What is PMP Certification?

Clarizen

With over 750,000 professionals with Project Management Professional (PMP) certification across the world, the popularity of the diploma is clear, but what exactly is a PMP certification? So, we’ve taken a look at everything you need to know about PMP certification.

Free project management certifications

Moira Alexander

Agile Software Development - goes over fundamental agile concepts to enhance your software development skills. Six Sigma and Lean: Quantitative Tools for Productivity and Quality - covers how to master Six Sigma and Lean fundamentals to improve productivity and quality in your organization and earn a TUM Lean and Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification. The site offers various PM modules and certification.

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? Certification: CAPM®, PMP®.

Project Management Training To Help You Achieve Certification in 2017

Girl's Guide to PM

If your goal this year is to put yourself in that bracket and get studying for a certification, then I’m here to help! Certification: CAPM®, PMP®. Product: PM PrepCast , Agile PrepCast , Exam Simulators. Certification: PMP®, CAPM®, PMI-ACP®. Certification: PMP®.

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Reasons to do a PRINCE2 Certification

Arras People

In this post, guest blogger Simplilearn explore just why PRINCE2 is the most popular project management certification in the UK. There are several project management certifications out there in the market and most people aren’t sure of which certification course to take.

What is a Project Management Certification? And Why Do I Need It?

The IIL Blog

Project Management certification demonstrates an individual’s experience, knowledge, and skill in project management – and in many companies, it’s a requirement for new and current project managers. Questions increase the relevance and value of the certification.

Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

The IIL Blog

By Betsy Kauffman, Organizational Coach, Agile Pi. What is an Agile Product Roadmap? Multiple agile teams can utilize a shared product roadmap. When done well, the Agile product roadmap is the foundation and facilitator of solution delivery.

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PRINCE2 Agile Training: Logical Model Online Training Review

Girl's Guide to PM

Product reviewed: PRINCE2® Agile Bundle (includes exam fee, self-paced online training, support and mock exam). When I did my refresher course for re-certification I studied mainly online and then did a day-long crash course prior to the exam. Training Company: Logical Model.

The Manifesto’s missing link: Valuing agility over agendas

Kiron Bondale

The Manifesto for Agile Software Development gave us four values supported by a dozen guiding principles. But there is one more value which might have helped to avoid some of the failures attributed to agile transformations – agility over agendas.

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Project Management Certification – A guide

Binfire

This article is a guide on how to obtain a project management certification and resources you need to do so. This is a live document and I will update it as we gather more information talking to people who take the certification exam. If you are planning to get a project management certification, this article is for you. There is a lot of studying and preparation involved to get your PM certification. Who needs project management certification?

Agile Prepcast Review - PMI-ACP Certification Course + 21 Contact Hours

Deep Fried Brain

Agile Prepcast Review: The Agile PrepCast is a podcast-based audio-video program for PMI-ACP Certification exam preparation. PMI-ACP certification is gaining popularity as more and more organizations. Agile PMI-ACP Review Video

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Difference Between Agile Project Management and Scrum

Brad Egeland

There has been a rise in the transition of project management, product management and software development teams from traditional Waterfall methodologies to Agile ones. Those who don’t know much about agile, are also unaware of its popular frameworks like Kanban that is used to implement agile software development. Scrum is also the framework of agile for completing complex projects. The scrum master is a facilitator of an agile team. What is Agile?

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Agile Project Management Methodology Explained

Azendoo

T he ultimate purpose of agile project management is to quickly respond to customer needs and market changes. In Project Management, Agile is often referred to in software development, but it can also be applied to other fields. Understanding Agile. The Agile Process.

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PMBOK Guide – 6th Edition gets an Agile Appendix + All new Agile Practice Guide

Leading Answers

Changes for this edition include an Agile Appendix and Agile Introductions to each of the Knowledge Areas. I believe some agile approaches can be used on every project. From August to December last year we wrote the new Agile Practice Guide as a team.

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Project Management Careers Q&A – Becoming a Business Agile Coach

Arras People

I have been in practice with Agile, particularly Scrum, Kanban and XP, and I am looking to become an Agile Coach. I would like to build my expertise in how to coach project managers, CEOs, etc, on how to begin practicing Agile principles when going to clients, collaborating with customers to produce contracts for business more aligned with Agile if possible, and so on. Q&A Project Management Careers agile coach

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PMBOK Guide 6th Edition and Agile Practice Guide - Impacts on Credentials

Leading Answers

On September 6, 2017, the PMI published the new PMBOK® Guide 6 th Edition and the accompanying Agile Practice Guide. As co-author of the PMBOK® Guide agile content and chair of the Agile Practice Guide, it was great to see these projects finally come to fruition.

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How to Get the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification

Guerrilla Project Management

He recently developed The Agile PrepCast – a study tool that helps those who plan to take the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification exam. He recently developed The Agile PrepCast – a study tool that helps those who plan to take the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification exam. Agile in Integration Projects Career Development Podcasts

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Do We Need ‘Agile’ Leadership?

Agile Coach

Yesterday Adriana Girdler and I presented Timeless Leadership at the Toronto Agile Tour. Our intent was to show that everything we need to know about leadership has already been invented, we just need to stop and look around once in a while instead of jumping on the next agile fad.

Agile project management- A tutorial

Binfire

The Agile project management methodology has been used by software engineers and IT professionals for the past sixteen years. But the tide is turning and Agile project management is gaining wide acceptance as a valid process for most projects. History of Agile project management.

