Project Management Institute

Four attributes of mature project management organisations

A holistic approach to project management incorporates consistent methods, reliable processes, predictable outcomes and measurable results to deliver sustainable benefits, says Werner Meyer, founding director of ProjectLink.


Survey Says: Project Leaders Need More PMTQ

Project Management Institute (PMI) today released its Pulse of the Profession? report which reveals that organizations wasted almost 12 percent of their investment in project spend last year due to poor performance - a number that's barely budged over the past five years.


Project Management Institute Names Sunil Prashara as New President and Chief Executive Officer

Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Sunil Prashara president and chief executive officer (CEO), effective immediately.


PMI Launches Search for Next President and CEO

Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading professional membership organization for project managers, announced today that it has retained Heidrick & Struggles to help the organization find its next President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).


PMI SA calls for 2019 Summit submissions

The summit will examine the role projects and project management are playing and can play in the transformation of SA's economy and society.


Defining risk appetite essential for project success

Projects are risky propositions. Defining and establishing a risk appetite level for a project, coupled with aligning project management activities to the risk appetite level of the business, is a critical step in successfully delivering projects.


Free, educational project management podcast series launched

PMI has launched a series of educational podcasts to provide project and portfolio managers with insights from global leaders in the industry.


'Beware the disciples of digital transformation'

Project management doesn't get thrown out when you think about digital transformation, warns Digital@Scale author Anand Swaminathan.

Sep 14, 2017

Completing project on time, on budget 'not good enough'

Identifying and monitoring business benefits of a project is essential, says a PMI report.


Divergent PM perceptions of senior execs and PMOs

Senior executives and project management officers (PMOs) around the world appear to have very different perceptions of how seriously their organisations take project management.


Four factors that determine project success or failure

More than 10% of money invested in a project is wasted, Project Management Institute finds.


Is professional certification worth pursuing?

Professional credentials give an individual an advantage over other job seekers without the certification, and ensure a higher salary potential, says FTI.

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