Writing a Project Management Cover Letter

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If your CV is your main marketing tool to sell yourself, then the inclusion of a cover letter is an excellent way to promote the sale and let employers know that you are an exceptional candidate. It is always good practice to send a cover letter with your CV when applying for a job. As …

Understanding Project Management Job Specifications

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You see the job of your dreams that you know you can do. What do you do next? For most people it is to send their most current CV and wait. Wrong!! At least in the majority of cases. Understanding Job Specifications Before you can apply for a role, you need to fully appreciate what …

Project Management – Where to Find the Jobs

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Everyday dozens of new project management jobs are created and filled. Projects of all shapes and sizes need to be managed and in many cases that means hiring in a project professional (hurray!) So how do you find out about these roles? The easiest way is to look at the job boards that exist today. …

Looking for a New Project Management Job?

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The most important step to take before you commence looking for a new role is understanding yourself. Knowing what you have to offer; what makes you a good project management professional; and understanding what you enjoy doing the most are great starting points that are often overlooked. Personal Stocktaking The process of self-appraisal (sometimes called …

Project Management Interview Questions

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There exists a stream of project management job interview questions all around the web here we break down certain types of questions PM practitioners can come across specific to their interviews/specialties, etc. This is the third article in the project management interview series this week. Here’s the first one on pre-interview preparation, and the second …

Types of Project Management Interviews

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We kicked off a week special of focus on the project management interview, in the first one we talked about pre-interview preparation. In this article we take a look at the different kinds of project management interviews. When preparing for an interview, you’d do well to know the style of interview that will be conducted. …

Project Management Job Interviews

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Interviews are the make or break element of the job search. No matter how good your career record is to date, the job interview remains one of the most important steps towards achieving your career goals. Preparation for the job interview is, therefore, crucial. Before you begin the interview process you need to: Know your …