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pmi-acp formulas

PMI-ACP Formulas and Calculation for PMI-ACP Exam Demystified

I hear you say “What? Is there really any calculation questions for the PMI-ACP® Exam?” Yes, you read it right, there are some mathematical concepts and formulas you may need to know in order to be fully prepared for the PMI-ACP® Exam. There are quite a few calculation type questions...

PMI-ACP Study Notes - Agile Coaching

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Agile Coaching

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Unlike the role of project managers in traditional waterfall project management, Agile managers (e.g. ScrumMaster, Coach, etc.) have the primary role of helping team members to embrace Agile principles and removing obstacles. Ideally, Agile teams are self-organized and self-managing. Agile coaching is therefore an important function for...

PMI-ACP Study Notes - Agile Project Execution

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Agile Project Execution

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] The distinction between Agile Planning and Agile Project Execution is not clear cut. In fact, for Agile projects, planning is interwoven into the project execution following the plan-do-check-act cycles. Analysis and planning is performed for every iteration and even every day of Agile life. Working with Agile...

PMI-ACP Study notes - Agile Planning

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Agile Planning

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] After having obtained the project charter, the customer / Product Owner and the team would be engaged in the planning for the Agile project. Agile planning deals with project organization, planning, management, communications and continuous management. Though it is often said that Agile projects emphasis on responding...

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...

The Agile Team - teamwork and team space

PMI-ACP Study Notes: The Agile Team

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] The Agile team differs greatly from traditional project teams in terms of organization, management and decision making. This is an important topic for the PMI-ACP® Exam. The characteristics of the Agile team is listed below. Self-organization Self-organizing teams are the foundation for Agile project management traditional...

Project Justification

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Project Justification

[PMI-ACP® Exam Study Notes] Project justification looks at how to determine whether a project would be carried out or not while chartering is the formal begin of any projects. These processes apply to both traditional waterfall project management and Agile project management. Project Justification The following are a number of...

PMI-ACP 21 Contact Hours Online

How to Earn PMI-ACP 21 Contact Hours Online?

In order to be eligible for the PMI-ACP® exam, PMI-ACP® candidates need to obtain at least 21 contact hours of project management training or education in Agile methodologies. This blog post will introduce you the easiest yet most effective way to obtain the 21 PMI-ACP® contact hours – through an online...

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Declaration of Interdependency

PMI-ACP Study Notes: Declaration of Interdependency

[PMI-ACP® study notes] Following the publication of Agile Manifesto in 2001, a number of authors worked on the management principles for the adoption of the Agile principles. In 2005, the Declaration of Interdependence was published put forward six essential principle for modern project management (and management as a whole). Below is...