Black Friday Deals for Project Managers 2021

Rebel’s Guide to PM

There are so many great management, leadership, and productivity books out there but there is never enough time to read them all. Both discounts apply to the 12 payment plan and are valid 23 November through 7 December 2021.

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Top Scrum Certifications You Need to Know in 2021


Becoming a Scrum Master requires certification training from a globally recognized body. They are mentors and consultants who advise, guide, and offer practical advice on agile transformation and agile leadership. Top Scrum Certifications in 2021 .

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7 Best PRINCE2 Books for 2021 (Including PRINCE2 Agile Books)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The PRINCE2® certification exam is tricky to pass because of the style of objective testing and the number of questions you have to answer. It provides an overview of the certifications and the syllabus for the Foundation and Practitioner exam.

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Best Construction Scheduling Software of 2021 for Managing Projects

Some projects are narrowly defined, but construction project management always involves a wide range of skills and crafts, such as leadership, planning and resource management. 2021 Best Construction Scheduling Software Rankings.

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4 Arguments for PMP Certification

Brad Egeland

project management professional (PMP) certification. The PMP is, of course, the showcase certification offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and is considered the defacto certification for project managers who are serious about their trade.

SAFe® Agile Certification Cost in 2022


Did you just Google ‘SAFe Certification Cost’ only to realize there is a ton of information which is unnecessarily exhaustive? What is SAFe Certification? The first certification in the SAFe series is the SAFe Agilist certification. Benefits of SAFe Certification.

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12 Incredible Reasons You Should Get a SAFe® Agile Certification


The best way to get started is by pursuing a SAFe Agilist certification. Here Are 12 Unbelievable Reasons Why You Should Get a Safe Agilist Certification-. A SAFe Agilist certification helps you learn the challenges commonly faced by big enterprises.

Product Manager vs Project Manager – What’s the Difference?

While both are leadership roles and the titles are similar, there’s a difference between a product manager and a project manager as Jennifer Bridges, PMP, explains. Project Manager Skills & Certifications. Soft skills : Communication and leadership skills. Certifications.

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6 Amazing Tips to Boost Team Morale in 2021


The first and foremost tip is to make sure that your team members are happy and satisfied with your leadership, you need to appreciate all of the good work that each of your team members is doing. Featured Resources: The Top 29 Team Management Software of 2021.

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PMI-ACP Supported Self-Study Group - April 10, 2021 Start

Leading Answers

I look forward to helping you towards your 2021 PMI-ACP goal.   Agile Project Management Books Certification Events Leadership PMI-ACP Visual LearningThe next Supported Self-Study Group starts on April 10th.

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The 2021 Project Management Report

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The top career goal is certification. The top career goal for project managers is gaining a certification. Perhaps that’s why so many people want to take their development into their own hands, earn a certification and get a new job.

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PMI-ACP Supported Self-Study Group - February 2021 Start

Leading Answers

I look forward to helping you towards your 2021 PMI-ACP goal.   Agile Project Management Books Certification Events Leadership PMI-ACP Visual LearningThe next Supported Self-Study Group starts on February 6th.

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Which SAFe® Certification Course is the Best Pick for You?


– Lean -Agile Leadership. As a continuous learner, Satyajit has certifications in Scaling Agile, Scrum Mastery, Agile Coaching, and Project Management. The post Which SAFe® Certification Course is the Best Pick for You?

How to Earn Leadership PDUs for PMP Renewal in 2020

Rebel’s Guide to PM

If you are like many Project Management Professional ( PMP )® certification holders, you might be finding it hard to source enough quality learning materials for your Leadership PDUs. What are Leadership PDUs? What does ‘Leadership’ mean?

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Project Manager Job Description (with free copy+paste examples!)

Anything that has a start and a finish, resulting in a product, is a project and its life cycle requires the oversight and leadership of a project manager. How to Become a Project Manager: Education and Certification. Project Management Certifications. Leadership skills.

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Leadership Behaviors – PMBOK 3.6

Bridge the Gap Consulting

“Demonstrate and adapt leadership behaviors to support individual and team needs.” Leadership is one of the most critical skills a project professional needs for success. Leadership is the differentiator between telling someone what to do, and motivating them to do it.

The Complete Guide To Benefits Of Agile Certification


It should come as no surprise since the Agile adoption rate increased from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021. . Through Agile certifications! . Today’s blog post discusses the benefits of Agile Certifications and how they help but only after a brief introduction to Agile. .

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PMI-ACP and My New Book “Beyond Agile: Achieving Success with Situational Knowledge and Skills”

Leading Answers

In addition to an agnostic understanding of Lean, Kanban, Scrum and other agile approaches, we also agreed people should know about the basics of servant leadership, conflict management, team decision making, and coaching.

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PRINCE2 and PMBOK: How They Compare

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I have updated my responses in order to better reflect the PRINCE2 and A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge — PMBOK® Guide , as at October 2021 as the PMBOK® Guide has been updated since this interview first took place, and PRINCE2 US was launched in 2020.

Business Analyst vs Project Manager: The Differences To Know

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The professional aspect: BA vs PM Certification. In the UK, the certification from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, is the most common qualification for business analysts, with 33% holding the Diploma in Business Analysis (IIBA UK, 2020).

