Project Integration Management

Configuration Management Activities

What is Configuration Management?

Before we set out to define configuration management, it is crucial to understand why we need it in the first place. How does it come into the play? Let us consider a situation wherein you are working on one of the work packages. And, looking at the WBS dictionary for acceptance criteria. You have completed the development of the deliverable and sent it to the Quality Control. You are surprised to see that the quality control team rejected the deliverable.…

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PMP Exam Aspirant

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Aspirant’s Definitive Guide to PMP® Exam Changes 2019

In June 2019, PMI Certification has released a new PMP® certification content outline. It is an effort to equip project managers with today’s modern project environment. So, now the question is what modern project management is? Based on research by PMI, the following are some highlights to see how project management profession has progressed: 1. Project Manager as a Coach Project Practitioner keeps observing the importance of empathy and care. Now, they less tell people what to do. They invest in…

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PMP Integrated Change Control

Integrated Change Control – Sequence of Change Request

I receive lots of queries on the Sequence of Change Request by PMP® exam aspirants. This blog is a step towards addressing queries related to – Integrated Change Control and Sequence of Change Request. A formal integrated change control starts with a change request. So, let’s begin by answering the question – What is a change request in project management? As per PMBOK® Guide  A Change Request is a formal scheme to modify a document, deliverable or baseline We can say…

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Top Pmp interview questions

PMP®Exam interview Questions

Domain Based What is a baseline, how is it use while creating project management plan? What are organizational influences? Explain with examples What is a project charter? Is project manager involved in the creation of a project charter? What is a project, how is it different from a program, and a portfolio? How many knowledge Areas are there in Project Management. Do you use all in your projects? What are project management methodologies? Which one did you used in your…

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VERIFICATION and VALIDATION

Difference between Verification and Validation

Lets see what PMBOK Guide says about Verification and Validation. Verification is the evaluation of whether or not a product, service, or system complies with a regulation, requirement, specification, or imposed condition. It is often an internal process. Validation is the assurance that a product, service, or system meets the needs of the customer and other identified stakeholders. It often involves acceptance and suitability with external customers. These two terms are quite different. Verification is done by project team to…

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