What You Need to Know about Project Management by Fergus OConnellWhat You Need to Know About Project Management Project Management is all about getting things done without spending too much or taking too long. But when you start hearing things like man-days, PSOs and stakeholders, it just makes it difficult to understand.
So what do you really need to know about project management?
Why setting clear goals matters How to estimate absolutely everything. How to get things back on track after theyve gone wrong How to track big projects Why work/life balance matters when youre running a big project This clear and simple approach will mean youll never panic when faced with a big project again.
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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2019
But, do you know all the Project Management Knowledge Areas and how they work together? The Project Management Knowledge Areas are essentially what you need to know about effective project management. Project integration management is the umbrella that covers all your other project management knowledge areas. It knits together all your individual processes and tasks into one project with defined goals and deliverables. Because this is the broadest area, you may want to save it for last or at least revisit it at the end of your project plan. How many times have you started a project just to have extraneous tasks slipped in, making your completion times creep?
Why does the PMP certification holds such importance and what are the processes involved? There are certain tips and tricks to know about it. Read on to find out! There is no focus on any niche, domain, or geography and the application of this certification is universal. Thus, this widely increases its importance and gives more scope to the , active PMP certified individuals in different countries of the world.
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We often hear about projects succeeding, and others not succeeding. A number of things could be blamed for the latter: lack of resources and funding, unsatisfactory leadership, lack of direction for the team. In truth, most often it lacks proper project management. These goals could be the development or production of unique products, services, or some other metric improvements, all of which are expected to deliver additional value. Through project management, activities are conducted using various tools, skill sets, knowledge, methodologies and techniques in order to meet the requirements of the projects. The main goal of project management is to ensure that the objectives of the project are achieved within specified constraints. Projects are, by nature, temporary.