A Survey of Project Management Websites

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This assignment calls for an internet search of four project management-related terms and a summarization of three websites regarding one of these topics as well as the Project Management Institute’s website. Furthermore, a justification of how organizations can invest in enterprise project management for IT projects shall be provided.
On December 12, 2013 a Google search on the following terms was conducted: Project Management, Project Management Careers, Project Portfolio Management, and IT Project Management. Since adding quotes to an internet search drastically changes the results, two numbers for each phrase will be provided: one with the search term without quotes and one with quotes. The approximate number of hits is as follows:
Project Management 926,000,000 “Project Management” 29,600,000
Project Management Careers 393,000,000 “Project Management Careers” 30,000
Project Portfolio Management 75,700,000 “Project Portfolio Management” 1,400,000
IT Project Management 843,000,000 “IT Project Management” 1,160,000

Website Reviews
Project-Management
This website provides a plethora of valuable information such as web applications, project management book reviews, and certification courses. It also has links to pages upon pages of additional articles regarding topics such as “Qortex Software Review: Overview – Features – Pricing”, “Top 10 YouTube Channels for Project Management Training”, and “Cloud-Based LMS Opens Up New Realms for Project Training”.
Some of the useful tools include time sheets to record how much time is spent on various tasks as well as the ability to produce reports that show the breakdown of how time is spent; calendars and event schedule which allows the organization to schedule activities; and doc...

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...workplace many more are sure to spring up in the future. There will be plenty of individuals who have assumed a project management-type role in the past and may be reluctant to invest time and energy into gaining certifications or degrees in project management. However, there will most likely be many more who are willing to gain such an education in this field as it will most likely continue to develop well into the future.

Works Cited

Mind Tools (2013). Project management tools. Retrieved from http://www.mindtools.com/pages/main/newMN_PPM.htm Project-Management (2013). The ultimate article reference for project managers. Retrieved from http://project-management.com/
Project Management Institute (2013). Retrieved from http://www.pmi.org/
Project Management Stack Exchange (2013). Explore our questions. Retrieved from
http://pm.stackexchange.com/
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