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The German Reunification – seen through the eyes of project management

14 November 2016 IN Best Practices Featured Know how BY

Last week I had the great opportunity to present in Korea my views on the German Reunification. Korea is divided since the end of the Korean War, a Reunification does not seem to be likely today, however the people still aspire it and are highly interested to learn from the German case. Through my presentation

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International standard of governance ready for publication

31 October 2016 IN Best Practices Featured News BY

During last week´s meeting in Athens the ISO/TC258 approved ISO 21505 “Project, programme and portfolio management – Guidance on governance” to be ready for publication. This is another important milestone for the transnational harmonization of standards in the field of project, programme and portfolio management.

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Doing the right projects and doing them right

8 February 2016 IN Best Practices Featured Opinions BY

Most of the organisations worldwide recognise the increasing importance of projects. For example, the private enterprises struggle for a competitive advantage through projects, public administration needs to deliver more with less (financial) resources and even the Not-for-profit organisations need to demonstrate their donors the sustainability of their spending. Thus, more of the same, using the

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New IPMA ICB, PEB and OCB ready for download

4 February 2016 IN Best Practices Featured News BY

The International Project Management Association (IPMA) announced the release of three standards for immediate download and web viewing today. The three standards are the IPMA Individual Competence Baseline (IPMA ICB), version 4.0, the IPMA Project Excellence Baseline (IPMA PEB), version 1.0, and the IPMA Organisational Competence Baseline (IPMA OCB), version 1.1. The IPMA Individual Competence

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From Ryadh to Jeddah: IPMA moves forward in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

3 February 2016 IN Featured News Opinions BY

After having signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Project Management Chapter of the Saudi Council of Engineers of Riyadh in 2015, IPMA is now promoting the IPMA standards in the city of Jeddah. The objective is to respond to the request made by Saudi Council of Engineers to better understand the benefits of IPMA

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Embracing change in 2016

4 January 2016 IN Featured Opinions BY

Last year was a very busy and successful year for IPMA. We celebrated our 50th Anniversary during the World Congress in Panama, the first World Congress ever held in Latin America. Our federation of national PM Associations has grown significantly in the last decades, the 50th Anniversary Book shows the development since the beginning in

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