Category: Project Management

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 ...

Bellevue’s BS in PM Makes 2020 Best Online Project Management Degrees

Bellevue University's BS degree in Project Management is ranked #15 in the 2020 Best Online Project Management Degrees by Guide to Online Schools. The 25 schools on this list are the best value options for obtaining an online bachelor's degree in project management based on alumni salaries and low tuition rates. A degree from Assumption ...

Project Calendar Vs Resource Calendar

  By Fahad Usmani, PMP®, PMI-RMP®, PM Study Circle contributing In project management, we have two calendars to help organize work and resources. These two calendars are: Project calendar Resource calendar These calendars are developed in the planning phase and are updated throughout the project. However, modifications to these calendars are not as frequent as ...

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 ...

Configuration Management vs Change Management

By Guest Contributor: Fahad Usmani Project environments are dynamic and changes are constant in areas like process, planning, or scope. You can group these changes into two categories: Change Management Configuration Management “Change Management” is the first category. Here you manage changes related to project management plans, processes, and baselines. In the second category, you manage ...

10 qualities of a construction project manager

  Guest Contributor: Nutcache A construction project manager is responsible for coordinating all participants involved in the same building project. Not only must he demonstrate his competence in the field of construction, he must also prove that he has well-established human skills. In order to obtain this coveted position within a company, the ideal project ...

Kotouc Family Endowed PM Professor Awarded Honorary PhD

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology 2019 Commencement Speaker and Honorary Doctorate Degree Recipient is Awarded to Syracuse native, Dr. Emad Rahim. The Chicago School of Professional Psychology announced that author Dr. Emad Rahim will deliver the keynote address at its fall commencement. The 2019 commencement ceremony is set for Friday, October 25, 2019, where ...

Types of Project Management Structures

Guest Contributor: Sebastien Boyer, PSPO Content from: nutcache.com An organizational structure could be described as the official line of authority and control within an organization. Project management structures tell us how reporting relationships work in a particular organization. Depending on the environment the organization finds itself operating in, the goals they set for themselves and ...

The Importance of a Baseline Schedule

By: Guest Contributor (projectcubicle.com) Time management is one of the most important processes in project management. It is the discipline of planning and controlling the duration of a project. A baseline schedule is a main project management document that should be created before the project starts. It demonstrates the project execution strategy, key project deliverables, ...