Certification the desired standard for project managers
Almost two in three project managers are responsible for hiring team members, and 41% of them believe senior project managers need a professional certification to apply for a job. Adeline Teoh combs through the results of the 2013 Professional Project Management survey.
Why project contractors are like MasterChef contestants
Almost two in five project contractors consider themselves to be like MasterChef contestants where, although work is not always easy and there is pressure to perform, “advancing your skills and achieving professional growth is the greatest reward”.
$1 million for innovative Victorian water projects
Victoria’s Smart Water Fund has announced that it will make available $1 million in funding to support innovative urban water projects. The release of funding will be the Smart Water Fund’s 10th round, with applications opening in mid-October.
Project profile: Naisoso Island
When Bob Lowres bought a Fijian island, he already had a vision to share it. But how did he bring together the government, the bank and the public to make the Naisoso Island project a viable development? Adeline Teoh asks the hard questions.