Which is Better, PMP® or MBA?

Bryce Welker, CEO & Founder at Crush Empire, recently put together this great overview comparing the PMP and MBA to help you decide which is right for you.

Announcing Project: You!

Earning the PMP® certification demonstrates you have the knowledge, skills, and experience needed for project management in today’s dynamic global markets.

Wiley Launches New FRM® Exam Review Courses for Part I November 2016 Exam

Are you ready to tackle the FRM exam? Wiley’s new FRM Exam Review courses for the Part I November 2016 exam will make the most of your study time, preparing you to successfully cross the finish line. Authored by expert Christian Cooper, our new courses connect the dots across the curriculum and provide all the...

Set Your Calculator Up for CFA® Program Exam Success

How Well Do You Know How to Use Your CFA Calculator? Your calculator will be your best friend on exam day. To learn how to maximize your calculator’s potential, Wiley has prepared an informational CFA Exam Calculator Guide Video with tips and tricks that will surely save you time on the CFA Exam. Daren E....

In Case You Missed It: PMI Global Congress 2015

Last month was a blur. We read 2,000 tweets so you don’t have to. [View the story “PMI Congress 2015″ on Storify] You may also like: Which is Better, PMP® or MBA? Announcing Project: You! Forget These Project Stakeholders and You’re Toast

PMP Crossword Puzzle

Thinking of taking the PMP exam? Make sure you register your interest for Wiley’s PMP Exam Review courses. You’ll be able to take a free trial and be among the first to hear updates and special offers. Register now. You may also like: 5 Steps To Starting Your Project Effectively Announcing Project: You! Early Warning...

10 Ways to Manage Conflict on Project Teams

Managing conflict is hard, but it’s important to know that conflict isn’t necessarily bad. In fact, research shows that a project team under the right leadership can handle extensive conflict and still produce great results. Effective project managers and especially PMPs, know when to let conflict lead to new knowledge and creativity and when to intervene, facilitate problem...

5 Megaprojects to Watch in 2016

If you really want to get a grip on the importance of stakeholder management, it’s good to think mega on your PMP exam. Megaprojects are undertakings with long, complex, and critical front ends. They are usually very expensive and quite public. Here, initiating and planning are key (remember mega project, mega mistakes!) Watch these megaprojects...

5 PMP Exam Tips to Master With Your Morning Coffee

Situational questions on the PMP® exam are hard, especially if your experience as a project manager has been with an organization that doesn’t commit to PMI’s ideas word for word. Do what you must at your job, but commit these mottos to memory for the PMP exam. Human Resources:  Confronting  isn’t bad—it’s a problem solving-approach...

Forget These Project Stakeholders and You’re Toast

Forget a project stakeholder and you’re toast. We mean it. Understanding the needs, expectations, and potential issues of project stakeholders is crucial to the success of any project. Ask the right questions and you will find stakeholders in all sorts of places you wouldn’t expect. We came up with with these must-not-forget stakeholders for a major community construction...

Test Prep Tuesday: Free PMP Question on Project Conflict

Conflicts are a way of life in projects and can occur at any level in the organization, usually as a result of conflicting objectives. Many companies have managing conflict best practices which incorporate conflict resolution modes. Test your knowledge of the conflict resolution modes with today’s free PMP® practice question. Question: A project conflict has...

Test Prep Tuesday: Know Your Quality Tools

Can you name the Project Management Quality charts? How about what you use them for? Project managers juggle plenty of project data and for good reason: it’s potentially very useful in making decisions to implement continuous process improvement. What’s a project manager to do then? Visualize, of course. The below charts/diagrams are put to good...

What Disastrous Communications Management Looks Like

Even though the project stakeholder said things were okay, the mumbling, the failure to meet your eye, and the sighing all tell a different story. Now you’re stuck with bad information that could potentially throw off project assumptions or project schedule. You’ll need to investigate further to get to the truth, but be careful: this...

Drum Roll, Please…Results Are In For IMA’s CMA Video Contest!

We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in IMA’s first CMA Video Contest and helped make it a success. All contestants were asked to create a video that told the CMA story while using the theme “You’ve got to earn it.” The results are in and we are excited to...