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Have we communicated?


Albert Einstein summarized the problem nicely: The major problem in communication is the illusion that it has occurred. Making a noise or sending emails is not communication, communication is a two way process to build a common understanding. Without understanding it is impossible to agree, disagree or resolve anything. Lewis …

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British Airways first to commit to Higher Apprenticeship

British Airways

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPVYM7XtagQ&feature=player_embedded The UK’s largest international scheduled airline is the first employer to commit to the Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management launched at the APM Conference in June 2012. British Airways will be taking on five apprentices in September to help deliver their five year plan of investing more than £5bn …

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Project Leadership Assessment – Pilot Launched

Project Management Leadership

Leadership in project management is ranked as the top competency for a project management professional today*. The challenge our industry now faces is just how project leadership can be defined, assessed and measured in a meaningful way. Today Arras People launched a pilot project with Goldsmiths College, London and Global …

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APM launches Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management

Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management launches

The Association for Project Management (APM) officially launched a new Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management at its annual APM Conference on Wednesday, June 27. APM worked in conjunction with Skills CFA to develop the Higher Apprenticeship, which is equivalent to the first year of a degree course. It has been …

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Training The Best To Be Better


Reading, UK. 04 July 2012: An elite group of project managers from IFS, a major Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) company, gathered recently at their UK headquarters in High Wycombe to embark on an exclusive, tailored training programme specifically designed to enable these international project managers to better deliver complex global …

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