What is the PMBOK Guide? – PMBOK Guide Overview

There’s a lot of good information online that will help you get your PMP certification. There is also a lot of confusing information as well. One of the titles every single project manager is bound to hear of sooner or later in their career is the PMBOK Guide. A lot of project managers don’t really understand what this guide is. Some of them think it is a PMP prep guide, others believe that to get the PMP certification you will need to pass an exam on PMBOK, which can be studied for in the PMBOK Guide. Others may even think that it is a book on project management or PM… Read More

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Project Management by Harold Kerzner

Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling by Harold Kerzner is one of the most popular and comprehensive project management books in the world. Dr. Harold Kerzner has trained thousands of people in the field of project management through his numerous courses, seminars, speeches, and books. His most popular book to date, Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling serves as an excellent project management reference and training guide for the PMP exam. The book is uses an easy to follow style that makes it suitable for project managers with all levels of experience. Kerzner provides compelling explanations for every topic covered in the… Read More

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PMP Exam Study Guide Review

PMP Exam Study Guide by Kim Heldman is a comprehensive 650 page PMP certification preparation book that has practical advice and tips on how to pass the exam. This well known study guide uses a variety of proven techniques to make sure you understand how all the information you learn can be applied on the job. The book uses real word scenarios and examples to show you how each topic covered is relevant to a project manager’s daily activities and duties. A lot of project managers would agree that the most difficult part of becoming Project Management Professionals is finding the best way to study and prepare for the PMP… Read More

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PMP Certification, A Beginner’s Guide Book Review

PMP Certification, A Beginner’s Guide is a PMP preparation book by George Angel which has been used by hundreds of project managers around the world to prepare for the PMP certification exam. Angel is a PMP with over 30 years of experience in the project management field and is the founder of a project management training and consulting business. Finding a good book to study from for the PMP exam can be quite difficult because of the large number of options available. You can go for training courses, online programs, bootcamps, or simply the route of self-studying to prepare yourself for PMIs exam. The cheapest and most comfortable option a… Read More

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Ultimate PMP Exam Prep Guide Review

PMIs PMP certification is one of the most popular credentials in the world and one of the toughest to obtain as well. The only way to receive this credential is to pass the official PMP certification exam by PMI which is composed of 200 questions and is 4 hours long. Hundreds of training programs and preparation books can be bought online or found in bookstores due to the popularity of this certification. There’s also a lot of training bootcamps that go for upwards of $2,000 that can help prepare you for this exam. The majority of project managers usually go for the self-study path of preparation and learn the material… Read More

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Six Steps to Becoming a PMP

There are hundreds of websites and resources that offer information and tips on how to pass the PMP certification exam, but one of the most common problem project managers face is not knowing where to start. Hundreds of project management training websites and programs exist that will help you pass the PMP exam, but almost none of them guide you through the process from start to finish. Earning a PMP certification is well worth the time and effort you spend on preparing for the test and satisfying the requirements. You will acquire a bunch of new skills after doing some formal training which will help you solve a lot of… Read More

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The PMP Exam Book Review

There are hundreds of PMP training courses and exam guides available that all claim they will help you pass the exam on your first try. A project manager with just a few months of experience may find it very difficult to choose the best prep guide because there are so many options and opinions out there. One of the most popular choices among project mangers is Andy Crowe’s PMP in Depth prep guide. Andy Crowe is a Project Management Professional who has helped thousands of aspiring project managers become certified through this training programs and exam study guides. PMP in Depth is rated 4.5/5 on Amazon based on hundreds of… Read More

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Head First PMP Book Review

Passing the PMP certification exam requires a lot of dedication, effort, studying, and training no matter your level of experience with project management. The Project Management Professional status is considered one of the toughest certifications to achieve but is also one of most respect as well. Taking the PMP exam just for the purpose of adding three letters after your name isn’t the only benefit of this popular credential. A higher salary at work, better project management skills, and a respect from your boss and colleagues are all the added benefits of obtaining this status. The following review of Head First PMP, a PMP preparation book by Andrew Stellman and… Read More

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What is the PMP Exam Passing Score?

The Project Management Professional certification is one of the most prestigious credentials in the IT industry that every project manager should have. Ever since the PMI (Project Management Institute) introduced this certification, the process of obtaining it has undergone several changes over the years. But passing the PMP exam is still the only way for you to actually receive this credential. Quite a few years ago, you needed to get at least 122 of the 200 questions correct (61%) in order to pass the test, but nowadays finding out what the passing mark is can be quite confusing. There are 200 questions on the PMP exam and you have 4… Read More

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PMP Exam Prep Book Review

PMP Exam Prep by Rita Mulcahy is one of the most popular project management certification preparation books ever. Rita’s years of experience along with her thousands of hours of research in the field of project management have made her book one of the best PMP prep books available. Rita has helped thousands of project managers pass the PMP exam using her effective test prep techniques and amazing ability to make studying fun! PMP Exam Prep uses a wide variety of studying techniques that help deliver the necessary information essential to passing the exam without wasting hours of your time memorizing things you don’t need. Exercises, sample questions and tests, activities,… Read More

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