Jacqueline Didieu

  1. Learn How To Manage Security Projects, Avoid Common Pitfalls And Get The Job Done Right

    Frontline Project Management

    Are you looking to increase the success of your projects? Do you want to learn how to avoid common pitfalls and get the job done right? According to the Project Manage­ment Institute (PMI), organizations with a project-focused culture increase their project success factor by 20% on average. According to PMI, "high-performing organizations" achieve goals 2.5 times more often and waste 13 times less money than "low-performing companies." As a result, effective project management ensures that the goals of projects are inextricably linked to the organization's strategic objectives.

    This article covers 10 steps to a Successful Project: How to Make Sure Yours is A Success Story!

    Failing To Plan Is Planning To Fail!

    Think about it - how many times have you seen a construction project go wrong because the contractor didn't plan properly? Probably more times than you can count. But it doesn't have to be that way. By taking the time to plan your project properly, you can avoid many of the common pitfalls that lead to disaster.

    So what does proper planning entail? Here are a few key elements:

    • Define the scope of work. This may seem like a no-brainer, but you would be surprised how many projects go awry because the scope of work was not properly defined from the outset. Take the time to sit down with the client and go over every aspect of the project in detail. What is the client hoping to achieve? What are their budget constraints? What is the timeline for completion? By getting all of this information upfront, you can avoid costly
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  2. 5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Continuing Education Experience

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    It's no secret that continuing education is important for professional development and keeping your skills sharp and up to date. But it can be difficult to know how to get the most out of your continuing education experience. Here are five tips to help you make the most of your time taking CE Courses.

    1. Get to know your others in the profession

    Getting to know others who are also continuing their education is a great way to make the most of your continuing education experience. For example, more than 380,000 students have completed security-industry-related training at securityceu.com. By forming friendships and working together, you can create a support network that can help you succeed in your classes. Here are a few tips for getting to know others in the profession:

    • Introduce yourself on LinkedIn.
    • Join a study group.
    • Attend security industry events and activities.
    • Get involved in relevant extracurricular activities.
    • Don’t be afraid to ask for help.

    2. Pay attention in class

    The security industry can be unforgiving and it is easy to get left behind. You are solely responsible for your professional development. One of the most important things you can do to make the most of your continuing education experience i

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