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Incredible Benefits of PSPO Certification In 2022


As a result, more companies are joining the agile Agile journey, with the agile adoption rate going from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021. . Learn who a Product Owner is and the benefits of PSPO certification in 2022. Here are the learning outcomes of the PSPO certification- .

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Future Trends in Project Management: The Debate

Rebel’s Guide to PM

That’s echoed in the PMI Pulse of the Profession 2021 report. Also, millennial PMs are more driven by equality, so working with millennial teams will require a different type of soft skills, like building EQ and leadership.

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My designation is not Project Manager – AM I eligible for PMP® Certification?


Actually his main concern was – Am I eligible for PMP® certification as my designation is not Project Manager? Practicing servant leadership, inspire, motivate, and influence stakeholders and team members.

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Project Management Blog Roundup: The Best of 2021


Tuck into some of the best project management blogs of 2021. We’re sharing it here with you in the hopes that you can make 2021 your year to shine. Best Project Management Blogs of 2021 In no specific order, here's blogs with engaging, frequently updated content.

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Announcing “PM Illustrated” – The Fun Way to Prepare for Your PMP® Exam

Leading Answers

Agile Project Management Books Certification Events Games Leadership PMI-ACP Visual LearningI know, “Fun” and “PMP Exam” are rarely used in the same sentence. When I studied for my PMP credential in 2001, materials were text-based, process-focused, and dry!

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Industrial Psychology for Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Project failure happens because of poor planning or poor leadership. When it comes to PM, especially if you are not interested in getting a PMP certification, if you are new to project management, it’s truly just about understanding the model.

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Pitfalls of referencing agile

Kiron Bondale

Once we start to invest in a specific framework or methodology by taking courses, earning certifications or by participating in echo chamber communities focused on our framework of choice we start to treat every initiative as a nail for our (sole) hammer.

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What can I do with a degree in project management?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Trust me, if you are good at what you do, can demonstrate project management best practices and have the certifications to back you up, you’ll get a job. You’ll have the opportunity to practice your leadership skills and communication skills during group work.

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9 Essential Project Management Competencies

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I don’t have the time (or the requirement) to take a certification course, but I’m always prepared to develop the competencies I need to succeed. Soft skills include: Communication Leadership Self-awareness Confidence Resilience Teamwork Business acumen Influencing and negotiating Networking.

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9 Essential Project Management Competencies

Rebel’s Guide to PM

I don’t have the time (or the requirement) to take a certification course, but I’m always prepared to develop the project management competencies I need to succeed. Leadership. We’re almost at the end of the quarter and you’re thinking what a great year it’s been so far at work.

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10 PMO Problems and How to Manage Them

Project Risk Coach

Staffing of the PMO with technical project managers that lack leadership and strategic and business management skills. One of my popular blog posts is 40 Reasons PMOs Fail. In this article, we go a step further. I highlight 10 of the 40 PMO problems and provide ways to manage them.

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Your Ultimate Guide to Leadership in Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

The role of leadership in project management. No matter what level of project management you are at though, leadership is an essential and valuable part of your role. The importance of leadership can’t be understated. Leadership is about people. Leadership is important.

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PRINCE2: The Project Management Method Explained

Rebel’s Guide to PM

It’s the theme that enables the project leadership, effective communication and team empowerment. There are two levels of PRINCE2 certification: Foundation and Practitioner. Typically, the full Foundation/Practitioner certification course is 5 days, including both exams.

7 Key Considerations for Building the Perfect PMO


Ensure PMO support from your organizational leadership. Senior leadership buy-in is essential to the long-term success of any PMO. PMP certification, while definitely good to have, is not real-world project management. Put the right leadership in place.

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Master’s in Project Management vs MBA: 10 Expert Tips to Help You Decide

Rebel’s Guide to PM

A Master’s degree in project management will give you a deep insight into the theory and technical skills required to work in a strategic project leadership role. Consider project management certifications. “In

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Quick and Easy: This is New in the PMBOK Guide Edition 7


Besides certification programs and extensive market research programs, PMI has been publishing its PMBOK guide (Project Management Body of Knowledge) since the late 1990s by setting standards for project, program and portfolio management. Leadership: Motivate, influence, coach, and learn.

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How to Pass the Product Owner Certification — PSPO I, PSPO II, and PSPO III

TL; DR: How to Pass the Product Owner Certification —’s PSPO I to III. The first article of this mini-series established that you do not need a certificate to become good at what you do, for example, working as a Scrum Master or Product Owner. Scrum Certification Resources.

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How to claim PDUs after Leading SAFe (SA) training?


Assuming you have a certification with PMI, attending the Leading SAFe session entitles you to 15 PDUs for your PMP & PgMP, and here is how to claim them. PMI Certification. Leadership. If you have PMI_ACP certification, then you are entitled to 9 PDUs as follows.

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Webinar Recap: Transformative Leadership: How to Elevate your Impact with Less Effort and None of the Stress


Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Ravi Raman’s session, Transformative Leadership: How to Elevate your Impact with Less Effort and None of the Stress, being provided by MPUG for the convenience of our members. Leadership is a kind of buzzword.

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7 Surprising Ways a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification Can Benefit Your Career in 2022


However, with the agile adoption rate going from 37% in 2020 to 86% in 2021 , more companies are set to join the bandwagon. . If you’re an aspiring Scrum Master , you will learn what Certified Scrum Master Certification (CSM) is and its benefits. .

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