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There’s one constant, and that’s change.There’s one constant, and that’s change.

Make sure your team is ready to manage change effectively. Then go even further — make them experts at change management.  

At PMI® Global Congress 2014—North America, choose from intermediate and advanced-level sessions focused on change management. Register for congress in Phoenix next month.

New to project management?New to project management?

Attend a PMI chapter meeting to connect with local project professionals and learn how others have advanced their careers and knowledge.

Locate your local chapter and get in on the action!

Organizational Agility Conference   Organizational Agility Conference

PMI virtual professional development

The future starts on 30 September with a virtual day of learning — exclusively for PMI members.

Explore the shifting paradigms and job skills that will shape tomorrow’s project management profession, presented by experts with a live Q&A. Register today.

How to break into project management How to break into project management

Q&A with a global talent expert

John Challenger, CEO, Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc., offers advice for recent graduates and young professionals looking to break into the project management profession.

See this new video from Career Central, a hub full of resources to help you manage your career and get ahead.

  • There’s one constant, and that’s change.
    There’s one constant and that’s change.
  • New to project management?
    New to project management
  • Organizational Agility Conference
    Virtual event exclusively for members
  • How to break into project management
    How to break into project management

Earn a certification that employers demand

PMI credentials distinguish you in the job market and can help you move ahead. Several certifications including the PMP® validate a range of education and experience levels in project management. Find out more or get started now to apply.

Show that you have the strategic knowledge and expertise to drive results at your organization. Test for the Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)SM — scores will be available immediately.

Join PMI and get involved in our chapters and
communities of practice

Project management is a dynamic profession and you’ll want to stay up to date. Become a member for all the resources that keep you informed, improve your technique and support your career.

Join our communities of practice to expand the boundaries of knowledge, and to give or get advice from peers who share your interests.

Get involved in a PMI chapter to enjoy events, education and networking with practitioners near you.

Learn more about project management

Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and Controlling — 11th EditionProject Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling and Controlling — 11th Edition

This essential guide for project management by Harold R. Kerzner includes updated and new content on measuring project management ROI and project management’s value to stakeholders, plus improved alignment with the PMBOK® Guide and support to those preparing for the PMP® certification exam.

Requirements management — a core competency for successRequirements management — a core competency for success

Our new Pulse of the Profession® in-depth report finds that 47% of unsuccessful projects fail to meet goals due to poor requirements management. The problem is multi-faceted, tied to a lack of focus on people, processes and culture.

Learn more about the struggles faced by organizations and the way forward in our latest Pulse report.

7 Steps to Stronger Relationships with Your Sponsor7 Steps to Stronger Relationships with Your Sponsor

The sponsor and the project manager hold the project family together. The sponsor represents the interests of the organization and all the stakeholders. You speak for the project team. These tips—heavily leaning toward better communication—will help you cement the bond. Read the full story.

Why Ethics Matter at Work Why Ethics Matter at Work

Ethical lapses in projects contribute to huge losses, brand dilution and a workplace culture that damages trust and leadership effectiveness. Alankar Karpe, PMI-ACP, PMP who serves on the PMI Ethics Member Advisory Group, explains the dilemma and the right way forward.