The New ISO 21500:2012 Guide to Project Management

The New ISO 21500:2012 Guide to Project Management

A new guide by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for project management was finalized and published.  It is listed as the “ISO 21500:2012 –…

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PMI's 2012 "Pulse of the Profession" Report

PMI’s 2012 “Pulse of the Profession” Report

A report just released by PMI on the “Pulse of the Profession” was conducted starting in August 2012 from a representative sample of 1,239 practitioners…

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Special Event! - "Project Management for NON Project Managers" November 15 & 16, 2012

Special Event! – “Project Management for NON Project Managers” November 15 & 16, 2012

I will be teaching a 2 day training seminar titled “Project Management for NON Project Managers” by Carrera Lee training on November 15 & 16, 2012….

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PMBOK 101: It's all about the plan

PMBOK 101: It’s all about the plan

I found this great graphic from a post by Nader Khorrami Rad, PMP on the Project Smart website: It shows how dominant the planning process has…

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Top ten signs you have been in project or program management too long

Top ten signs you have been in project or program management too long

Read this funny post on the Herding Cats website describing the top ten signs you have been in program management for far too long: You…

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Top 7 IT Certifications: Project managers lead on average!

Top 7 IT Certifications: Project managers lead on average!

Here’s another great infograhic from Phoenix TS on the top 7 IT certifications with project managers leading the pack on average (Click image to enlarge):

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Free Market PM: Freelancing trends

Free Market PM: Freelancing trends

I was directed to this detailed report on the current state of freelancing by the International Freelancers Academy.  As Daniel Pink, author of Free Agent Nation:…

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PMBOK v5.0 to be released January 2013

PMBOK v5.0 to be released January 2013

Got wind of the release of PMI’s PMBOK v5.0 from Mike Griffith’s blog.   It seems to be set for release on January 2013.  Mike…

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Free Market PM: Getting your termination notice the day your hired!

Free Market PM: Getting your termination notice the day your hired!

I was lead to this revealing article from John Goodpasture’s blog about the new “Advanced Technology and Projects” group at Motorola Mobility which was acquired by…

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The Centralized PMO: A reality check needed?

The Centralized PMO: A reality check needed?

I read this great article on Gantthead.com about adding a PMO support role for the project managers who work within a PMO.  It proposes the…

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