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Upcoming Exam Changes to PMI-ACP®-Curious?

PMI-ACP® Exam is Changing Soon, This Guide Can Help PMI® changes to the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) ® examination have begun and the new version of the exam goes into effect starting October 14, 2015. We want to be … Continue reading

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Project Manager or Business Analyst?

Are You a Project Manager or Business Analyst? I’ve been working with project managers and business analysts for the past 25 years and have thought a lot about the similarities and differences between the professions. I am convinced that they … Continue reading

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The Value of Training

Organizations everywhere are becoming increasingly aware that skills gaps are lowering their chances of finding and keeping capable employees. Educators and employers have different perceptions of college graduates entering the field: 72 percent of educational institutions believe recent graduates are … Continue reading

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I Took the PMI-PBA Exam

Impressions of the Exam PMI has announced a new certification for business analysis work: the Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)℠. I took the pilot exam and wanted to share my initial thoughts. As part of the pilot group, I agreed … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Project Managers from a Business Analyst

RE: We Don’t Want Your Job! I think I speak for most business analysts when I say, we love business analysis work, we love being part of a project team, and we love the fact that YOU are running the … Continue reading

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Market Forces: Impacting Skill Development

Market dynamics create skill gaps. Make sure your skill development training solution is a top priority.  

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RMC Launches Fellow’s Certificate™ A New Approach to Skill Mastery

Lots of people working in project management, program management, and business analysis ask me which certification they should get. There are at least ten different options from the Project Management Institute (PMI®), the International Institute of Business Analysis™ (IIBA), and … Continue reading

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Are You an Effective Leader?

With the continued demand for business growth in a rapidly evolving marketplace, leadership plays an important role in an organization’s development and change. But what makes a good leader? It’s an important question and one we think about often throughout … Continue reading

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Servant Leadership Requires Discipline

Servant leadership is one of the critical success factors in agile approaches to product development. The behaviors associated with servant leadership are not new, but they are very difficult to implement. One aspect of servant leadership is the ability to … Continue reading

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