Five Highlights of the 2020 PMI Job Report

Arras People

The Project Management Institute’s (PMI) membership magazine – PM Network – has just released the January issue with a report – 2020 Jobs Report – available for project management practitioners to take a look at (currently only available for members).

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

So, save the date and mark your calendars, whether analog or digital: here are the top project management conferences of 2020. Change Management 2020 Conference. 2020 Project Management Symposium. For the agile enthusiast, this scrum gathering takes place twice a year since 2013.

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How The PMP Exam is Changing in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s widely known that the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam is changing in July 2020, but what exactly is going to be different? Every so often PMI carry out an assessment of what a project manager does all day. Plus PMI want to put more emphasis on Agile ways of working.

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Key Themes at IIL’s 2020 Agile & Scrum Online Conference

International Institute of Learning

June 4 th , 2020 will mark the opening day of IIL’s 5 th annual Agile & Scrum Online Conference. In the past years, this conference has grown into a community of agile enthusiasts, with participants coming from all over the world and all kinds of industries. Scaled Agile Inc.,

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute of Learning

By Scott Ambler | Vice President, Chief Scientist of Disciplined Agile at Project Management Institute. This post is a supplement to Scott’s upcoming keynote at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference ]. Figure 1: The Disciplined Agile Mindset.

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

PMI has prepared a collection of helpful materials that can be used by both beginners and experienced project managers. Agile in the Program Management Office. Take Part in Virtual Events Organized by PMI. You can choose from the following PM topics: Agile Project Management.

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How to Become a Project Manager in 2020


A project, as defined by PMI - the largest organization of project managers in the world - is “ a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service or result”. PMI Agile Certificate Practitioner (PMI-ACP). How to become a project manager?

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PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?


The preparation for the new Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) Guide, 7 th edition is currently underway, and the Project Management Institute (PMI®) has made the draft for the standard part publicly available for comments. Yes, you can suggest your changes since January 15, 2020.

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The Big Picture with Story Map in Agile Development


Going forward, I’ll be using terms such as Epics (in place of Activities) and Stories (in place of Tasks), to maintain consistency with an earlier article on Agile development. 2] I Want To Be An ACP: The Plain and Simple Way To Be A PMI-ACP, 2nd Edition, by Satya Narayan Dash. [3]

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Go slow (to go fast later)

Kiron Bondale

The January 2020 issue of PM Network provide a case study for one of the 2019 PMI Project of the Year finalists, the Société de transport de Montréal’s (STM) eight-year project to modernize the underground Montréal rail system.

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Webinar Recap: PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New? Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG webinar, What’s New With PMI PMBOK Guide’s 7th Edition Standard. You have Agile.

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Project Management Conferences and Events 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

If you are looking to attend a project management conference in 2020, chances are there is something happening near you that will be fun and meet your professional goals. January February March April May June July August September October November December 2020 2021 2022 2023.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020? 2020 Project Management Conferences in Austria. Project Management Conferences in Australia 2020. This is going to be a day full of activities covering theoretical and practical aspects of Agile methodology realization.

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Project Management Q&A: How to Step Up from a Support Role

Arras People

A good place to start is picking up the competency framework for project management (The Project Manager Competency Development (PMCD) Framework from PMI) and completing an assessment. You may also want to go further and look at newer developments such as Agile approaches too.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

Willing to attend a project management conference in 2020? 2020 Project Management Conferences in Austria . Project Management Conferences in Australia 2020. This is going to be a day full of activities covering theoretical and practical aspects of Agile methodology realization.

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Understanding Velocity in Agile Approaches with MS Project


In Agile approaches, the concept of velocity helps to address such questions. As I teach and interact with Agile practitioners, I get asked about the terminology of “velocity” often, and why it’s not called “speed”? Working with MS Project Agile.

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How to build a career in agile and scrum post certified scrum master 


Two days of classroom training is sufficient to become familiar with Scrum and Agile framework. Further, you are looking to enhance your career as an Agile Leader. Why further Agile certifications are important after CSM ? It is an essential step to becoming an agile coach.


Project Management Conferences to attend in 2020

Virtual Project Consulting

Find out about the best Project Management Conferences to attend in 2020 so that you can plan and register early on. Project Management "project management skills" 2020 conferences Agile PMI project management conference

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Announcing Supported Study Groups

Leading Answers

I am piloting a new program for anyone wanting to study for and obtain their PMI-ACP credential. Read one chapter of my PMI-ACP Exam Prep book each week. I am currently running a similar program for a group of agile coaches, and feedback so far has been excellent.

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Capture More Agility by Tailoring Practices

International Institute of Learning

[This post is a sneak preview of Jesse Fewell’s talk at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference , and is based on his upcoming book Untapped Agility ]. We’ve been told that to achieve more innovation, more collaboration, or more agility, we need to adopt modern practices.

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Product Prioritization Techniques in Agile Development


We will focus on prioritizing items in the Product Backlog , which is a key element of Agile development. Do note that Agile practitioners use the term ordered for product backlog items (PBI) in place of prioritized. Prioritization of Backlog with MS Project Agile.

