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Five Highlights of the 2020 PMI Job Report

Arras People

The Project Management Institute’s (PMI) membership magazine – PM Network – has just released the January issue with a report – 2020 Jobs Report – available for project management practitioners to take a look at (currently only available for members). One thing is clear though, if AI is going to figure highly in the workplace in the very near future, the business strategy and resulting plans need to be in place before any real adoption can start. Project Management PMO report

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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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Online Training: RapidStart PMO Review

Girl's Guide to PM

RapidStart PMO: Online Project Management Training Review. Diab is the CEO of Leadership Formation, a consulting firm that focuses on helping organisations with strategy, alignment, execution and people. He is a former Chair of PMI and has extensive speaking experience around the world. The paid course covers everything you’d need to get a PMO up and running in a few months. Then it talks about aligning the PMO. Workstream 2: Operating the PMO.

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Project Management Careers Q&A – PMO Manager Career Path

Arras People

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. As well you know, there are many different types of PMO in existence so the transition you make will largely depend on this – the culture, context, and the type of services provided by your PMO today. All terms that are associated with great Portfolio PMO leaders.

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Four 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. Is PMP certification a career goal of yours? Certification shows professional dedication. PMP certification isn't easy and it isn't inexpensive. The discussions go back and forth.

Webinar Recap: Want To Be A PMI-ACP? The Primary Steps to Take

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s session, Want To Be A PMI-ACP? If you want to be a PMI-ACP, here are the primary steps to take. Today’s session is eligible for one PMI-PDU and the technical category.

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The Diversity of Project Manager Position Types: How to Choose a Job Among Different Titles

Epicflow Blog

Portfolio Office Analyst works on the creation of a corporate strategy together with senior office executives, examines the project and program interdependency within the portfolio, and reports on the research outcomes to senior management; . PMO Job Titles.

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What Is a PMO? (Infographic)

Wrike

Project management is a discipline loaded with acronyms: PMP, PRINCE2, CPM, WBS, PMBOK, PMI… and about 150 others. Whether or not you’re a project manager by title, one acronym you’re sure to hear more often is PMO. What is PMO?” PMO stands for “project management office.” The percentage of companies with a PMO has nearly doubled since 2000, according to The State of the PMO 2016. . Definition of PMO. Who Needs a PMO? The PMO Director.

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15 Easy Ways to Earn PDUs in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Do you need to earn PDUs to maintain your PMI certification? If you hold a PMP ® , PgMP ® , PfMP ® or PMI-PBA ® certification, you need to earn 60 PDUs every three years. If you hold a CAPM ® certificate, you need to earn 15 PDUs every three years.

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Remembering and Using Your Project Management Training

Strategy Execution | PMO Perspectives

You can check out the PMI one here. There are plenty of courses available – online, classroom, a mix of both (blended) – there are bite-sized, informal learning, longer non-certified and of course professional certifications training too. With project management, there are options to think about in terms of do you need an overarching qualification, such as the PMI PMP , or is it a very specific technical project management skill, such as risk management ?

Know the value of your change

The Lazy Project Manager

Common components of Project Intelligence include: Project Management skills, maturity and certification (from project contributor through to senior project (or program) roles). Project (or Program) Management Office (PMO) activities and focus (supportive, directive, controlling). It should be the representation in projects (and programs) of the competitive strategy that will allow business executives to convert their intentions into reality.

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

It’s a great time to further your education, keep up on your certification and get a chance to rub shoulders with others in your field from all over the world. One of the largest series of conferences for project managers in North America, the Project Summit has industry innovators who help professionals be more productive, and learn best practices, skills and strategies to succeed. Attendees can earn up to 12 PDUs towards their PMP certification. The PMO 2020 Conference.

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The 2021 Project Management Report

Girl's Guide to PM

The top career goal is certification. The top career goal for project managers is gaining a certification. PMI’s Pulse of the Profession 2020 statistics show that only 47% of organizations have a defined career path for project managers.

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Understanding the Steps to Developing Your Project Management Career

Arras People

There are 4 main bodies who provide qualifications, they are: APM – Have a number of certifications as well as releasing the professional charter ChPP earlier this year. APMG – Their certifications are based on tools and techniques such as: agile, change management and benefits management. PMI – Are a not for profit organisation based in the USA.

