Empower Your Career in
Project Management

Welcome to Career Central, your PMI hub for knowledge, connections and resources.

Landing the Informational Interview

Landing the Informational Interview

Project managers can get their foot in the door of an organization — and score insights about practitioners’ 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.

Bloggers Sound Off: Mentoring Matters

What is the best project management advice you received from your mentor? How do you continue to use it? Bloggers from Voices on Project Management recall their best advice.

External Links

To print or not to print — a CV, that is
— BBC Capital

7 mistakes you make when you’re negotiating your salary
— News.com.au

The top 14 project managers to follow on Twitter
— The Fast Track (Intuit Inc.)

Nine nuggets of career advice I'd give to my younger self
— Lifehacker India

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Attend an Event

PMI® Global Congress 2014—North America
26–28 October, Phoenix, AZ

PMO Symposium 2014
16–19 November, Miami Beach, FL

Asia Pacific Regional Events

Latin America Regional Events

Take the next step in your career.

If you’re looking for a new opportunity, use PMI Career Headquarters to post your résumé and search and apply for project management jobs.

If you’re a PMI member, you can also set up email alerts for open positions, or work with a career coach to improve your résumé and prepare for interviews.

Is your organization looking to hire? Use Career Headquarters to post a position and set up alerts to help you find qualified applicants.

Expand Your Network

Get involved with PMI to network with peers both locally and around the world. As a member, you can join PMI chapters to meet practitioners in your area. There are over 280 chapters in more than 100 countries, so there is bound to be a chapter near you.

Volunteering, especially on a global PMI project, is another way to increase your network within the profession.

Not a member? Learn more.

Earn a degree in project management.

An academic degree in project management can launch your career or boost your qualifications. Choose a program accredited for quality by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs.

Find gaps in your knowledge and close them.

eLearning On Demand lets you learn the skills that propel your career forward… anytime, anywhere.

Learn in a hands-on PMI SeminarsWorld® course, led by project management experts with real-world experience.

Become a member. We support your career from every dimension.

See all that PMI membership offers you.

Meet new peers, face-to-face, in a chapter.

Collaborate globally in a community of practice.

Receive quality publications to keep you informed and involved.

Gain experience and contacts as a volunteer.

Save money on credential exams, courses, events, books and papers.

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Current Jobs from PMI Career Headquarters

We’re the premier source for project management job listings. Check out these and other job opportunities.