Free project management certifications

Moira Alexander

Evidence-Based Project Management - a self-paced course that covers which project management strategies, tools and techniques are most effective by analyzing evidence-based research. 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.

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.

Best Strategies for Virtual Team Management

Brad Egeland

I’m very open to our readers sharing their thoughts and hopefully their own strategies for managing skilled resources from afar. Here are a few of my thoughts on the topic… Use code BRADCCPM for 10% off training & certification

CAPM Exam Prep: 7 Sure-Fire Steps To Pass The Certification Test

PM by PM

Or, have you already started preparation for the CAPM certification test? If answer to one of the questions is yes, then this post will help you to prepare exam prep strategy and help you in your studies. CAPM is an entry level project management certification.

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.

Online Certification in Construction Management Program – Is It Worth It?


Is a certification necessary to get into construction management ? However, if the recent trends are anything to go by, a construction management degree or certification have almost become a requirement. Online Certification in Construction – An Overview.

Do You Actually Need a Project Management Certification?


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.

Project Management and Leadership Competencies: A Snapshot

The IIL Blog

Being educated in project management and leadership programs is an important research effort for those making an investment in project management and leadership certifications, credentials, and degrees. By Dr. Willis H. Thomas, PMP, CPT .

This Week in Project Management 8.6.2018

Brad Egeland

Check out some of the interesting things being said and delivered via PM and business strategy this week! and feel free to suggest content through my contact form @ Use code BRADCCPM for 10% off training & certification

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The New Need to be Lifelong Learners

Leading Answers

Books like “ The Lean Startup ” and “ Blue Ocean Strategy ” have become the new how-to guides for people wanting to innovate. Blue Ocean Strategy : How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant, W. Books Certification Leadership Personal Agility

This Week in PM - Top Project Management Articles the Week of 7.23.2018

Brad Egeland

Check out some of the interesting things being said and delivered via PM and business strategy this week! and feel free to suggest content through my contact form @ Use code BRADCCPM for 10% off training and certification

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers


Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep. provides a comprehensive course catalog, covering both core project management concepts and advanced strategies.

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What Is Project Management? A Comprehensive Guide


However, there are several certifications in project management that are well regarded and can help you get jobs in the field. project-management project-manager agile methodology business-strategyProject management plays a role in almost every aspect of our lives.

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


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. Leveraging this strategy is vital considering the project management landscape is always shifting.

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Program Manager Job Description – Plus! Cut & Paste Example

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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4 Ways To Get Your Project Management Career Back On Track This Fall

Project Management Hacks

Jeff Allen, PMP Shares His Perspective On Earning The PMP Certification. Find out how to make the most of that time by using these four strategies to develop your career goals. This strategy is especially powerful once you have a few years of work experience.

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. Every month or so I will be featuring project management, security and business strategy related tools, sites and services that you can check out for free.

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How Eric Got A PM Job (And How You Can Too)

Girl's Guide to PM

I hope you can also relate and learn something from it, especially if you have little real experience as a project manager and/or have the CAPM® certification. Meanwhile, Eric got the CAPM® certification to show his interest, commitment and positive attitude.

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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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How to Unite Enterprise and Project Risk Management

Project Risk Coach

The selection of risk strategies (e.g., Strategic risk management , a critical component of ERM, is the process for identifying, evaluating, and managing risks most critical to achieving an organization’s strategies and goals. Insurance Company Example – Strategy to Projects Map.

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Teambuilding and Idea Development with Lego Serious Play


This person needs to have a LSP certification. By exploring different hypothetical scenarios together, you will learn how your team colleagues tackle problems and, if necessary, you can optimize your own problem-solving strategy. Most people associate Lego with childhood memories or, if you already have children of your own, with very painful encounters between Lego bricks and your feet. What many don’t know is that Lego can also be used as a tool in business: Lego Serious Play.

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The 7 Best Executive Assistant Conferences to Attend in 2019


They return to work with new tools, ideas, strategies, skills and best practices as well as access to onsite PACE certification. These include communication skills, organization techniques, problem-solving strategies, and career management.

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8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018

Musings on Project Management

We love these conference for administrative professionals because they equip you with real-world strategies you need to squeeze even more out of your limited time and energy. 8 Administrative Professional Conferences You Can’t Miss in 2018.

