PRINCE2® Agile Foundation and Practitioner

Techno-PM

What is PRINCE2 Agile? PRINCE2 Agile is a project management process that focuses on delivering projects with high levels of customer satisfaction. You can also use PRINCE2 Agile for small projects and large ones! How Does PRINCE2 Agile Work?

7 Best PRINCE2 Books for 2022 (Including PRINCE2 Agile Books)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This article first appeared at Rebel's Guide to Project Management. The PRINCE2® certification exam is tricky to pass because of the style of objective testing and the number of questions you have to answer. and the partner book: Directing Successful Projects with PRINCE2.

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No to PRINCE2

Arras People

We hold many project management careers clinics every month and we always get asked about developing in project management – especially formal project management qualifications. Here’s the common type of thought we get: I have also considered investing in the PRINCE2 set of qualifications to make me more PM ready and confident but fear investing in the course with no definite sight of returns. Project Management is Your Second Career. PRINCE2

PRINCE2: The Project Management Method Explained

Rebel’s Guide to PM

What is PRINCE2? PRINCE2 is a project management method. It’s structured, and experience-based, created from the lived experience of thousands of project managers and successful projects. PRINCE2 stands for Projects IN a Controlled Environment (Version 2). Change.

Is a PRINCE2 Virtual Classroom For You?

Arras People

She began working as a freelancer in April 2016, providing reward consulting and project management services to clients. Unbeknown to Christine, she had already been working on certain client projects using a PRINCE2 approach , for example using the risk register and issue log. Anyone familiar with the language of PRINCE2 will tell you that the managing of issue and risk registers is a very important part of PRINCE2 project delivery. Meet Christine.

The ‘Ready for Change’ 2017 Roadshow for Project Practitioners

Arras People

SPOCE, the project management training organisation and partners AXELOS and APMG are running three events soon called the ‘Ready for Change’ 2017 Roadshows. Change! It is what underpins all objectives in Project Management approaches. If you or your organisation are being or have been affected by change in any way then this is an event which will be very useful to you. PRINCE2 2017 Update. Change Management.

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Q & A with "The Deep-Space Oddity Project” Author Alexei Kuvshinnikov

Brad Egeland

Along with reading the book and offering the review, I also had a chance to reach out to Mr. Kuvshinnikov for some Q&A on the book and project management in general. One, that learning PRINCE2 can be fun. Managing projects is a job filled with excitement and discovery and I see no reason why learning it needs to be any different. PRINCE2 is all about team work, but PRINCE2 training has a strong focus on individual learning. Now have a look at PRINCE2.

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ITIL for Project Managers – Should you?

Online PM Courses

The ITIL framework is the most widely-used framework of best practices for IT Service Management (ITSM). Many project managers deliver IT components to our projects. Because of that, Project Managers need to be mindful of this in designing our products, delivery, and handover. And, whether you are an IT Project Manager or not, you may find yourself delivering IT in the form of hardware, infrastructure, software, or service processes as a part of your projects.

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Gate Reviews: What Project Managers Need To Know

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Project governance is an important part of project management processes – even if it’s not the most exciting part of getting work done. As a project manager, part of your role is shepherding the work through the project lifecycle. Risk management. Expectation management.

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What Project Managers really need to know about leadership

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Search for project management training on Google and you’ll find lots of courses on the topic. Many refer to APMP, MSP, PRINCE2® or even agile project management. They are the requisite skills of the competent project manager. Managing projects is tough.

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Project Management Trends [2022]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

There’s no denying that project management today looks different to how it did even 5 years ago. Project management trends shape our profession. Change is inevitable – we all know that. How project management is evolving. 10 Project management trends you need to know.

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Understanding the Steps to Developing Your Project Management Career

Arras People

This is a very exciting time for Project Management with the APM Chartership elevating us to be a profession in our own right. So, whether you are starting out fresh in project management or looking to develop your career further, the question remains “How do practitioners develop their project management careers”? Project Management Qualifications. AXELOS – Uses the Best Management Practise toolkit qualifications and are the home of the famous PRINCE2.

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Project Manager Job Description (with free copy+paste examples!)

ProjectManager.com

Project managers are the point person in charge of a specific project or projects within an organization. We regularly feature project management resources to help train PMs to land jobs in the industry or develop better skills in their current role. What Does a Project Manager Do?

