How to become Better Qualified for a career in Project Management?
Project Management has evolved into a Well-defined discipline that requires the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet project requirements. To be successful as a Project Manager, one must have very good understanding of all the Knowledge Areas*** related to Projects, namely-:
Using the best practices in each of these Knowledge Areas and being well versed in the Project Management Context and Processes is essential for being a successful Project Manager.
It is highly recommended that every Project Manager read the PMBOK® Guide 2013 (publication of PMI®) which provides an excellent overview of the concepts mentioned above.
Taking the PMP® Certification Exam is also highly recommended, because PMP® certification is the profession’s most globally recognized and respected certification credential. The PMP® designation following your name tells current and potential employers that you have a solid foundation of project management knowledge that can be readily applied in the workplace.
*** As defined by PMI®
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