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News Releases 2013

ESI International Project Management Course Materials to Go Fully Digital
(Singapore – December 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced that it will begin offering digital course materials for all classroom training with a phased approach starting from January 20, 2014. Through the use of digital formats instead of hard copy course materials, ESI will be able to provide flexibility and options on how course content is delivered and accessed by course participants. The digital publishing initiative is aligned with addressing the growing demand for digital learning content from ESI customers and course participants globally, and meeting ESI’s green initiatives in minimising environmental impact.

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ESI International Introduces Three New Project Management Courses for Oil and Gas Professionals
(Singapore – November 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced three new project management courses designed specifically for the oil and gas industry. Through the three new courses, Managing Projects, Scheduling and Cost Control, and Risk Management, ESI aims to provide industry professionals with the required competencies in managing oil and gas projects more effectively. The new courses include interactive case studies, discussions and exercises focused on common upstream oil and gas operational scenarios to make learning highly relevant and transferable to the workplace.

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J. LeRoy Ward wins 2013 PMI Eric Jenett Project Management Excellence Award
(Singapore – October 2013)

Project Management Institute (PMI®), the world’s largest not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, announced that ESI International Executive VP, J. LeRoy Ward, PMP®, PgMP®, CSM, is the winner of the 2013 PMI® Eric Jenett Project Management Excellence Award. The award recognises an individual who has made outstanding contributions to the practice of project management (PM) and who has demonstrated initiative and leadership while advancing PM techniques, concepts, theories or practices.

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ESI International Attains WSQ Accreditation for its Contract Management Course
(Singapore – September 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced its contract management course, Managing Contracts, has received the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) certification from the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA).ESI International remains the only project management provider in Singapore that offers accredited project management and business analysis programmes under the Business Management WSQ (BM WSQ).

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New ESI Study Reveals Shortfall in ROI Measurement and Customer Focus Among PMOs in Singapore
(Singapore – July 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced the key findings of its annual Global State of the PMO study, and a cross-section of the survey that was conducted within the project management office (PMO) sector in Singapore with 192 professionals holding project management and related roles. The global study sought to reveal the latest PMO trends in light of its function and current role, maturity level and involvement in training, based on responses gathered from over 2,300 respondents worldwide.

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ESI International Aligns Project Management Course Curriculum with Industry Standards and Best Practices
(Singapore – July 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced the alignment of its project management course curriculum with international industry standards and best practices, with aims to providing project managers and organisations with the relevance and flexibility they will need to succeed in a globalised economy.

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ESI International Achieves WSQ Accreditation for its Project Leadership Course
(Singapore – May 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management training company, today announced that its Project Leadership, Management and Communications course has attained the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) certification, a national credentialing systems developed by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA), with aims to develop the key competencies of employees and enhance their employability against industry-developed work standards.

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ESI International and KnowledgeAdvisors Extend Learning Measurement Partnership to Asia Pacific
(Singapore – January 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management company and KnowledgeAdvisors, the world’s largest provider of learning and talent management solutions, have announced the extension of their partnership to provide comprehensive learning measurement solutions and consulting services, including KnowledgeAdvisors flagship technology platform Metrics that Matter®, in Asia Pacific.

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ESI International Releases Top 10 Trends in Project Management
(Singapore – January 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management company has announced the release of its top 10 trends in project management for 2013. The 2013 trends reveal that expert leadership is lacking in all areas of project management, portfolio management and programme management.

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ESI International Releases Top 10 Trends in Business Analysis
(Singapore – January 2013)

ESI International, the world’s leading project management company has announced the release of its top 10 trends in business analysis for 2013. The 2013 trends reveal that expert leadership is lacking in all areas of project management, portfolio management and programme management.

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