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Benefits of PMP Certification: 9 Questions to Determine if PMP Certification is Right for You

By | Posted Jul 31, 2014

AMA conducted a survey to research the career benefits of getting the PMP. Here are the results to the question: […]

3 Words That Can Rescue a Failing Project: What Project Managers Can Learn from Mandela

By | Posted Jul 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

The minute something goes wrong on a project or in the company we look for the person at fault and remove or demote them. Learn what 3 words from the late Nelson Mandela can change your company’s culture and improve the success rate of your projects.

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Eleven Key Traits for Turning Project Vision into Value

By | Posted Jun 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

The goal of any successful Project manager is to deliver project value. A project is nothing more than a vehicle […]

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Aligning Project Management to Evolving Business Strategy and Priorities

By | Posted May 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Recent articles published by both Harvard and Stanford indicate that organizations should revisit business priorities and objectives more frequently, and […]

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4 Simple Actions to Keep Your Project (and You) Out of Court

By | Posted Mar 5, 2014 | 2 Comments

It was a rough project management day to deal with and you are glad it is over. People around the […]

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Planning for Project Success: Laying the Foundation

By | Posted Jan 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

We all want our projects to succeed. Success, though, is elusive to organizations that fail to properly define where they […]

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Planning for Project Success: Learning from Experience

By | Posted Jan 8, 2014

Success: Part strategy, part people, part methodology, and some luck thrown in for good measure. Considering we have no control […]

project support

Gain Project Support from Leery Stakeholders

By | Posted Dec 18, 2013

Project support success is more likely to occur with an active involvement from your sponsor and key stakeholders. Projects stakeholders […]

project leadership

7 Leadership Techniques to Avoid Failed Projects

By | Posted Dec 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

With all the drive to create certifications, the project management world has tried to define itself as a science solely […]

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5 Project Management Techniques to Avoid Project Failure

By | Posted Dec 4, 2013 | 3 Comments

Failure is everywhere. Daily brings more headline news of some project that has had huge cost over runs, is missing […]

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Agile Project Management Trumps Traditional Methods

By | Posted Nov 18, 2013

Many project managers resist using agile project management techniques because they feel that agile teams cannot guarantee what will be […]

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Risk Management: Extracting Value out of Uncertainty

By | Posted Aug 22, 2013

Project management usually entails a portion of risk management within its elements, which often prompts the question, what is risk management? Risk management can be used to extract value out of a risk situation based on your investment. Downside risk, is the likelihood of a negative outcome from an uncertain event or condition, and upside risk is the likelihood of a positive outcome. Let’s take a closer look at what forms of risk can be addressed…

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