PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide

Updated for the 2015 Exam

Author: Kim Heldman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119179645

Category: Computers

Page: 672

View: 9674

The ultimate PMP® exam prep guide, updated for the 2015 exam PMP® Study Guide, 8th Edition is a complete resource for PMP® exam preparation, featuring full coverage of all exam objectives, hands-on practice, and plenty of interactive tools. Fully updated to reflect the Project Management Institute's latest changes to the exam, this new edition includes the revised best practices in alignment with PMBOK® 5th edition. You'll find detailed discussion on a wide range of project management topics, concepts, and key terms, alongside frequent opportunities to gain hands-on practice using these skills in typical workplace scenarios. Each chapter includes comprehensive review questions to help you gauge your understanding, and you also gain access to the Sybex interactive online learning environment that features electronic flash cards, chapter tests, practice exams, and more. The IT marketplace demands certified project management professionals, and the PMP® certification was created specifically to address that demand. Now considered the premier project management credential, the PMP requires candidates to undergo a grueling four-hour exam. This book gives you everything you need to improve your skills and take the exam with confidence. Get hands-on practice in real-world scenarios Relate each objective to your current project Test your understanding with practice tests and more The PMP® Study Guide is your ultimate preparation resource for passing the PMP®. (PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PMP, and Project Management Professional are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.)

PMP Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide

Author: Kim Heldman,Vanina Mangano,Brett Feddersen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111942108X

Category: Computers

Page: 456

View: 4162

Essential review for the PMP exam, updated for the new PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition The PMP Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide, Fourth Edition, offers complete, concise review of essential project management concepts and practices. Covering 100% of the PMP exam objectives, this book helps you ensure your full preparation in advance of the big day. This new 4th Edition has been updated to align with the newest version of the exam, featuring changes to PMP best practices, greater emphasis on Agile and other iterative processes, as well as the evolution of the project manager's role. Organized by domain area, this handy review guide covers project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, and closing as detailed in the new A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), 6th Edition, giving you clear guidance on what you need to know for the exam. You also get a year of free access to the Sybex online interactive learning environment and study tools, which features flashcards, chapter tests, two bonus practice exams, and more. PMP candidates must have extensive project management experience before taking the exam, but you cannot rely on experience alone; the PMP exam tests your understanding of critical PMP concepts and practices as laid out in the PMBOK® Guide 6th Edition; this practical review condenses the PMBOK's essential details into quickly-digestible chapters that help you prepare more efficiently. Review 100% of the exam objectives Apply PMP concepts to real-world scenarios Identify areas in need of additional review Access practice exams, flashcards, and more The PMP certification puts you in demand, and can be a major boost to your career. Regardless of your current level of experience, exam success lies in complete and thorough preparation; the PMP Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide, Fourth Edition, is your ultimate key to confidence and success. To register for access to the online test banks included with the purchase of this book, please visit: www.wiley.com/go/sybextestprep.

PMP Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide

Author: Kim Heldman,Vanina Mangano,Brett Feddersen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119179742

Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 8097

Provides focused, concise review of PMP updated 2015 Exam objectives and compliments the PMP Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, 8th Edition and the PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide, 2nd Edition. Includes interactive online learning environment and study tools with: + 2 practice tests + Over 175 electronic flashcards + Searchable key term glossary Interactive learning environment Take your exam prep to the next level with Sybex's superior interactive online study tools. To access our learning environment, simply visit http://sybextestbanks.wiley.com, type in your unique PIN, and instantly gain access to: Interactive test bank with 2 practice exams More than 175 Electronic Flashcards to reinforce learning and last-minute prep before the exam Comprehensive glossary in PDF format gives you instant access to the key terms so you are fully prepared Focused, expert review for the PMP updated 2015 exam PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide, 3rd Edition, delivers targeted review of key concepts for the PMP updated 2015 exam. Organized by objective to help you find what you need and skip what you know, this new third edition has been fully updated to reflect the latest changes to the exam. This invaluable study aid aligns with A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 5th Edition (PMBOK® Guide), administered by the Project Management Institute, and works hand-in-hand with the Sybex PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, 8th Edition, and the PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide, 2nd Edition so you can be confident on exam day. Coverage of 100% of all exam objectives in this Study Guide means you'll be ready for Initiating the Project Planning the Project Executing the Project Monitoring and Controlling the Project Closing the Project

