at the PMI Global Conference in Chicago and the PMO Symposium in Houston. Agile Project Management Certification Events Leadership TravelThis week I am off to present at a PMI Chapter conference.

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Conference Updates

Leading Answers

In the last couple of weeks, I have had the pleasure to attend and present at the PMI Global Conference in Chicago and the PMO Symposium in Houston. Agile Project Management Certification Events Leadership TravelThis week I am off to present at a PMI Chapter conference in Saskatchewan and then the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) in Dubai. Once I return I will post some accounts and observations from these conferences.

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Conference Updates

Leading Answers

In the last couple of weeks, I have had the pleasure to attend and present at the PMI Global Conference in Chicago and the PMO Symposium in Houston. Agile Project Management Certification Events Leadership TravelThis week I am off to present at a PMI Chapter conference in Saskatchewan and then the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) in Dubai. Once I return I will post some accounts and observations from these conferences.

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Five Tips for Improving Your Project Office

Brad Egeland

nearly 6 out of every 10 respondents thought their PMO was not really doing its job in terms of taking care of the project managers career growth needs, various training needs, process and methodology needs, and overall project customer needs. We didn't get real specific, but those are some of the key things I explain as major functions of the PMO and a majority these individuals felt that their PMOs were not getting the job done. Replace the PMO Director.

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10 Project Portfolio Management Benefits You Need To Know

Project-Management.pm

These project portfolio management benefits are also accompanied by Project Management Office (PMO) initiative to further gain your project’s rate of success. An organization with the absence of PMO means that it will have a hard time to increase or utilize its resources effectively and efficiently. Be smart when selecting your resources; some companies go by far as to require applicants to have certifications in their resume.

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Key Signs it MIght be Time to Certify and Move On

Brad Egeland

There are often times a few signs here and there that it may be time to dust off your résumé, tweak it with your most recent accomplishments – like PMP certification training and maybe that $850,000 successful project you just finished - and start shopping it around. In fact, a couple of old faces disappeared and your PMO director is now out on the road managing a new project. Get training, get certification if you don't already have it, and start shopping yourself.

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep. IIL conducts virtual and on-demand courses on topics like project scope, risk management, and Earned Value Management systems, plus prep courses for a variety of certifications. All instructors have at least a decade of project experience, and many hold an impressive list of certifications. They also offer a Professional Project Executive (PPE) certification program.

What it Means to be a Digital Project Manager

Wrike

This position reports to the PMO Director. However, there are several courses, books, and certificates you can obtain online to help you stand out against the competition. Check out our blog post on 5 Online Project Management Courses for Beginners for a full list of PM courses and certifications. . . . The world has already moved online; has your job moved with it?

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Is Your Project Office as Productive as You Hoped? Take the Next Step and Certify It

Brad Egeland

How is your project management office (PMO) doing? Or are you putting together your project management infrastructure and considering building a PMO? Your next step - you need certification for your PMO. Put your organization on the Cheetah fast track with a Cheetah PMO certification. As with all Cheetah project management online courses, you will get your PMO certification on the fast track to success while doing the activities in this 60-hour class.

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

When we did our roundup of the 50 best Project Management Blogs in 2017 it quickly became one of our most popular posts. Declaration : To my shame, I missed Matthew from my earlier roundup in 2017. He specialises in PMO’s and constructive laziness: the former with considerable rigor and the latter with a wry eye. He’s less active now he’s back running a PMO than when he was a full-time professional speaker, but not a lot so.

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How Much Time is Required For PMP Exam Preparation?

Taskque

The new version of PMBOK was launched in the year 2017. First of all, lets highlight responses over Linkedin groups: Luis Duran , PMP, ITIL V3, SFC PMO Manager | Portfolio Manager | Program Manager | IT Project Manager in Montreal Canada says: “For those aiming to get the PMP certification, my advice ( I wish someone had given me advice like this at that time) is to dedicate at least 4 months of practice tests mixed with a diverse content of Project Management material.

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Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

LiquidPlanner

It feels to me like 2017 passed by in a flash. It does take a while for practice to catch up with guidance, so expect to see some changes in your PMO soon; we can expect more flexibility with how to apply project management best practice. Certification has always had its place, and I’m happy to go on record saying I think there is a bewildering choice of certifications for project managers. You don’t need a certificate to do that.

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it. During 2018 I will be launching an update to my online PMO course, The PMO Lifecycle: Building, Running, and Shutting Down , I have brand new webinars in the works with materials never been shared before all based off of my Project Management Communication Tools book, and my PMO Lifecycle book. He has 20+ years as a project manager and PMO leader.

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Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

But, once you are ready to consider it, do read ' PMP Certification: What You Need to Know [Complete Review]'. Good News from the PMI Pulse of the Profession 2017 Report. This is a question I am asked more often, now that we offer a range of training courses for different Project Management qualifications and certificated exams. Good News from the PMI Pulse of the Profession 2017 Report. What is a PMO?

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Strategic Risk Management and Projects

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

Their study of 2017 suggests that only 38% of business leaders believe that their business model will exist in 5 years. [3] 2] Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 6 th edn (2017). [3] 3] Microsoft, Creating a Culture of Digital Transformation (2017). [4] Check also Strategy Execution ‘ Strategic Leadership Certification program in partnership with Duke CE. This post first appeared on PMO Perspectives Blog.

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Project Management Blog Roundup: The Best of 2021

Ganttic

IT also comes with a number of tools including how-to articles, information related to certifications and much more. As well as giving access to those interested in PMI® Certification. And from her blog, which has been around since 2017, all this is apparent.

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Webinar Recap – Visual Awesomeness: Enhance Your Project Online Power BI Reports with Custom Visuals

MPUG

And within your history, you can print or download your transcript and certificates of completion, including the one for today. And we have been finalists for 2015, 2017 and 2018 as well. And the people who would be seeing these reports would be, for example, resource manager who wants to see the availability of his or her team or even a PMO team member, for example, that wanted to get an overall overview of the data.

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