The Four Steps to Become PMP® Certified

This blog post is written by Joe Czarnecki, Strategy Execution VP of Product Development and Sales Support. The four steps that you need to take in order to become Project Management Professional® (PMP) certified are: Complete your application Schedule the exam Study for the exam Take the Project Management Institute (PMI) PMP® Exam In this […]

Why You Should Get PMP® Certified Before the Exam Changes

The following blog is written by Strategy Execution, VP of Product Development and Sales Support, Joe Czarnecki In late August, Project Management Institute (PMI)® announced that the last date to take the current Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam configuration is June 30, 2020. Therefore, starting on July 1, 2020, everyone will be tested with […]

The Rise of Curated Learning

An Intentional Approach to Learning Most of us are inundated daily with a deluge of content, but only some of it may actually be useful to us. Have you ever been in a situation where you received multiple emails or newsletters, parse through each one, and find maybe one or two tidbits that actually meet […]

Optimize Year-End Funds to Achieve OPM’s Program and Project Management Essential Skills

The following blog is written by Strategy Execution Subject Matter Expert Joe Czarnecki In April 2019, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) released a defined set of Program and Project Management competencies as part of the Program Management Improvement Accountability Act (PMIAA) implementation. With input from across the Federal government, OPM identified 32 general competencies and […]

How Do You Get Better Business Outcomes?

The following blog post is written by Strategy Execution CEO Christoffer Ellehuus We are in the middle of a growing project-driven economy with a massive shift in the nature of work As more work becomes automated, employees now spend most of their time focused on running projects intended to change and innovate the business. The problem? […]

Effective Changes Make Change Effective

How organizations can prepare for the changes in change management Almost all of us, whether personally or professionally, have been involved in large-scale changes in our lives or jobs. Managing organizational change requires the right leadership and mindset. But change management cannot be effective in a vacuum. Although that may cause you to panic  and […]