The value of project management certifications is a hot topic which is discussed among all professionals.The people who are into project management they are in a dilemma whether certifications make better project managers and whether project staffed by certified project managers are more successful than projects without PMPs.
In a survey it is revealed that out of 15 advertisements for project manager’s job posted, out of which 10 prefer project management certification. In which 7 ads says PMP certification is highly desirable, an advantage, a plus, preferred. The 3 are require certification all specify the Project management Institutes PMP credentials
They had a talk with certified and non-certified IT project managers as well as with a person from PMI to know the true value of Project management certifications. What they found is project management certification matter a great deal to some employers, but not always for realistic reasons. They also found that project managers can certainly benefit from certification
. It will help them to get good jobs and higher salaries.
Project management professionals (PMP) certification indicates that you have a certain level of knowledge and expertise and that you can work proficiently in a project environment.
Some of project managers who are not certified are worried by the increasing importance of certifications like PMP. When a project manager has a PMP certification it is expected among employers that PMP will complete this project efficiently.
Finally PMP certification
is a benchmark or indicator that the professional has the ability to complete project in a smooth manner rather we can say he can handle the project professionally.