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PMI Information Systems & Technology Symposium 2016

30 June 2016 | 9 AM to 5 PM ET | 6 PDUS | Online | Online

Overwhelmed by how technology is transforming project management? Looking to increase your productivity and learn new tech tools but don't know where to begin? No matter what your focus—medical, manufacturing, product design or otherwise—this virtual day of learning will deliver years of enduring value, with exclusive insights on how project managers are using new technologies. Register today!

Upcoming Webinars

Parents as the Purveyors of Project Managers

May 19, 2016 12:00 PM EDT (UTC-4)
PREMIUM webinar

This webinar focuses on parents as both project managers, and the providers of future project managers (children).  The cases presented are based on real life examples of successful and failed projects and how they helped a prospective project manager learn from those projects. 

On-demand Webinars

The Case for Organizational Checks and Balances

PREMIUM on-demand webinar
by Michael Boyle 

Very often, we are asked to fulfill multiple roles within one project. What happens when you have an objective conflict between the different roles you are responsible for?

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Save Time With Tools And Templates

PMI-PBA Certification Hours Worksheet

by Rich Larson

Thinking of getting your PMI Professional in Business Analysis certification? This PBA application worksheet helps candidates organize their experience and education hours for applying for the PBA. It is practical and valuable for candidates to compile their hours before applying.

Employee Feedback Planner

PREMIUM deliverable

Use this form to prepare and organize more useful feedback for team members and other people involved in your team.

Communication Skills Evaluation


Communication is a vital tool that any candidate for employment must demonstrate. Use these questions and suggestions to help evaluate candidates' written and oral communication skills.

Learn From Others

Four Things Every Project Manager Must Have

by John A. Ariyo, MA, PMP

What or who makes a good project manager? This experienced professional has come to the conclusion that there are four things that will forever define a good PM. Do you exhibit these traits?

Back to School: How Employees and Employers Benefit

by Mike Donoghue

With more competition for jobs has come an increased interest in how companies want to invest in their workforce. This means that companies are improving their school reimbursement programs and promoting them as a way in which to both attract and nurture talent and enhance skills. Are you?

Taking Advantage of Employer Training Opportunities

by Joe Wynne

With the right attitude and basic plan, you can benefit from a variety of training provided free by your employer. You may even be missing some options—even though they are right under your nose.

Why Project Management?

by Andy Jordan

At some time or another, all of us will be asked to provide potential project managers with advice on the profession. Are we doing that in a way that actually helps?

A Transferable Skill to Enhance your Career Path

by Mike Tressler, MBA, PMP

In many career areas, the project management skillset is mostly an add-on to a primary expertise. This is not a good or bad thing—it’s just a fact of which to be aware. So how does a proud project manager handle such an environment to advance his or her career?

Talent Reinvention?

by Andy Jordan

Has PMI’s recent refocus on the Talent Triangle™ changed how you perceive your career? Should it? Your opportunity to diversify is now increased, and that is something this writer believes you can leverage.

Project Management as an Actual Career Choice: Discuss

by Mark Mullaly, Ph.D., PMP

It’s an odd thing to do, choosing a career in project management. If we’re really honest, it’s a haphazard wander through reality, figuring out how to best keep moving forward and learning the skills that we need to keep our heads above water. But it doesn't have to be.

Certification ROI

by Patti Gilchrist, PMP

The certification debate continues within the project management community. What is the return on investment of certification? To answer that question, let’s look at opinions and opposing sides from various experts.

Jumping Into Something New

by Kenneth Darter, PMP

Even if you have been a project manager for some time, you can always find something new to jump into and make a splash. The future is wide open...

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