Six Sigma vs. PMP Certifications

Let’s break down each certification and expand on the methodology or approach behind Six Sigma and project management. By the end, you’ll know which of the two (or both) will complement your career path and which option will give you a better return on your time and financial investment.

Changes to the PMP Exam

If obtaining your Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a career goal you’ve set for yourself, the upcoming changes from PMI could put you a little on edge with the uncertainty. Before you go into complete panic mode, read this article to understand the what, when, and why to these updates. That should help you to successfully navigate these PMP exam changes: First, let’s look at what’s changing. There are two main items: The exam…

How To Get Your PMP Certification

Professionals in the Project Management field consider PMP Certification to be one of the most prestigious certifications available for project managers globally. Learn everything you need to know to qualify, study, and earn your PMP Certification right here!

What is Project Management?

The role of a project manager in business is an important one. However, many people do not understand what the role entails. Typically, a project manager will have specific skills in an industry and have a vast knowledge of many aspects of that business. A project manager role can seem a little unclear if you don’t know what the person in that role does, however, anyone with a great skillset and some heavy knowledge in…

PMP Exam Study Plan: 7 Steps For Success

If you have chosen the path of becoming a Project Management Professional, you need to understand the concepts tested on the PMP Exam and have a solid study strategy in order to earn your certification. The exam is quite in-depth and there is a lot to learn, and we're here to help!

Why Conflict is Essential to Good Project Management

I know what you’re probably thinking—how can conflict ever be good? Of course there are plenty of problems that come up when people or ideas clash that can impact productivity and workplace satisfaction. But, almost every consequence can be avoided if the conflict is handled correctly. In fact, if dealt with properly, conflict can be incredibly effective for team cohesion.

PMP Certification Requirements

Earning the PMP certification means you must qualify for the requirements in addition to studying for and passing the PMP exam. Although the PMP is not the right certification for every project manager, the following information will help you determine if it’s in your best interest to get certified in this field.