5 Project Management Skills to Help You Succeed

Ms. Career Girl

The post 5 Project Management Skills to Help You Succeed appeared first on Ms. Project management is vital for business leaders in any industry, but guiding a project from conception to execution isn’t always straightforward. That’s where strong project management skills come in.

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From Project Management to Events

Career Shifters

“I wanted to create something that would have an impact on the world.”. Georgie Nightingall was going through the motions in her old career. She knew she had more to offer. So, when an idea she'd tested started growing legs, she decided to go for it.

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6 Must-Have Skills for Project Managers

Career Alley

Being a successful Project Manager requires a wide range of skills, talents and experience. Great writing skills, a deep knowledge of technology and an aptitude to manage budgets are all key to Project Management. Career advice Project Managers

2016 180

5 Ways to Conquer Procrastination and Finish Every Project

Ms. Career Girl

When it comes to household projects, everyone faces the same challenge at some point or another. Making plans can feel great, and having a project to accomplish can give you a refreshing sense of purpose, especially if you’re used to being stuck in the same routine.

2017 172

Projecting a Professional Image

Professional Resume Services

You want to project a professional image that is inline with others at the company. By now everyone has heard about people being hired and then either dismissed during the probationary period or shunned to the back room because of tattoos and/or piercings.

2013 151

Showing That You Are Qualified for a New Project

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: What is the best way to show that I am qualified to handle a large, complex project if I have never led a project of considerable scope before? The largest project that I have managed to date is $502K, involving 20 sites. Ask Deb Project Management career management

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6 Must-Have Skills for Project Managers

Career Alley

Being a successful Project Manager requires a wide range of skills, talents and experience. Great writing skills, a deep knowledge of technology and an aptitude to manage budgets are all key to Project Management. Break projects into smaller deliverables and goals.

2014 148

Boosting your Project Management Skills

Corn on the Job

Everyone wants to be better at what they do, and if you’re a project manager, boosting your skills is one of the best ways to make sure you stay sharp and consistently guarantee project success. Here are three pointers to boosting your personal project management skills.

2016 74

5 Tips For Working On A Group Project At Work

Career Realism

5 Tips For Working On A Group Project At Work. Group projects are and have always been, a part of work for most organizations. And in today’s workplace, the complex dynamics of successfully integrating the skills needed demands even more group projects.

2016 95

Three Home Improvement Projects For 2015

Ms. Career Girl

The post Three Home Improvement Projects For 2015 appeared first on Ms. Taking on your own home improvement project is both a challenging and rewarding experience. I am personally in the process of planning a remodeling project for a house that my boyfriend and I are moving into.

2015 138

How Much Detail on a Project Manager’s Résumé

Careers Done Write

My résumé is 5 pages long because of the many projects in my career. In my field it is important to show several details of the project, like budget, type work done, local government involved, and other details. Ask Deb Project Management resume

2013 155

Your Pet Project Is Probably Going to Fail


The successful execution of a project, like the creation of any effective work environment, is reliant on the leadership of the group. In a project’s case, this falls heavily on the Project Manager (PM) and Project Sponsor. Business Change Management HR book review project managmenet project sponsorship…but there might be some things you can do to avoid it.

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Introducing The Professional Independence Project

Career Realism

The Professional Independence Project is a month-long series designed to help you kickstart your journey to becoming more professionally independent. Introducing The Professional Independence Project. Career Advice Career Happiness professional independence project

2014 78

Interview question – what project are you most proud of?

Cube Rules

Whether you’ve had a long or short career, you’re proud of at least one project, one deliverable, or one great collaboration with others on the job, right? You can’t answer with just &# Oh, it was the XYZ project.&# photo credit: h.koppdelaney.

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Get Your Creative Juices Flowing Today with a Creative Project

Ms. Career Girl

If your dread comes from the fact that you are too creative to be stuck behind a desk, following policies, and going to long meetings, it’s time to start a little creative project. Get out there and start your creative project.

2013 138

Implement Agile careers, companies and projects

Career Development Plan

Strategic thinking six 6 processes to keep careers, businesses and projects humming along for great results! Next S and ruthelessresume.com provide professional assistance. Business Growth Career Coach Guidance Course Career Development Career Planning Help me find a career Uncategorized

2014 130

Reddit Users Prove Team Work and Group Projects Can Be Amazing

Evil HR Lady

In school, group projects were always a disaster. But what if there were a group art project and no boss? For April Fool’s Day, Reddit came up with an art project with a twist. To keep reading, click here: Reddit Users Prove Team Work and Group Projects Can Be Amazing.

2017 158

Awesome Career Paths with a Project Management Degree

Ms. Career Girl

I read as many project management 101 articles and books as I could find. 3) When I was self-employed, good project management determined if I was negative or positive with my clients, employees and expenses. Project Coordinator. Environmental Research Project Manager.

2012 199

5 Project Management Skills to Boost Your Career

Career Alley

Managing business projects is a skill that spans a number of career paths and demands a wide range of talents and aptitudes, underpinned by experience and wisdom. Tackle Each Project in an Original way. Career advice Careers Job Search Jobs Project Management Self Improvement skills

2013 177

After the Work Project: Lessons Learned


While your project may have come to an end it is by no means time to put your feet up and take a break. If you want to develop as a project manager then this is the perfect time to look back over the now completed project and review it.

2012 130

Advance Your Career in Project Management Online

Corn on the Job

A lot of people who want to move into management consider project management. If you’re trying to build a career in project management, the internet is one of the best tools at your disposal. But why study project management online ?

2016 79

How to Write a Project Manager Resume

Blue Sky Resumes

We recently added this sample project manager resume to our collection of free resume samples and I want to take you through the resume so you can see how and why it was written this way. If you have to write a resume for a project manager position, this should be a big help.

