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PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Jonathan Dacosta

The new PMP® Exam commences from 12 Jan 2016 well into 2017. Many Aspirants would worry about the “big changes” that are happening to the exam questions and would wonder if the prep resources (i.e. mock questions and exam prep books) are still relevant for the new PMP® Exam in...

Accuracy vs Precision Illustrated

Accuracy vs Precision for PMP Exam (PMBOK Guide)

In Project Quality Management of the PMP® Exam, the concept of “Accuracy” and “Precision” is one of the most easily confused concepts (another equally important terms for quality management is Quality vs Grade which we will deal with in a separate article). Accuracy vs Precision Accuracy and Precision are descriptions of...

Project Benefit Analysis Metrics for the PMP Exam

Project Benefit Analysis Concepts for the PMP Exam (Part 2)

This is the second part of the Project Benefit Analysis Concepts for the PMP® Exam. The first 3 metrics / accounting terms are discussed in part 1. In this article, we will concentrate on the remaining five metrics / accounting terms: Payback Period Return on Investment (ROI) Opportunity cost Net Present Value Benefit-Cost...

Project Benefit Analysis Metrics for the PMP Exam

Project Benefit Analysis Concepts for the PMP Exam

During project initiation, the project manager is often tasked with the responsibility to assess whether a project proposal is beneficial to the performing organization and whether the project is aligned to organization business goals. In fact, the new PMP® Exam has added a new task to the PMP® Exam Content...

Accepted Deliverable vs Verified Deliverable (PMBOK Guide 5th Edition)

Accepted Deliverable vs Verified Deliverable for PMP Exam (PMBOK Guide)

Perhaps the definitions of “Accepted Deliverable” and “Verified Deliverable” are one of the most easily confused concepts by Aspirants. If you search for terms like “PMP® Deliverables”, you will surely come across these terms: “Accepted Deliverable”, “Validated Deliverable” and “Verified Deliverable”. What are the differences between them and what you should know to answer...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Mark Chropufka (Dec 2015)

Mark Chropufka passed the PMP® Certification Exam in Dec 2015. Mark tried a lot of mock quizzes and exams and reviewed every single wrong answers to really understand the “why”. Mark’s Exam Lessons learned For me, my preparation began with taking a 4 day Learning Tree course on preparing for the PMP® exam....

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Danilo Uvalin (Dec 2015)

Danilo Uvalin passed the PMP® Certification Exam on 23 Dec 2015. Danilo would like to remind aspirants to really understand PMI’s approach (not personal experience or education) to project management as all the questions in the exam will be judged from PMI’s perspectives. My Lessons learned I have successfully completed my journey...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Prasad Salunkhe (Dec 2015)

Prasad Salunkhe passed the PMP® Certification Exam around the end of 2015. Below is his detailed lessons learned covering his study plan, study resources and most importantly his exam strategy. Thanks Prasad for your sharing! My PMP® Experience My PMP® certification was long due. Seven years ago I got 35 PDU online for...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Rameshwar Khenat (Nov 2015)

Rameshwar Khenat passed the PMP® Certification Exam on 30th November 2015 with 3 Proficient and 2 Moderately Proficient. He has written an extremely detailed lessons learned article for his exam preparation and study. He has kindly agreed to share his lessons learned with fellow Aspirants. Thanks Rameshwar! Cleared PMP® Today… Wasn’t that difficult...

PMI-PBA Exam Discount Coupon Code

[US$250 Off] PMI-PBA Exam Discount Coupon Code [till 31/3/2017]

With a view to encouraging more business analysts to take the PMI-PBA (Project Management Institute Professional in Business Analysis) Exam, PMI has recently offered US$250 discount to the PMI-PBA Exam fee with the coupon code “BAVE2016“. This special offer is only valid when you submit your application and pay the...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned (Nov 2015)

A recent PMP® ‘graduate’ who passed the exam on 12 Nov 2015 shared the following lessons learned. The recent PMP® requested to have his name withheld for personal privacy reasons but his sharing is very useful. I learnt from his lessons learned that Aspirants should be prepared for extremely hard questions on your...

Essential PMP Tips to Ease Your Exam Preparation

Essential PMP Tips to Ease Your Exam Preparation

The PMP® Exam is generally considered a difficult professional examination. It tests not only your knowledge in project management but also, more importantly, how to apply the knowledge in real-life project scenarios. That is why the questions in the PMP® Exam paper consist largely of situational and scenario-based questions. The...

Avoid These Common Mistakes In Your PMP Exam Application Process

Avoid These Common Mistakes In Your PMP Exam Application Process

PMI takes great care to uphold the quality of its Certifications by establishing high standards in working and educational requirements of certification applicants. The PMP® Exam Application is often considered as a mini project in itself as Aspirants would need to take much time and efforts to get the application form completed and submitted,...