Archive for September 2011

Will a £5bn Infrastructure Investment Provide a Boost to Professional Project Management?

The UK government is rumoured to be discussing a £5bn investment in infrastructure investment in projects ranging from road, rail and broadband investment, although not an official plan “B”, the aim is to stimulate economic growth in the UK, without pulling in overseas exports. Treasury Danny Alexander Chief Secretary to the Treasury insists that this…

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Parallel Project Training Joins the Prestigious Group of Organizations Approved by Project Management Institute to Provide Project Management Training

PMI Approved project management courses

Reading, UK – 15 September 2011 Parallel Project Training today announces it is now approved by Project Management Institute to become a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) effective 1st September 2011.   PMI R.E.P.s are educational organizations that have demonstrated that they are capable of providing world-class effective project management training.  Through PMI’s rigorous quality…

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Do Men Make The Best Project Managers?

In any profession where both men and women perform the same roles, they will typically deal with people and problems differently. This is just as true in project management where the style of management can be markedly different between the genders. But are there personality traits in men that make them more successful project managers…

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