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Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) 2019

During last month of June the European Union published the 2019 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) (link). This report is a composite index that summarises relevant indicators on Europe’s digital performance and tracks the evolution of EU member states in digital competitiveness. This report includes European measurement of digital competitiveness using five indicators: Connectivity, Human Capital/Digital skills, Use of …

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PMP renewed!

In order to maintain my PMI certification in a significant competitive advantage, I’ve completed a new cycle in the Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) program for my PMP certification and then my certification will be active in good standing until July of 2022. Also I’ve renewed my PMI membership to keep in touch with the leader project management organization around the …

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EQF level 7 for spanish Computer Engineers

BOE nivel_meces_ingeniero_en_informaticaThe Spanish national official bulletin (BOE) number 112 published on 11th May (Sec I page 40803) indicate: In accordance with the provisions of Article 24 of Royal Decree 967/2014, of November 21st, it is determined that the official university degree in Computer Engineering corresponds to level 3 of the Spanish Qualifications Framework for Higher Education (MECES for its Spanish …

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Cost Reimbursable contracts

When the scope of work is not well known at the start and can change as the work progresses, or when the risk is high, then we must use a Cost Reimbursable contract. In this type of contract the organization agrees to pay the contractor for the cost of performing the service or providing the goods. The organization pays the …

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Improve communications

The PM should be considered as a facilitator of communication, but never as an obstacle preventing, replacing or hindering communications between the parties. Sometimes, wrongly I think, some teams try to communicate with the other side through the PM, which can cause misunderstandings or loss of information. Therefore, the best is that the members of the different teams involved in …

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I’m a PMP!

Taking this summer season I finally obtained the PMP certification. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP) credential is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMP demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to lead and direct projects.

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Project Manager vs Technical Manager

It is true that the ICT is a very young science, and perhaps for this reason sometimes some concepts are not clearly defined. In the workplace, there is a serious technological confusion between the role of “project manager” (Project Manager) and the “Technical Director” (Technical Manager). We must clarify that the Project Manager is the person designated by the organization …

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New Website!

Hi all, I present my new website! With the invaluable collaboration of Yabatadesign I wanted to give a new look to my web. On this new site I want to explain my professional activity and my personal skills. Here you will find information about my work as a Project Manager, obtaining information on how I can work in project management …

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