Category: Education

What are Project Milestones?

By Fahad Usmani, PMP®, PMI-RMP® | founder of PM Study Circle and Guest Contributor In today’s blog post, we will talk about “project milestones” and their importance in project management. Let’s start our discussion with a simple real-world example. Imagine you are in 1980 when there was no GPS and you want to take a ...

Questions & Answers with GAC-PMI

A Conversation with Dr. Emad Rahim, of Bellevue University, College of Science and Technology about their Project Management Center of Excellence Dr. Emad Rahim, PMP, CSM., Kotouc Family Endowed Chair, Associate Professor and Program Director of Program Management Education, College of Science and Technology at Bellevue University By: Published by Global Accreditation Center (GAC) of ...

Emerging Trends in Project Management Education – Interview with Dr. Emad Rahim

By Dinis Guarda originally published on IntelligentHQ.com Dr. Emad Rahim is an award-winning entrepreneur, educator, author and community leader. He currently serves as the Endowed Chair for The Project Management Center of Excellence and is ranked as an Associate Professor in the College of Science and Technology at Bellevue University. He is a Fulbright Fellow and ...

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 ...