2017 52

Using A Project Management Degree To Boost Your Career

Career Alley

If you are a project management consultant or project manager, going back to school for a project management degree can make a huge difference in your career. Advantages of Earning a Project Management Degree for Beginners.

2013 155

The Project Management Industry Just Got a Facelift

Water Cooler Wisdom

In a 2016 Fast Track piece , I covered a disconcerting study conducted by The Project Management Institute (PMI). The research illustrated that organizations around the world waste an average of $122 million for every $1 billion spent on projects as a result of poor project management practices. On His Way Out, Obama Saved Project Management. There’s little doubt that PMIAA is a boon for the project management profession.

2017 59

Using Group Projects to Advance Your Career

Career Makeover Coach

Being part of a group project is one way to get more visibility, grow your professional network, and find an opportunity to lead. Building Your Network Leadership Upgrade Your Skills Winning at Work career network professional development Project management tag1 team Team building workLooking for an opportunity to advance your career?

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4 More Tips to Answering Project Management Interview Questions About Metrics

Hiring Technical People

Some of you would like to know how to answer questions about the metrics you can gather and discuss when you look for a job as a project or program manager. On a non-agile project, I ask the project team when the think the project will be done, each week or two. I ask them, “What did you see or hear to make you think the project will meet last week’s date/not meet last week’s date?” I have other measures I can use for projects.

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Sustaining Enthusiasm for a Long-Term Project

Water Cooler Wisdom

Although the Fast Company piece didn’t directly address it, Stern and Chris Hersman, the lead engineer on the New Horizons project, had another intimidating task. How could they bolster their team’s excitement about a project where no immediate payoff was an understatement? Stern and Hersman likely reminded their people that the National Academy of Sciences ranked New Horizons as the space agency’s top priority during an every-10-years survey of its projects.

2016 57

ResumeBear: Kickstarter Funding Projects for College Students

Resume Bear

So it’s no wonder that college students, groups, and even faculty members have flocked to the site to get their projects off the ground. Whether they’re short films, art installations, or even school newspapers, these Kickstarter projects deserve a second look. The Neon Project.

Inspiring Stories: Tim Smit Founder of the Eden Project

Position Ignition

Tim Smit is the Founder of the Eden Project and in this short video he describes his career choices and journey. His dream to create the Eden Project was born. He wanted to be a rock star and worked in the music industry briefly and then he decided to change careers.

2013 149

Résumé Help: Project Account Management Professional

Careers Done Write

” With an update of the format and the addition of a headline and profile, this candidate is on the road to having a more effective résumé For additional tips, read this blog entry, Résumé Help: Project Account Management Professional.

2012 148

Career in Project Management with Business Analysis Certification

Imarticus Learning

You must have heard many discussions on the role of a project manager and that of a business analyst. Irrespective of the debate, one thing is coming out clear, that project management and business analysis are pivotal and strategic roles within an organisation. Project Management’s key focus is on ensuring to create ‘Product, Service, along with the Impact’. The post Career in Project Management with Business Analysis Certification appeared first on Imarticus.

Résumé Help – IT Project Delivery Executive

Careers Done Write

Today’s résumé help looks at an IT executive with strong experience providing professional services and project delivery. George begins his résumé by creating a laundry list of his professional strengths.

2011 155

The Pivotal Role of a Modern Day Digital Project Manager

The Undercover Recruiter

Project management” doesn’t sound like the most glamorous role in the world, and in truth it often isn’t and it can be a thankless task & unrelenting job. The Pivotal Role of a Modern Day Digital Project Manager.

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Project Management: What's Hot for 2017

Water Cooler Wisdom

The Project Management profession is evolving. Just this year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics gave project management its own occupational category, a major sign that Project Managers are more important players than ever. Here, we feature some of the most intriguing Project Management developments heading into 2017, including 3D and virtual reality PM, crowdsourcing, corporate social responsibility, big data, and the rise of DevOps.

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New Person, New Project: Introducing The Daily Runner

Ms. Career Girl

I am nothing like the girl I was 3 years ago. As I reflect back on my life (so far), I noticed that my biggest accomplishments and happiest moments were from 2011 onward. Well, that’s odd. Why 2011?

2013 181

4 Tips for Preparing for a Project or Program Manager Interview

Hiring Technical People

Maybe you also read Six Tips for Answering Project and Program Manager Interview Questions or I nterview Questions for Project Managers and want more detail. If you are a project or program manager and you want to know how to answer these questions, do this: Think about your most recent project or program. Did you help the project meet or beat the desired schedule date? To summarize the four tips: Think about a recent project or program.

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Résumé Help - Scientific Project Management Professional

Careers Done Write

Today we are focused on the curriculum vitae of a project manager who works for a scientific research organization.

Project Management in the 21st Century

Water Cooler Wisdom

Researchers at Portsmouth Business School in the United Kingdom conducted a review of recent academic studies on project management to answer the question: “what components exist across the board in the worldwide practice of 21 st century Project Management and what are some universal challenges that exist?”. Conceptualizing 21 st century projects and project management.

2016 40

Résumé Help – Project & Account Management Professional

Careers Done Write

Today we are taking a look at the résumé of a senior level project manager who is also involved in growing business and managing accounts. Every week, we highlight a portion of a different résumé to help our readers learn how to create a better career document.

2011 148

Resume Help – Financial Information Technology Project Manager

Careers Done Write

He has diverse project management experience and most recently worked on a project in the telecommunication space as a manager. Today’s résumé help is an interesting one. This particular candidate, who we will call Jim, has some excellent skills.