My PMP Exam, PMI-ACP Agile, ITIL v4 Foundation Certification: Free Study Notes & Tips 2020 — through Online Self Study for Working Professionals


Updated for the new PMP Exam: I have painstakingly updated the free study notes as well as other learning guides for the PMP Exam for the new PMP Exam in 2020. Wish you PMP success!
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Recommended PMI-ACP Exam Reference Book: PMI-ACP Exam Prep by Mike Griffiths

Mike Griffiths’ PMI-ACP Exam Book: Premier vs 2nd Edition

With the introduction of an updated exam content outline for the PMI-ACP® Exam by PMI, every PMI-ACP® aspirant would surely question about the relevancy of the current PMI-ACP® Exam Prep courses and books for the new PMI-ACP® Exam syllabus. The PMI-ACP® Exam Prep by Mike Griffiths is surely on the...

New Exam Contents Added to PMI-ACP Exam

New Exam Contents Added to PMI-ACP Exam (from July 2015)

The PMI-ACP® is changing from 15 July 2015. From this very day, the PMI-ACP® exam will be based on the new PMI-ACP® Exam syllabus. The new PMI-ACP® Exam is by no means a ‘revolutionary’ change. In fact, according to my PMI-ACP® experience and many of others, the exam syllabus of the...

Free Category A PDU for PMI-ACP Re-certification

Free Category A PDU for PMI-ACP Re-certification

After you have achieved the PMI-ACP® credential, it is high time to begin earning PDU for your PMI-ACP® Certification renewal. Searching for PDU for PMI-ACP® is proved to be much more difficult than that for the PMP® PDU as PMI-ACP® focuses on Agile project management. One easy way is to become a PMI...

Brain Dump for the PMP Exam

What is Brain Dump for the PMP Exam?

Most successful PMP® exam takers have mentioned the use of “brain dump” as one of the most useful tactics for passing the exam. What exactly is a “brain dump” and how to create one? You will get the answers in this article. What is brain dump? A PMP® Exam brain dump...

PMP vs CAPM: How is PMP Different from CAPM?

PMP vs CAPM: How is PMP Different from CAPM?

Both the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam and the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Certification Exam are created and administrated by the Project Management Institute (PMI) in recognition of the knowledge of the holders in the field of project management. This post will provide an overview of the...

Free Category A PMP PDU for PMP Re-certification

Free PMP PDU for PMP Re-certification

After the termination of the PMI Community of Practice website on the pmi.org, all the previous available recorded webinars to earn Category A PMP® PDU are nowhere to be found. PMP® Certification holders may find it hard to earn PMP® for their re-certification. Where can we earn PMP® PDU for...

PMP / PMI-ACP re-certification

When to Renew PMP / PMI-ACP Certification?

This seems a dump question at first glance. The answer is obviously One should renew the PMP® / PMI-ACP® certification when one has accumulated the required number of PDU (60 for PMP®; 30 for PMI-ACP®) and before the 3-year re-certification period is over. The above is what’s written in the PMP®...

PMI-ACP Practice Exams

PMI-ACP Exam Practice Question Review: PMTraining

Taking practice exams is no doubt one of the most effective way to prepare for professional examinations including PMP® Certification and PMI-ACP® Certification. During my PMI-ACP® Exam preparation, I have attempted a number of PMI-ACP® practice exam questions from a number of sources, among them is the PMI-ACP® Exam Practice...

After passing the PMI-ACP exam

After passing the PMI-ACP exam …

[For PMI-ACP® computer based test (CBT)] After 3 hours of finishing and checking the 120 PMI-ACP® exam questions with your full attention, you will be presented with a blank screen after clicking the “End Exam” button. Don’t worry, this is just an indication that the PMI server is checking and...

New PMI-ACP Exam 2015

New version of PMI-ACP exam from 15 July 2015

The PMI-ACP® exam will be updated in July 2015 following a large scale Role Delineation Study (RDS) conducted by PMI to keep the exam abreast of the latest development of Agile project management practices. PMI-ACP® candidates will be able to sit for the current version of PMI-ACP® up to 14 July...

PMI-ACP Exam Last Minute Study Notes

PMI-ACP Exam Last Minute Study Notes

The most important knowledge and facts for the PMI-ACP® Exam are listed below. This post intends to serve as a last minute study notes for PMI-ACP® candidates to study right before the PMI-ACP® Exam. The notes here are short and concise, with little or no explanations. If you would like...

PMI-ACP Exam Tips

How to Correctly Answer PMI-ACP Exam Questions

I passed the PMI-ACP® exam with “proficient” in all the domains tested. The following are the tips generated from my PMI-ACP® experience. It is hoped that these PMI-ACP® tips would help PMI-ACP® candidates to get several more questions right. Wish you PMI-ACP® success! Tips 1 – Look out for “Tricky” Words Since...