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Project Smart launched in as a way to offer easy access to information about the project management profession and has grown from there.

The philosophy of the website is to provide free, high-quality, ethical content in an accessible form while encouraging an open discussion.

Website content is constantly updated, providing access to the latest project management thinking from a large group of subject matter experts.


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For more information about the differences between British English and American English spelling visit Lexico

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PROJECT SMART is the project management resource that helps managers at all levels improve their performance. We provide an important knowledge base for those involved in managing projects of all kinds. With weekly exclusive updates, we keep you in touch with the latest project management thinking.

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