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Strategic Project Management Consulting and Training Solutions

There is more to effective project management than meeting deadlines, budget, and scope. Achieving strategic goals and delivering real value is only possible through competent project management that is guided by and aligned with an organization’s strategy. In today’s fast changing world environment, organizations formulate and execute strategy to meet new challenges, improve service delivery, align their employees to vision and mission, align projects and activities to strategy, and delivery value for customers and stakeholders. The next logical step is to acknowledge your delivery process is as important as your strategic plan.

Poor project management and stakeholder commitment can hinder execution of even the most well-designed strategies. Strategic project management takes traditional project management principles and practices to another level that improves strategic alignment, informs resource allocation decisions, informs operational planning, and helps mitigate risks. Strategic project management makes strategy leadership everyone’s job, not just the C-suite. Great strategic project leadership focuses on aligning project and portfolio management with strategy, helping coordinate clients and teams, forming a vision for success, and keeping everyone on track.


Strategic Project Management Training and Certification

Strategy Management Group, Inc. (SMG) offers a full line of project management and strategy execution courses. SMG courses are taught by highly-experienced facilitating consultants familiar with all types of organizations. 

The Strategic Project Manager Professional Certification course arms project managers with the tools and techniques to formulate and execute strategy to meet new challenges, prioritize programs and portfolios, improve service delivery, align projects and activities to mission, vision and strategy, and delivery value for customers and stakeholders.

Strategic Project Management Program provides participants with the essential skills of modern project management within the context of a strategy focused organization. Created by certified PMP® and strategy experts at SMG, this program bridges the gap between strategy and practical project management, and trains project managers how to prioritize and manage projects more strategically. It is designed to give practitioners the tools, templates, and skills they need to deliver projects and initiatives on time, on budget, and within scope. 1-day Foundations, 2-day Intermediate, and 3-day Advanced options are available, and all three classes can be used to prepare for the PMP® exam.

The 1-day Strategy Essentials for Project Managers course gives seasoned project managers the strategic planning and management knowledge and skills they need to support corporate level strategy development.

The Ultimate PMP®Exam Prep Course 6th Edition prepares potential Project Management Professionals® for the PMP® Exam. All training materials have been updated to reflect the changes to the new PMP® exam.

Project Management Professional (PMP), CAPM, PMBOK, and the PMI Registered Education Provider logo are all registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.


Project Management Consultation

With extensive experience delivering quality project-management training, consulting, staffing and services, SMG is poised to deliver for your organization today. SMG is a global leader in delivery of full lifecycle project management services and products that add value to the organizations and individuals we serve. 

The SMG Consulting Practice Group has successfully implemented complex projects worldwide across multiple industries to deliver services such as:

  • Enterprise Solutions Support
  • Project / Program Management Office (PMO) 
  • Establishment Process Mapping and Improvement


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Highly informative, interactive with clearly defined roll out.”
Gerard O’Connor, Business Development Manager, IDA Ireland
A worthwhile experience that has given me the tools to think strategically both for my organization and myself
Eric Rossmanith, Logistics Analyst, U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC)
The sessions are of university level and quality, and in keeping with top-tier professional standards.
Susan Berning, Director of Strategic Planning & Development, National Trust for Historic Preservation
Intensive training geared at developing team capabilities for measured success.
Jim Rostohar, Chief Knowledge Officer, NASA Johnson Space Center
This is one of the best professional courses I’ve taken in my career. I will be able to apply the learnings immediately when I return to the office.
Brian Burton, Group Project Manager, T-Mobile US. Inc.