Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. Another thing I appreciate about Kiron is that he not only is a Project Management Professional (PMP), he is certified as a Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP), along with other certifications. Cornelius provides many resources for helping project managers prepare for the PMP PMI-ACP, and CAPM exams.

Seven Project Management Influencers to Watch

Project Risk Coach

Perhaps these individuals are influencing you through a blog, online videos, online courses, or books. Grab a cup of coffee as I share seven influencers that I follow. Another thing I appreciate about Kiron is that he not only is a Project Management Professional (PMP), he is certified as a Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP), along with other certifications. Cornelius provides many resources for helping project managers prepare for the PMP PMI-ACP, and CAPM exams.

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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. As an organization, it offers training and certification in project management, and it reports regularly on industry trends. Given its vast influence, it’s important to have a basic understanding of PMI and its history. Quick Facts About PMI.

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Earning Leadership PDUs for PMIs Certification

iZenBridge

Once you earn these leadership PDUs, you can apply them to PMP® certification or any other PMIs certification renewal. In this blog, I am sharing tips to earn PDUs for all PMIs certificates under the Leadership category. Influencing. PMP® Certification.

The PMI Talent Triangle: A Guide [for members and non-members]

Online PM Courses

The PMI Talent Triangle is a simple tool that reminds us all about the value of a broad range of professional skills. The most succinct – and possibly best known – articulation of that full range of capabilities is the PMI’s Project Management Talent Triangle. Just a Moment… Who or What is the PMI? If you don’t know who or what the Project Management Institute (PMI) is, take a look at this video before reading on. Influencing.

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PMI’s Pulse of the Profession 2020: Creating a Future-Oriented Project Management Culture

Inloox

The Project Management Institute (PMI) has been conducting surveys, questioning international organizations and project managers on a regular basis since 2006. Source: PMI 2020 Pulse of the Profession Report, page 2 The new decade calls for a paradigm shift in project management.

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How to Start a Career in Project Management: Answers to FAQ

Epicflow Blog

According to PMI’s Job Growth and Talent Gap in Project Management 2017-2027 , organizations’ need for project talent has significantly increased since their previous investigation in 2008. What Are the Best Certifications for a PM and How Much Do They Cost?

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

iZenBridge

Actually his main concern was – Am I eligible for PMP® certification as my designation is not Project Manager? Actually, instead of designation, PMI considers your role in leading and directing the project.

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Project Management and Leadership Competencies: A Snapshot

The IIL Blog

The Project Management Institute (PMI) ® Talent Triangle ® has addressed the need for project leadership competencies. The PMI Talent Triangle. (1) Use tools such as Power and Influence Grid. Formalized programs and academic infrastructure for project leadership has been established by PMI ® to provide sound guidance on the recommended approach. The PMI website provides information about GAC and the 100+ degree programs that have promoted. By Dr. Willis H.

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. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials? If so, be more influenced by content and quality rather than recognition and opportunity.

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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. However, anyone considering taking their PMP or PMI-ACP is probably wondering if / how these new releases impact their study plans? Since while the PMBOK® Guide sees some significant changes such as a new appendix on the use of “Agile, adaptive, iterative and hybrid approaches” the Exam Content Outlines for the PMP and PMI-ACP are not changing anytime soon.

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

Online PM Courses

The PMI’s PMBoK® 6th Edition. You’ll need to create a record of project acceptance, which is usually referred to as either a ‘Handover Certificate’ or an ‘Acceptance Certificate’ Review. That way, you can influence the timing and manner of their leaving. Project closure is often viewed as an afterthought by Project Managers: We’re done, let’s run.’ ’ But projects can become like a dripping tap.

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. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials? If so, be more influenced by content and quality rather than recognition and opportunity.

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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. However, anyone considering taking their PMP or PMI-ACP is probably wondering if / how these new releases impact their study plans? Since while the PMBOK® Guide sees some significant changes such as a new appendix on the use of “Agile, adaptive, iterative and hybrid approaches” the Exam Content Outlines for the PMP and PMI-ACP are not changing anytime soon.

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How to Earn Leadership PDUs for PMP Renewal in 2020

Girl'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. The table below shows how many Leadership PDUs are required for each PMI certification.

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

Inloox

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.

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Farewell to Black Sabbath

The Lazy Project Manager

You may not like the music, but no one can deny what they have achieved or how many other musicians they have influenced over the many years that they have been around. Yes, of course, 100% of projects are still not successful (and probably never will be) but project health is so much better these days in general and much of this is to do with the investment in project managers (training, support, certification etc) – the days of the ‘Non-Accidental Project Manager’ are definitely with us.

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Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Aspirant’s Definitive Guide to PMP® Exam Changes 2021

iZenBridge

In June 2019, PMI Certification has released a new PMP® certification content outline. Based on research by PMI, the following are some highlights to see how project management profession has progressed: 1. PMI observed areas mentioned above, which have been progressed.

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The Grateful Agile Leader

International Institute for Learning

By Susan Parente, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CSPO, PSM I, CISSP, CRISC, PMI-RMP, RESILIA, ITIL, GL®CP, MS Eng. Both Servant Leadership, as well as Grateful Leadership allow one to influence without authority.

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9 Essential Project Management Competencies

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 project management competencies I need to succeed. Influencing and negotiating. As such, sometimes we need to use our influence to support project success.

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How To Become A Project Manager: The Ultimate Guide

Project Bliss

Leadership skills such as consensus building, motivating teams , influencing team members and stakeholders will all serve you well as a project manager. . Project Management Certifications. And you can move into project management and then decide if you want to pursue certification.

