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by jayman21
Sat 16 May 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Project Manager OR Business Analyst, which is more progressive and lucrative?
Replies: 5
Views: 11774

Re: Project Manager OR Business Analyst, which is more progressive and lucrative?

I agree with TonyD on this one. It all depends on your passion and interest. In the wrong career path you can easily burn out. I would advise that you attend conference workshops covering PM and BA, get to meet people in the profession and speak to them to understand more. As for my I am currently a...
by jayman21
Fri 11 Jul 2014 1:00 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?
Replies: 7
Views: 8199

Re: Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?

@dhaughey and @kwalford Thank you for your contribution. I will keep you posted on my progress.
by jayman21
Sat 05 Jul 2014 9:15 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: PRINCE2 - Studying and Preparing for Practitioner Exam
Replies: 27
Views: 82900

Re: PRINCE2 - Studying and Preparing for Practitioner Exam

I found the foundation very easy as well. When I took my exam, I realised most of the questions were repeated question from past exam papers. I also initially found it difficult to motivate myself as I self studied for it. I think the best way to prep for the the prince2 exam is to have a crash sess...
by jayman21
Fri 04 Jul 2014 3:29 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?
Replies: 7
Views: 8199

Re: Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?

Hi Duncan, Thanks for your feedback/contribution. I think its time for me to take that bold step to progress my PM career forward. My intention was to complete PRINCE2 Practitioner then follow up with the PMP. My understanding is that the PMP is more recognised internationally most especially in the...
by jayman21
Tue 01 Jul 2014 11:35 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?
Replies: 7
Views: 8199

Is PRINCE2 still considered a valued PM certification in the marketplace?

Hi All, I have been off Project Management for a while and trying to get back into the market as a Project Manager. Can you please share if PRINCE2 is still considered a valued Project Management certification in the marketplace? I am considering taking the PRINCE2 Practitioner as I only have the Fo...
by jayman21
Thu 22 Mar 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?
Replies: 4
Views: 7674

Re: Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?

Consider trying our product Bubble Chart Pro PLUS. Bubble Chart Pro PLUS combines a simple multi-attribute ranking (SMART) system for prioritizing projects with an interactive bubble charting system. The beauty of this approach is that you can graphically see the results of the prioritization in mu...
by jayman21
Thu 22 Mar 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?
Replies: 4
Views: 7674

Re: Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?

Hi Jayman You mean like a decision matrix? I think there are plenty of templates available if you search 'decision matrix' but it may be best to create your own. That way you can structure it in away that supports you unique requirements. Here is a simple example though: http://www.mikeswanson.com/...
by jayman21
Fri 09 Mar 2012 1:58 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?
Replies: 4
Views: 7674

Prioritising projects to Key Management members. How do you do it?

I have just completed the first phase of my analysis work which looks into an organization within the procurement industry to identify key areas for improvements. (i.e. identify projects which can be implemented to enable the organization better services its customers). Identified projects cover IT ...
by jayman21
Sun 12 Jun 2011 4:51 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Avoid Chaotic Communications in PM
Replies: 2
Views: 6160

Re: Avoid Chaotic Communications in PM

Communication, a very important aspect of PM that is so easily ignored and leads to project failure.
by jayman21
Sat 22 Jan 2011 8:53 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Is Prince2 Practitioner the way forward or PMP?
Replies: 2
Views: 6595

Re: Is Prince2 Practitioner the way forward or PMP?

Hi Duncan,

Many thanks for your advice. I was told the same about PMP as it requires more knowledge hence not really a walk in the park to obtain. I will follow your advice moving forward on this.

Thanks once again.

Jay