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by cornelius.fichtner
Tue 28 Jan 2014 10:10 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: PMP Exam Tip: Read, Read, Read & Practice, Practice, Practice
Replies: 0
Views: 5090

PMP Exam Tip: Read, Read, Read & Practice, Practice, Practice

Don't try and take the PMP exam immediately after your PMP exam prep class. Similarly, don't wait for months either. The right moment is usually between 2-5 weeks after you finish your class. A good PMP Exam preparation course provider will tell you to do more reading and practice exam questions. Th...
by cornelius.fichtner
Fri 10 Jan 2014 3:42 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: The Seven Formulas You Need for the PMI-ACP Exam
Replies: 1
Views: 3955

The Seven Formulas You Need for the PMI-ACP Exam

While there are about 50 formulas that you need to know for Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam success, there are only seven that are absolutely necessary to know for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Exam. Even better, for the first three we are going to discuss you don’t eve...
by cornelius.fichtner
Sat 28 Dec 2013 10:06 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Free PMP Exam Sample Question
Replies: 0
Views: 6731

Free PMP Exam Sample Question

The following PMP® exam sample question is taken from the Free PMP Exam Simulator (The answer is at the very bottom): ------------------------------ You are currently managing the development of a security system. This project involves the use of some brand new, state-of-the-art technology, which ha...
by cornelius.fichtner
Mon 09 Dec 2013 4:57 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and Processes-Oh, My!
Replies: 0
Views: 6706

Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and Processes-Oh, My!

One of the most discussed tables in the Project Management Institute’s (PMI), A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) Fifth Edition is the “Project Management Process Groups and Knowledge Areas Mapping” matrix, found in Table 3-1 on page 61. This table maps the 47 project...
by cornelius.fichtner
Thu 05 Dec 2013 12:00 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: PMP Exam Tip: Be a planner and practice project management in the process
Replies: 0
Views: 6640

PMP Exam Tip: Be a planner and practice project management in the process

If you are preparing for the PMP or CAPM exam, then you need to have a study plan. As an experienced project manager you know the value of a project plan. So practice what you preach as you prepare for the exam. Be a planner, and apply good project management best practices in the process. An exampl...
by cornelius.fichtner
Fri 08 Nov 2013 4:09 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: How To Prepare For And Pass Your PMI-ACP Exam
Replies: 0
Views: 7148

How To Prepare For And Pass Your PMI-ACP Exam

Two days after submitting his online application for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam, Allen Matheson got a message that many exam candidates dread: he had been randomly selected for an audit. “They asked that I give them more detailed evidence of two things within the next 90 da...
by cornelius.fichtner
Thu 03 Oct 2013 2:24 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: How To Prepare for and Pass Your PMP Exam
Replies: 0
Views: 7383

How To Prepare for and Pass Your PMP Exam

It took Kevin Reilly nearly 3 times longer than he expected to study for his Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam. "I estimated 120 hours and it took me 320," he said, in an interview with Cornelius Fichtner, host of The Project Management Podcast at http://www.pm-podcast.com . &quo...
by cornelius.fichtner
Fri 20 Sep 2013 10:15 am
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: PMP Exam Tip: Answer at least 1,000 Sample Questions
Replies: 0
Views: 6593

PMP Exam Tip: Answer at least 1,000 Sample Questions

One of the important aspects of preparing for your PMP Certification is going through a process of answering a series of sample questions that are purposely meant to test your readiness for the big day. As you may already have realized, studying for the exam requires a lot of work, including taking ...
by cornelius.fichtner
Tue 10 Sep 2013 1:54 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: How to Identify your PMP Exam Eligibility
Replies: 0
Views: 6996

How to Identify your PMP Exam Eligibility

Do you work in a position where you do a lot of project management work but do not hold the title of Project Manager? Do you have several years of experience performing project management activities as part of a team? If either of these scenarios apply to you then maybe you are also wondering how yo...
by cornelius.fichtner
Tue 10 Sep 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: General Project Management
Topic: PMP Exam Tip: Dress right for your PMP Exam
Replies: 0
Views: 6221

PMP Exam Tip: Dress right for your PMP Exam

After weeks of studies and training, you are now ready to take your PMP exam. You have invested enough effort and prepared yourself for the exam day on a positive note. But having a positive attitude towards your exam is just one half of the story. You also need to feel right on D-day. It is importa...