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HBR Project Management Handbook [Review]

Girl's Guide to PM

Written by past PMI Chair and PM champion Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez , the book’s goal is to elevate project management competencies to management levels.

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Do Agile Project Managers Need to Be Certified?

Wrike

Agile Project Management Certification. Other organizations, like the Agile Alliance , have offered their own agile certifications before. But the Project Management Institute, with more than half a million members and credential holders in 185 countries, is definitely the most influential organization in the project management space, so it’s pleasing to see PMI now officially recognizing agile as a significant and undeniable trend in project management.

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Top 8 Challenges All Project Managers Face at Work

PM Basics

You need to manage people, but you don’t have influence or authority over them. You don’t get a pause from your responsibilities to get a PMP Certification. None of the certifications prepares you for the real-world responsibilities of a PM). The exam for PMI’s PMP is tough.

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Compendium of Works to Increase Probability of Project Success

Herding Cats

But each method needs to be based on 5 Immutable principles to be successful, no matter the domain or context, PMI Spring Seminar , 2012, Austin TX. Five Immutable Principles of Digital Transformation Project Success - PMI San Diego Chapter , 11 July 2018. Successful Digital Transformation Starts with a well defined Executable Strategy for Success - PMI San Diego Chapter , 11 July 2018. PMI Lakeshore Ontario Chapter , 27 October 2018. PMI Workshops and Conferences.

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

Girl's Guide to PM

The career advice I give most often is to check out job adverts for roles in the industry you’d like to work in, and see what certifications or requirements they are looking for. Consider project management certifications. “In

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14 Common Project Risks (+ more)

Girl's Guide to PM

The PMI definition of risk is: “an uncertain event or condition that, if it occurs, has a positive or negative effect on a project’s objectives.”. As such, you may have a bit more influence on these if appropriate actions are taken early. Risks matter.

Project Management Prepcast Review [2019]

Girl's Guide to PM

It’s possible that “settling in period” might influence how you feel and perform in the exam. His company is a Registered Education Provider for PMI, so you know the course has been vetted and is top quality. And most importantly: A 35 contact hour certificate! Taking the PMI-ACP exam ? The course content has been designed by PMP® certificate holders. Social media has been awash with info on the changes to the PMP exam that take effect in December.

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

Taskque

It will also shed light on how project managers can deliver value in today’s dynamic world and help project managers uplift their status from facilitators to influencers. PMI EMEA Congress. PMI EMEA Congress will be held in Prague, Czechia, 14-16 June 2020. Students and retirees can enjoy a 50% discount if they are already a member of PMI. PMI Global Conference 2020. PMI is the largest association of project management professionals.

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Management Training Programs to Consider in 2019

Appfluence

The Dale Carnegie Leadership Training for Managers builds off of the wildly successful methods that can be found in the Carnegie’s timeless book, How to Win Friends and Influence People. PMI Strategic and Business Management Courses. Whether you are interested in becoming better at change management, conflict resolution, or decision making, PMI has got your covered. Certifications. BPM Certifications. AMA Certificate in Analytical Skills.

Come and join your Tribe at #ThePMTribe

The Lazy Project Manager

It is a collaborative community with six of the brightest minds in Project Management leading discussions and sharing ideas to help you solve your challenges, increase your influence and accelerate your career! So, what is #ThePMTribe?

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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. Influencing and negotiating. Overcoming Imposter Syndrome: The Video This is the video taken of me giving my Imposter Syndrome presentation at PMI Synergy. 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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How To Motivate Your Project Team

Girl's Guide to PM

Modelling is the reason we don’t want our children to hang out with “the wrong sort of influence” and it is the reason we want them to hang out with “the right sort of people”. And three times a year I teach an ICF approved coach training course through the Center for Coaching Certification. The courses are all eligible for PMI PDUs which is great! Ruth Pearce knows everything there is to know about motivating your project team. She’s even written the book on it.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it.

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How Did I Get Here? A Career Profile of Mary Rownd, ACP

ProProject Manager

The marketing industry was changing fast due to the impact and influence of the Internet and technology. The PMI-ACP helps me. Also, companies are looking for project managers with agile experience and my certification validates my knowledge and experience. Also, join the local PMI community or project manager Meetup groups. Welcome to Mary Rownd! Mary’s story is the latest in our series “How Did I Get Here?”

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

Binfire

Today’s project manager requires the Emotional Intelligence to influence, empower and mentor team member without the benefit of face-to-face meetings. . 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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Ask a Project Manager: How to Find an International PM Job

LiquidPlanner

I’ve been spending a fair amount of time looking at what is going to be new and while there’s nothing particularly radical, there are some technical changes within the processes that will no doubt influence the questions you are likely to see. Personally, I think the new version of the guidance from PMI is better. Dear Elizabeth: I have been working in project management across several industries for several years – although not formally as a ‘Project Manager’.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

How to become a project manager- education and the most important PM certificates you can get out there. Certifications. Are project management certificates still worth it? As you advance in your career you’ll either feel the need to certify your project management knowledge or you’ll be asked by your employer to get a certificate. Having a PM certificate is a plus, but extensive knowledge and experience in the field matter more for a project’s success.

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Knowing PMP® Exam ITTO (Inputs, Tools, Techniques and Outputs) – PMBOK® Guide

iZenBridge

In this blog, I am addressing ways to overcome fear by giving tips on how to learn PMP® certification input-output. How to memorize PMP® Certification Inputs and Outputs? How to memorize PMP® Certification Inputs and Outputs?

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it.

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