Securing a Promotion as a Project Manager

securing a promotion as a project manager

Do you feel like your career has hit a roadblock? Many people experience that moment at some point in their career when they feel like they are not progressing and cannot understand why they are not being considered for a promotion. Does this sound familiar? As a project manager, there are always ways for you…

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Why Are Changes Required on Well-Planned Projects?

project changes

Projects by their nature are delivering something new – that could be a major product such as a building, road or bridge, or a small product such as an advanced technology gadget; it could also be a new business service or a new business process. The point is that projects are not business as usual…

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100 Project Management tips you can’t do without

100 Project Management Tips for project managers

No matter whether you are new to project management or you have handled many projects over the years, life as a project manager is ever-changing and you should never stop learning. With that in mind, read on for 100 project management tips that can help you to be more successful in your role.   1.…

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11 Reasons To Love Being A Project Manager

tools for project management

If you’ve lost your enthusiasm for project management and need reminding of all the reasons you started this career in the first place, these 11 reasons should help you. As a PM, there are probably plenty of reasons you can list as to why you love your job. To have a job that is so…

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Chartered Project Professional Part Four – Knowledge, Professional Practice and Advanced Knowledge

Advanced Technical Knowlege

The Chartered Project Professional Standard requires that applicants demonstrate that they have ‘The required breadth of project experience to meet the requirements of ten mandatory and two elective competences and have an advanced technical knowledge and are able to confidently evaluate and analyse theory of current practices and methods’. Routes one and two permit you…

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The A to Z of project management terminology

Project management is one of the rare type of careers in which you can work in any sector of business, from finance and software development to construction and retail. Every type of business requires good project managers and large organisations of every kind understand the advantages of project management. If you are considering it as…

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Chartered Project Professional Part Two – Understand what needs to go into a project overview

Write you Chartered Project Professional Project Profiles

The Chartered Project Professional Standard requires that applicants provide a number of ‘project statements’ that they can use when describing their competency later in their application. It’s not altogether clear how many you should write up from the application guidance as some of the earlier narrative is a bit ambiguous. It is clarified later however and…

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