The Project Manager serves South Africa’s growing project management community as represented in sectors such as construction, engineering, communications, Information Technology and other industries in which the multi-disciplinary profession operates.
Project Management Institute is the world’s leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession. Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research. Click HERE to view their YouTube video: How PMI add value to practitioners and organizations worldwide
Free Project Management Resource portal giving you everything you need to help learn and improve the way you manage projects day-to-day. Packed with free learning videos, webinars and eBooks, there’s everything you need to get a head start.
Excellent Whiteboard sessions presented by Jennifer Whitt, the Director of Projectmanager.com about various project management topics.
Previously known as Gantthead, a community for project managers in Information Technology and other industries. Members have access to articles, templates and more than 550 K peer connections.
Free Project Management video series by Dr. Harold Kerzner from International Institute for Learning covering relevant topics like Risk and Communications Management, Conflict Management, long-term projects, Action Items and more.
Personality Type Indicator – Free Test
A free personality test that uniquely combines two powerful systems for evaluating personality type – David Kiersey’s Temperaments and Jungian Cognitive Functions. It is based on research originally conducted by Carl Jung in early 1900s that has been enhanced and built upon by other personality type researchers, practitioners and experts over the past 100 years.
For interesting articles and resources, courses and events, visit ICCPM.
Top ten recommended websites for free PMP exam questions – from Cornelius Fichtner, President of OSP International LLC.
For ideas and perspectives on how to get things done – with people around the world who need to make a difference.
A wonderful selection of free Project Management resources especially for newcomers to the field of project management.
SQDC Business School is an ISO 9001-2008 certified dynamic Training and Services Provider, based in South Africa, that specialises in delivering specialist and cost-effective:
- Project Management Training Services
- Project Management Consulting Services
- Change Management Training and Consulting Services
- Environmental – Green Project Management Training and Consulting Services
For comprehensive data analysis and research services designed to provide you with in-depth knowledge needed to make complex decisions in your business.
A great series of Podcasts and articles about project management from Cesar Abeid.
Interesting blog about Project and Program Management, Technology, Leadership and Customer.
As Project Management professionals we are often required to make presentations. This is a skills that will be improved over the years. Find an excellent round-up of the best 100 public speaking blogs–the ones that are helpful resources.
For current information about what is going on in the world of project management and free membership to an online magazine, articles, white papers, job postings and more, visit the Project Times.
A project success blog with Practical Insights on How to Improve Strategic and Tactical Project Management.
For a complete list of featured Project Management and Planning Software.
Digitaalkantoor.nl – Work more efficiently online. Online project management, Online agenda – project planning, Online bookkeeping and Online accounting
ICPM is a free collaborative web presence that provides project management information, resources and the opportunity to meet and network with peers and engage in meaningful discussion.
PDU of the Day presents opportunities to existing PMP’s to earn PDUs for PMP® re-certification.
Project Management resources, templates, forums, book reviews & links.
Find a good explanation of the PMP credential, the benefits of becoming a PMP, eligibility requirements to take the PMP exam, the costs and procedure, and finally how to maintain the PMP certification. In addition to offering PMP exam preparation tips, you can register for access to a free mock exam including Flash Cards, Practice questions and a PDU Calculator.
For a comprehensive collection of articles and activities for developing leadership skills and knowledge, compiled by Donald Clark.
Free Online Leadership Magazine.
Extreme Project Management for Architects – Free resource for architects, engineers, contractors, building community. Provides tests, checklists, and other resources.
A collection of business articles and publications related to program and project management.
Webzine for senior Project Managers and Executives. Project management resources and tools needed for professionals, training, and advancement.
What is PRINCE2? For information and training on PRINCE2, one of the world’s most popular project management frameworks.
Good project management is an important part of any successful business. Effective project managers know how to make use of limited resources to produce results on time. The planning techniques, delegation practices, and efficient habits used by great project planners can help new project managers develop their skills, and since so many great PMs write about their work online, there is a trove of good info available for anyone looking to sharpen their project management skills. This list is categorized and numbered for ease-of-use, and a site’s number does not reflect its quality. All the sites listed are amazing, and each excels in a certain field, indicated by the category.
A training and consulting service provider based in the UK. Many useful articles and free resources. For new and experienced project managers, find: (use links below)
An explanation of Critical Chain Project Management. Includes case studies, links and a library of articles.
A free web-based book by Simon Wallace dealing with project and program management.
Community generated content for the IT market
Thought Leaders Network collaborates with a number of leading organizations and thought leaders to bring you expert insights, consulting services, leadership programs, industry events, practical guidance, and important trends for today’s business professional.
Providing project management methodologies, techniques, and reference materials for non-profits.
Articles, information on conferences, in-house training, research, newsletters and publications – focusing on product development.
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® instrument helps to assess your personality type, it provides information on the sixteen types, the eight preferences and other tools for helping you with a basic understanding of personality type.
Mark Phillipy, as the Sensible Project Manager, provides a practical approach to project management. You will find a wide range of topics for the beginner and more seasoned project managers through the Sensible Project Manager Podcast or the SensiblePM 101 Podcast. You can also learn from and even participate in the weekly #PMHangout.
Todd C. Williams, also known as “Back from the Red” on Twitter, is an executive consultant, published author, blogger and president of eCameron Inc. He has spent the past 25 years rescuing failed projects and teaching companies how to turn their vision into profit by creating initiative-ready organizations.
Project Management Advice and Articles, a PM Glossary and a fun edutoon series on project management.
For your Consulting, Training and Recruitment needs, based in Windsor in the UK. They work as a partner with their clients to maximize their likelihood of project, programme and portfolio success.
Providing benchmarks, production rates, effort hours, cycle and build times for project tasks; project planners internationally; a discussion forum; and a notice-board for project planning jobs and employment.
An interactive open resource to support the Prince2 project management methodology.
Project management resources, templates, forum, book reviews and links, free and paid membership.
Information covering many aspects of project management in a generic non industry specific manner.
Fundamental Concepts for Owners, Engineers, Architects and Builders.
Forums, reviews of software/books and events.
Digital Magazine for project managers.
The UK’s free resource for project and program managers, offering reports, templates and book recommendations.
StartWright™ is the leading reference site for the information needs of information technology project managers and support staff traveling to, starting up, and working on remote, dispersed or virtual projects.
Compare the best online project management services. Side-by-side comparisons of features and prices of top rated project management services. Easily see which project management tools stands above the rest. Read professional in-depth reviews and articles on how to choose the best online project management service for meeting your needs.
The PM Lessons Learned blog supports a Masters of Project Management research project
Online Resource Guide to Project Management
ProjectMinds provides a free guide to project management and offers other project management-related resources to professionals interested by project management.
PMP Mock Exams – Based on PMBOK 4th Edition, there are 200 objective type sample questions and their answers. This exam is just to give you an idea of type of questions which may be asked in PMP Certification Exams.
Project Management searches made easy – Conduct general searches on project management topics.
A free web-based book dealing with project and program management.
Summary view showing the main relations of the PMBOK processes on one page, courtesy of Majih Farahani.
For information about Business Management Training, tips and resources.
For top 10 most recommended Online Project Management Software systems with a good description, Demo and Price of each. Also helps you to find the right software system based on your needs.
Find out about the Project Monitoring & Evaluation Certificate offered by the American University Online. It provides great information and resources to utilise in your role as project manager.