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Managing Projects in the Real World: The Tips and Tricks No One Tells You About When You Start by Melanie McBride

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Are You a Professional?

So often PMs fall into the profession and it’s only later that they realize that it is in fact a profession. Many fields have global professional organizations that manage certifications and provide numerous resources to members. For PMs this organization is the Project Management Institute (PMI). But simply being a PMI member isn’t enough, nor is it enough to hold one of its credentials. No, to be a professional PM requires much more.

What It Means to Be a Professional Project Manager

What constitutes professionalism in a project manager? This question somehow gets lost in the day-to-day hustle and bustle of work, but ...

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