Project Management News

Posts in this category generally relate to project management news articles that have been published in general business media and/or significant events in the world of project management news.

Project management is being increasingly recognized as a vital skill-set for many management positions, not just those with the title of “project manager”. As businesses increasingly have to do more with less, implementing strategy effectively has become more important than ever. Project management best practices meet this need – by providing proven, standardized practices for meeting project goals.

Project management is often in the media for a variety of reasons.  According to PMI‘s Pulse of the Profession survey, over 10 percent of investment is wasted due to poor project performance, and organizations that don’t value project management report an average of 67 percent more of their projects failing outright.

WSJ: More Firms Are Requiring Test Taking

Many companies outside of finance and insurance are encouraging employees to sit for certification exams—and some are flat-out requiring the effort.   Companies say the […]