Start Later and Finish Sooner

According to a survey among German project managers and sponsors, as well as observations in daily project life, an inadequate project initialization phase is often devastating the outcome of projects. Two German management consultants Bernd Friedrich and Daniel Schaetzler carried out a study on how to start later and finish sooner. They identified large project time-wasters…

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9 Reasons Why Construction Projects in Kenya Fail


Small and medium sized construction companies in Kenya seem to have a few problems in common. This article looks at a few of these issues that are causing construction projects in Kenya to fail and putting the executing companies at risk. The contents of this article about construction projects in Kenya are based on personal…

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Outsourcing Project Management Services

an emerging opportunity Rao, R. (2008). Outsourcing project management services: an emerging opportunity. Paper presented at PMI® Global Congress 2008—Asia Pacific, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Newtown Square, PA: Project Management Institute. Source:

Project management certifications

Project Management Professional (PMP)® The Project Management Professional (PMP)® is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. Offered by: Project Management Institute (PMI) Price member: USD 405.00 Price non-member: USD 555.00 Prerequisites: Secondary degree (high school diploma associate’s degree or the global equivalent), 7,500 hours leading and directing projects, 35 hours of project management…

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