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Michelle Symonds

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Michelle Symonds spent the first part of her career working in IT and IT Project Management in the oil industry and investment banking on complex global projects involving the management of outsourced project teams. She now runs a digital marketing company with particular expertise in SEO.

APM Project Fundamentals Podcast – Project Lifecycle

Why do we have a project lifecycle? Plants and animals have a lifecycle – they are born, live and die in the simplest sense...

APM Project Fundamentals Qualification – Introduction Podcast

Listen to the first of the APM Project Fundamentals Podcasts from Parallel Project Training     This training course is targeted at people who want to know...

APM Project Fundamentals: Starting Your Journey in Project Management

As a new project manager your first projects can be challenging without the necessary processes, methods, knowledge, skills, tools and experience. However, there is...

Making Testing an Integral Part of a Project

There are so many products, processes and services that are simply not well-designed and do not quite work as they should. Some are not...

Successful Projects Need A Project Management Framework

There are three main sections to a Project Management Framework, which are designed to help the project manager complete a project successfully. The first...

Tips for getting your PRINCE2 certification

If you are planning to get qualified in project management using the PRINCE2 programme, congratulations. A formal project management qualification is one of the...

The benefits of the APMP qualification

Project management training is a key component of any successful business. All businesses run projects, in one form or another, and having individuals with...

APMP: The Benefits of a Knowledge-Based Approach

  Project Managers have very important roles in organisations across a whole range of industries. Their task to keep a project running within scope, on...

Bestoutcome to unveil latest release of PM3 at Project Challenge expo 2012

Bestoutcome, the leading consultancyspecialising in complex change management programmes for large organisations, will be showcasing the latest release of PM3, its project and portfolio...

Training The Best To Be Better

Reading, UK. 04 July 2012: An elite group of project managers from IFS, a major Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) company, gathered recently at their...

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Why All Knowledge Workers Are Part-Time Project Managers

Knowledge workers lie at the heart of many businesses. They have high degrees of experience, expertise, as well as education. Their jobs...

Project Accelerator Website Has a Makeover

I have been running this project management news website for over 10 years now, the domain was registered in 2008. Today we...

Project Management Strategies Every Tech Leader Can Use

As a tech leader, you're responsible for leading a development team. Thus you're in control of all the technology deliverables that contribute...

Parallel LIVE! Part 2. APM Project Roles in the 7th Edition of the APM BoK

This week Parallel's Matt Bolton and Jan Underdown discussed the roles in the 7th edition of the Body of Knowlege from the...

Parallel LIVE Again

So this week, we did our second live stream. This time John Bolton and I discussed linear, iterative and hybrid lifecycles. It's...