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Communications Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

Project Communications Management is the process of planning, collecting, storing, and updating project information. This article is part of a PMP Study Guide that summarizes the Communications Management Knowledge Area. The Communications Management knowledge area that a project manager spends the most time on. In fact, over 90% of the project manager’s time is spent […]

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Resources Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

Human Resource (HR) Management involves all the activities planning, acquiring and managing people. HR is a soft skill that relies on the project manager’s EQ rather than IQ. However, it is hard to test for EQ on a standardized test. As a result, a lot of the questions you’ll see in the HR section of […]

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Quality Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

Project quality management involves all the activities involved to determine quality policies, objectives, and procedures in an organization. Project Quality Management uses policies and procedures to implement the organization’s quality management system, and it supports continuous process improvement activities. Quality and Grade are two different concepts: Quality = The degree to which a set of […]

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Cost Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

Project Cost Management involves planning, budgeting, and managing costs. Cost management does not happen in isolation – the project manager needs input from the project team and key stakeholders. Cost management should occur early in project planning in order to establish a framework for all cost management processes and ensure that the project does not […]

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Schedule Management – PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

* This PMP Study Guide has been updated for PMBOK 6th Edition. Project Time Management includes the processes required to complete the project in a timely manner.   Project Time Management processes and their associated tools and techniques are documented in the schedule management plan. The schedule model is used as inputs to many processes […]

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How to Study for PMP Exam and Pass in 2.5 Weeks – Sulagno’s Story

Sulagno Das Chowdhury is a senior BA/team lead working out of Cognizant Technologies’ Houston office. Like many of you, he wanted to get PMP certified to advance his career and take on new challenges. Here’s his story on how to study for PMP exam and pass in just 2.5 weeks.  He filled in his PMP […]

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Scope Management: PMP Study Guide for PMBOK 6th Edition

Plan Scope Management Scope management Scope management is the process of defining what work is required and then making sure all of that work and only that work is done Product scope Product scope is another way to say “requirements that relate to the product of the project.” Project scope The work required to achieve […]

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Integration Management: PMP Study Guide (PMBOK 6th Edition)

*This PMP study guide is for Project Integration Management. It is based on PMBOK 6th Edition. The purpose of Integration Management is: To unify all the other processes in the project together You can think of Integration Management as the “conductor” in the “orchestra”. It is the Knowledge Area that syncs all the other processes […]

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9 Strategies to Answer PMP Exam Questions Correctly

Often times, PMP aspirants read and watch study material and feel comfortable with the material. However, when it comes time to do the test questions, they have no idea what the right answer is. If you feel this way, you are not alone. PMI (Project Management Institute) has an unique style of wording exam questions, […]

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No More Brain Dump Before PMP Exam – Do This Instead

Before your PMP exam begins, you are given two blank sheets of legal sized paper to create your PMP Brain Dump. Since you have 15 minutes to watch a tutorial on how to use Prometrics’ testing software, you can use part of this time to draw yourself a “cheat sheet” on the paper that you […]

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