Archive for May 2011

Improving Project Communication Drives Move to APM Methodology For Client Projects

– Parallel Project Training supports and develops professional project managers in achieving enhanced project communications – Reading, UK. 26 May 2011: Recent project management training courses held in Reading and Swindon are being credited with improving communications in major client projects and enabling clients to understand the wider context of decisions that are being taken.…

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APMP_Distance_Learning_Course

APMP Project Management Distance Learning overview from Parallel Project Training We will support you all the way during your course with the following materials. Our highly acclaimed printed study guide with 275 pages, 75 high quality figures, sample exam questions and exam hints and tips. Eight on-line e-learning modules which are closely integrated with the…

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The Importance of Project Meetings

Meetings are an essential part of any project – how well they are managed is critical to the success of the project and yet many stakeholders and team members see project meetings as an interruption to their real work and a waste of valuable time. Project meetings vary considerably depending on the organisation and the…

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Invitation from the APM Thames Valley Branch

The committee of APM Thames Valley Branch would like to invite you to join them at an afternoon meeting designed for Heads of project and programme management within our corporate membership and other organisations with a strong interest in developing professional standards within their project management community. APM has now launched its pan-sector standard for…

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Project Management Academy Established As The Route To Successful Projects

– Parallel Project Training emphasises the importance of continuously developing project managers – Reading, UK. 6 May 2011: A Project Management Academy has been established by innovative training company Parallel Project Training in recognition of the importance to successful projects of developing individual project managers. This follows in the footsteps of organisations such as NASA…

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What Level of APM Qualification / Standard is Right for me? APM IC, APMP, APM PQ or APM RPP?

APM Introductory Certificate APMP APM PQ APM Registered Project Professional (really a standard not a qualification) Who is it for? (Extracts from the APM website) No prior knowledge or experience is required for this qualification which will offer the individual the knowledge to make a positive contribution to any project. APMP is aimed at those wishing to achieve a…

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Will APMP Training Improve My Project Management Skills?

The APMP is a foundation level qualification from the Association for Project Management. It includes a three hour written paper on the theory of project management. As such it primarily seeks to improve and evaluate your knowledge of project management. Typical questions might include Describe the typical roles in a project? Explain the factors that…

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