Head First PMP

A Learner's Companion to Passing the Project Management Professional Exam

Author: Jennifer Greene,Andrew Stellman

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1449364896

Category: Computers

Page: 896

View: 6190

Now updated for the 2016 PMP exam Learn the latest principles and certification objectives in The PMBOK® Guide, (Fifth Version), in a unique and inspiring way with Head First PMP. This book helps you prepare for the PMP certification exam using a visually rich format designed for the way your brain works. You'll find a full-length sample exam included inside the book. More than just proof of passing a test, a PMP certification means that you have the knowledge to solve most common project problems. But studying for a difficult four-hour exam on project management isn't easy, even for experienced project managers. Drawing on the latest research in neurobiology, cognitive science, and learning theory, Head First PMP offers you a multi-sensory experience that helps the material stick, not a text-heavy approach that puts you to sleep. This book will help you: Learn PMP's underlying concepts to help you understand the PMBOK principles and pass the certification exam with flying colors Get 100% coverage of the latest principles and certification objectives in The PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition Make use of a thorough and effective preparation guide with hundreds of practice questions and exam strategies Explore the material through puzzles, games, problems, and exercises that make learning easy and entertaining Head First PMP puts project management principles into context to help you understand, remember, and apply them—not just on the exam, but also on the job.

Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Fifth Edition

Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

ISBN: 1935589814

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

View: 2425

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) —Fifth Edition reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide range of projects. This internationally recognized standard gives project managers the essential tools to practice project management and deliver organizational results. • A 10th Knowledge Area has been added; Project Stakeholder Management expands upon the importance of appropriately engaging project stakeholders in key decisions and activities. • Project data information and information flow have been redefined to bring greater consistency and be more aligned with the Data, Information, Knowledge and Wisdom (DIKW) model used in the field of Knowledge Management. • Four new planning processes have been added: Plan Scope Management, Plan Schedule Management, Plan Cost Management and Plan Stakeholder Management: These were created to reinforce the concept that each of the subsidiary plans are integrated through the overall project management plan.

Project Management JumpStart

Author: Kim Heldman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119472288

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 8816

An informative introduction for those considering a career in project management Project Management JumpStart offers a clear, practical introduction to the complex world of project management, with an entertaining approach based on real-world application. Fully revised to align with a Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge –PMBOK Guide©, 6th edition, this book provides an overview of the field followed by an exploration of current best practices. The practical focus facilitates retention by directly linking critical concepts to your everyday work, while the close adherence to PMBOK guidelines makes this book the perfect starting point for those considering certification to earn either PMP or CompTIA Project+ credentials. Project management is a top-five, in-demand skill in today’s workplace, and the demand has spread far beyond IT to encompass nearly every industry; any organization that produces goods or services, whether for profit or not, has a vested interest in ensuring that projects are completed on time, on budget, and to the satisfaction of the client—this is the heart of the project management function. Let Kim Heldman, bestselling author of PMP Study Guide and CompTIA Project+ Study Guide, walk you through the basic principles and practices to help you build a strong foundation for further training. Understand current project management methods and practices Explore project management from a practical perspective Delve into illustrative examples that clarify complex issues Test your understanding with challenging study questions Trillions of dollars are invested in various projects around the world each year, and companies have learned that investing in qualified project management professionals pays off in every aspect of the operation. If you’re considering a career in project management, Project Management JumpStart provides an excellent introduction to the field and clear direction for your next steps.

The PMP Exam

How to Pass on Your First Try

Author: Andy Crowe

Publisher: Velociteach Press

ISBN: 0972967311

Category: Computers

Page: 504

View: 6601

This self-study guide for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam from the Project Management Institute contains everything project managers need to pass the PMP Exam, including 44 processes, and 592 inputs, tools, and outputs. Exam topics are covered and insider secrets, complete explanations of all PMP subjects, test tricks and tips, hundreds of highly realistic sample questions, and exercises designed to strengthen understanding of PMP concepts and prepare managers for exam success on the first attempt are provided.

