Call for Papers for February 2014 PM World Journal

Share knowledge and help create the world’s most global and influential online publication for program and project management 


29 December 2013 – Dallas, London, Sydney – This is the Call for Papers for the February 2014 edition of the PM World Journal (PMWJ).  Project management researchers, experts, professional leaders, practicing project managers and executives of project-oriented organizations are invited to submit an article, paper, report or story for publication in the monthly PMWJ.  This is an opportunity to advance your career, share knowledge and gain visibility for yourself and your organization.  Submit an original work now for publication in the February 2014 edition.

131121-pmwj17-pmwj-IMAGEThe PMWJ includes articles and papers in the following categories:

  • Featured Papers – professionally researched and referenced papers like those presented at conferences 
  • Advisory Articles – advice on how to solve a PM problem or address specific issues 
  • Commentary Articles – short article expressing an opinion or point of view about a program or project management-related topic 
  • Student Papers – well written research paper by graduate or undergraduate students of project management 
  • Case Studies – Description of an actual project or program, or how some aspect of program or project management was implemented in an organization 
  • Personal Stories – short description of a personal experience on a project or related to project management 
  • Reports – update about PM professional activities, events or developments in a city or region of the world 
  • Book Reviews – professionally written review of a project management book 
  • News Stories – articles about actual programs, projects, and P/PM-related research, education, publications, professional activities, events, organizations or people 
  • Second Editions – previously published papers, originally presented at a project management conference or event, or published in a language other than English.  

The PMWJ (ISSN 2330-4480), a non-refereed electronic publication registered with the US Library of Congress, is indexed by EBSCO, the world’s largest intermediary between publishers and libraries.  Contents of the PMWJ are included in EBSCO’s Business Source databases.  The PMWJ is a good option for those who wish to publish research results or information quickly.  For more information, visit https://pmworldjournal.net/?page_id=9.

According to Managing Editor David Pells, “We welcome articles and papers about any aspect of program or project management from anywhere in the world.  We are especially interested in those that might be useful for managing projects in difficult conditions, emerging economies or challenging environments.”

The mission of the PMWJ is to support the creation and sharing of new knowledge about program and project management.  The publishing process is easy.  Just email an article or paper to [email protected]; it will be reviewed, reformatted to a standard layout and returned to the author for approval prior to publication. Authors of articles and papers may also be able to claim continuing education credits or professional development units (PDUs) for project management certifications.

The PM World Journal (PMWJ) is a global online publication produced by PM World, Inc. in the United States, but created by a virtual team of contributors and editors around the world.  Each month, the PMWJ features dozens of articles, papers and stories about projects and project management in different countries and industries.  To see the latest edition, visit www.pmworldjournal.net.  Subscriptions and access are free.