Archive for April 2010

Parallel Project Training Receives excellent feedback and 100% pass rate on its first project management training courses

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  – Customers enthusiastic about the first few courses from specialist APM training provider – 27 April, 2010: Parallel Project Training, an innovative new specialist training provider in APM project management training and APMP certification, has received outstanding feedback from customers who attended the company’s first training courses in March and April. The exam pass…

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The business case for project management training

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The need for capable and professional project managers is clear to many businesses. With ever increasing complexity, risk and financial implications, modern society demands that projects are undertaken with a clear and apparent expectation that the project not only finishes as planned and to budget, but that any potential hitherto unknown opportunities are converted into…

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What is the value of a PMO?

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David seems to have stirred up a bit of hornets’ nest with his piece about the negative value of the PMO, in project magazine. Having led a couple of PMOs and worked with many I can see the value in David’s arguments. A poorly run PMO can do little or nothing to support the delivery…

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APM Risk Management Level 2 in Manchester

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Do you want to carry out formal risk management? This risk management practitioners course builds on the knowledge gained in our risk management foundation. This event leads to the APM’s Risk Management Level 2 Certificate, which is designed to determine an individual’s knowledge and understanding as well as capability in project risk management, sufficient to allow…

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Measuring Return on Investment in Project Management Training

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Many organisations invest significant time, cost, and management effort in project management training. Project Management is about a team delivering clearly defined objectives to achieve a business benefit. How can we apply the same principles to Project Management Training Programmes? How can we measure the benefits of the project management training? How do we assess…

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