PMP Project Management Professional Study Guide, Fourth Edition

Author: Joseph Phillips

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071775919

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

View: 8467

Revised to cover the 2011 update to PMIs Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), the Fourth Edition of McGraw-Hills flagship project management certification study guide covers all of the new PMP exam objectives

McGraw-Hill Education PMP Project Management Professional Exam

Author: Henrique Moura

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071831789

Category: Study Aids

Page: 368

View: 8126

We want to help you succeed on the PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL EXAM McGraw-Hill Education: Project Management Professional Exam helps you prepare for this important test and earn the certification that will advance your career. Written by a project management expert and trainer, this book provides you with the intensive review and practice that will help you achieve the results you want. Covering all essential processes, this book shows you how project management theory works in practice. Inside you will find extensive review exercises, hundreds of practice questions, a complete practice exam, and experience-based tips to maximize your score. You'll be able to sharpen your skills and boost your confidence--and do your very best on test day. Features: One complete sample PMP exam 300 additional test-like practice questions Dozens of review exercises covering all project management knowledge areas Clear explanations for all exercises and practice questions Practical examples that show project management processes in the everyday workplace

Achieve PMP Exam Success

Author: Diane Altwies, PMP

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

ISBN: 1604270187

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 488

View: 3956

This bestselling study guide provides busy project managers with a brief yet proven comprehensive self-study program for successfully passing the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam on the first attempt, while cutting study time typically needed in half. Users can simulate 200 exam questions with the CD-ROM.

PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide

Author: Kim Heldman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119067839

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 688

View: 2509

Thorough PMP exam prep with plenty of hands–on practice PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide is your all–in–one preparation toolkit for the premier project management certification. Updated to cover the latest PMBOK and PMP exam, this book contains detailed discussion on a wide range of project management topics, concepts, and key terms, providing full coverage of all exam material. Each chapter includes hands–on exercises based on real–world scenarios, and sidebars that explain how the information presented applies to your current project. Comprehensive review questions allow you to assess your level of understanding, so you can pinpoint and strengthen weak areas before exam day. The online learning environment features electronic flashcards, additional practice questions, over two hours of audio instruction and review, plus two bonus CAPM exams that give you a glimpse of what you can expect when you prepare for the Certified Associate in Project Management certification. Gain confidence with Sybex: Get up to speed on 100% of the exam outline Apply the material to your current project Test your skills with leading edge prep software Get a feel for test day with two bonus practice exams If you′re ready to showcase your abilities and move to the next level of your career, PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide is the exam prep companion you need to succeed.

PMP Exam Prep

Accelerated Learning to Pass PMI's PMP Exam

Author: Rita Mulcahy

Publisher: Rmc Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781932735659

Category: Education

Page: 611

View: 1144

PMP® Examination Practice Questions

400 Practice Questions and Answers to help you Pass

Author: Sean Whitaker

Publisher: Apress

ISBN: 1484218833

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 286

View: 3580

Study for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) Examination with this essential aid in your study program. It contains over 400 realistic multiple choice practice questions, answers, and explanations. PMP® Examination Practice Questions is organized into two useful parts. The first comprises all the questions, organized in chapters by topic, allowing you to simulate the actual test. The second part not only gives the answers, but also comments on the incorrect answers, providing additional insight and helping you formulate your test-taking strategy. What You'll Learn See Q&As to over 400 realistic practice questions and answers Discover all the formulas needed to pass the exam Use the first part to simulate testing Use the second part as a study guide to understand why an answer is correct or not Who This Book Is For divThose with project management experience and some IT experience who are ready to study for and take the PMP exam.

The Project Management Answer Book

Author: Jeff Furman,Jeff Furman PMP

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

ISBN: 1523096942

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 506

View: 3405

If it's essential to project management... it's in here! The first edition of The Project Management Answer Book addressed all the key principles of project management that every project manager needs to know. With a new chapter on scrum agile, updates throughout, and many new PMP® test tips, this new edition builds on that solid foundation. The structure of this update maps closely to the PMBOK® Guide, Fifth Edition, and is designed to assist anyone studying for the PMP® and other certification exams. Helpful sections cover: • Networking and social media tips for PMs, including the best professional organizations, virtual groups, and podcast resources • The formulas PMs need to know, plus a template to help certification candidates prepare and self-test for their exams • Quick study sheet for the processes covered on the PMP® exam • Key changes in PMBOK® Guide, Fifth Edition, for readers familiar with earlier versions who want “the skinny” on the new version. PMs at every level will find real gold in the information nuggets provided in this new edition. Those new to project management will find the comprehensive coverage and the depth of the answers especially valuable, and will like the easy-to-read style and Q&A format. For experienced managers looking for new tools and skills to help them pass their PMP® or other certification exams, this is a must-have resource.

