The Project Management Institute - This is the web site for the global PMI organization. Here you will find information on PMI Membership, Certification, Chapters, and Events, as well as information on our national organization.
Forms, Tools, and Templates - Available for PMI members @ http://www.pmi.org/Knowledge-Center/Tools-And-Templates.aspx . To access please log in with your PMI User ID and Password.
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Regional Chapter links of interest:
Memphis Tennessee PMI Chapter Website - (http://www.pmimemphis.org)
KC Mid America Chapter of PMI (http://www.kcpmichapter.org)
Austin Chapter PMI (http://www.austinpmi.org/)
Red Earth Chapter PMI - Oklahoma (http://www.redearthpmi.org/)
Project Management Institute’s Greater New Orleans Chapter (http://www.gnopmi.com/)
Project Management resource website including job information, certification, educations, tools, templates, and more...
This site serves as a resource for you and your project teams as you work to deliver projects to your company or organization.
AllPM is a website for Project Managers that provides on-line discussion groups, templates, and reviews of project management hardware, software and books. They have a large archive of PM articles and new articles are added Monday through Friday.
This is a great site that provides information across all areas of Project Management. Be sure to click on Project Accelerator for a fast link to the best articles.
Another general information web site that provides information on project management software, training, books, jobs and articles.
Accelerated PMP program.
This is an online resource guide to project management. For those new to project management, the site provides a good overview to project management, as well as project management career resources.
Project Management Methodology
Ten Step Management is a web site that lays out a methodology for managing projects. Apparently all the information is free to use,including a form template library. Not as glamorous as some web sites, but well designed and easy to use.
Training and Certification
CPM provides onsite training and public seminars in project management.
The Project Management Group offers basic training programs in project management.
Project Management training resources (tips, videos, webinars).
Management Solutions Group, Inc (MSG) is a recognized provider of professional development programs in project management. Formally recognized by Project Management Institute's (PMI) Registered Education Provider Program (PMI R.E.P) MSG accepts and adheres to all PMI R.E.P. policies and requirements.
ESI provides project management and contract management training and consulting. You can also order PMP Certification study tools on-line. Jump straight to this PMP related information:
Direct link to the purchase information for the ESI study materials.
IIL provides a variety of business training products, courses and consulting services. The company’s subject matter specialties include “project management” and “theory of constraints”. If you register for membership (free) you will have access to articles and templates based on the IT Project Management System and the Project Manager's Toolkit.
Watermark Learning provides project management and business analyst training including project management courses and business requirements analysis training including two new Masters Certificate programs.
Management Concepts is a provider of Leadership and Management Training.
RCM is actually training, consulting and mentoring organization, but we know it best as the home of Rita Mulchay, the author of PMP Exam Prep. The site includes lots of good information about the training and services that RCM can provide
Free training in managing software projects via the web.
4PM concentrates mainly on education and certification. They offer an extensive Project Management KnowledgeBase, which is well organized and easy to use.
The CBT Workshop is a PMI Registered Education Provider Program. Their products and services include interactive computer based courseware, complete with instructor narration, as well as traditional instructor-led training encompassing the following topics: Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) Fundamentals, Program Management, Effective Communications, Project Risk Management, Proposal Development, Planning and Scheduling, and Microsoft Project for Non-Schedulers.
PM Pro covers the PMP certification from all angles. Visitors can get to know the history of the field and influential early project managers, as well as explore the benefits of the PMP credential and how it can improve one's career options. Also provided are practical advice, such as study tips and sample exam questions, top exam prep providers, and much more.
Engineering & Construction Project Management
4pm offers this specialty area for Construction related information.
The Home Builders Institute (HBI) is the nation's leading source for education and training programs serving the home building industry. This site provides good educational resources for all aspects of home building.
General Management Skills - Leading
This is another site with very good articles and other PM related info
This leadership guide is for new supervisors, managers, leads, and anyone wishing to move up through the ranks as a leader. The first chapter, Concepts of Leadership, provides a basic background on leadership. The following chapters provide the skills and knowledge needed to implement effective leadership.
This sample listing is broken into three main groups, Core or Essential Competencies, Leadership Competencies, and Professional Competencies. These three groups of competencies can be thought of as the Pyramid of Leadership, which collectively form the basic requirements for becoming a leader.
An on-line magazine for better meetings
Easy to follow steps in negotiation.
Project Management Tools
Free Project Management Tools
Introduction to Cost Benefit Analysis is just that, a well-presented article explaining Cost Benefit Analysis.
This information is specifically aimed at explaining Internal Rate of Return. If you need some help with this topic, this is a very good article.
Human Resource Management
Herzberg and Maslow are contrasted in this excellent article.
Many of the most popular motivation theories are discussed at this site. Good for a high-level review of the theories.
This site provides good, basic information on Team Building.
This is an easy to use site with lots of good ideas for facilitating teams and meetings.
Articles on and training in Business Communications.
PMI has several SIG’s, and this may be the cream of the crop. This is a well-presented web site with several articles on Risk Management.
This is a good overview site about Risk Analysis. Also contains some good information on Monte Carlo Analysis.