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Spend £90 Become PRINCE2 Agile Foundation Qualified

Arras People

PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation has just been launched and April is the month where the certification is piloted with the project management marketplace. You can take the PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course online now, pay no examination fee and receive your certification, all for a price of £90.

Do You Actually Need a Project Management Certification?

ActiveCollab

You’ve probably heard about all sorts of project management certifications and wonder whether it’s worth having one. If you want to manage projects better, certification won’t help you much. The most popular project management certifications. A certification is different from a degree. Certifications, on the other hand, are awarded by professional organizations and focus only on one area. Each certificate is different. Certificates promote bureaucracy.

Agile project management- A tutorial

Binfire

The Agile project management methodology has been used in the software development and IT industry for the past sixteen years, but recently it has gained wide acceptance by many number of industries and organizations. History of Agile project management. Agile Roadmap to value.

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The Extinction of Agile Coaching

Agile Coach

I didn’t renew my contract many months later because I couldn’t see any evidence that this organization was interested in being Agile. Well, I was the Agile Consultant. I was a full-on, Agile stick beating, CSM credential holding fraud with the best of intentions.

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Why I Stopped Going to Agile Events

Agile Coach

This year at Agile and Beyond was the first Agile event I attended since I presented with Declan Whelan at Agile 2015. Then this year at Agile and Beyond, I had a conversation with someone who self-admittedly is new to the Agile world, more or less.

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Dr. Harold Kerzner Q&A: How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum

The IIL Blog

This past November as part of IIL’s IPM Day online conference , Dr. Harold Kerzner delivered a keynote on “ How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum. This appears to be true for continuous improvements in Agile and Scrum activities. AGILE AND SCRUM.

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Project Closure: Your Complete Guide to How to Close-down Your Project

Online PM Courses

Agile. It seems to me that Agile project management is far more interested in the doing than the starting or closing of a project. Therefore, Agile methodologies differ little from traditional, established project management processes in the way they ultimately closed a project down.

Process Reduces Agility? Only on De Minimis Projects

Herding Cats

A popular toss off aphrase in some agile circles is process reduces agility. In this domain today, Agile processes are the basis of engineering those systems. The last four are of course replicas of agile guidance. NoEstimates Agile Estimating Risk

PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

This makes it the most popular experience based agile certification and the credential of choice for hiring managers looking for the rigor of a ISO 17024 backed PMI credential.  Agile Project Management Books Certification Events Planning PMI-ACP Travel

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Conference Updates

Leading Answers

As agile approaches mature and spread beyond software the project management landscape continues to evolve. Agile Project Management Certification Events Leadership Travel

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Got Your CSM, Now What?

Leading Answers

Of course, learning is not tied to credentials, many people are anti-certification and that is an understandable choice. This is not meant to be an exhaustive catalogue of agile credentials rather a thinking or discussion tool for getting the research process started. 

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Project “You” and Project “Two“

Leading Answers

Then, just as we would for planning the acquisition of new skills or certifications, create a plan of action for addressing the areas that need the most work. Agile Project Management Certification Leadership Teams

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

Inloox

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. Agile is the trend “Agile” is one of the biggest buzzwords in project management and other industries at the moment. Everybody talks about agile and everybody wants to be agile. This doesn’t mean that you should replace your current project management methods with agile methods.

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PMI-ACP Training Partner Program

Leading Answers

Agile Project Management Books Certification PMI-ACPWhen I travel I often meet people who say they used my books or other training materials to help them pass their PMI-ACP exam.

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Why PMPs Should Actually Read the PMBOK 6th Edition

Project Risk Coach

I’m glad I got my certification behind me.” PMI conducts Role Delineation Studies for each certification every five to seven years. The Sixth Edition includes current content on agile and other iterative and adaptive practices. Get the Agile Practice Guide.

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Where can you go to talk Gantt charts, work breakdown structures, and Agile workflows to your heart’s content with other project management aficionados? Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep.

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How to Become an IT Project Manager

ProjectManager.com

What About Scrum, Agile and Other Certifications? Jennifer added that some people ask her how Scrum and Agile or other certifications fit in. While it’s true that Scrum and Agile are often thought of in terms of managing IT projects, that’s not always the case.

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Get Ahead Quickly: The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management (Book Review)

Wrike

It also offers guidance on how to engage stakeholders and apply Agile management techniques to your projects. Those looking to earn project management certification can benefit from this read, as the book gives ample preparation tips for PMI ’s Project Management Professional exam.

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Why PMPs Should Actually Read the PMBOK 6th Edition

Project Risk Coach

I’m glad I got my certification behind me.” PMI conducts Role Delineation Studies for each certification every five to seven years. The Sixth Edition includes current content on agile and other iterative and adaptive practices. Get the Agile Practice Guide.

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Four Top Project Management Tools and Services to Check out in May 2018

Brad Egeland

Perhaps you're looking for the best place to start your journey to project management professional (PMP) or similar certification. Feeling lost on what to do with PMP and certification?? Cheetah Learning is not like the other training and certification programs or organizations.

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Project Manager Interview: Dmitriy Nizhebetskiy

Project Bliss

I went to conferences, studied and got my PMP certification. Leigh : Do you believe the PMP certification made a big difference for you? Leigh: Do you believe the PMP certification makes a big difference for others? Any certification helps you systematize a PM approach.

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