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Project Management Gurus

This group is for project managers to share information about their projects, their project processes, challenges, and successes. We all have the same goal of completing our projects on time, on schedule and within budget, so let's share ideas!

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Latest Activity: Jul 23

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The Project Management Professional (PMP) exam and Military Basic Rifle Marksmanship!

Started by Bryan Conway JD, PMP. Last reply by Stacey Pilling Jun 2, 2011. 1 Reply

At first read, the title of this blog probably looks like a mistake, as two totally unrelated subjects appear to be illogically associated together! But bear with me, hopefully I can sell you on…Continue

Project Management from an Attorney’s Perspective.

Started by Bryan Conway JD, PMP May 2, 2011. 0 Replies

It is a little known fact that in many respects, practicing law and project management are very similar! Prior to my employment with the federal government, I was a private sector attorney. It…Continue

Tags: Management, Project

REGISTER NOW: Meeting The New Government Performance & Results Act

Started by Erin Sherwood Feb 23, 2011. 0 Replies

Meeting The New Government Performance & Results Act:How To Enhance Transparency, Set Priorities, Monitor Progress And Drive Results June 20 – 23, 2011 Washington, DC This conference is a…Continue

Tags: transparency, accountability, montior, progress, budget

Notes on the PMI Project Management Professional application process

Started by Kendra Lebel. Last reply by GovLoop Jan 11, 2011. 2 Replies

One major hurdle in becoming a PMP is applying to PMI for the priviledge of taking the PMP test.  The application process is long, but can be tackled in an afternoon (if you're ambitious!) or in…Continue

Tags: application, preparation, PMP, PMI

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Comment by Henry Brown on November 28, 2012 at 2:04pm

Have posted a discussion which I believe could have some value/interest to this group...

Title: The Political Campaigns and IT

Comment by Steve Cottle on September 19, 2012 at 9:34am

Ami shares a great recap of “Project Management Survival Guide", one of the sessions in last week's Government Innovator’s Online Summit hosted by GovLoop:

Comment by Steve Cottle on August 21, 2012 at 9:59am

Should Project Teams Imagine the Failure of Their Project?

Comment by Steve Cottle on August 15, 2012 at 9:51am

ESI asks if vague requirements cause programs to fail?

Comment by Kendra Lebel on January 5, 2011 at 3:55pm
Hi Scott - apologies for not seeing this comment earlier.  I would be happy to share my experience on the application process.  It is kind of cumbersom, but very doable if you break it down into sections.  How far have you gotten?  I don't want to cover ground on things that you've already figured out. - Kendra
Comment by Scott Primeau on December 13, 2010 at 10:21am

Hello Project Management Gurus, I'm looking into applying for PMP certification.  Could anyone share your experience with the application process and the benefits of holding the certification?  Thanks!


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