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What is project management? [Video]

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Project management is integral to the world around us.

It is behind many different activities. Whether it is the construction of the latest skyscraper, the creation of cutting-edge technology or a culture change within an organisation; project management is the glue that holds everything together.

But, what is project management?

If you are interested in a career in project management, have found yourself working in a project team or are an experienced project professional looking for a way to explain what it is you do; this video looks to clarify what project management is.

It gives an insight into what many, highly-skilled professionals do every single day, across many different industries and sectors.

The video also highlights what it is that makes a project successful because, ultimately, that is what is expected.

Please feel free to share this video with your colleagues and peers.

Our profession continues to thrive and celebrate its successes. It has come a long way since the creation of APM in 1972, acknowledged in the History of Project Management video.

APM is here to support both individuals and organisations in the successful delivery of their projects.

Find out more about project management and discover what tools and resources are available to help project managers on their professional journey.

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