Making project management indispensable for business results.®

We serve practitioners and organizations with standards that describe good practices, globally recognized credentials that certify project management expertise, and resources for professional development, networking and community.

Got 10 minutes? Learn a new skill with PMI Express.Got 10 minutes? Learn a new skill with PMI Express.

Get up to speed in record time. Each PMI Express course tackles a single subject in approximately 10 minutes, so you can squeeze it into your busy schedule. Because it’s highly focused, you’ll remember what you learned.

Choose from six course offerings designed to improve performance… pronto!

Embrace the speed of change — and win!Embrace the speed of change — and win!

PMI® Global Congress 2014—North America will be in Phoenix in October

Take your work in new directions with inspiring insights from dynamic speakers. Register early for savings through 14 August!

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Need consulting help? Cut through the clutter.Need consulting help? Cut through the clutter.

PMI’s Consultant Registry is the fast and efficient way to source a business consultant with specialized expertise in project, program and portfolio management.

Pinpoint the firm that meets your selection criteria and move ahead to improvement — quickly and efficiently.

Landing the informational interviewLanding the informational interview

Project managers can get their foot in the door of an organization — and score insights about practitioner responsibilities — with an informational interview. But landing one depends on who you know and how you approach them.

Our decision tree helps you navigate the process.

  • Got 10 minutes? Learn a new skill with PMI Express.
    Got 10 minutes?
  • Embrace the speed of change — and win!
    Embrace the speed of change
  • Need consulting help? Cut through the clutter.
    Need consulting help?
  • Landing the informational interview
    Landing the informational interview

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.

The High Cost of Low Performance: The Essential Role of CommunicationsThe High Cost of Low Performance: The Essential Role of Communications

Communications is a core competency of project and program management that, when properly executed, connects every member of a project team to a common set of strategies, goals and actions. But project leads must share these components effectively, and stakeholders must understand them, or outcomes are jeopardized and budgets incur unnecessary risk.

See our 2014 Pulse of the Profession® report now available in Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), French, Romanian and English. 

Innovation in Action — Satellite Project Reshapes the World View Innovation in Action — Satellite Project Reshapes the World View

A project team from 13 countries set out to build a satellite that, if successful, would change the way we see the world. The project manager demanded innovative technology — and got results. 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.