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Is Hybrid Really a Popular Project Approach?

Rebel’s Guide to PM

What is hybrid project management? Hybrid project management is a trending topic at the moment. It refers to the tailoring of the project management approach in use to deliver work. Am I a hybrid project manager? I was just trying to be the best project manager I could be.

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Best Books for Women in Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

In this video I share my four favorite books for women in leadership and women in project management positions. Luckily, project management is a pretty flexible role, so if the culture of your workplace supports you, you’ll be able to make the most of that flexibility.

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Project Management Trends [2020]

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Project management is no different: we see trends come and go, or stay with us and develop over time. Recently I’ve been reflecting on what the shifts are and where that is taking us as project managers. And this is a global project management trend.

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How to Become a Project Manager in 2022: 3 Ways to Get A Job (with examples)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This article first appeared at Rebel's Guide to Project Management. But all those high-profile leaders got started in the same way that you can: managing smaller initiatives, practicing their core skills and learning through training and on the job.

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

Inloox

Founded in 1969 in the USA, the Project Management Institute is a global non-profit project management association. The PMBOK guide is a project management guide developed by PMI. Along with PRINCE2 and IPMA , it is one of the world's leading project management approaches.

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Make an impact as a T-Shaped project manager

Rebel’s Guide to PM

But can we apply the same principle to Project Management? What does it mean to be a T-shaped Project Manager? There are different ways to consider T-shaped Project Managers. The first is to judge all Project Manager skills inside the Project Management framework.

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How to Get Into Project Management: 5 PMs Share Their Stories

Rebel’s Guide to PM

There are lots of routes into project management, as I explored recently in an article on how to become a project manager. But reading about what you should do to break into project management isn’t the same as hearing real stories of people who took that leap and got that project management job. Below, I share 5 stories from my book, Project Manager. Each project manager talks about their career journey and how they got into project management.

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Become a PM Pro With These Project Management Courses

Workamajig

The right PM course can change your career. This article shares a list of project management courses to help you learn faster than ever. Are great project managers born or made? Some of the skills you need to be a project manager are innate. If you’re a naturally good communicator and a born leader, you’ll be at home in a project management role. But a huge chunk of project management skills is acquired. 13 Essential Project Management Courses.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

Project management has evolved quickly from a set of principles to a comprehensive domain of knowledge. The sheer number of project management methodologies can boggle your mind, especially if you are unaware of the pros and cons of each. As a result, you might end up choosing the wrong project management methodology, which is one of the main causes of project failure. Top 20 Project Management Methodologies. PRINCE2. Critical Chain Project Management.

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Top 20 Project Management Methodologies & their Scions: Which One You Should Choose & Why?

Taskque

Project management has evolved quickly from a set of principles to a comprehensive domain of knowledge. The sheer number of project management methodologies can boggle your mind, especially if you are unaware of the pros and cons of each. As a result, you might end up choosing the wrong project management methodology, which is one of the main causes of project failure. Top 20 Project Management Methodologies. PRINCE2. Critical Chain Project Management.

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Project Management Trends (2018 Edition)

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This article, Project Management Trends (2018 Edition) , first appeared on Girl's Guide to Project Management. Project management is no different: we see trends come and go, or stay with us and develop over time. Recently I’ve been reflecting on what the shifts are and where that is taking us as project managers. It might happen at pace, and it might feel uncomfortable some of the time, but it’s not truly a sea change in how we run projects.

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The PMO is Dead… Long Live the PMO!

Arras People

Once they were project control offices (PCOs), then they were called project support offices (PSOs), then portfolio and project support offices PPSOs) , and now – mostly project management offices (PMOs). There is also a flurry of others: value management offices (VMOs), and result management offices (RMOs) and even a few change management offices (CMOs). Project management is seen as a strategic competence.

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Brief comparison between MSP 5th edition and MSP 2011 edition

Henny Portman

After nine years there is a new edition of the Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) guide. It’s a best practice so I assume the changes will be incremental and not a revolution. Looks like they embraced my idea to add a quick reference card as I did when writing the official Directing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 guide. Programme management requires a focus on learning, design, and redesign of the progression towards the desired future state.

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PMI-RMP® Certification

Techno-PM

Overview: The Project Management Institute's Registered Risk Manager Program (PMI-RMP®) is a risk management certification for project managers. It focuses on project management for IT professionals. Communications Management. Project management fundamentals.

