The Project Management Job Seeker and Professional Currency

The Project Management Job Seeker and Professional Currency

Professional currency? In its simplest terms it is what you have to trade with when looking for a new job. The best professional currency is that which is current, up-to-date, something you excel in, something you’re qualified to do. Professional currency is not something you did 3,6,9 years ago. The work you did back then … The post The Project Management Job Seeker and Professional Currency appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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A New Career Planning Tool for Project Practitioners

A New Career Planning Tool for Project Practitioners

Here’s a neat little tool that can help you frame your project management career against the qualifications from AXELOS (PRINCE2, MSP, P3O etc). It follows on well from the article from earlier this week on what to do when you’ve taken your PRINCE2 Foundation AXELOS have put together something called Career Paths, it takes a … The post A New Career Planning Tool for Project Practitioners appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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What Can I Do After I’ve Got My PRINCE2 Foundation?

What Can I Do After I’ve Got My PRINCE2 Foundation?

Due to the popularity of PRINCE2 we find that all kinds of people actually take the PRINCE2 Foundation accreditation. They’re not all project management people either. Sure some are taking the PRINCE2 Foundation because they want to get into project management and PRINCE2 Foundation is seen as a first step in doing this (rightly or … The post What Can I Do After I’ve Got My PRINCE2 Foundation? appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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Do I Have to Give Notice as a Project Management Contractor?

Do I Have to Give Notice as a Project Management Contractor?

Another question that I was asked recently from a relatively new project management contractor (BTW we’re also getting a lot of people wanting to make the switch from permanent to contracting, wonder what’s in the water?). They are working on their first contract and the project is winding down. They want to move on rather … The post Do I Have to Give Notice as a Project Management Contractor? appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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Project Management Career Q&A – Contracting Notice Period

Project Management Career Q&A – Contracting Notice Period

I’m currently in a permanent PM role with a 3 month notice period, and I’m considering contracting. Having never contracted before this would be a significant change but something I believe I can do (and do well). One of the issues I will face is that companies wanting a contract PM won’t be willing to … The post Project Management Career Q&A – Contracting Notice Period appeared first on How to Manage a Camel – Project Management Blog .

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