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Top Reasons to Get PMP Certified

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. Is PMP certification a career goal of yours? Certification shows professional dedication. PMP certification isn't easy and it isn't inexpensive. The discussions go back and forth.

Project Prioritization with Strategic Work Intake

Planview

Most organizations spend time setting up a mission or vision, creating a great strategy, coming up with goals, setting objectives, and discovering what the magnitude of the project will be. There are a lot of good universities that have curriculum as well as the PMI Institute that offers certification in Portfolio Management as well as Project Management.

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#PMOT – Who are the Project Managers on Twitter to Follow?

Online PM Courses

And we mustn’t forget that there are other widely used hashtags in the #PMOT community, like #Agile, #PMO, and #PMP. Co-author of Strategies for Project Sponsorship – [link] Practical project management: ronrosenhead.co.uk. Enthusiastic PMO bod. PMO flashmobber: arraspeople.co.uk. Leadership #PMO #StrategicPlanning Join us: project-management.pm. PMI: @ PMInstitute. PMI’s blog team: @ PMvoices. PMI Madrid-Spain Board of Directors.

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15 Easy-to-Do Types of Professional Development

Girl's Guide to PM

Whether you want to achieve a certification , gain more confidence, build your technical skills or something else – it isn’t going to happen unless you make it happen. Getting a professional certification can help your career – studies like the PMI Project Management Salary Survey (2018) show that certification is directly linked to earning more money and it certainly can’t hurt your employment prospects.

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep. Essentials of Project Management Series – PMI. provides a comprehensive course catalog, covering both core project management concepts and advanced strategies. 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. PMI Knowledge Center.

Project Management Questions I Get Asked Most

Online PM Courses

Should I Join the PMI/APM etc and Take their Qualifications? There's more to membership of PMI, APM, IAPM and other than the qualification, of course. The PMI is the Biggest Player, Globally. But, internationally, there is one association that is bigger, better-known, and more valued by employers: the Project Management Institute (PMI). So, should you seek one of the PMI's qualifications? The PMI. What is a PMO? Strategy and Business change.

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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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Top 10 Project Management Conferences for 2020

Appfluence

Conferences are a key asset for staying updated on the most effective project management tools and strategies and networking with your peers in the project management field. In addition to the speaking line-up, the Resource Planning Summit allows project professionals to connect and share ideas about how to best utilize and optimize enterprise portfolio management strategies. The PMO 2020 Conference. PMI Global Conference 2020.

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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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Project Management Trends: 2018 Topics to Watch

LiquidPlanner

And yet, we had some significant shifts this year, most notably PMI releasing the sixth edition of “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge” ( PMBOK® Guide ), alongside the Agile Practice Guide. It does take a while for practice to catch up with guidance, so expect to see some changes in your PMO soon; we can expect more flexibility with how to apply project management best practice. The much-quoted PMI Talent Gap report states that 15.7

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms

Workamajig

It doesn’t matter whether you’re working towards your PMP certification or simply managing projects casually in your organization, knowing core project management terms always helps. Project management terminology can be complicated.

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Come and join your Tribe at #ThePMTribe

The Lazy Project Manager

Ellis – Colin started his career as a project manager in 1997 and worked his way up through program manager and PMO manager to eventually head up large project departments in the private sector and government in the UK, New Zealand and Australia. She’s the author of the PMI bestselling book, Collaboration Tools for Project Managers (and a bunch of other books). So, what is #ThePMTribe?

Project Management Blog Roundup: The Best of 2021

Ganttic

IT also comes with a number of tools including how-to articles, information related to certifications and much more. As well as giving access to those interested in PMI® Certification. Community leader Margaret Meloni has a background in IT Project Management and PMO Leadership.

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

We were musing on this because Ron has paused his blogging and is rethinking his strategy. It’s apparently targeted at IT PM, but the sections on Managing Projects, Applied Leadership, and Business Acumen speak clearly to PMI’s Talent Triangle. ProjectManagement.com is the PMI’s [LINK-video] community site and the vast number of blogs its members publish here will keep any reader busy. They offer some of the industry-leading certifications, like PSM and PSPO.

