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Why I pursued IPMA Certification

IPMA

The internationally acclaimed IPMA 4 level certification system supports the growth of individuals and of organisations as they grapple with increasingly competitive project environments. Why I pursued IPMA Certification? Why I pursued IPMA Certification?

5 practical project management certifications

Moira Alexander

If you’ve decided this is the right career choice for you, the next step is determining which project management certification will work best and offer you not only practical and real-world utilitarianism, but promising job prospects to boot. Many organizations offer project management certifications and weeding through them can be daunting. “ Do you have what it takes to be a project manager? looked at the pros and cons of project management as a career choice.

Mnemonics for PMP and CAPM Certifications

Deep Fried Brain

PMP Study Aids: Does PMP Certification require memorization? PMP and CAPM aspirants use mnemonics heavily to memorize everything from Process Groups to Knowledge Areas, Process Names to ITTO's, CAPM Mnemonics PMP Tips

PMI Membership Benefits: 10 Benefits for PMP Certification Aspirants

Deep Fried Brain

PMI Membership offers great benefits for PMP certification aspirants. What are the benefits of PMI Membership? Unfortunately, most people aren't aware of the benefits that the membership offers. PMI PMI Membership PMP

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PMP Certification: How to get PMP in 6 Steps

Deep Fried Brain

Step-by-step Guide for PMP: The objective of this page is to help jump-start your journey toward PMP certification. There's a plethora of information available about the PMP exam on the internet. Application Contact Hours How To PMI PMP Study Resources

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®. Certification: PMP®, CAPM®, PMI-ACP®. Certification: PMP®. Certification: None particularly.

New Role with RMC Learning Solutions

LeadingAnswers

Agile Project Management Books Certification Events PMI-ACP TravelI have taken on an exciting new part-time role with RMC Learning Solutions as their Agile Practice Lead. I worked with RMC to create my PMI-ACP Exam Prep book and their ACP training offerings. So, I am really looking forward to working with them further. Previously, as a one-person company with a full-time contract job, I had more ideas for books, web sites and articles than I ever had time to develop.

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

80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep. IIL conducts virtual and on-demand courses on topics like project scope, risk management, and Earned Value Management systems, plus prep courses for a variety of certifications.

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PMP and CAPM Certification Exams are Changing

Deep Fried Brain

PMI® has announced the official dates for changing PMP® and their other certification exams. For PMP® particularly, it means that you can take the exam for PMBOK® Guide, 4th edition, announcement CAPM PMBOK PMI PMP

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

Wrike

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.

GPM Certified Project Managers are Making a Difference!

Green Project Management

In 2013, we started the GPM-b certification. She has been an advocate for GPM for four years and recently renewed her certification. One of our first to be certified was Katharine Foley from Ireland. Katharine was a self-study who took our GPM-b exam March 19th, 2013.

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Best Deals on Project Management Courses for May 2016

PM by PM

The deals include discounts, promotions and offers for certification courses, certification preparation content, other project management courses and general project management content.

CAPM Requirements - Do You Meet Them?

Brad Egeland

The CAPM or Certified Associate in Project Management offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI) is an ideal certification for beginning project managers because it allows them to highlight their ability to perform as a project manager without a great deal of experience.

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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.

The Need for Speed

The Lazy Project Manager

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21 Actions You Can Take Right Now To Get PMP Certified

PM for the Masses

So you have been working with projects for a while and have been thinking about getting your PMI certification. Here’s my list of 21 actions you can take right now to get your PMP certification.

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PMI PMP Renewal: How to get 60 PDU's for Re-Certification

Deep Fried Brain

What is PMP Re-Certification? As per PMI's Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR), every PMP needs to re-certify his/her credentials every 3 years. Free PDU PMP Podcast Re-certification Singapore WebinarIn order to re-certify, a PMP needs to.

Starting your journey into 2017 – thinking it from the end

IPMA

Another area of change is the IPMA 4-Level Certification System. With the new IPMA Individual Competence Baseline (IPMA ICB®) and the new regulations, all Certification Bodies need to renew their national regulations and processes. The year 2016 has ended and 2017 has just begun.

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Projects and project management in China

IPMA

PMRC runs since 15 years the IPMA-4-Level-Certification System for Individuals as well as certification systems for organisations and PM Consultants. The People´s Republic of China has a population of over 1.4 billion and this is the world’s most populous country.

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What it Means to be a Digital Project Manager

Wrike

However, there are several courses, books, and certificates you can obtain online to help you stand out against the competition. Check out our blog post on 5 Online Project Management Courses for Beginners for a full list of PM courses and certifications. .

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PMI Credentials – The Last Decade and the Next

LeadingAnswers

The Internet did not start becoming popular until the 1990’s, so information about the PMP certification was shared mainly through periodic journals and newsletters. Figure 2 below shows the credential totals over the last 10 years for all the non -PMP certifications.

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The True Cost of Free Exam Prep. Questions

LeadingAnswers

Most people taking a project management certification exam use sample tests. This is the standard that PMI and many other reputable certification bodies use, such as doctors and teachers. Ask yourself how much your study time is worth, what are you giving up to get this certification?