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10 Things New Project Managers Should Know

Girl's Guide to PM

Each project risk will need a management strategy and an action plan. Make sure you understand your project’s benefits and keep checking that they will be achieved and that the project does still align with current business strategy.

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How to Juggle Work With Your PMP Study Plan

Girl's Guide to PM

Treat getting your PMP certification as a mini-project. A better strategy to studying for your PMP exam is to learn something new every day. Compared to getting a project management degree , getting this certificate is a piece of cake!


Arras People

We find that too many people are still seeing PRINCE2 as the defacto – go to – certification for project management.

How to Unite Enterprise and Project Risk Management

Project Risk Coach

The selection of risk strategies (e.g., Strategic risk management , a critical component of ERM, is the process for identifying, evaluating, and managing risks most critical to achieving an organization’s strategies and goals. Insurance Company Example – Strategy to Projects Map.

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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. Your transition plan could actually mean stepping away from PMO entirely for a few years to gain wider business management and more strategy related experience.

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Agile Project Management Methodology Explained


This step is typically performed by the project owner and it defines what the project is, how it will support the overall business strategy, who will benefit from the project and how that will happen. How to get certified: The PMI institute offers certifications for less than $500.

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Girl's Guide to PM

It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it. One of the most successful learning strategies for me has been the gathering and sharing of stories from project and programme managers.

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Course Review: How To Honestly Rate Your Meeting Productivity

Girl's Guide to PM

Boosting productivity makes a difference in being able to achieve your overall strategy. The course also comes with a certificate in case you need to prove to anyone that you’ve been through it. Why rate your meeting productivity?

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Online Training: RapidStart PMO Review

Girl's Guide to PM

Diab is the CEO of Leadership Formation, a consulting firm that focuses on helping organisations with strategy, alignment, execution and people. 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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The 20 Education Venues for Online Master of Project Management

An online master of project management is one of the best investments one has in order to advance his or her certification levels or acquire one. One of the degrees that they offer is Master’s in project Management with a Project Management certificate. Both the program and curriculum refer to The Project Management Body of Knowledge ( PMBoK®-Guide ), as well as serve to fulfill the Project Management Professional ( PMP )® Certification.

The Benefits Of PRINCE2 For Better Projects And Organizations

When you align projects with the organization’s strategy, it’s usually a given you do the same with your methodologies. As a project manager , you can always rely on a PRINCE2® certification to help you develop your skills to further contribute to the project’s continuous needs and processes. Applicants with PRINCE2® certifications have more edge, compared to those who don’t.

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

Online PM Courses

Co-author of Strategies for Project Sponsorship – [link] Practical project management: Has a wide portfolio of professional training certifications & cyber security solutions. #PMOT is the Twitter hashtag used by Project Managers on Twitter.

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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).

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A View from the Top

The Lazy Project Manager

So, failure to deliver ‘X’ will result in a potential fine of ‘Y’, and/or a potential loss in self-certification of ‘Z’ and so on.

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3 Unexpected Benefits of Attending Conferences

Project Bliss

You may think that the only benefits of attending conferences are to gain new knowledge on an area specific to your job title and earning professional certification credits.

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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? What you must remember is that certificates are not everything. The PRINCE2 Certification.

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5 Project Management Groups to Join on LinkedIn


And we’re making it easy for you by listing 5 groups you should plug into now: Project Management 2.0 : This group of 20,127 members is focused on arming its members with the latest tools, strategies and tactics to push the discipline forward in the on-demand economy. Typical discussions in this group revolve around PMP certification, software recommendations, PM methodologies, team and leadership dynamics, and much more.

9 Top Online Project Management Courses (Free & Paid) | Hive


This is one of our favorite online project management courses as it will teach you the basics of project management and prepare you to complete the PMP certification exam. Author’s Note: While the diploma is not aimed to prep you for PMP Certification, it is still worth taking with the quality and quality of materials involved. The course offers comprehensive materials on Project Management and greatly prepare you for your first PMP Certificate.

Farewell to Black Sabbath

The Lazy Project Manager

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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The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


Takeaway: Ensuring strategic alignment, benefits realization, the linkage between strategy formulation and execution, executive sponsorship, hiring the right talent, adopting agile practices, and tackling technology disruption are keys to success. Certification.

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