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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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20 Online Training Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

We’ve collected 20 online project management training resources for you to sharpen your skills, broaden your knowledge, collect PDUs, and earn notable certificates to advance your career. Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Partner; PRINCE2 Accredited Training Organization. . Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Provider and Registered Consultant Program participant. Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Provider. What makes a great project manager?

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Webinar Recap: Do You Know How to Recover a Project?

MPUG

All of the sessions you watch on demand can be submitted to your webinar history and the live sessions you attend are automatically submitted, and within your history, you could print or download your transcript and certificates of completion, including the one for today. PMO, sorry.

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Webinar Recap: How Innovation & Portfolio Management Office Underpins Corporate Success

MPUG

Today’s session is eligible for 3/4 of a PMI PDU in the strategic category, and the code to claim that is on the screen now. Within your history, you can print or download your training history transcript and certificates of completion including the one for today. Yet, while many companies design great transformation strategies, how good is their delivery? Is it the innovation strategy group? Is it your PMO, individual project managers, or others?

Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

Their is training, certification, and experience that needs to be gained or earned to start leading projects. Many traditional portfolio management solutions are designed for mature PMO’s and include a lot of functionality that teams either don’t use or may not have the sophistication to use successfully. By not overwhelming users with unneeded functionality, early-stage PMO’s can more successfully adopt Acuity PPM software in their company.

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#ThePMTribe: A Community with a Difference

Girl's Guide to PM

I’m a Fellow of the Association for Project Management and I have a number of other degrees and certifications but what’s most relevant to you is that I work with and hear from project managers every day who have similar struggles. He started his career as a project manager in 1997 and worked his way up through program manager and PMO manager to eventually head up large project departments in the private sector and government in the UK, New Zealand and Australia.

Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015

Wrike

Project Management Training & Certification. 89% of high-performing organizations value project management, 81% actively engage sponsors, 57% align projects with business strategy. [6]. Project Management Training & Certification. PM Certification by Department: 37% say their entire IT department is certified. Number of PMI Certified Project Managers: Total Number of PMP credential holders: 607,128. # of CAPM certification holders: 25,060.

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How Charles Byrd Gets It Done: Project Management & Networking Tips

Project Management Hacks

I was then promoted to be a project manager and founded our company’s PMO. From the PMO I earned a promotion to the director level founding and managing the Social Media and Collaboration department. In this project, I knew the marketing campaigns and education strategies would be key. This could be strategy advice, system recommendations, coaching, or simply an introduction to someone else in your network that can help further their goals.

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Webinar recap: Agile Project Management with Microsoft Teams and Planner

MPUG

Today’s session is eligible for 1 PMI PDU in the technical category. Kyle: Within your history, you can print or download your transcript, certificates of completion, including the one for today, and you can access that by logging onto mpug.com. One of the most fascinating things I came across recently, is there was a survey that PMI did a couple years ago, maybe two, three years now, as to what the most used project management tool is today.

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Webinar Recap: Best of Microsoft Inspire 2019

MPUG

Today’s session is eligible for one PMI PDU in the Strategic category and the code for claiming that with PMI is on the screen now. Then, within your history, you can print or download your transcript and certificates of completion. He’s a PMI chapter founder, Microsoft-certified professional and IIL Blue Belt and Orange Belt certified. He is a PMP and holds several Microsoft and six Sigma certifications.

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Webinar Recap: Microsoft Project Do’s, Don’ts, and Cool Customizations

MPUG

PMI PDUs in the technical category and the MPUG activity code for claiming the session was on the screen now. Within your history, you can print or download your transcript, certificates of completion including the one for today. If you’re using project is in a portfolio or PMO, any of the enterprise level projects, consult with your administrator before you just start changing anything in project that you may see here today that you desperately want or desperately need.

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

The IIL Blog

How can Scrum or Kanban (agile methodologies in general) methods fit the existing PMI ® framework (i.e. Having said that, I recommend obtaining the additional certifications as long as they will benefit your career goals. What to do when Executive-Level management doesn’t want to attend education rollout strategies? What if your PMO refuses to adjust its methodology for business needs and only looks at itself first?

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