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PMP Group Creativity Techniques: Nominal Group Technique vs Brainstorming for PMP Exam

PMP Group Creativity Techniques: Nominal Group Technique vs Brainstorming for PMP Exam

Nominal Group Technique and Brainstorming are two Group Creativity Techniques named as PMBOK® Guide ITTOs. These two are indeed quite similar as they both include the generation of ideas / requirements e.g. in identifying project requirements. Yet, there are some major differences between Nominal Group Technique and Brainstorming that PMP® Certification Aspirants should understand...

EEF vs OPA for PMP Exam

PMP Basics: EEF vs OPA for PMP Exam

Both Enterprise Environmental Factors (EEF) and Organization Process Assets (OPA) are two of the core inputs to most project management processes as described in the PMBOK® Guide. However, many PMP® Certification Aspirants find it hard to distinguish between these two. Though I have yet to encounter a real PMP® Exam question to...

Project vs Operation for PMP Exam

PMP Basics: Project vs Operation for PMP Exam

One of the most fundamental concept for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Exam is the definition of a “Project” as the knowledge around the PMP® Exam is built upon the correct definition of projects. Yet, in our daily life, “Project” and “Operation” is often confused. This article will help PMP® Certification...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Exam Lessons Learned by Abhishek Bhati (New PMP Exam)

Abhishek Bhati passed the PMP® Exam in first try with 400 hours of preparation. Below is his detailed account of the PMP® Exam Lessons Learned from his PMP® Exam Journey. Abhishek Bhati Passed the PMP® Exam Below is the sharing by Abhishek who have recently passed the new PMP® Exam: I...

Project Communication Management: Push vs Pull Communcation for PMP Exam

Project Communication Management: Push vs Pull Communication for PMP Exam

In Project Communication Management, the Project Manager is responsible for communicating matters related to the project to all the related project stakeholders based on the Project Communication Plan by using various communication methods, namely Push Communication, Pull Communication and Interactive Communication. Of these three communication methods, Pull and Push Communication methods are...

Project Team: Develop vs Control for PMP Exam

Project Team: Develop vs Manage for PMP Exam

In Project Human Resource Management, there are four processes, namely, Plan Human Resource Management, Acquire Project Team, Develop Project Team and Manage Project Team. The latter two are somewhat confusing as they both are related to the management of the project team in our everyday language. This article will help PMP®...

project coordinator vs project expeditor

Project Expeditor vs Project Coordinator for PMP Exam

The PMBOK® Guide mentions three roles carrying project management responsibilities, namely Project Manager, Project Expeditor and Project Coordinator. While every PMP® Aspirant should be quite familiar with the role of Project Manager (after all, many of the PMP® Certification Aspirants are Project Managers themselves), the role of Project Expeditor and...

Project Requirements vs Project Scope for PMP Exam

Project Requirements vs Project Scope for PMP Exam

In everyday terms, both project requirements and project scope are usually used interchangeably to refer to what needs to be done for the project. However, these two terms are not identical and should be studied in more details in order to really understand their definitions from the view of PMI...

Project Statement of Work vs Project Charter for PMP Exam

Project Statement of Work vs Project Charter for PMP Exam

Similar to the article discussing the differences and similarities between Project Statement of Work and Business Case, this article will discuss the differences and similarities between Project Statement of Work and Project Charter. In short, the Project Statement of Work is an input used to create the Project Charter and both of them...

Create WBS vs Decomposition for PMP Exam

Project Statement of Work vs Business Case for PMP Exam

Both Project Statement of Work and Business Case are key inputs for the development of Project Charter and they contains vital information to assist the senior management, project sponsor and project manager to determine whether the project is feasible in terms of expected results yet the exact information contained in...

PMP Abbreviations / Acronyms for the PMP Exam

Important PMP Abbreviations / Acronyms for the PMP Exam

An acronym is a word or name formed as an abbreviation from the initial components in a phrase or a word, usually individual letters and sometimes syllables … ~ Wikipedia Important PMP® Abbreviations / Acronyms for the PMP® Exam In the A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide®...