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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Project Manager Career Path vs Scrum Master Career Path

PM Basics

The Scrum Master career path is easier to enter. Let’s review the pros and cons of Project Manager vs Scrum Master. Quite possible to do that you will need to get the Program Management Professional from PMI. Likewise, you may try to get the Portfolio Management Professional from PMI. Keep in mind that you need to find a bigger company to work in because this PMO needs to have enough authority and functions for you to develop as a professional project manager.

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2019

ProjectManager.com

Global Scrum Gathering. The Scrum Alliance offers its annual networking and learning opportunity, with new solutions and tools to help deepen your knowledge of Agile. It features over 1,000 Scrum and Agile practitioners coming together to discuss new ideas, create community collaboration and make connections. Part of a series of national conferences for project managers and business analysts accredited by both PMI and IIBA, where participants can earn PDUs/CDUs.

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

The IIL Blog

This past November as part of IIL’s IPM Day online conference , Dr. Harold Kerzner delivered a keynote on “ How Changes in Project Management Are Supporting Agile and Scrum. This appears to be true for continuous improvements in Agile and Scrum activities. and we are excited to share highlights here, organized in the following categories: Agile and Scrum . AGILE AND SCRUM. Agile and Scrum projects are an exception.

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Capture More Agility by Tailoring Practices

International Institute for Learning

[This post is a sneak preview of Jesse Fewell’s talk at IIL’s Agile & Scrum 2020 Online Conference , and is based on his upcoming book Untapped Agility ]. Ironically, if your PMO, Center of Excellence, or other standards group has defined their process playbook by merely copy-pasting a textbook approach from PMI, from Google, or from Spotify… they are violating the ASNI standard for project management. Agile and Scrum #AgileCon2020 agile agility

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

Global Scrum Gathering. For the agile enthusiast, this scrum gathering takes place twice a year since 2013. There are presentations and interactive sessions led by experts that explore current implementation best practices and creative applications of agile and the scrum framework. The PMO 2020 Conference. Designed for the PMO practitioner, this project management conference focuses on portfolio, program and project offices. PMI EMEA Congress.

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What’s The Future of Project Management? (2020)

Girl's Guide to PM

PMI says that by 2027 employers will need nearly 88 million people in project-related roles. While PMI is an organization for project managers predicting the importance of their own community and you do want to take their figures in context, I do think they have a point.

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Certification Proliferation and Confusion

Leading Answers

Today I discovered 7 different credentials for PMO staff from the same provider. Within the PMI community, people know the CAPM® is a foundational credential and the PfMP® is more advanced. However, outside the PMI the situation is complex and rapidly evolving. Becoming a Certified Scrum Master might sound impressive, but for many people, it merely required attending a two-day class. Agile Project Management Certification PMI-ACP

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

Taskque

Global Scrum Gathering 2020. Get an opportunity to connect with hundreds of Scrum practitioners and enhance your Scrum knowledge by attending the global scrum gathering 2020. Global scrum gathering is all set to take place in New York City from May 11 to 13, 2020. PMO Conference. With more than 600 PMO professionals in attendance, it is one of the largest PMO conferences in the world. PMI EMEA Congress. PMI Global Conference 2020.

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The 18 Most Influential People in Project Management

ProjectManager.com

Lindsay Scott is the director of Manchester, UK-based PMO Learning Limited which is dedicated to helping PMO professionals get the most out of their careers with training and organizational development opportunities. Mike Cohn is a well-recognized author and expert on agile and Scrum project management topics, and the owner of a large and engaged Twitter account with over 42,000 followers. Project management is an increasingly diverse field.

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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. Enthusiastic PMO bod. PMO flashmobber: arraspeople.co.uk. Leadership #PMO #StrategicPlanning Join us: project-management.pm. PMI: @ PMInstitute. PMI’s blog team: @ PMvoices. Scrum Alliance : @ScrumAlliance. SCRUM ALLIANCE® is the largest professional membership organization in the #Agile community: scrumalliance.org.

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The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019- By Role

Arras People

Scrum is the only Agile based certification making an appearance in the top 10. PMO Managers: When cut by those indicating that they operate as PMO Managers the top 10 delivers the table below. The AXELOS stable of certificates (PRINCE2, MSP, MOP etc) has the highest take up in the top 10’s across all role types with a lower uptake of those in the APM’s whilst the PMI (Project Management Institute) record just a single entry at the project manager level.

