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

Six Sigma: Define and Measure - an introduction to the Six Sigma methodology and DMAIC cycle for process improvement with a focus on the define and measure phases. Project Management Life Cycle - a course on how to apply project management tools, processes, and techniques for the successful execution of a project from initiation to closing. The site offers various PM modules and certification.

Processes and Project Management

Project Health Check

We regard Processes as the bedrock for successful Project Management. And not just our Project Management Processes (Schedule/Cost Management etc) but the technical delivery aspects also. So what's in a Process? What is your experience of Processes? Process Management

Agile Certification: Your Guide to the Large Array of Agile Qualifications

Online PM Courses

Which Agile Certification program should you follow? Classifying the Agile Certification Providers. Major Project Management organizations with Agile Certification programs These include the PMI and other national and international project management professional associations.

Will a Project Management Certification Help Your Career?

LiquidPlanner

The Certification Option. There are also courses run by training companies that will give you a certificate, or you could go the whole way and sign up for a Masters in Project Management at one of the top business schools. Going through the process to become a Fellow of APM in the U.K.

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.

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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.

The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

Arras People

In this guest post, Simplilearn , a global training provider (who are also part of the Arras People training directory), give us an overview of which certifications are the most popular in the UK today. PRINCE2 Certification. How much does the PRINCE2 certification cost in the UK?

Everything You Need to Know About the PMP Certification

Brad Egeland

With that information in hand, if you were to ask us how important the majority professional certifications are today, we’d have to say: Not very. An exception to that rule would be Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.

PMP Certification – Are You Waiting for a Guarantee?

Brad Egeland

Becoming a certified project manager through the Project Management Institute (PMI) and coming out with your project management professional (PMP) certification in hand requires time, money, commitment, and dedication to your profession.

5 Reasons Why PMP Certification Should be on Your List of New Years Resolutions

Brad Egeland

If not then there's still time to add PMP certification to that list if you are a project manager. I can give you five good reasons why certification should be on your list. Project managers with PMP certification earn more. Some employers require certification.

Top 5 Project Management Certifications To Become A Great Project Manager!

The Lazy Project Manager

There are many certification courses for project manager you should do. We here bring the great options in project management certification. Here you can know the various options available in certification and how to continue in your post. PMP certification prerequisites.

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.

How to memorize the 49 processes from PMBOK 6th Edition in under 30 minutes

ExamsPM

The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers certifications that provide project management professionals with both information and credibility. Two of these certifications are the Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM).

New Project Management Training and Certification Option is Changing Lives and PM Careers

Brad Egeland

A new training and certification offering specifically offered only through Cheetah Learning - the worldwide leader in PM training and certification - is changing careers and lives with it's unique focus on PM skills, life changing skills and leadership.

The Best Business Analyst Certifications to Enhance your Career

Arras People

In this guest post, Simplilearn , a global training provider (who are also part of the Arras People training directory), provides an overview of the most popular Business Analyst certification courses in the UK. In this article, we’ve analysed the popular questions of Business Analyst certifications and have answered them for you. Is a Business Analyst Certification Really Worth it? Yes, a Business Analyst certification is definitely worth it.

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

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PMP Application Audit - Step-by-Step Process

Deep Fried Brain

PMI PMP application audit is probably the most feared part of PMP Certification. Most fears are uncalled for and probably stem from the confusion around the audit process. If you understand the. Application FAQ PMI PMP PMP Audit

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.

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. IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW ACQUISITION PROCESS FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS.

What does project management mean to YOU?

Kiron Bondale

Being in the middle of changing roles, the thought process I went through to decide to make a change caused me to revisit a question which I’ve asked myself more than once over the past two decades. ” – Agent Smith Tagged: certifications , improving project management.

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

Online PM Courses

I think it is fair to say that PMBoK has little to say about its ‘Close Project or Phase’ process group, which it describes as: The process of finalizing all activities for the project, phase, or contract.’. There are five activities in the Closing a Project process.

Project “You” and Project “Two“

Leading Answers

Techniques like Value Stream Mapping analyze the value-adding activities and the non-value adding activities to identify queues and waste in our processes that can then be eliminated. So, instead of oiling the process, increasing our capability is a great way to improve output.

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

Leading Answers

The image below depicts the process. Of all the project practices that are in use, (1) the Exam Content Outline acts like a filter (2) that limits what scope goes into the item writing (question writing) process. A lexicon harmonization process is occurring.

