Sun, 22 Jan 2017 12:09:39 GMT The Critical Path https://www.ProjectManagement.com//blogs/289632/The-Critical-Path Welcome to The Critical Path--the home for community happenings and events on ProjectManagement.com! This is where you'll find community news, updates, upcoming events, featured member posts and more. We'll also be showcasing hot topics in the project management arena and bringing you interviews with industry experts. The Critical Path is our primary way of getting news out to members, so be sure to check back for updates! Discussions Streamlined! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/26138/Discussions-Streamlined- Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:54:32 GMT Have you ever wanted to ask a question in one of our discussion boards, but became overwhelmed by the number of boards to choose from? Were you afraid that your question would go unanswered in an inactive board? Well fear no more because we have streamlined our discussion boards on ProjectManag... Happy New Year! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/25960/Happy-New-Year- Thu, 12 Jan 2017 20:25:05 GMT Happy New Year! We hope that 2017 has greeted you with a renewed sense of enthusiasm that will set you up for success in the months to come. To get you started, we've got some updates and new content to share with you! Updated User Guidelines! We have updated our community user guidelines. Th... President Obama Signs Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/25535/President-Obama-Signs-Program-Management-Improvement-and-Accountability-Act- Tue, 20 Dec 2016 12:42:31 GMT From Tommy Goodwin, Government Relations Manager, PMI Great news! On 14 December, President Barack Obama signed the Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act (PMIAA) into law! As the global advocate for project managers and the project management profession, PMI supported this firs... December Book Club https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24701/December-Book-Club Thu, 15 Dec 2016 16:30:40 GMT We are excited to announce the ProjectManagement.com December book club!  The book club provides an opportunity to participate in webinars and discussions around selected books relevant to the overall practice of project management.  The book club occurs in three parts: Opening pre-r... Community Update: News You Can Use https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24719/Community-Update--News-You-Can-Use Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:02:52 GMT Wow! 2016 has zoomed by and, while it has had its fair share of challenges, we had a lot of successes here in the ProjectManagement.com community. As a community we have delivered over 900 pieces of content (you read that right), over 1,350 blog posts, and over 20,000 discussion posts and the y... Improve Project Success While Earning Badges! https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24257/Improve-Project-Success-While-Earning-Badges- Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:32:50 GMT Projects can be stressful. You are working on something that people in your organization care a lot about. Someone may have over-committed you or your team, and now they may be asking why you aren’t on time, within scope or under budget. You and your staff are working together to fin... BREAKING NEWS: Program management legislation passed by the U.S. Senate https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24222/BREAKING-NEWS--Program-management-legislation-passed-by-the-U-S--Senate Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:30:34 GMT The U.S. Senate today voted to approve S.1550, the Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act. This landmark legislation, created with the purpose of improving program and project management policy across the U.S. government, now moves to the desk of U.S. President Barack Obama for final ... Celebrating Giving Back with the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF) https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24118/Celebrating-Giving-Back-with-the-Project-Management-Institute-Educational-Foundation--PMIEF- Tue, 29 Nov 2016 04:59:58 GMT ProjectManagement.com is proud to be working hand-in-hand with the PMI Educational Foundation to celebrate #GivingTuesday and making a difference in your community! The mission of the PMIEF, a charitable nonprofit organization, is to inspire and empower people to realize their potential and trans... Tips and Tricks for Giving Back: Navigating the PMIEF Learning Resources Library https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24030/Tips-and-Tricks-for-Giving-Back--Navigating-the-PMIEF-Learning-Resources-Library Tue, 29 Nov 2016 04:59:58 GMT Volunteers have used project management knowledge and skills for social good in a variety of settings, ranging from spending a few hours training nonprofit or civic group members on the basics of project management, to creating intensive project management training programs for youth lasting for a s... Making a Difference - Giving Back to Your Community Through Project Management https://www.ProjectManagement.com/blog//blog-post/24028/Making-a-Difference---Giving-Back-to-Your-Community-Through-Project-Management Tue, 29 Nov 2016 04:59:58 GMT Welcome to our open house! All day long, in celebration of #GivingTuesday, along with the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF), we're celebrating using project management to make a difference. We're thrilled to open up our community today to all project profess...