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Project Management Conferences and Events 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

PMI Singapore Chapter Symposium: Singapore, 20-21 February, 2020. PMI Sweden Passion for Projects: Malmö Live, Sweden 9-10 March 2020. The PMI Sweden is an event with inspiring speakers, professional colleagues, and companies in different sectors gathered with the goal of sharing their knowledge and experience in project, portfolio, and programme management. Global Scrum Gathering: New York, NY, USA, 11-13 May 2020. PMO Conference UK: London, UK, 2-3 June 2020.

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2018 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want To Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

PMI Sweden Passion of Projects: Gothenburg, Sweden 12-13 March 2018. The PMI Sweden is an event with inspiring speakers, professional colleagues, and companies in different sectors gathered with the goal of sharing their knowledge and experience in project, portfolio, and programme management. Global Scrum Gathering: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 16-18 April 2018. I’m not an Agile expert by an means but if Scrum is your wheelhouse, this could be a good event to get to.

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Top 7 Project Management Conferences That Will Make You a Successful Project Manager In 2018

Taskque

Global Scrum Gathering. All scrum masters should start packing their bags and book a flight to Minnesota. Global Scrum Gathering will take place from April 16-18 2018 in Minneapolis Minnesota. Both project managers and product managers can benefit from this conference as it offers lectures on Scrum techniques and also promises coaching and networking opportunities for project managers. PMI EMEA Congress 2018. Berlin will host PMI EMEA from May 7th to 8th 2018.

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

I know many of my readers are professional PMs working within larger PMO structures. Additionally, you should also work on continuing your education; advanced degrees, next level certifications (working on my PMI-ACP now), or simple refresher courses are all on life's menu.

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2017 Project Management Conferences You Won’t Want To Miss

Girl's Guide to PM

The IIPMC is organized by Aryana Industrial and Research Group and PMI. PMI Sweden Passion of Projects: Malmö, Sweden 13-14 March 2017. The PMI Sweden is an event with inspiring speakers, professional colleagues, and companies in different sectors gathered with the goal of sharing their knowledge and experience in project, portfolio, and programme management. Global Scrum Gathering: San Diego, CA, 10-12 April 2017. PMI EMEA Global Congress: Rome, Italy, 1-3 May 2017.

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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. XP, scrum, lean, etc.) You can get to the online course here: The PMO Lifecycle: Building, Running, and Shutting Down.

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

I know many of my readers are professional PMs working within larger PMO structures. Additionally, you should also work on continuing your education; advanced degrees, next level certifications (working on my PMI-ACP now), or simple refresher courses are all on life’s menu.

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Radio Show Transcript - The Man Who Changed My Career - Rob Thomsett - Recorded March 23, 2018

PM That Works

No matter what variation of that whether it's place or know it covens more or just pure scrum is it is a credibly incredibly aligned way of building creative product. Their job is better than scrum. And you guys would have faced this all the time and you would have and you've got this traditional PMO which I'm sure you're familiar with that that has gates and has processes where you've got to insert forms and conform to certain rules before you can move on.

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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?

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The Best Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2018

Wrike

Global Scrum Gathering. Calling all scrum masters! This annual conference offers coaching opportunities and lectures in Scrum techniques for project managers and product owners. PMI Global Conference – North America. PMI ’s annual Global Congress provides insight into current project and business challenges and strategies. PMO Symposium. PMI SeminarsWorld. PMI EMEAl Congress. PMO Conference UK. The Future PMO.

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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. XP, scrum, lean, etc.) Joe Pusz is President of The PMO Squad , a project management consulting firm.

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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?

Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

February 19-21, Sydney — The Seventh PMO Leadership Forum gathers PM experts of different levels to learn successful case studies on determining, evaluating, and broadcasting your PMO value, as well as examine strategies to improve your project delivery and PM processes in general, embrace digital transformation journey, and more. Besides, Smart Scrum Product Ownership workshop will be also held by Jeff Patton and Jeff Gothelf.

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Top Project Management Conferences in 2020

Epicflow Blog

February 19-21, Sydney — The Seventh PMO Leadership Forum gathers PM experts of different levels to learn successful case studies on determining, evaluating, and broadcasting your PMO value, as well as examine strategies to improve your project delivery and PM processes in general, embrace digital transformation journey, and more. Besides, Smart Scrum Product Ownership workshop will be also held by Jeff Patton and Jeff Gothelf.

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The Best Project Management Blogs for 2019

Online PM Courses

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. He specialises in PMO’s and constructive laziness: the former with considerable rigor and the latter with a wry eye. Stefan Wolpers gets deep into Agile, and Scrum in particular.

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10 LinkedIn Groups every Entrepreneur & Project Manager should join

Taskque

Another large group accommodating 370,842 members, where you can discuss anything related to project management including PMP certification, PMBOK PDU, Prince2, software development, CMMI, IEEE, ISO, Six Sigma, Agile, Scrum, ITIL & PMO. PMI Project, Program & Portfolio Management: An Official group of Project Management Institute, this vibrant group boasts over 233,836 members. Starting a business is not everybody’s cup of tea.

