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How to Effectively Blend Agile and Waterfall Project Management Styles

Project management has evolved from an abstract concept of in-office management to a necessary business principle. Today’s professionals can become certified in project management and spend their entire career in a related role. The rise of innovation and customer-centric ideals have led to greater attention spent on project management concepts. Two, in particular, have risen to the top: agile and waterfall.

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PMTraining Gold Sponsor at 2018 PMI Annual Global Conference in Los Angeles

With PMTraining’s Gold sponsorship at the PMI Global Conference in Los Angeles next week, all attendees are invited to visit our corner to build your personal career brand! Our LinkedIn Corner & Headshot Lounge will offer one-on-one or group professional profile development coaching that every professional can benefit from. You will walk away with powerful career insights, LinkedIn profile reviews, and project management training recommendations to take your career to the next level. If you need a FREE professional headshot to improve your professional brand, schedule time in the headshot lounge. Please note that availability is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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Three Project Management Tools You Should Be Using Every Day

Project management is usually one of those topics, that when I begin to discuss it, people’s eyes begin to roll right back into their heads. When I dare talk about project management tools, I am quickly left standing talking to myself.

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Five Project Stats Project Managers Should Pay Attention To

The life of a project manager can be hectic, chaotic, and stressful. Managing deadlines, regulating scope, and steering teams in the right direction all while staying under budget are skills project managers must continue to develop throughout their career. Seeing how the day can come and go so quickly, it makes sense that managers are not always paying attention to external information.

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2018 Project Management Trends to Watch Out For

The world of project management is dynamic and ever-changing. Regardless of the industry, the advent of new technologies, globalization, employee work preferences, and ever-expanding budgets brings volatility to project management.

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PMTraining Claims 2018 Best PMP Live-Online Review Course Award

PMTraining was recently named the #1 course for 2018 by Crush the PM Exam, the industry's leading prep course review site.

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10 Things That Make a Good Project Manager Great

Wondering what makes the difference between a good project manager and a great one? Check out our article for tips on how to improve your own performance as a project manager.

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Early Warning Signs of a Project in Trouble

Check out our article on how to spot the warning signs of a project in trouble before its too late.

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10 Mistakes Which are Common in Project Management

Ever wonder what some common pitfalls are in project management? Check out our article on how to spot some common mistakes.

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The Bad Boss Chronicles: How to Thrive in a Poorly Managed Organization

Don't let bad bosses effect your own performance. Read this article and understand how to manage those who can't manage.

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Five Communication Tips for New Projects

Are you starting a new project? Here are some great tips on how to properly communicate with your stakeholders.

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Giving Your Project a Reality Check

When it comes to project management, no project will run perfectly. Here are some common pitfalls to check for regularly.

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How to Turn your Group of Workers into a Team of Players

When you are running a project, your team is only as strong as your weakest link.

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7 Manager Tips for Resolving Conflict

How to keep your cool and ensure you can resolve conflict both on your team, and externally.

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How a PMP Certification can Boost your Career Prospects

Interested in learning the benefits of the PMP certification? This article acts as a great primer.

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How to Avoid Being an Anti-Social Project Manager

Communication is critical to effective project management. Learn how to engage your team and stakeholders the right way.

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Soccer Strategies for Project Management

Being a project manager is a lot like coaching a team. Find out why!

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Managing a Client who is Too Busy to Focus

Learn how to deal with clients who are too swamped to be engaged stakeholders.

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