Top Project Management Conferences of 2019

There’s always room to better oneself, make connections and get a picture of the industry: all good reasons to take time to visit one of the many project management conferences held in 2019. RICS Valuation Conference 2019. Change Management 2019. deliver:Agile 2019.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

Would you like to make 2019 a successful year for your projects? I asked people two questions: What should people managing projects be aware of as we go into 2019 to make 2019 their most successful year ever? What will you be doing in 2019 to have your most successful year ever?

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The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

The 2019 incarnation of the summit will be in Orlando, Florida from October 20-22. Related: Top Project Management Conferences of 2019. Project Box’s clients include well-known companies like the Project Management Institute (PMI) , Accenture and Psychology Today.

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Being Successful in a Complex Role

Arras People

PMI said in a 2017 paper that “Complexity is not going away and will only increase.” If you imagine project management to be like crossing a bridge, at first glance it would seem simple. You start at one end and walk across until you get to the other.

2019 308

How To Motivate Your Project Team

Girl's Guide to PM

The courses are all eligible for PMI PDUs which is great! She is a contributor to PMWorld 360 and is a regular presenter at PMI chapters, and online project manager forums including Ruth Pearce knows everything there is to know about motivating your project team.

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2019 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want to Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

If you are looking to attend a project management conference in 2019, chances are there is something happening near you that will be fun and meet your professional goals. January to March 2019. PMI Sweden Passion for Projects: Stockholm, Sweden 11-12 March 2019.

2019 391

What’s blocking your benefits realization?

Kiron Bondale

PMI just released the Benefits Realization Management practice guide this month which provides comprehensive but still easily consumable coverage of a benefits management framework covering principles, practices and roles.

2019 189

A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

The Project Management Institute (PMI) is a nonprofit organization for those working in project management across the globe. If you have even a passing interest in the field, then you’ve bumped up against PMI. Quick Facts About PMI. The PMI footprint is huge. PMI Founders.

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Project Scheduling: Your Essential Guide

Online PM Courses

We will largely follow the process structure in the 6th Edition of the PMI‘s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK). PMBoK & PMP PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Planning Project Schedule Management

2019 111

What is a Business Continuity Plan? | Video

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Management in Under 5 Project Risk Management Business Continuity PlanWhen things go seriously wrong, one of the things you will need is a Business Continuity Plan.

2019 89

Project Deferral: What to do when Your Project is Deferred

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Governance Project Schedule Management Step-by-step Guides deferred project project deferralIf you work in Project Management for long enough, you will inevitably encounter this: project deferral. For one reason or another, your project needs to be put on hold. Why does this happen? And what do you need to do, during the deferral period and when your project re-starts? And what are the critical things […].

2019 83

How to Improve Your Strategic Planning, Analysis, and Alignment

Project Risk Coach

PMI Talent Triangle The Project Management Institute says, "The ideal skill set (for a project manager) is a combination of technical, leadership, and strategic and business management expertise." —PMI PMI Talent Triangle Organizations are looking for project managers who can manage projects. The best-laid plans of mice and men oft go astray. Individuals, teams, and organizations lack the healthy habits of identifying and managing the uncertainty that surrounds their world.

2019 150

What are Lessons Learned? | Video

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Leadership Project Management Career Project Management in Under 5 Lessons LearnedIf you are set on Project Management as a career (or any profession, for that matter), it is vital to learn as you go, and get better every day.

2019 89

What is a Work Breakdown Structure – WBS? | Video

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Management in Under 5 Project Management Tools and Techniques Project Planning WBS Work Breakdown StructureThe Work Breakdown Structure (or WBS) is one of the most basic and most important of your Project Management toolset. So, what is a Work Breakdown Structure – WBS? Dr Mike Clayton is founder of Here, he answers this question, in under 5 minutes. This video is safe for viewing in the workplace.

2019 69

Project Management Statistics: 45 Stats You Can't Ignore


As we step into 2019, what project management statistics should you be aware of? PMI ). PMI ). 68% - more than 2/3rd - of organizations in PMI's annual survey said that they used outsourced or contract project managers in 2018. ( PMI ). PMI ). PMI ).

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What is ITIL (and ITSM)? | Video

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Management in Under 5 IT Service Management ITIL ITSMIf you ever need to manage an IT project – or any project with a strong IT element – you are bound to come up against the need for ongoing IT Service Management (or ITSM).

2019 89

How to Spot and Deal with Stress in Your Team

Online PM Courses

Effective Project Manager PMI Talent Triangle: Leadership Team Leader stress stress managementProjects can be stressful. And one of your responsibilities, as a Project Manager, is to spot and deal with stress in your team.

2019 89

Issue #3: The Best of Project Management Basics in 2018

PM Basics

In this article, I compare the roles of Scrum Master, Project Manager, and Product Owner from the perspective of PMI’s knowledge areas. Project Management Weekly Reading List #3 is here. These five articles got about 27000 views from project managers and leaders in 2018.

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What is Earned Value Management – EVM? | Video

Online PM Courses

PMI Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management Project Budget Management Project Management in Under 5 Project Management Tools and Techniques Project Schedule Management Earned Value Analysis Earned Value Management EVA EVMEarned Value Management (or EVM) is one of the most important techniques for formal project management. If you aspire to lead substantial projects, you’ll need to know when and how to deploy this powerful toolset.

2019 72

5 Days to PMP Exam Prep and Certification with Cheetah Learning

Brad Egeland

They offer PMP, PMI-ACP, CAPM, and CCPM prep courses as well as continuing education classes in a variety of project management, negotiations, and accelerated learning topics. Cheetah Learning was the first company to offer Accelerated PMP Exam Prep over 15 years ago. Cheetah Learning has a consistent 98% pass rate and 95% of their business is referrals from their large and very successful alumni base.

