This is a question that a lot of project managers, across various industries ask themselves. Aside from the obvious value and prestige that come along with title of PMP, what other good reasons are there? You will be able to learn new methods and techniques that will help you take your project management skills to […]
As a PM or a certified PMP, you are assigned the task of gathering a team and getting something done in an effective and efficient manner. Now this process to reaching that particular objective can be quite long and strenuous and some may stray. But it’s up to you to ensure that you team stays […]
Many people can claim to be a project manager and sometimes even have the title. But what does it really take to be a good project manager? The experts at The Smart PMP are here to answer that for you. Begin a project manager, especially a certified PMP is not something that just anyone is […]
A quick Google search of “What is a Project Manager?” returns almost 200 Million answers. Let’s break this question down to its simplest form. Let’s start with a Project. Project Project Managers can be found in just about any industry around the world. Everything starts with a Project, and part of the staffing of a […]
Project managers, eh? Can’t live without ‘em but sometimes wish they’d take their Gantt charts and Kanban boards to a less creative project. That’s not to say that creative projects don’t need structure. Far from it–it’s called a creative process for a reason. Creativity needs organization and oversight as much as any discipline but it […]
International Project Management (IPM) Day, created in 2004, is intended to encourage project-based organizations worldwide (or organizations who utilize project management methodologies) to schedule some type of recognition event within their organization. It doesn’t matter what part of the world you are in, or the size of your team or company. Here are 3 great […]
Hospitals these days are driven by regulatory issues surrounding patient care. In understanding project management (PM), I have noticed that much of what is done by practicing physicians fits into standard PM teaching.
Every year on the 1st Thursday of November there are an estimated 15 to 20 million project managers or people working on projects worldwide that should be celebrated!