PRINCE2 vs PMP is the wrong question to ask.  PRINCE2 and PMP are useful and complementary tools in your skill set – they don’t compete.  Certification in the PRINCE2 methodology is an excellent complement to your PMP credential and awards  PDUs for instructor led classes or online learning.  If you are a PMP,  PRINCE2 already…

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We have consistently high PRINCE2 exam pass rates. We introduced PRINCE2 to Canada in 2007 and have maintained a very high exam pass rate ever since. When you sign up you get a course that is more likely to produce the exam result you want. We do this with a combination of excellent trainers, thorough…

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If initial or continuing training in project management consolidates your theoretical and practical knowledge, making you a valued generalist able to effectively identify the ins and outs of a project, certification takes you further. It allows you to stand out from your competitors, sharpen your skills for complex and far-reaching projects, and show your commitment…

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Whether you are running a business, whether you are an employee or even a freelancer, professional training may not always have been your priority – it’s costly, time consuming, and demanding. But do not be deceived. Taking some time off to learn has stimulating and invigorating virtues not to neglect if you want to remain…

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INFOGRAPHIC: What is the gender balance in portfolio management? OKAZY is identified as one of the highest rated training providers within the MoP infographic.  This has just been published in partnership with AXELOS.  You can view the infographic in this LinkedIn article http://bit.ly/MoPInfographic . This is the largest ever study of portfolio management skills, and the first time that…

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Okazy – Advantage Learning Canada is now accredited to deliver PRINCE2 training under version 2017. Starting September 1st, 2017 – all our classes and e-learning material will be under version 2017. For the French material, it is expected that this shift will occur in the spring of 2018. This latest evolution of PRINCE2 has been…

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Communication and engagement are not same thing. But you need to do both. First, you need to identify your Stakeholders. Who are my stakeholders? In PRINCE2, a stakeholder is any individual, group or organisation with an interest or influence in your project. You need to know who your stakeholders are. And you need to know…

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Congratulations, you’ve passed PRINCE2 with us! but how do you put the qualification on your CV or Linkedin profile? Adding PRINCE2 to your LinkedIn profile Login to your LinkedIn account and, using the top menu, click on Me and then View profile under your name. If your Certification section is already active, just click on the Plus sign in the Accomplishments…

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Agile Journey On my journey to becoming the first PRINCE2 Agile Certified Trainer in North America, I was pleasantly surprised at what agile was and what it wasn’t. Prior to beginning my learning regime, my position was that AGILE was just another flavour of the day, designed by IT folks and being “sold” as the…

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The PRINCE2 manual is not a rule book.  There’s no such thing as “PRINCE2 compliant” and if you’re “using all of it” you’re probably doing too much. You only need to follow the PRINCE2 manual word for word to pass the exam.  After that you adopt and adapt to whatever gets your project done right. That doesn’t mean throw the…

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