Announcing Supported Study Groups

Leading Answers

I am piloting a new program for anyone wanting to study for and obtain their PMI-ACP credential. It is a small group, 8-week online book-club / self-study program. Read one chapter of my PMI-ACP Exam Prep book each week.

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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. Quick Facts About PMI. The PMI footprint is huge. PMI Founders.

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The PMI-SP Certification & uCertify Training Course Review

Girl's Guide to PM

What is the PMI-SP Scheduling Certification? PMI-SP® is the PMI Scheduling Professional credential. What are the PMI-SP® Application Requirements? You can apply for PMI-SP if you meet the application requirements. The uCertify PMI-SP Course.

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5 Things You Should Know About the PMI-RMP®

Project Risk Coach

Here are some things you should know about the PMI-RMP. What is the PMI-RMP®? The PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) is a designation offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Why should someone consider becoming a PMI-RMP®? Study Groups.

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5 Reasons to Get Your PMI-RMP® Certification

Project Risk Coach

I recently had a project manager ask me which of the PMI certifications he should pursue. Certainly, the Project Management Professional (PMP) ® and the Project Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) ® certifications supercharged my project management career.

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PMI Education Contact Hours and PDUs: Your Essential Guide

Online PM Courses

The PMI is currently the most widely used source of professional project management accreditation. To win your coveted CAPM, PMP, or PMI-ACP, to will need to chalk up enough education Contact Hours. PMI Contact Hours and PDUs. Achieving a PMI professional qualification.

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3 Steps Foolproof PMP® Study Plan

iZenBridge

Before I give you my 3 steps foolproof PMP® study plan, it is important to understand why we need it in the first place. I have been receiving questions related to PMP® study plan from a long time now. Study the details of each Knowledge area prescribed in PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition.

Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

What if you got a little buzz of guilty pleasure every time you thought about studying for your exam? We can use these systems to make studying more enjoyable and effective. Focus on making the studying enjoyable. So, to help your studies make the process appealing.

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We

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Projectified with PMI Podcast

Arras People

Projectified with PMI is a podcast that delivers insights and perspectives from senior and rising project managers, business leaders in Fortune 500 companies and startups, best-selling authors, top researchers and a wide range of leading-edge thinkers.

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PMI Report: Project Management Job Growth and Talent Gap 2017-2027

Inloox

Reasons for the widening gap The PMI has shown in his latest Pulse of the Profession Report that the project management maturity of organizations is increasing. Job openings in project-oriented sectors Previous studies have predicted the rapid growth of project-related jobs.

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Webinar Recap: PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New? Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG webinar, What’s New With PMI PMBOK Guide’s 7th Edition Standard. This is PMI lingo.

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Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

What if you got a little buzz of guilty pleasure every time you thought about studying for your exam? We can use these systems to make studying more enjoyable and effective. By going out of our way to make studying pleasurable we begin to dread it less, then feel neutral about it, and eventually enjoy it. Focus on making the studying enjoyable. Step it up a notch and form a study group that goes to a good restaurant after every meeting. Certification PMI-ACP

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We   Evolution of the PMI-ACP Credential. Popularity has grown in the PMI-ACP from niche to mainstream with over 20,000 people now holding the credential.

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PMI Report: The Impact of Disruptive Technologies on Project Management

LiquidPlanner

The impact of this digital disruption on organizations and their project management practices is the subject of a new global study by the Project Management Institute (PMI), N ext Practices: Maximizing the Benefits of Disruptive Technologies on Projects.

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Study on status of project managers in 2018

Binfire

In 2016 we did a very small study and surveyed around 100 project managers to find out more about where they work and other details about their work. For 2018 we have done a much more comprehensive study of the project manager’s profession. We could not cover China in this study.

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PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner) Exam Study Material [Updated for 2015]

Deep Fried Brain

Updated for PMI-ACP Exam 2015: I wrote this blog post in Oct 2013 when I was preparing for the PMI-ACP exam. As I was going through process, I was collecting and documenting the list of study. Agile Contact Hours PMI-ACP Sample Questions

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How The PMP Exam is Changing in 2020

Girl's Guide to PM

Every so often PMI carry out an assessment of what a project manager does all day. In the past these have been Role Delineation Studies (RDS). This latest analysis from PMI has shown, as is to be expected, that the project manager’s role has evolved.

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Quality Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

ExamsPM

Quality related questions can be confusing because many of the topics on the exam are not in the PMBOK Guide and because PMI quality philosophy may be different from that of your organization. Some organizations refer to what PMI calls Perform Quality Assurance as quality planning.

Marigrace passed PMP in 12 weeks part-time study, passed 1st time.

ExamsPM

I studied part-time for 10 weeks (mostly weekends), then dedicated full-time for last 2 weeks, and ultimately met my goal to certify by YE2018! What did your study plan look like? How often and how long did you study per day? I studied intensely approx.

How to Create Your Own PMP Study Plan

ExamsPM

Creating a PMP study plan can be very similar to creating a project management plan. Executing: Carry out your study plan. If you are behind schedule, adjust your study plans. The cost savings and free PMBOK make it worthwhile to get your PMI membership.

