Author: Amy White

The Fundamentals of Project Management

The definition of project management is the implementation of specific tasks that have a definite start and end date resulting in the desired outcome. Furthermore, the application of critical paths about the persistence in establishing achievable goals, management of time, financial planning, use of resources, risks, supply chain management, and resolution of any organizational issues that would hinder a project’s… Read more →

Building Your Professional Network as a Project Manager

I know that many project managers have an interesting career dilemma, in that it can be difficult to build and maintain a professional network.  A large number of project management positions (especially consulting ones) involve temporary placement within a team or company, with the placement ending with the conclusion of the project. Placements can last anywhere from a few weeks… Read more →

The Top Software Options for Project Management

When it comes to project management, the name of the game is efficiency. Well, that, organization, and time management. In this modern world, where technology has creeped into all facets of practically every industry, those involved in project management have reaped the benefits of new softwares specializing in creating an organized, all-in-one space for projects big and small. Project management tools can… Read more →

The Principles of being a Digital Project Manager

While I certainly love what I do, I must admit, I didn’t grow up dreaming of entering the project management industry. In fact, if I may be so bold, I’d imagine close to nobody has grown up with dreams of becoming a project manager. Project management is a field professionals often find themselves falling into. In fact, we in the business have a term for… Read more →

Predictions for Project Management–2016

As the last remnants of glitter disappear from your clothing and hair after ringing in the new year and our bellies aren’t so full from holiday meals full of homemade cookies and delightful treats, offices around the world are surely coming back to life, marking the beginning of a new fiscal year. With each new year, new technologies and innovations… Read more →

Project Management: What Is It?

Project management. What is it? When it comes to semantics, it seems pretty much self explanatory. However, it’s so much more than simply overseeing a project from it’s inception until it’s completion. Dr. Martin Barnes, who held the position of the Association for Project Management President from 2003 until 2012, once said: At its most fundamental, project management is about… Read more →