“Law of Attraction” in Getting PMP® Certification

“Law of Attraction” in getting PMP® Certification. by Chalid Tamimi PMP, DCOptima Principal Consultant. Let me share my experience in helping candidates to prepare for PMP® Certification test in Indonesia. I myself past the PMP® exam in year 1998 and got  certified in 2000. Then I got assignments from my employer to conduct PMP exam […]

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Project Management for Engineering Students

By Setyo Utomo Soekarsono Ir. MSc. MM This idea came to my mind when I met an engineer who cannot prepare a new business unit development plan. His team that consist of young freshmen engineer have no clue either on how to develop the plan. Based on this experience, I eager to make the knowledge […]

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Evidence avoid unnecessary arguments

Evidence avoid unnecessary arguments DCOptima consultant was attending a progress meeting of an IT Department at a state institution. This working unit was just starting to use DCOMonicon (a PPM Tools) to manage the existing IT projects. At that time, this organization had implemented a score card to evaluate the performance of each employee. Thus, […]

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12 Hour Progress Meeting

12 Hours Project Progress Meeting In the year 2009, DCOptima were asked by a utility company to assist them in managing hundreds of infrastructure projects. DCOptima’s Consultants were invited to a project progress meeting. The meeting started from 10 am and finished at 10 pm. It was a very exhausted meeting. This is an example […]

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Setting Up PMO in Indonesia

PMO Implementation In Indonesia By. Chalid Tamimi, PMP & Viant Perdana, MCP, PMP Originally PMO stands for Project Management Office. Lately, some consultants interpret PMO as Program Management Office or Portfolio Management Office, it depends on what function the PMO has. The responsibilities of PMO can range from providing project management support functions to actually […]

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Project Management by Nature

I was just pass the PMP exam at that time. My colleague in the office asked me to give a presentation about Project Management Standard based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) to a Project Management Working Unit of an Oil Company. At that time the latest edition of […]

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PMO with Learning Transfer

Make Your PMO More Effective With Learning Transfer By. Ten Six Do you make a point of ensuring that everyone who goes on a training course transfers what they have learned to their work environment? It’s worth doing. A new study by ESI International shows that when training is transferred back onto the job, Project […]

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A Proven Project Portfolio Management Process

Conference Paper 2002 Miller, J. (2002). A proven project portfolio management process. Paper presented at Project Management Institute Annual Seminars & Symposium, San Antonio, TX. Newtown Square, PA: Project Management Institute. Are You Doing The Right Things, Or Just Doing Things Right? Aligning Information Technology (IT) investments with constantly shifting business goals and priorities continues […]

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Apakah Manajemen Proyek adalah Manajemen Masa Depan?

Posted May 11, 2006 (Originally) Oleh Chalid Tamimi MBA, PMP Kata “Proyek” serta persepsinya. Pada saat berjalan-jalan saya sering melihat papan pengumuman dengan tulisan “Hati-hati keluar masuk kendaraan proyek”. Biasanya papan ini terpampang di lokasi proyek pembangunan gedung. Papan-papan tersebut secara tidak langsung memberikan andil terhadap pembentukan persepsi pada masyarakat umum bahwa kata-kata “proyek” selalu […]

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