“Is the PMP good for me?”

Do you know that only just over half, 56%, of all project managers are certified? (Wrike.com) What’s holding you back from becoming PMP Certified? Whether you’re already in the project management field or looking to jump in, the importance of what a PMP Certification can do for your career shouldn’t be overlooked. Here are 5…

Willy Wonka Saw the Future…

I didn’t find a golden ticket, but I did find a few golden nuggets while watching the original Willy Wonka movie. Something I can only do as an adult, because I must have watched it a least a hundred times as a child and I don’t remember ever reflecting on creativity in the workplace or…

Benefits of Joining PMI Tulsa

If you’re here, you’re probably looking for ways to enhance, grow and/or compliment your existing project management repertoire. And we’re so glad you found us! Through this blog, our learning courses, social channels and more, we’re continuously working to help this community learn more about the many opportunities and resources that can help amplify your…

Project Management Traits of Athletes

“Think of yourself as an athlete. I guarantee you it will change the way you walk, the way you work, and the decisions you make about leadership, teamwork, and success.” Professional basketball player turned author, Mariah Burton Nelson said it best. Leadership is the first thing to come to mind when thinking of characteristics that…

Lessons from a Reformed Gen Y’er

Time Magazine dubbed us “The Me Me Me Generation” claiming that “Millennials are lazy, entitled narcissists who still live with their parents.” In the beginning of my telecom career, I am loathe to admit I could have easily served as the poster child for these accusations. Simply put, I was a princess and felt that…

Don’t Let Spring “Break” You!

Are you planning a Spring Break trip this year? Going with friends, family, or classmates? If so keep these 3 things in mind so that Spring Break won’t “break” you this year:   Cost Benefit Analysis Whether you are going to the lake with your family, a ski trip with some college friends, or on…