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Agile Unplugged: EP 02 | Mike Cottmeyer and Dennis Stevens

Leading Agile

Listen to the Agile Unplugged Podcast on the go! Find and subscribe to Agile Unplugged on: Apple Podcasts. Remember to subscribe and listen to Agile Unplugged on Soundcloud, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Podbean—and watch each and every episode on YouTube , IGTV , and Facebook.

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Agile Planning: A Beginner’s Guide To Planning & Executing Iterative Projects


With more customers looking at reducing project risks and realizing value faster, more teams are adopting agile methods. According to a PMI survey , over 70 percent of businesses report using some form of agile to plan and execute projects. What are the Levels of Agile Planning?

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Available For Remote Work

Leading Answers

Are you looking for an expert in leadership, agile, or project management? Agile Project Management Books Certification Leadership PMI-ACP TeamsDo you need relevant, high-quality articles for your corporate website?

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Dr. Harold Kerzner’s Project Management Predictions for 2020

International Institute of Learning

Major changes to project management will occur in 2020 due to much of the new material that the Project Management Institute (PMI) has published and will be testing on in the new version of the Project Management Professional (PMP) ® exam beginning in June 2020.

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5 Project Management Trends To Watch In 2020

TrustRadius Project Management

Today, there are traditional and agile project management methodologies aplenty, more methodological flexibility, and different software solutions for specific use cases. According to a TrustRadius poll of over 300 professionals, about 80% use an agile project management methodology.

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Connecting Talent and Technology in Today’s Economic Climate


The world in which we operate has drastically changed, and at the recent Talent & Technology Symposium virtual event hosted by PMI, they featured a stellar lineup to take a look at how we, as organizations, can adapt and effectively respond to a global pandemic with our ways of working.

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WBS and Product Backlog: Siblings or Distant Cousins?

Leading Answers

Meanwhile, in 1960, Tom Gilb described his Evolutionary Value Delivery approach (or Evo for short) that is widely accepted to be a forerunner of agile approaches. These ideas became the concepts embodied in backlogs by today’s agile approaches and frameworks.

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Webinar recap: Agile Project Management with Microsoft Teams and Planner


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Dux Raymond Sy’s Agile Project Management with Microsoft Teams and Planner webinar being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Agile Project Management with Microsoft Teams and Planner.

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Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

Here's the beginning of my list of tools and services to consider or demo or download a trial of for consideration for 2020. ONEPOINT is a hybrid PPM tool – offering the best of agile and traditional PM in one solution.

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Returning to the (Electronic) Cottage

Leading Answers

Just recently, PMI started talking about the triple bottom line (people, profit, planet).   Agile Project Management Events Leadership Personal Agility Tailoring Approaches Teams Warning Signs

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How to Adapt and Flourish in the New World of Project Management

Leading Answers

With the rise of AI, agile, and empowered teams, are project managers even needed anymore? The PMI 2020 Jobs Report 2 explained, “ Showing empathy is fast emerging as a leadership superpower. PMI 2020 Jobs Report – Empathy Amplified.

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Become an Adaptive PMO: Advance Agility Across Planning and Delivery


The answer may not surprise you: “Organizational agility.” Since every organization is different, you need to find your PMO’s optimal path to facilitate agility and deliver strategic outcomes faster. This is important, because achieving agility is not an all-or-nothing transition.

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Top 10 Project Management Conferences You Can Not Afford to Miss in 2020


To help you make the right choices, TaskQue has put together a list of project management conferences you can not afford to miss in 2020. 10 Project Management Conferences For 2020. Here are the ten best project management conferences to participate in 2020. Agile and Beyond.

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Business as UNusual: How PMOs Can Thrive When Everything Seems Out of Control


PPM Leaders: Accelerate Agility in Times of Uncertainty. State of Resource Management 2020. PMXPO 2020. The recent pandemic and the resulting economic slowdown are affecting just about every business to some degree.

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How to Become an IT Project Manager Without Experience

PM Basics

Image taken from PMI’s Project Management Job Growth and Talent Gap Report // 2017-2027. Image taken from PMI’s Project Management Job Growth and Talent Gap Report // 2017-2027. The IT industry is ahead of the world in the adoption of Agile Frameworks. Agile Frameworks is a Must.

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The Effective and Innovative Virtual Team Leader

International Institute of Learning

Saladis, PMP, LIMC MCCP, PMI Fellow. Through June 30, 2020, we are offering free registration to our on-demand course on Virtual Agile Teams (regularly $850 USD). By Frank P. Virtual teams have been a part of the business, public, and not for profit environments for many years.

How to Become a Project Manager and Succeed in the Business World

ProProfs Project Management

Agile Certifications. The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers this certification. It can boost one’s career significantly and ensure 23% higher salaries than an uncertified person, according to the PMI. Another certification offered by the PMI is CAPM.

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PMXPO – The Virtual Event Before Virtual Events Were Cool


PMXPO , the largest virtual event for project managers hosted by PMI (the Project Management Institute) had its 13 th edition of its relished event this past month. Adapting to change is what is driving agile transformation, regardless of organization size.

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Webinar Recap: Microsoft Project Do’s, Don’ts, and Cool Customizations


PMI PDUs in the technical category and the MPUG activity code for claiming the session was on the screen now. The next item here in our presentation is don’t just dismiss agile tools.

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