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PMP Exam Prep: Earn Your PMP Certification (Video)

PMP Exam Prep: Earn Your PMP Certification is a unique video course that covers every objective in the PMP® exam objectives for the PMBOK Guide so you can master the skills and knowledge you need to pass your PMP exam. The author, Joseph Phillips, has been teaching PMP courses for over 15 years. In this title he shares his knowledge on how you can create a successful learning plan to pass the exam. Full of tips and advice, this is the information you need to set yourself on the path to PMP certification. You will also get access to Excel worksheets, the PDF Memory Sheets, and the PMP Workbook in PDF format.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge ( PMBOK® Guide )—Sixth Edition

The PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition – PMI’s flagship publication has been updated to reflect the latest good practices in project management. New to the Sixth Edition, each knowledge area will contain a section entitled Approaches for Agile, Iterative and Adaptive Environments, describing how these practices integrate in project settings. It will also contain more emphasis on strategic and business knowledge—including discussion of project management business documents—and information on the PMI Talent Triangle™ and the essential skills for success in today’s market.

Project Management Certification: A Project Management Course

The demand for project managers is increasing at an insane rate as more and more companies realize the importance of this role. This course teaches you all the skills you will need to learn project management and have the best chance at getting the job you want. The author also shares resources you can use to get formally certified for free or at a very low cost by some of the leading universities in the world. He shows you what you need to know and what you have to do, leveraging his experience as a project management expert.

PMP Project Management Professional Exam

PMP Project Management Professional Exam

This latest edition has been fully updated to reflect the Project Management Institute's most recent changes to the exam, including new developments in best practices. Coverage includes important points you need to know about initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling, and closing the project, so you can feel confident going into the exam.

An Agile Crash Course: Agile Project Management and Agile Delivery

This Agile course will allow you to master the most important concepts and tools of Agile development, Agile project delivery and Agile project management. This Agile crash course has been designed to enable you to become agile the Agile way, in less than an hour! Step into my classroom and start learning about Agile now. You will learn about powerful tools and concepts that will enable you to become more successful in your projects. We will go beyond the definition of Agile, from rituals and tools, to activities, concepts, examples and reflections. So take the course now to learn what all of this means in more detail and how you can apply it to become and Agilelist.

Project Management Absolute Beginner's Guide

Project Management Absolute Beginner's Guide

Succeed as a project manager, even if you've never run a project before! This book is the fastest way to master every project management task, from upfront budgeting and scheduling through execution, managing teams through closing projects, and learning from experience. Updated for the latest web-based project management tools and the newest version of PMP certification, this book will show you exactly how to get the job done, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time.

Q & As for the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition

Those who want to learn more about the profession, as well as those who want to fine-tune their development skills, will find:

  • A straightforward question and answer format with multiple choice questions covering key project management themes and concepts of the project management framework and the ten project management knowledge areas.
  • Questions and answers derived from and categorized by PMI’s global standard.
  • An answer section with reference page numbers and relevant quotations from the PMBOK® Guide to help you enhance your breadth and depth of knowledge in a specific area.

Project Management Skills for Non-Project Managers (Video)

The Project Management Skills for Non-Project Managers course teaches the key project management concepts to the professionals who are not project managers by job role but are required to undertake a project for their organization. The course assumes that the candidates have a closely related job to project management and fully understand a company’s products and quality requirements. The course will assist the candidates to gain project management knowledge along with the product knowledge which they already have and resultantly enable the candidates to work as successful and accomplished project managers within their organizations. The course is designed for those professionals who are not professional project managers but are required to learn the fundamentals of project management due to organizational requirements.

The Standard for Organizational Project Management (OPM)

PMI’s latest foundational standard, The Standard for Organizational Project Management (OPM), expands upon the popular Implementing Organizational Project Management: A Practice Guide, published in 2014. This newly-created standard is a result of survey feedback that revealed acceptance of the approach and increasing interest in an expanded version. OPM is defined as the integration of people, knowledge, and processes, supported by tools across all functional domains of the organization. OPM helps organizations deliver value through the following principles:

  • Aligning strategy
  • Consistent execution and delivery
  • Cross-functional collaboration
  • Adding value to the organization
  • Continuous training

Online Journals

Management Research and Practice

Publishes papers on a wide range of topics related to management, including operational management, strategic management, quality management, production management, project management. urban management, public management and information management.

Journal of Modern Project Management

Articles are subjected to a multi-disciplinary peer review process to assure the timely publication of quality content and a top-tier reputation among the academic community. Published articles describe modern project management theories, research, techniques, and applications.

PM Network

Keeps the project management decision-maker abreast of the latest news of techniques & best practices.

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