Category: PMI-ACP Exam

PMI-ACP Agile Methods - FDD, DSDM, Crystal Family

PMI-ACP Agile Methods – FDD, DSDM, Crystal Family

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Feature-Driven Development (FDD), Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM) and Crystal are other Agile methods mentioned in the PMI-ACP® Exam syllabus. This post is about the guidance principles and practices, etc. of FDD, DSDM and Crystal. According to the experiences of PMI-ACP® aspirants, these Agile frameworks are seldom tested...

PMI-ACP Exam: Lean Software Development

PMI-ACP Agile Methods – Lean Software Development & Kanban

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Lean Software Development has its principles adopted from the Lean Manufacturing Approaches. Lean is not an Agile method in the strictest sense but its values are in close alignment with Agile. This post is about the guidance principles and practices, etc. of Lean Software Development and Kanban. Lean Software...

PMI-ACP Exam: XP Extreme Programming

PMI-ACP Agile Methods – Extreme Programming (XP)

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Extreme Programming (XP) is one of the most popular Agile model for software development good practices (Unlike Scrum which focuses of project management on prioritizing tasks and getting feedback). Extreme Programming is based on five core values taken to the extreme: simplicity, communication, feedback, courage and respect. This...

PMI-ACP Agile Method - Scrum

PMI-ACP Agile Methods – Scrum

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Scrum is one of the most popular Agile model. It is easy to understand but difficult to master. Scrum is based on three pillars: transparency, inspection and adaptation. This post is about the guidance practices, roles and responsibilities, events and artifacts, etc. of Scrum. Scrum Agile...

PMI-ACP Exam Syllabus

What Exactly is the PMI-ACP Exam Syllabus?

[NEW! For the 2015 July PMI®-ACP Exam syllabus] For PMI-ACP® exam aspirants, the PMI-ACP® Exam syllabus seems to be a mystery. Yes, PMI does spell out the details of what would be tested on the PMI-ACP® exam in the PMI-ACP® Examination Content Outline (REVISED DECEMBER 2014), however it is written in PMI...

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 3

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 3

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Level 3 PMI-ACP® Knowledge And Skills group is one of the three Knowledge and Skills groups for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Knowledge And Skills” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline,...

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 2

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 2

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Level 2 PMI-ACP® Knowledge And Skills group is one of the three Knowledge and Skills groups for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Knowledge And Skills” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline,...

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 1

PMI-ACP Knowledge And Skills: Level 1

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Level 1 PMI-ACP® Knowledge And Skills group is one of the three Knowledge and Skills groups for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Knowledge And Skills” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content...

PMI-ACP Exam: value stream analysis

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Process Improvement

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Process Improvement is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. Process Improvement includes the following toolkits: Kaizen the Five WHYs retrospectives, intraspectives process tailoring/hybrid models value stream mapping control limits pre-mortem (rule setting, failure analysis) fishbone diagram analysis PMI-ACP® Exam Importance: around...

PMI-ACP Exam Agile Metrics

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Agile Metrics

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Agile Metrics is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Tools and Techniques” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline, Metrics includes Velocity, Cycle Time, Earned Value Management (EVM)...

PMI-ACP Exam Risk Management

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Agile Risk Management

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Agile Risk Management is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Tools and Techniques” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline, Risk Management includes Risk Adjusted Backlog, Risk...

PMI-ACP Exam tools and techniques: value based prioritization

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Value Based Prioritization

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Agile Value Based Prioritization is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Tools and Techniques” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline, Value Based Prioritization includes return...

PMI-ACP soft skills negotiation

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Soft Skills Negotiation

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Agile Soft Skills Negotiation is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Tools and Techniques” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline, Soft Skills Negotiation includes...

PMI-ACP Exam: Agile Product Quality

PMI-ACP Tools and Techniques: Product Quality

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Agile Product Quality is one of the ten Tools and Techniques for the PMI-ACP® exam. The “Tools and Techniques” accounts for a total of 50% of all the questions to be found on the exam paper. According to the PMI-ACP® exam content outline, Product Quality includes Frequent Validation and...