10 Ways to Enhance Your Career in Project Management

Career Alley

Project Management is considered a stable and secure career choice because organizations will always implement projects and skilled professionals will always be required to handle those projects. Discover Career Opportunities Project Management

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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 Fundraising to Project Management

Career Shifters

“Most days, I felt like I was in the wrong place.”. When Yan Lau took a natural sidestep in her role, little did she know that it would leave her feeling so unfulfilled.

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CV Tips For Project Managers

Career Alley

It is important to make sure that your CV stands out for all of the right reasons. The last thing you want is for it to be an example of what not to put on your CV. Create a Killer Resume and Cover Letter CV Resume

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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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From Customer Services to Project Management

Career Shifters

“I felt like every day I spent at work was wasted.”. Laura Prado found it hard to speak up for herself at work, even though she wasn't stimulated or challenged. But then she found the courage to ask for help. Here's how she discovered the confidence to be herself, and to find work that finally fits

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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

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How Project Management Can Engage Employees


She’s working at 70% because she’s not clear on the specifications of the project she was just assigned to. HR employee engagement Project managementOrganizations have a hand in employee disengagement when they don’t put in the effort to free their people to do what they do best. How Does That Play Out? That analyst you just hired? She’s doing […] Source.

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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.

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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.

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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 109

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.

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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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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

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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.

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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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Bathroom Remodeling Tips For Your Perfect Summer Project

Ms. Career Girl

The post Bathroom Remodeling Tips For Your Perfect Summer Project appeared first on Ms. And with longer days and more daylight, it makes it easier to tackle this project even if it’s just after work.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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PUSH: Productivity at Work: Part 3 – Projects


But sometimes, your co-workers are responsive, you’re doing great, and the project is still bogged down. PUSHing through Obstacles to Project Success. But even the best planned projects with the smartest people get bogged down. Take responsibility and pride in the project.

2012 129

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.

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What Should the Salary of a Project Manager Be?


Project Management is one of the fastest growing professions in the United States, reflected in the fact that the median salary for American PMs is around $105,000. Understanding the Salary of a Project Manager. Do you have Project Managers in your organization?

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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.

No Gene for the Human Spirit: The Genome Project Sucks


The Genome Project. Addressing the issue of DNA and the human genome project , the film portrayed the concept that one’s DNA should determine the course of one’s life and career. The Triumph of the Human Spirit.

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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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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.

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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

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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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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 206

Things All Project Managers Should Know

Corn on the Job

The role of project manager is an indispensable part of a company. Managers are in charge of the planning and execution of a project and take on immense responsibility as a result. Project Management Interview Questions.

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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 – 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.

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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 Plan Your Job Search

Career Realism

Create a job search project plan. Job Search advice career expert job Project searchAre you struggling to stay on top of your job search? Do you need help in prioritizing your time? To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at CAREEREALISM.com.

Project Culture Reflects Management Culture

Hiring Technical People

I have a post, What’s the Culture on Your Project? that discusses the project issues of the Romney campaign. Now, Romney himself may not have hired the project manager. Maybe instead of consultants, you do want to have a small cross-functional project team in-house. If you say, “We have a project retrospective, and continue on,” that’s another kind of culture. But there is a deeper issue.

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?

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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 151

5 Easy Steps to Building Your Life Plan (As Dictated by a Project Manager)


Your life is a project. So who better than a neurotic, contingency-obsessed, ulcer-plagued Project Manager to be your spirit guide? A charter is a little one-page document that defines the purpose and scope of a project. This is true both metaphorically and technically.

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What is the Best Programming Language For Artificial Intelligence Projects?

Imarticus Learning

These features make it an amazing choice for AI projects since it was designed keeping the needs of Artificial Intelligence in mind. The post What is the Best Programming Language For Artificial Intelligence Projects?

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Interview Questions for Project Managers

Hiring Technical People

If you are looking for a project manager, what questions might you ask? Well, it might depend if you are agile, or geographically distributed, or how large a project or program you have. So here are some questions you might use for a facilitative project manager. Sorry, I don’t do command-and-control project managers. How do you know what’s driving the project in your most recent project? Have you ever been on a death-march project?

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