PMP Project Management Professional Exam Certification Kit

Author: Kim Heldman

Publisher: Sybex

ISBN: 9781119179757

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1100

View: 1971

PMP® Complete Review includes the Sybex Deluxe Study Guide and Review Guide PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide is your comprehensive solution for studying for the PMP®. Fully updated to align with the Project Management Institute's latest exam, this guide provides detailed information on initiating the project, planning the project, executing the project, monitoring the project, and much more. The material covers 100% of the exam objectives, and each chapter includes a list of objectives followed by in-depth discussion, real-world scenarios, and sidebars that relate each topic to your current project. Each chapter concludes with comprehensive review questions and 'Exam Essentials' that aid in self-assessment. Gain access to the Sybex Interactive Online Learning Environment, featuring an assessment test, practice exam questions, hundreds of electronic flashcards, a PDF glossary, audio instruction, and free ebook to help you focus your learning. Two bonus CAPM® exams make this book equally valuable for those studying for the Associate in Project Management certification. Review a wide range of PMP concepts, topics, and terms Learn how important topics are applied in the real world Test your understanding with comprehensive review questions Practice with electronic flash cards and sample exam questions 30 days of free video training provides access to over 20 hours of hands-on PMP training from the subject-matter experts at ITProTV PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide, 3rd Edition provides review of all five domains, updated for the 2015 exam, and reinforcement of key topics. The ideal companion to the PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, 8th Edition and PMP® Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide, 2nd Edition, this concise and focused guide can be used with any study tool, and is organized for easy navigation and quick reference. This latest edition has been fully updated to reflect the Project Management Institute's most recent changes to the exam, including new developments in best practices. Coverage includes important points you need to know about initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling, and closing the project, so you can feel confident going into the exam. The Sybex interactive online learning environment provides additional preparation tools, including chapter tests, two bonus practice exams, electronic flashcards, and a searchable PDF glossary of key terms. Project Management is an in-demand skill in the IT marketplace, and a PMP® certification can help bring your resume to the top of the stack. Review the material for all five exam domains Get a feel for the latest version of the exam Test your knowledge with interactive study aids Identify and remediate areas in need of review (PMI, CAPM, PMP, and Project Management Professional are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.)

New Perspectives on Microsoft Project 2010: Introductory

Author: Rachel Biheller Bunin

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133715184

Category: Computers

Page: 488

View: 9024

NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MICROSOFT PROJECT 2010 takes a critical-thinking, problem-solving approach to teaching Microsoft's project management software. Case-based tutorials ask students to combine project management concepts with technology skills to complete realistic assignments. Students will leave your course fully prepared to transfer their skills to complete projects successfully outside of the classroom and to thrive in professional careers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam Prep

Author: Sohel Akhter

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781492310549

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 626

View: 1306

These days, job competition is fierce; you need an extra edge in everything you do. The Project Management Professional (PMP) credential is critical to remaining current, marketable, and at the top of the list in the project management business. Sohel Akhter's easy-to-follow Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam Prep covers everything you need to know to pass your exam. Sohel's book will get you those credentials in short order. His study guide is informative, covering exactly what you need to know, and organized in the perfect format for certification exam prep. His writing is clear and free of unnecessary bloviations that only clutter the studying process. After fourteen years in the field, including six years teaching a PMP exam boot camp, the author now offers his simple, clear approach to successfully passing your PMP and CAPM certification exams. The ultimate in exam prep is finally here. You cannot lose with Sohel's Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam Prep.

Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam

Author: Michael W. Newell

Publisher: Amacom Books

ISBN: 9780814408599

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 379

View: 5453

"In order to get through the Project Management Professional (PMP(R)) Certification Exam with flying colors, you need a truly superior test preparation tool. Completely updated to reflect the most recent version of the test, the new third edition of Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP(R)) Certification Exam leaves no stone unturned in getting you ready for every competency area covered on the exam. Long respected as a "project manager's lifesaver," the book is an essential desk reference as well as a superior guide to taking the exam. The book reveals how best to answer exam questions on defining, budgeting, assigning, and executing projects of all types and scopes, and includes sample questions in situational format, numerous case studies, and other valuable practice tools. In addition, you'll find new material on subjects including: * program management * portfolio management * project environment * organizational environment * project management offices * process groups * and more With all the latest changes in project management, the PMP(R) exam is tougher than ever. Hard work and careful preparation can make the critical difference between achieving certification...and having to start over. Preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP(R)) Certification Exam, now completely updated and revised, contains the latest and most complete test-preparation material available anywhere. It is still the ultimate go-to guide for anyone studying for the exam."

PMI-ACP Exam Prep

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781932735987

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