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. Cornelius Fichtner has helped nearly 25,000 students prepare for the PMP exam with The Project Management PrepCast and offers one of the best PMP exam simulators on the market.

Should I Choose PMI’s PMP?

Arras People

We were talking about PMI’s PMP certification – the article was recently published entitled Is PMP certification necessary for small businesses? Is PMP certification one of them? Is PMP certification equally valuable across diverse industries and team sizes?

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“When will this Software Project Ever Be Done?”

LeadingAnswers

It’s coming and it's going to turn many roles, certifications and in some cases entire companies on their heads. Does this question sound familiar? If you get asked it regularly then you may be part of the mainstream transformation from software projects to products.

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New Role with RMC Learning Solutions

LeadingAnswers

Agile Project Management Books Certification Events PMI-ACP TravelI have taken on an exciting new part-time role with RMC Learning Solutions as their Agile Practice Lead. I worked with RMC to create my PMI-ACP Exam Prep book and their ACP training offerings. So, I am really looking forward to working with them further. Previously, as a one-person company with a full-time contract job, I had more ideas for books, web sites and articles than I ever had time to develop.

All You Want to Know About the Certified ScrumMaster Program and PMI ACP

PM for the Masses

Many of my listeners also write me asking questions about these certifications, more specifically on how to get them, what the requirements are, and whether they need a lot of experience in Agile or Scrum […]. Many of my listeners also write me asking questions about these certifications, more specifically on how to get them, what the requirements are, and whether they need a lot of experience in Agile or Scrum […] Interviews Podcast

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Unbelievable Discounts & Promotions for April 2016

PM by PM

Discounts, Promotional Offers and Announcements on PMP Certification Content PM StudyCoach By Cornelius Fitchner Discount 20% off Regular price $49.99 Price after discount $39.99 What do you get? Virtual coaching sessions 14 recorded coaching sessions and supplemental study materials over a period of ten weeks Start date April 1, 2016 End date April 30, 2016 […]. The post Unbelievable Discounts & Promotions for April 2016 appeared first on PM-by-PM. Project Management

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What You Need to Know About PRINCE2 2017

Arras People

If you are a current PRINCE2 Practitioner, your certificate will remain valid until the end of its five-year period. Axelos announced that there will be a new update to PRINCE2 later this year. The last change, in 2009, had quite a big overhaul, but what about this one?

Project Management Careers Q&A – PMO Manager Career Path

Arras People

There will also be work for you to do in understanding the latest thinking and guidance around Portfolio Management (the latest Thought Leadership pieces from PMI are a crucial place to start, as is the Certification for Portfolio Management ). I’ve been working as a PMO Manager for a number of years now and I want to progress further into portfolio level PMOs, getting involved in strategy execution and generally working at a more senior level.

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Simplilearn PMP Review

PM by PM

Simplilearn PMP Review – PMP Certification Training Course Course: PMP Certification Training Course Price: USD 299 / INR 8,999 (India Price) Contact Hours / PDU: 35 About Simplilearn Simplilearn is a very old and established training company. It is one of the world’s leading certification training providers.

Against all odds – learning from great projectors: Martin Luther

IPMA

Luther opposed with the Theses what he saw as abusive practices by preachers selling plenary indulgences, which were certificates believed to reduce the temporal punishment for sins committed by the purchasers themselves or their loved ones in purgatory.

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Project performance review

IPMA

For example, through IPMA the assessment of an organisation´s competence in managing projects is done by an accredited Certification Body. In a recent publication Alexia Nalewaik and Anthony Mills highlight the importance of performance audits for project success.

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The Essential Project Management Competencies: A 2017 Perspective

Girl'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. Project Management Training To Help You Achieve Certification in 2017 Are you looking to go for a project management certifications this year?

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SPM 030 | Building Trust as a Project Manager with Susanne Madsen

SensiblePM

Obtaining your certification in project management such as the PMP or even the CAPM will go a long way, but more importantly, we must demonstrate our ability to lead projects to success. It is critical for a Project Manager to build trust with their team and other shareholders.

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An Introduction to Operations Management

Wrike

Do O perations Management Jobs Require Training or Certification? . If you’re ready to hit the books, you can find online operations management degree or certification courses online, or complete an online MBA program. .

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The next GAPPS Thought Leadership Forum in Sydney!

IPMA

The next TLF will take place from 13 th to 14 th September 2016. The purpose to link it with IPMA meetings and the AIPM conference is to give people, who are already in Sydney but not involved in a meeting, the opportunity to participate at least for one day.

Tales of an Expert Witness: Sex, Lies, and Video Tape (Part II)

Troubled and Failing Project

Trust relationships, certifications, and standards sound like such a safe harbor. These sound like such great words in a proposal or statement of work. How could you possibly go wrong building a trusted relationship with a customer by committing to follow a standard?

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How the Project Management role is changing (for the better)

Binfire

What is more important – PMI certification or MBA? I was a project manager when Bill Gates was still tinkering in his garage. I watched the birth of Agile and the adoption of Hybrid. I’ve managed multi-million dollar projects and am the founder of a project management software company.

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