A History of PMI & Its Role in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

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. Given its vast influence, it’s important to have a basic understanding of PMI and its history. Quick Facts About PMI. The PMI footprint is huge. A History of PMI. But where did PMI start? The Goals & Standards of PMI.

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Reduce the Risk – Share the Success

International Institute for Learning

By Luigi Morsa , Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager, SII Engineering & IT Risk Management is the act or practice of dealing with risk. Piney, presented at PMI® Global Congress in 2003 (Ref. [3]), PMI® Global Congress 2003—EMEA, The Hague, South Holland, The Netherlands.

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She started her career as an Aerospace Engineer and an Air Force Officer. The Project Management Institute (PMI) selected Michelle as one of the 25 Most Influential Women in Project Management in the World, and only one of two women selected from the training and education industry.

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Coming to Switzerland

The Lazy Project Manager

Working across multiple industries including Manufacturing, Health, Pharmaceuticals, FMCG, Aerospace, HR, Public Sector, Education and Finance.

Divergent-Convergent Paths Process For Conflict Management

International Institute for Learning

By Luigi Morsa – Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager, SII Engineering & IT. is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in Germany at the consultant company SII engineering & IT.

Chess and Business Strategy

International Institute for Learning

is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in Germany at the consultant company SII engineering & IT. By Luigi Morsa, Ph.D. Undoubtedly the chess game is fascinating because it implies deep thinking, strategy, and prediction ability.

WBS and Product Backlog: Siblings or Distant Cousins?

Leading Answers

However, they did not use the term “work breakdown structure” or WBS until 1962 when DoD, NASA and the aerospace industry published a document about PERT that described the WBS approach. The Practice Standard for Work Breakdown Structures WBS is a free download for PMI members. 

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The Calm Before the Project Management Storm

Arras People

About Steve: Steve Wake has worked in the print, automotive, aerospace, defence, insurance and IT industries as a project manager and consultant. Steve has also had to become an accomplished event organiser and chair with his own EVA conference in its 22nd year as well as continued close involvement in the high-profile PMI UK Synergy events, both productions with a reputation for the unusual and innovative.

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How Did I Get Here: A Career Profile of David Lewis, PMP

ProProject Manager

Holding the CAPM credential tells a potential employer you have that training and that you have been tested on that knowledge by PMI. Many are free, available on demand, and PDUs are available and automatically loaded to your PMI account. He is a Marine Corps veteran and has a wide range of experience in both the commercial and aerospace/defense industry. Here’s the latest in my series How Did I Get Here.

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Steve Wake: Reflections on EVA, Silence and To Do Lists

Rebel’s Guide to PM

About Steve: Steve Wake has worked in the print, automotive, aerospace, defence, insurance and IT industries as a project manager and consultant. Steve has also had to become an accomplished event organiser and chair with his own EVA conference in its 21st year as well as continued close involvement in the high profile PMI UK Synergy events, both productions with a reputation for the unusual and innovative. That’s how Ricardo Triana, Chair of the 2014 PMI.

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A New Way to Recognize the Achievements of Project Managers

The IIL Blog

Years ago, many aerospace and defense industry projects were managed using war rooms. The Project Management Institute (PMI) ® Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct should be adhered to and people that abide by the code should be identified and rewarded. People that fail to abide by the PMI ® Code of Ethics Professional Conduct could end up with prison sentences and voluntary admission to the witness protection program. By Harold Kerzner, Ph.D.

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APM Salary and Market Trends Survey 2017 – A Review

Arras People

The last time I reviewed the PMI Earning Power report they had a response rate of over 29,000. This assumption is based upon the fact that the 2 largest sectors are Aerospace and Defence / Construction and the built environment; sectors that came out as 1 and 2 in supporting Chartered status in the 2017 PMBR yet regularly feature at 11 and 7 in terms of sector size in the PMBR (see 2017 PMBR page 3). .

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APM Salary and Market Trends Survey 2017 – A Review

Arras People

The last time I reviewed the PMI Earning Power report they had a response rate of over 29,000. This assumption is based upon the fact that the 2 largest sectors are Aerospace and Defence / Construction and the built environment; sectors that came out as 1 and 2 in supporting Chartered status in the 2017 PMBR yet regularly feature at 11 and 7 in terms of sector size in the PMBR (see 2017 PMBR page 3). .

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Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015

Wrike

Aerospace/. Number of PMI Certified Project Managers: Total Number of PMP credential holders: 607,128. # PMI Agile Certified Practitioner holders: 5,265. [14]. Need up-to-date facts and figures for a project management report, article, or infographic? Browse this collection of project management statistics collected from studies and reports from the past five years.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Overcoming Barriers in Assessing Risk Probabilities,” Tom Kendrick , 2012 PMI Global Congress Proceedings , 2012. Handling Uncertainty in Large Scale Systems with Certainty and Integrity,” Shinya Kikuchi and Vijay Perincherry, “The Flaw of Averages in Project Management,” Philip Fahringer, John Hinton, Marc Thibault, and Sam Savage, PMI Virtual Library, 2011.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Overcoming Barriers in Assessing Risk Probabilities,” Tom Kendrick , 2012 PMI Global Congress Proceedings , 2012. Handling Uncertainty in Large Scale Systems with Certainty and Integrity,” Shinya Kikuchi and Vijay Perincherry, “The Flaw of Averages in Project Management,” Philip Fahringer, John Hinton, Marc Thibault, and Sam Savage, PMI Virtual Library, 2011.

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