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Project Management – Where to Find the Jobs

Arras People

Everyday dozens of new project management jobs are created and filled. Projects of all shapes and sizes need to be managed and in many cases that means hiring in a project professional (hurray!). For example: Arras People — Project and programme management roles (of course we’re going to plug it, come on!). Any change in the way that an organisation works is an opportunity for a project management professional. Project Management Professional (PMP).

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Socio political complexity and project management

Susanne Madsen

He captured my attention and taught me something about the different types of complexity and how it relates to project management maturity levels. Stephen Carver is a university lecturer at Cranfield School of Management and also spends much of his time consulting directly with corporations. Because of his ability to bridge the gap between academia and the world of project management practitioners, his insights are well worth listening to.

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

Online PM Courses

#PMOT is the Twitter hashtag used by Project Managers on Twitter. If you want to follow project management conversations on Twitter… Or if you want to keep up with the latest articles, or products… #PMOT is a good tag to follow. It’s not the only tag project managers use. But, as the hook for a roundup of some of my favorite Project Managers of Twitter, #PMOT is as good as any. Project Management People. Project Management: @ PMArticles.

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The Best 53 Project Management Blogs You Should Be Reading

Paymo App

People are gradually becoming more interested in project management as an independent topic and as a possible career. Project management blogs and resources can be a primary source of knowledge, especially if project management (PM) experts contribute to them. To help you save time searching for the best resources, we have thoroughly analyzed more than 300 project management blogs and resource websites. Project Management Software Developers. PRINCE2 Blog.

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The Ultimate List of 41 Free Project Management Templates

Workamajig

Then you need project management templates. A good set of project management templates will make your work easier and more efficient. Why Do You Need Project Management Templates? Think of the last project you had to manage. This is why every project manager usually has a trusted arsenal of project management templates. Using templates not only improves your efficiency, it also brings much-needed standardization to your project management process.

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms

Workamajig

Project management terminology can be complicated. 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. All Project Management Terms.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

Project management is an essential part of every organization. In the long run, it is the project management techniques adopted by managers that either make or break the organization. . How will you know what is the best way to manage your teams ? We bring to you 100+ project management stats you must know to streamline workflow, manage teams efficiently, and ensure successful project execution. Adopting Project Management as a Practise .

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Ten Ways to Solve Dysfunctional Communication Processes

Ganttic

A common problem is that discussions are taking place between different groups of people none of whom have the power to make decisions or change previously agreed decisions. It is crucial for situations involving complex change or when teams are geographically dispersed.

20 Online Training Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

What makes a great project manager? 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. Corporate Education Group presents a variety of individual classes on topics like risk management and project scope, plus PMP exam prep. Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Partner; PRINCE2 Accredited Training Organization. .

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Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

If you’re engaged in project management or your occupation is somehow related to it, you should have an eye for project management terms. We’ve compiled a glossary of essential and the most frequently used project management terms that can be a good assistant for you in your work. . is a project management methodology focused on team communication and feedback rather than strict following rules and scripts. . Configuration Management Plan . Cost Management .

Project Management Glossary: 200+ Terms PMs Frequently Use

Epicflow Blog

If you’re engaged in project management or your occupation is somehow related to it, you should have an eye for project management terms. We’ve compiled a glossary of essential and the most frequently used project management terms that can be a good assistant for you in your work. . is a project management methodology focused on team communication and feedback rather than strict following rules and scripts. . Configuration Management Plan . Cost Management .

The Hidden Cost of Free Project Management Software

Wrike

Even small projects can become complex and require a lot of management oversight. The project manager needs to oversee costs, schedules, and resources, as well as track changes, monitor risks, and report on progress. So it’s no wonder that many people turn to project management software. There are a lot of free project management software options on the market today. Especially if you’re not yet sold on whether or not you even need project management software?

Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 1 – Understanding & Incorporating Agile Project Management

MPUG

Kyle: Hello everyone and welcome to today’s MPUG training series, part one, Understanding and Incorporating Agile Project Management. He’s an accomplished speaker, consultant and educator supporting the project management community for over 25 years. So a lot of times people are like, “Oh my gosh, I’m a waterfall guy or I’m an agile girl,” or, “Hey, listen, I’m a Prince2 person.” It’s okay for those things to change.