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PMP Exam Change 2016: New Topics and Study Guidance (Part 2)

Deep Fried Brain

PMP Exam Change 2016 (Part 2): In part 1, we learned about PMI's Role Delineation Study (RDS), PMP Exam Content Outline, PMBOK Guide, and PMP Handbook, and how these influence the PMP Exam. Agile PMP PMP Exam Change 2016 PMP Exam Content Outline PMP Handbook Role Delineation Study (RDS

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Mind Hacks to Make Studying Easier

Leading Answers

What if you got a little buzz of guilty pleasure every time you thought about studying for your exam? Certification PMI-ACPWhat a difference that could make compared to a soul-numbing dread of having to do something you do not enjoy.

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Book Review - PMI-ACP Exam Prep by Mike Griffiths

Deep Fried Brain

For anyone embarking on his/her journey toward the PMI-ACP exam, one of the first hurdle is to get the right study material. Agile PMI-ACP ReviewUnfortunately, there isn't an AgileBOK per se (a reference standard.

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The PMP® Exam is Changing: Here’s What You Need to Know

International Institute of Learning

In June 2019, the Project Management Institute (PMI) ® announced that significant changes are coming to the Project Management Professional (PMP) ® Exam. Many folks ask, why does PMI have to change the exam? Visit PMI’s website regularly to monitor any and all changes.

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How to Get the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification

Guerrilla Project Management

He recently developed The Agile PrepCast – a study tool that helps those who plan to take the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification exam. He recently developed The Agile PrepCast – a study tool that helps those who plan to take the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner Certification exam.

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In Anticipation of PMI Global Congress North America 2012

Wrike

Speaking of the event agenda: this is one of the things that we recently discussed with Paula Jayne White, PMI’s Director, Professional Development. Could you please tell me a bit about your PMI history and your role in organizing the Congress in Vancouver?

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Big challenge: Getting your project team to work as a team!

The Lazy Project Manager

Numerous studies have shown that a project progresses effectively when the team is working on activities that are clearly defined and planned. A guest post by my friends at Genius Project. A project team is a group of people who work together on a project with a common goal.

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July 1, 2020’s PMP® Exam Changes

MPUG

The revised exam, according to PMI, “is evolving, just like the profession.” That’s a major reason why the current PMBOK is insufficient as the only source of study for the exam. PMI has already listed some exam study resources that address the new exam content.

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Risk Response Strategies: Full Roundup

Online PM Courses

They are also also one of the areas of project management practice that the PMI updated in the 6th Edition of its Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK ? ). Up until September 2017, when they published the 6th Edition, PMI documented four strategies in the PMBoK.

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

They can choose either traditional learning in the form of classroom lessons or online courses and study at home. Choose Best Free PM Educational Materials and Courses to Study at Home. It includes online events, study guides, games, podcasts, and courses. .

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The Social Project Manager’s Toolkit

The Lazy Project Manager

A set of concepts, case studies & practical tools & templates that you can use tomorrow to help your projects adopt the ideas behind social project management. Uncategorized apm collaboration Elizabeth Harrin event fapm ipma lazy london peter taylor PMI pmp project scoail

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

Online PM Courses

Major Project Management organizations with Agile Certification programs These include the PMI and other national and international project management professional associations. Study the AgilePM Foundation with OnlinePMCourses This is a high quality and substantial set of qualifications.

New Trends in Online Learning

Leading Answers

Now, with the rise of work from home and homeschooling, the switch to online study has been massively accelerated. Studies on  spaced learning  and skills acquisition show we need to review content multiple times and apply it in various settings to retain it.

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

Leading Answers

On September 6, 2017, the PMI published the new PMBOK® Guide 6 th Edition and the accompanying Agile Practice Guide. However, anyone considering taking their PMP or PMI-ACP is probably wondering if / how these new releases impact their study plans?

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Announcing "Agile Illustrated" Book

Leading Answers

  Using mind-maps, cartoons, and short summaries it covered the agile manifesto, the declaration of interdependence for agile project management, and each of the 7 Domains and 60 Tasks covered in the PMI-ACP exam. Agile Project Management Books Certification Leadership PMI-ACP

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How many licks does it take to get to the centre of a lollipop?

The Lazy Project Manager

“It could be 500; it could be 1,500 … It’s kind of a crude estimate,” study leader Leif Ristroph, a physicist at NYU said. project management answers apm capm ipma lollipop peter taylor PMI pmp project project author project manager project speaker sharing social solutions

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Project Portfolio Management - PMI “Pulse of the Profession” Survey

Keyedin

When the Project Management Institute (PMI) released their “Pulse of the Profession: The High Cost of Low Performance” survey for 2014, I was fascinated by the study’s insights and heartened to see the many places where it validated the KeyedIn Projects “gospel” of effective project portfolio management. The struggle to achieve this is highlighted in the new PMI report. As PMI CEO Mark A.

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Challenging Change

The Lazy Project Manager

You can read more about this at SME www.smeweb.com/sme/how-mismanaging-change-is-the-biggest-risk-of-all – where Peter describes the four-year study by LeadershipIQ.com which found that the number one reason CEO’s got fired was ….

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Project Portfolio Management - PMI “Pulse of the Profession” Survey

Keyedin

When the Project Management Institute (PMI) released their “Pulse of the Profession: The High Cost of Low Performance” survey for 2014, I was fascinated by the study’s insights and heartened to see the many places where it validated the KeyedIn Projects “gospel” of effective project portfolio management. The struggle to achieve this is highlighted in the new PMI report. As PMI CEO Mark A.

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