May 2018 Contest

A column that gives you an opportunity to share your ideas with the community. Take part in the contest and win PMI goodies.

Q. WHAT IS THE BIGGEST DISRUPTION THAT YOU ARE EXPERIENCING AT THE WORKPLACE? HOW ARE YOU PREPARING YOURSELF FOR IT?

Put your thoughts down in less than 1100 characters and we will publish the best answer in the next issue of Manage India. The winner will also get goodies from PMI India.
Terms & Conditions
  • The contest is open to PMI members and PMI credential holders in India only.

  • Each contestant can send only one entry for each contest.

  • The closing date to send your entry is 15 July 2018.

  • No responsibilities will be taken for entries not received.

  • The Manage India editorial team reserves the exclusive right to make the final decision on the winner.

  • The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and photograph by PMI India in PMI publication material.

  • The winner will be notified through the email address provided at the time of entry submission.

Winner of the Previous Short Takes Contest

Congratulations, Kaushik M!

Q. PMI’S EARNING POWER: PROJECT MANAGEMENT SALARY SURVEY OF 2018 SHOWS THAT PROJECT MANAGERS WITH PMP® CERTIFICATION HAVE A HIGHER EARNING POTENTIAL. WHAT IS THE MOST IMPORTANT QUALITY THAT ORGANIZATIONS FIND IN A PMP CERTIFIED PRACTITIONER??

A. PMP is the gold standard certificate in project management. Having PMP certificate exhibits the professionalism, commitment and knowledge that an individual has attained. He/She understands the PMBOK, speaks the global language of project management used by project managers around the world. He/She possess all 3 ideal skill sets defined by the PMI Talent Triangle (Technical Project Management, Leadership, Strategic & Business Management expertise). They complete their projects on time, on budget and meeting original goals. PMP certified practitioners can work in any industry, any domain, as they are well versed with integrating the knowledge areas of scope, schedule, cost, quality, resource, communication, risk, procurement and stakeholder management. The PMP certified professional can start working at any stage of the project. They refer to PMBOK for the processes they are currently working on, apply the knowledge to create the best value for their work. The organization can rely on the professional for the successful completion of the project. With a PMP, project is in safe hands.