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Certification, Lifecycles, and Personal Development

March 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

have there benefit for you in terms of enhancing your resume and boosting your knowledge. You need a “certification strategy” that fits with your career strategy, and there are some nuances to consider, one of which is explored here.
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The 25:50:25 Approach to Project Management

March 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

It is one thing to scope out a project and then begin to build a Work Breakdown Structure. It’s another to think in broad terms about whether you are doing the right thing! can help!
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When to Outsource – and Not Lose Your Shirt

February 19th, 2014 · Comments Off

Outsourcing can be a great solution but is not the best solution all the time. Here are some key considerations influencing the .
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How to Brainstorm More Effectively

February 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

I recently stumbled upon a list of 7 levels of thinking that produce greater results for . This may be helpful to you in trying to achieve more effective brainstorming in team meetings and problem solving sessions.
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The Turtle, the Hare, and PMP Certification

January 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

We all know the story of the turtle and the hare, where “slow and steady wins the race.” Well, here is an analogy for project managers.
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Three Triggers Reveal Whether You Need a Certification

December 6th, 2013 · Comments Off

Maybe there is a job you want. Or a particular role or set of activities. Or maybe you just want to
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A PMO Could Be a Great Career Opportunity

November 20th, 2013 · Comments Off

To position yourself for plum future assignments, consider working in a !
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A Case for Agile PM – Poised to Grow?

October 17th, 2013 · Comments Off

There is nothing like a big public failure to stimulating change! could get a real boost!
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Why are business analysis skills important?

October 2nd, 2013 · Comments Off

Are you thinking at all about , or even a [tag-dir]business analysis career[tag-dir]? Here are some important trends to consider.
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Minimizing the Risk of Taking a Risk

September 9th, 2013 · Comments Off

I often here that you can’t get anywhere without taking risks. I am sure you have too! But how do you do that when you cannot afford to “crash and burn!?”
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