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100 Project Management Tactics from across Nigeria

In our great country Nigeria we have found out that years go by without much improvements in the delivery and implementation of our National Projects;hence we record loads of failed projects time and time again.

In other parts of the world that are Project Management mature the reverse is the case.

This post is calling on Certified Project Management Practitioners from across the 36 states of the federation to contribute to a FREE eBook titled "100 Project Management Tactics from across Nigeria" this e-BOOK would help to create a reservoir of good/best practices that can improve how we deliver our projects most of the time.

This is a Corporate Social Initiative from Ritetrac Consulting Nigeria Ltd.

Note:Contributors names and details would be protected

Launch Date:January 31st,2013


1.Step One: Create your concise 1,500 words count contribution in Font type:Arial narrow Size 12 with details of a.Your Name b.No of years Certified(**No specific mention of names a…

Project Manager Vacancy at Standard Chartered Bank.

Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria provides high quality services to individual clients and small and medium-sized businesses, offering long-term financial solutions tailored to individual customer needs.

Currently, Standard Chartered Bank is seeking full time permanent candidates for the position of Project Manager for its office which located in Nigeria.

Project Manager Job Description
Projects, GS, Marketing and Finance.
Engage CRES Ops/Agent to identify suitable site for a new Branch
Conduct site visitation with CRES project to confirm.
Suitability of location to meet CB’s target market
CRES Ops to ensure suitability of structure and extent of work required
Engage CRES Ops/ Agent to conduct site survey to ascertain rent for the neighborhood
Follow up to ensure that a competitive rate is agreed.
Prepare PAR with relevant inputs from Projects and IT
Follow up for PAR approval at PSCs
Ensure that all Group approvals requisite for Branch construction are obtained on time by CRES Projects
Stage …

5 interesting facts about the PMI's PMP credential

5 interesting facts about the PMI's PMP credential

Did you know that ...

1.The world is spending 1/5 of its GDP (US $12 trillion) on projects this
year 2012 - and organizations that range from global businesses to
governments and NGOs have identified project management and skilled
project managers as the key to their success.

2.In a recent global survey of highest paying certifications, that the PMP
certification came 1st, ahead of other certifications such as ITIL vs2,
Certified Information Systems, Security Professional (CISSP), Cisco
Certified Voice Professional (CCVP), Microsoft Certified Solution
Developer (MCSD) etc, this is in addition to been rated as the fastest
growing certification in demand.

3.The PMP certification opens you up to global career opportunities.
Project Managers with the PMP credential have in the last one year
recorded an average of 15% salary increase post certification.

4.The PMP certification is recognised by business professionals around the
world as…