Knowledge Center

Resources to inform and improve the practice of project management

Enabling Organizational Change Through Strategic Initiatives Enabling Organizational Change Through Strategic Initiatives

Successful implementation of strategic initiatives is critical for organizations to enable sustainable change. Change Enablers (organizations that are highly effective at organizational change management) demonstrate three practices that improve performance and help them gain a competitive advantage in the midst of today’s volatile global economy.

Political Skill for Project Managers Political Skill for Project Managers

A project manager's political skill includes four components: social astuteness, interpersonal influence, networking ability and apparent sincerity. Matthew Valle, PhD, describes these skills and how they are relevant to project and career success.

4 Signs to Pull Over and Stop a Project 4 Signs to Pull Over and Stop a Project

Projects are like racecars — complicated and with many moving parts. Like race car drivers, project managers need to know when to apply the brakes and pull over. Know the warning signs.

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Data Smart: Using Data Science to Transform Information into Insight Data Smart: Using Data Science to Transform Information into Insight

Data science uses straight-forward steps to process raw data into actionable insight, and in this new book, data scientist John Foreman will show you how that's done within the familiar environment of a spreadsheet.

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PM Network®

Transport Projects: Bigger and Better Intercultural Harmony

As project practitioners increasingly helm projects far from home, they must adapt to other cultures' ways of communicating and working. Here, practitioners reflect on the culture clashes — and unexpected harmony — between their countries of origin and those where they work.

Pulse of the Profession®

With insights from project management leaders and practitioners, Pulse of the Profession examines the major business drivers and key industry trends that organizations face — and the activities they can undertake to be more successful.

PMO Thought Leadership Series

This series shows how PMOs can become more strategic and support the business by helping prioritize issues, identifying potential problems as they emerge, identifying and managing interdependencies, and communicating the right information at the right time.

Change Management

Change management is a critical leadership competency that complements technical skills and business acumen. Explore this important facet of project management.

Complexity in Project Management

Understand how to navigate complexity in projects and programs using principles, tools and techniques referenced in the PMBOK® Guide and other PMI foundational standards.

Organizational Methodology

The project management principles in the PMBOK® Guide provide the foundation on which to build a strong organizational methodology. Explore our resources on this important topic.

Portfolio Management

In today's complex economy, organizations are realizing the competitive advantage that formal portfolio management provides them. View all of our resource on this important topic.

Requirements Management

Proper management of requirements can help you meet stakeholders' needs and achieve strategic goals. See our resources to help sharpen your expertise.

Engineering Program Excellence

A joint collaboration between PMI, the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Lean Advancement Initiative, this guide can help organizations cut down on waste, reduce program risk and improve ROI.

PMI Economic Snapshot

Research findings on the impact of the economy on the project management community

PMI Lexicon of Project Management Terms

A clear, concise and standardized set of project, program and portfolio management definitions.

Agile practices

Check out all the resources that will help you add agile to your toolbox.

Career Central

Resources and features to empower your career in project management

On-Demand Webinars for MembersMember Content

Hear from your peers and learn from their experience on a variety of subjects. The webinars were created by PMI's communities of practice.

PMI Publications

In addition to PM Network®, our magazine for the project management profession, check out our many other publications.

Project Management Journal®

A peer-reviewed academic publication focused on management techniques, research, theories and applications.

PMI Today®

The latest developments in certifications, standards, research, events, training opportunities, chapter and community activities, the Board of Directors and more.


Timely updates and information to support your success. See our many publications that serve members, credential holders, regional interests, academia and more.

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PMI sponsored research projects

Learn about projects that are currently underway and publications that report the findings of completed studies

PMI sponsored surveys

Read results of completed surveys or participate in a current study to help increase knowledge and understanding.

PMI Educational Foundation

Help us build a better world through project management.

Future of Project Management

Expert observations to help you and your organization prepare for the future