Tagged: PMP exam prep

What to Do the Week Before PMP Exam?

What to Do the Week Before PMP Exam?

PMP® Certification Aspirants: After you have gone through the PMBOK® Guide, PMP® Exam prep course(s), PMP® Exam reference books and numerous mock PMP® Exams, how would you spend the very last week leading to the PMP® Exam? By making wise use of the week before the PMP® Exam, you will be able...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Lessons Learned: Writing PMP Mock Exams is Crucial

Tina has just been PMP® certified with 3 Proficient and 2 Moderately Proficient. She spent more time on writing practice / mock PMP® Exam than reading PMBOK® Guide / Rita’s PMP® Book. She also demonstrated that if PMP® Certification Aspirants score low on the first few mock PMP® Exam, there is...

Why every PMP should renew PMI membership?

Why every PMP Aspirants should join as PMI member?

One of the top questions I received from PMP® Certification Aspirants is that “Is it required to join PMI membership in order to apply for PMP® Certification?”. The answer is definitely NO. PMP® Certification Aspirants can apply to take the PMP® Exam once they have fulfilled the education and working...

PMP Exam Experience Sharing

PMP Lessons Learned: Passing the 2nd Try

It is not the end of the world after failing the PMP® Exam at the 1st attempt. Every PMP® Aspirant is given two more opportunities to write the PMP® Exam within the same year after failing the first try (actually, PMP® Certification Aspirants will be allowed to re-apply for the PMP®...

PDU Audit Required Documents for PMI Certification

PDU Audit: Important Documents for PMI Certification

In addition to the PMI Audit for application to PMP®, PMI-ACP®, etc. Certification Exams, there is also the PMI PDU Audit. PMI will continuously monitor the PDU submissions of certification holders in order to safeguard the quality of the continuous education program of PMI Certifications. There are two levels PMI carries...

Estimation Methods for PMP Exam

Estimation Methods for PMP Exam

In project cost and time management, estimations are required during project planning as we cannot know things in future for sure. There are at least five estimation methods mentioned in the PMBOK® Guide, namely: One-point Estimating Analogous Estimating Parametric Estimating Three-point Estimating Bottom-up Estimating This post will expound on the similarities...

knowledgehut Online PMP Course Review

Firsthand Review: KnowledgeHut Online PMP Course

Summary: The KnowledgeHut online PMP® course provides an all-in-one PMP® Exam prep package (including online video courses, e-book, many PMP® sample exams, etc.) helping PMP® Certification Aspirants to be well prepared for writing the real PMP® Exam. The PMP® online course package of KnowledgeHut includes 27 video lectures covering the whole PMP®...

The 5 "P"s to Getting PMP Certified

The 5 “P”s to Getting PMP Certified

PMP® stands for the Project Management Professional Certification certified by the Project Management Institute (PMI). It is considered one of the most prestige certification any project manager make attain. Reflecting on my PMP® Exam journey, I discovered 5 “P”s which are vital to helping me to succeed in passing the certification exam in...

What to Do After First/Twice/Thrice Failing the PMP?

Advice for PMP Aspirants Failing the PMP Exam

Though it is every PMP® Certification Aspirants’ wish to pass the PMP® Exam in 1st Try (I particular like the PMP® Exam book with the same title authored by Andy Crowe), the passing rate of the PMP® Exam is estimated to be around 60% – 70% only — meaning that...

Run Chart vs Control Chart for PMP Exam

Quality Control: Run Chart vs Control Chart for PMP Exam

The PMBOK® Guide mentions the Seven Basic Tools of Quality for the Project Quality Management Area, these seven tools are: Cause-and-effect diagram (i.e. “fishbone” / Ishikawa diagram) Check sheet Control chart Histogram Pareto chart Scatter diagram Run chart Of these Seven Basic Tools of Quality, the Run Chart and the Control...