2019 108

The PM PrepCast Will Help You Ace the PMP Exam and Become a Better Project Manager

Brad Egeland

Once you pass the quiz, you’ll receive a Certificate that satisfies the PMI requirement for 35 Contact Hours of formal project management education. Are you ready to take that next step in your project management career and get PMP certiified, become a better leader, and start earning your full potential - up to $20,000 more per year? The PM PrepCast can get you there.

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

So, it’s time to refresh our list and put up a new one, in good time for 2019. So, here then is our list of the 52 best Project Management Blogs for 2019. So, it’s time to see my best project management blogs for 2019. I hope in early 2019, it will be much more.

2019 154

Why Finding a Mentor Is Hard (and What to Do about It)


Pick one aimed at project management, like PMI, or one aligned with your industry—IT, engineering, education, etc. Mentoring is known to have positive effects on career paths, both for new entrants to a role and for more experienced personnel.

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Letting Go of the Waterfall, Embracing Agile, and Mixed Martial Arts w/ Brandon Dudley

Leading Agile

Brandon got his start in traditional, PMI-centric, project management working in the auto industry in Detroit.

2019 65

Building X-Shaped Project Management Skills: A Complete How-To


A s PMI writes , "leaders innovate; managers administer". What are the most important project management skills? Does project management follow a T-shaped or X-shaped skill pattern? This guide will answer these questions, and more. Calling project management a "job" is a little misleading.

2019 78

Top 15 Productivity Quotes by Productivity Gurus

nTask Blog

According to research by PMI, a lack of clear goals is the most common factor (37%) behind project failure, according to executive leaders. The word productivity embodies a multitude of concepts.

2019 111

CAPM vs PMP: Which One Is The Best Certification For You?

PM by PM

CAPM PMI-ACP CertificationsCAPM vs PMP is like comparing apples to oranges. These are two different certifications. There are some similarities but mostly they are dissimilar. Should you compare apples to oranges? It seems inappropriate as they are distinct fruits.

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How to Create a Proven Project Management Framework


The rules and guidelines are set by an external authority such as PMI or GPM (for PRiSM). A well-defined project management framework will bring much-needed order to your projects. Learn how to create your own PM framework in this guide.

2019 78

What Are The Dates for the 2018 PMI Exam Changes?

Girl's Guide to PM

This article, What Are The Dates for the 2018 PMI Exam Changes? Key Dates for PMP® Exam Changes and Other PMI Exam Changes. PMI-ACP® Exam: 26 March 2018. Elizabeth: Is there anything else that’s changing, in the PMI set of qualifications?

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

Most Risk Management, starting with PMI's paradigm is focused on what if. Instead, Risk Management must focus on If Then and then work to reduce or remove the IF. This is the Pre-Mortem paradigm of Risk Management.

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Beyond the Risk Register

Herding Cats

This is the standard PMI approach to Risk Management, along with the 5 by 5 chart showing Red, Yellow, Green squares for the intersection of the probability of occurrence and probability of impact. . Simple (PMI) risk management is a start.

2019 43

How Philomena Aced Her PMP Exam


I passed my PMP exam on 1/12/19 through God’s divine intervention and a lot of hard work but I’m sure your students are only interested in the ‘hard work’ part of it so here goes… My journey began on Jan 15th, 2018 and ended on Jan 12th, 2019. (I

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Marigrace passed PMP in 12 weeks part-time study, passed 1st time.


2.Get PMI PMP application approved early by writing/submitting as soon as 35 PDUs were earned. 4 Get PMI logistics out of the way. Why did you want to get PMP certified?

2019 36

Meisterplan at 2018 PMI Global Conference – Do Your Plans Work?


The Meisterplan team including Brian , Karoline , Stephan and Christoph were excited to participate at the 2018 PMI Global Conference in Los Angeles earlier this month. We appreciate every one of you who stopped by our booth at the PMI conference. We want to thank everyone for all the great conversations at the PMI Global Conference! We look forward to seeing you in Philadelphia in 2019! The post Meisterplan at 2018 PMI Global Conference – Do Your Plans Work?

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The 11 Best Project Management Certifications to Consider in 2019


The Certified Associate in Project Management or “CAPM” is another entry-level certification that is administered by the PMI. PMI works with universities and businesses to maintain the prestige and relevance of this certification, making it an industry standard.

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Management Training Programs to Consider in 2019


If one of your goals for 2019 is to progress your career and learn how to be a great manager, check out the list of management training programs and others opportunities for development: Management Training Programs. PMI Strategic and Business Management Courses. Whether you are interested in becoming better at change management, conflict resolution, or decision making, PMI has got your covered. Management Training Programs to Accelerate Professional Success.

2019 28

Best of 2018: Presenting Your 10 Favorite Blog Posts This Year!


Therefore, the PMI says we need to develop new ways of working and invest even more in proven PM practices. #8: We are always grateful for suggestions, comments and constructive criticism so that we can keep on inspiring you with relevant and interesting articles in 2019 There was a lot going on at InLoox in 2018, which is also reflected on the InLoox blog.

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Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

Should I Join the PMI/APM etc and Take their Qualifications? There's more to membership of PMI, APM, IAPM and other than the qualification, of course. The PMI is the Biggest Player, Globally. So, should you seek one of the PMI's qualifications? The PMI.

2018 111

How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. Guess what my tip would be for 2019?

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The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


Project management certifications from PMI: The smart person's guide (TechRepublic). Takeaway: PMI offers a wide range of certifications to meet the needs of professionals interested in project, program, portfolio, business analysis, agile, risk, or scheduling management.

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