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"There are a number of common problems that beset the relationship between the client and the delivery project manager" - Alistair Godbold in the APM blog
There are many different ‘types’ of project manager – they all have the same core skills, but emphasise different aspects to suit their roles. One of these key types is the client project manager, who acts for the client – as opposed to a project manager who provides hands-on delivery.
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New APM Project Professional Qualification - raising the standards of project management!
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Download City AM’s Agile Business report featuring APM Chairman Steve Wake 
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APM Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management programme has attracted 744 star candidates since inception including Apprentice project manager and engineer Joanne Sharples who has been named the UK's Higher Apprentice of the Year!
Popular APM Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management program has attracted 744 star candidates since its inception.
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"The demand for project professionals continues to rise and millions of new project-management jobs are set to be created globally between now and 2020" - Chris Jones in the blog
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"We will be exploring a wider range of issues including more in-depth coverage of diversity and the impact of career breaks"
 
APM chief executive Sara Drake blogs for International Woman's Day 2016
Today, International Women’s Day, APM’s Women in Project Management group is holding a sold-out event on how women can improve their negotiation skills in the workplace.If you go by the recent research by Robert Half, women on average earn £300,000 less than men over their working lifetimes. Salary negotiation on its own is not sufficient to cover that kind of gap.
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APM explores what it takes to become a world class profession
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Showcase your talents, achievements and project successes! APM Awards 2016 now open for entries...
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Oil and gas project managers - boost your project career with a 6-month mentoring programme
The ECITB Oil and Gas Industry Project Management Steering Group (OIPMSG) has developed a project management-specific Mentoring Programme available for individuals working within the oil and gas sector and is looking for 10 candidates to participate in this 6-month mentoring programme. 
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'The important outcome of this Budget was further confirmation – if it were actually needed – that the Government is committed to delivering or enabling a long term programme of infrastructure investment' - Julian Smith in the APM blog
Politically and practically, this year’s Budget was a mildly inconvenient diversion from the real business of the Government, which currently is to prepare for the EU referendum. Still, the Chancellor of the Exchequer did his duty and produced a Budget which will have relatively limited impact.
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Statement relating to APM’s application for Chartered status
In 2013, the Privy Council unanimously recommended that a Royal Charter should be granted to APM. This decision was challenged in the courts.The Court of Appeal handed down judgement in January 2016 rejecting PMI’s appeal. The Court of Appeal also refused permission for PMI to appeal further to the Supreme Court.
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Directors for HS2 and TfL to speak at the multi-award winning APM Conference 2016 next month
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The professional body for the project management industry
Introduction

The award-winning Association for Project Management is committed to developing and promoting project and programme management through its Five Dimensions of Professionalism. There are a number of ways in which you can benefit from what we do, including:

The association is a registered charity with over 19,000 individual and 500 corporate members making it the largest professional body of its kind in Europe. As part of its strategy to raise awareness and standards in the profession it is currently in the process of applying for a Royal Charter.

APM's mission statement is “to develop and promote the professional disciplines of project and programme management for the public benefit”.

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