Archive for March 2012

Essential Tips for New Project Managers

Project Managers tend to be a different breed to other managers but many of the skills and qualities required by good managers are the same attributes required by good project managers.  Some of the common responsibilities are to communicate effectively, to motivate your team or department and to ensure the necessary processes and procedures are…

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Delivering Sustainability

You can look up almost any fortune 500 company and find out what their ethics policy or environmental stewardship goals are on their website. How organizations accomplish these goals vary from one to the other. It is widely understood that a culture change  starting at the top and embraced at every level is the only…

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Small Berkshire Business Has Nationwide Impact

Specialist training company Parallel Project Training, based in Reading, has grown in the 3 years since it was formed to dominate the Google search engine rankings for their niche market and seen their turnover increase 10-fold in that time to nearly three-quarters of a million pounds. The company has grown successfully in a time of…

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PMP Podcast Series Launched by Innovative Training Provider

Parallel Project Training has expanded their offering of project management training podcasts with the recent launch of a new series of podcasts aimed at time-strapped project managers preparing for professional exams. This series is specifically designed for those wishing to gain certification from the internationally recognised Project Management Institute (PMI). The beauty of podcasts is…

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Professional Project Managers Choose APM Qualifications

The not-for-profit Association for Project Management (APM) offers a range of highly-regarded qualifications for project management professionals at all stages of their careers. There is the APM Introductory Certificate for those new to project management, or playing a supporting role in corporate projects for the first time, right through to the Practitioner Qualification (APM PQ)…

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Search Engine Optimisation Helps Project Management Training Company Grow To Over £600k In Less Than Three Years

Parallel Project Training credits search engine optimisation (SEO) with their growth as one of the country’s leading project management training providers. Parallel Project Training recognised early on the importance to their success of developing a strong online presence and internet authority. To this end they embarked on an SEO campaign which has helped their turnover grow…

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