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FAQs About PMP Certification

FAQs About PMP Certification

Whether you’ve made up your mind on becoming a certified PMP or you’re just looking to learn a bit more about it, there are tons of questions that you want and need to have answered…

5 Reasons Why You Should Become a PMP

5 Reasons Why You Should Become a PMP

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 […]

Refocusing Your Team

Refocusing Your Team

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 […]

Characteristics of a Good Project Manager

Characteristics of a Good Project Manager

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 […]

What the Heck is a Project Manager?

What the Heck is a Project Manager?

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 […]

Why We’re All Project Managers Now

Why We’re All Project Managers Now

 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 […]

3 Ways to Celebrate International Project Management Day

3 Ways to Celebrate International Project Management Day

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 […]

5 Lessons Healthcare Can Learn From Project Management

5 Lessons Healthcare Can Learn From Project Management

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.

3 Ways to Celebrate International Project Management Day

3 Ways to Celebrate International Project Management Day

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!