What is Parametric Estimating?

Parametric estimating can seem intimidating to anyone who is looking to get into Project Management. Parametric estimating is an estimation process that determines the expected cost of a project. It is a prerequisite to sitting for the PMP(r). Let’s get started now to talk about parametric estimating and its uses. Photo by fauxels at Pexels…

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What is the best time to get a PMP certificate?

What is the best time to get a PMP certificate? As a rule of thumb, the PMP exam requires at least three years’ experience in managing project teams and multiple projects. Many of the questions on the exam are based on real-world scenarios that you have experienced in the workplace. It is never too late…

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What is Agile?

What is Agile? Agile is still the buzzword in IT. It’s an alternative to traditional waterfall software-development lifecycles. Agile’s history is at least two decades old! The classic waterfall model has been used to guide software development for decades. It has its phases of Requirements Design, Coding, Testing, and Release. Customer communication would be sparse…

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What is a WBS? Work Breakdown Structure

What is a WBS? Work Breakdown Structure WBS stands for Work Breakdown Structure. It is the structure that organizes project deliverables into distinct identified elements. According to the PMBOK Guide, Work Breakdown Structure refers to “a hierarchical breakdown of the total scope work that must be completed by the project team in order to achieve…

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What is a Scrum Master Certification?

Are you interested in the role of Scrum Master? You’ve probably heard of Scrum Master certifications. Scrum Master certification allows professionals to perform the Scrum Master role. Scrum Alliance’s Certified Scrum Master (CSM), is the most popular Scrum Master certification. We will walk you through the requirements and benefits of CSM certification. We will also…

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5 Biggest Project Management Trends for 2015

5 Biggest Project Management Trends for 2015 Project managers are climbing higher with every passing day. It’s time for organizations to adapt to changing workplace environments as soon as possible. These are the top five trends in project management that are affecting organizations positively globally. Remote project teams and cloud-based platforms are helping clients manage…

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