Category: Education

Conflict Management in Project Teams

-By Trenton Rankin Conflict management is something that every project manager should be well versed. Regardless of how big or small a project can be, team members might not know each other well. These situations usually result in conflict as pressure builds and project deadlines come into focus throughout the lifecycle. Problems such as these ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Dr. Frank Lee Harper, Jr., PMP, CSM

Recognition that the most effective project managers to leading disruptive transformation programs/projects need leadership and strategic business management skills. The emphasis on technical skills is beginning to take a back seat to the previously mentioned skills.

What is the Value of Agile and Scrum for New Managers? By Tony Ellsworth, MPM, MBA, A-CSM

Agile values were alive and well in the Developer Division of Microsoft. The division is not only implementing regular practices and methodologies of Agile, Scrum, and DevOps for itself, but promoting them for others.

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Tony Ellsworth, MBA A-CSM., TG Scrum Master and IT Project Manager at Kiewit Corporation

Tony Ellsworth, MBA, A-CSM., Scrum Master & Project Manager, Kiewit Technology Group Tony Ellsworth, MBA, A-CSM., is currently a Scrum Master and IT Project Manager at Kiewit Technology Group. As a native to Nebraska Tony has worked with some of the well-known entrepreneurs in the area such as Joe and Pete Ricketts and Candace Gregory.   ...

Empowerment in Project Management

By Dr. Jonathan Schultz, former Chief Academic Officer at Amberton University The concept of empowering individuals in a rapidly changing global business environment can shape the competitive landscape of almost any global market. This is certainly true when considering project management teams within organizations. So, how can we best empower individuals and teams today to ...

Thought Leadership in Project Management: with Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP., Marketing Director at Society for Information Management

Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP Sarabjeet Waraich, PMP., is an energetic … engaging … lively … enthusiastic … inspiring … words that are often used to describe Saby. A speaker with the uncanny ability to look at the normal and see something quite different. Saby shares his life stories and have a fun way to look at ...

Free Online PM Courses

  Here is a list of free offerings on the PMI resource hub include: ProjectManagement.com, an online PMI project management community where project managers from around the world can communicate, participate in discussions, play games, and access a variety of related resources. Standards+ (Beta), the online version of the group's Project Management Body of Knowledge guide and ...

Bellevue’s MPM Degree makes Top 2020 Best Master’s in Project Management Ranking

  Bellevue University's MPM Degree programs is ranked #21 in Top 2020 Best Master's in Project Management Ranking by Guide to Online Schools. With low tuition rates and high average alumni salaries, the following 21 schools offer the best online master's programs in project management. At #1, New York University charges $35,802 per year for their Master ...

PMI Free Online Courses

With COVID-19 quarantines in effect around the world, the Project Management Institute (PMI) is making a wide range of project management training materials available online for free to help at-home workers add to and bolster their skills as companies rethink work processes and procedures. The resources offerings are listed in a COVID-19 Resource Hub that will continue ...

2020 PMP and REP Changes/ Updates

  PMI February Newsletter  The PMP exam and the associated R.E.P. program training are changing – effective 1 July 2020. Starting on that date, the PMP exam will reflect new exam content. What? Every 3 - 5 years, we conduct exhaustive research to understand how the project management profession has progressed, the impact of emerging ...