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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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Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

These are important since most people give up on the process, not the material. Then, to recall the items or steps in a process in the correct order, we walk through our house again in our mind collecting items from each location. So, to help your studies make the process appealing.

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Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

The IIL Blog

The process to create and periodically update the roadmap generates meaningful conversations that create confident teams who are able to meet their commitments. By Betsy Kauffman, Organizational Coach, Agile Pi. What is an Agile Product Roadmap?

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

Leading Answers

I co-wrote them with Jesse Fewell around this time last year and we have been waiting for the guide to make its way through the PMI standards publication process that includes translation into 11 languages. Agile Project Management Books Certification Events Leadership PMI-ACP

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What Is a Scrum Master? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

ProjectManager.com

The Scrum Master is responsible for ensuring a true Scrum process over the course of a project. They hold together the Scrum framework, facilitating the process for the organization, product owner and Scrum team. ScrumMaster Certification Exam.

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Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

These are important since most people give up on the process, not the material. Then, to recall the items or steps in a process in the correct order, we walk through our house again in our mind collecting items from each location. A 2017 study that used fMRI brain scans, found the spatial processing areas of memory champions were much more active than those in a control group of volunteers. So, to help your studies make the process appealing. Certification PMI-ACP

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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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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.  help ground and orient the decision-making process. Certifications like the PMI-ACP and the ICAgile suite of credentials provide coverage and demonstrate knowledge of these topics.

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Project “You” and Project “Two“

Leading Answers

Techniques like Value Stream Mapping analyze the value-adding activities and the non-value adding activities to identify queues and waste in our processes that can then be eliminated. So, instead of oiling the process, increasing our capability is a great way to improve output. 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.

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

Leading Answers

The image below depicts the process. Of all the project practices that are in use, (1) the Exam Content Outline acts like a filter (2) that limits what scope goes into the item writing (question writing) process. These new publications contain additional content, but until the Exam Content outline is changed through a process called a Role Delineation Study none of the new content will be tested. A lexicon harmonization process is occurring.

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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.

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New Resources Pt 1- Interview with Jeff Furman

Stepping Into Project Management

We start with Jeff Furman and his second edition of the book "The Project Management Answer Book" (second edition) which is a great resource for anyone getting into project management as well as considering about getting the certification. newbies PMI certifications Project Management

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5 Ways to Go from being a Good Project Manager to a Great Project Manager

Brad Egeland

and look at 5 ways their process and methods can take you from being a good project manager to a great project manager. Cheetah Learning are providers of various training and certification programs but perhaps best known as the provider of an excellent PMP certification program that gives you 4 days of incredible and intense training followed immediately by the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam and a guaranteed pass.

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The Million Dollar PM Question.To Certify or Not Certify?

Brad Egeland

Where do you stand on the topic of project management certification as a way to be the best, show you're the best, and give yourself the best chance at project success and project customer satisfaction? Is PMP certification a career goal of yours? But certification gives a validation you can't easily show in any other way – there is no question about that. So let's consider 5 advantages to obtaining PMP certification.

What Is a Project Analyst?

ProjectManager.com

They help gather, analyze and communicate requirements and changes to business processes, policies, etc. Once you’ve acquired the position, you can better your chances of advancement by getting some certification. Project Analyst Certification. Projects can be complex endeavors.

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5 Things You Should Know About the PMI-RMP®

Project Risk Coach

The PMI-RMP certification process greatly enhanced my knowledge and skills and prepared me to better serve as the Director of Enterprise Risk Management for a large property and casualty insurance company. The certification exam has 170 multiple-choice questions and you have 3.5

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Presenting Your Value in the Project Management Jobs Market

Arras People

Certifications. Project management certifications bring you up to a required level but they don’t prove you can do it. As mentioned before, it’s a combination of certifications, skills, knowledge and experience.

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Program Manager Job Description – Plus! Cut & Paste Example

ProjectManager.com

Education and Certification for Program Managers. The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers the Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification. Certification notes that they’re result-oriented and that those results align with the strategic goals of the organizations.

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The 11 Best Project Management Online Courses

Azendoo

Different approaches to project management have been developed over time, and proper training and certifications are fundamental if you really want to accomplish your project with success. After that, why not go ahead and get full Project Management certification too?

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