Exploring trends and developments in project management today

About Us

Project Smart launched in 2000 as a way to provide easy access to information about the project management profession, in particular PRINCE2 and has grown from there.

The philosophy of the website is to provide free high-quality, ethical content in an accessible form while encouraging feedback and discussion.

Website content and functionality is constantly improving, providing access to the latest project management thinking from a large group of subject matter experts.


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