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The #1 Challenge in Project Management (According to the Experts)

MavenLink

Morris, PMP, is a certified Scrum Agile Master, Human Behavior Consultant, best-selling author, mentor, and evangelist for project management. I have met with many organizations that state, “We just hired a new PMO manager, now they are not from the Project Management discipline, but we think they will do a good job.” It was a brave decision led by the PMO, but it worked.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

Perhaps one of the most commonly known project management certifications, the Project Management Professional certification, provided by the Project Management Institute (PMI), sets the standards for project management. Scrum certifications. Scrum is an Agile framework that’s often used for product management or for software-industry projects. Scrum.org provides assignments that can certify your Scrum knowledge. Professional Scrum Product Owner. PMI’s PMBOK.

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Project Management Tools and Services to Consider for 2020

Brad Egeland

It doesn’t matter if you work with Scrum, Kanban, traditional Gantt scheduling or a mix, Forecast has it all. 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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20 Online Training Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Partner; PRINCE2 Accredited Training Organization. . Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Provider and Registered Consultant Program participant. Accreditation: PMI Registered Education Provider. Passionate PM has a wide selection of on-demand learning modules for earning PDUs, or enrolling in live online prep courses for the PMI-RMP exam, PMP/CAPM exam, or an accelerated PMP “Exam Cram.”

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Top Project Management Conferences to Attend in 2016

Wrike

Global Scrum Gathering. Scrum experts gather to share their current best practices and creative applications to help your Agile team run more efficiently and effectively. These in-depth seminars hosted by PMI help both novice and experienced project managers advance their careers. PMI Global Congress – North America. PMI’s annual Global Congress provides insight into current project and business challenges and strategies. PMO Symposium.

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#ThePMTribe: A Community with a Difference

Girl's Guide to PM

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. John is a Certified Disciplined Agile Instructor (CDAI), PMI-ACP, Certified Scrum Professional and Certified Scrum Master. Hello, I’m Elizabeth Harrin. Welcome! I’m an author and mentor and I do the job of project managing as well.

How to Create a Proven Project Management Framework

Workamajig

The rules and guidelines are set by an external authority such as PMI or GPM (for PRiSM). In PMBOK, for example, the project initiation stage involves developing a business case, undertaking a feasibility study, and setting up a PMO. Other methodologies you can consider include PRINCE2, Agile, Scrum, Critical Path Method (CPM) and Integrated Project Management (IPM). A well-defined project management framework will bring much-needed order to your projects.

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Webinar Recap: Understanding Dependencies, Leads, and Lags with MS Project

MPUG

Today’s session is eligible for one PMI PDU in the Technical category, and the MPUG Activity Code for claiming is on the screen now. As early as 2009, 2010, nearly 11 years before I was working as a PMO.

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PM Experts on Why Projects Fail – Epicflow Research Part 1

Epicflow Blog

In this article, we share some of the main reasons for failure according to project leaders at IBM, Microsoft, GE Oil & Gas, Bühler Group, ExxonMobil, PMI, and other organizations. Shailendra Medhi , a Scrum Master at Mastek, talks about the impact of bad planning : “Insufficient analysis before starting a project and agreement on the scope of the project also many times ends up in failure. Discussion in PMI Project, Program and Portfolio Management.

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Why the Stage Gate Process will Make You a Better Project Manager

Online PM Courses

The Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) PMBOK 6th Edition: Phase Gate : A review at the end of a phase in which a decision is made to continue to the next phase, to continue with modificatin, or to end a project or program. Senior PMO staff. And let’s not forget that this is where the idea of Scrum has its origins too. The Stage Gate Process gets too little love from Project Managers.

Webinar recap: Agile Project Management with Microsoft Teams and Planner

MPUG

Today’s session is eligible for 1 PMI PDU in the technical category. 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. PMI did a global survey for all PMPs asking what’s the most used project management tool today. Notice I have different plans and this is one I did for PMI.

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Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015

Wrike

Most Popular Agile Tools and Processes: Scrum – 43%. Number of PMI Certified Project Managers: Total Number of PMP credential holders: 607,128. # PMI Agile Certified Practitioner holders: 5,265. [14]. PMO Popularity by Company Size: 61% of small organizations (<$100M) have a PMO. 88% of mid-size companies ($100M-$1B) have a PMO. 90% of large enterprises (>$1B) have a PMO. [16]. PMO Popularity by Industry: Healthcare – 93%.

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