Work Performance Data, Work Performance Information, and Work Performance Reports

If I have to choose one topic which creates maximum buzz in the project management community, I will go with Work performance data and work performance reports. Sometime, the confusion arises while trying to understand WPR and WPI from the PMBOK6 definition. Follow this discussion here – You can follow this discussion here Sometime, the confusion arises while decoding the questions based on WPR and WPI Follow this discussion here By the end of this blog, you will have a…

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PMP Study Plan

3 Steps Foolproof PMP® Study Plan

Before I give you my 3 steps foolproof PMP® study plan, it is important to understand why we need it in the first place. I have been receiving questions related to PMP® study plan from a long time now. Sometimes, people who have already cleared their PMP® and are an active practitioner comes up with the suggestions of the PMP® study plan based on their experiences. Here, it is very important to understand that any one plan can be suitable for one person and this…

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Applying Project Management Concepts in Real-life Projects

Project management concepts are well documented and widely implemented across industries. Most of us are familiar with key project management concepts and have implemented it time and again in our projects. The same is true with me as I have implemented and been teaching project management for many years now. However, some of my conversations with managers of complex projects across industries help me realize the versatility of these concepts and its implementability across various project complexity levels. One of…

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PMI certification

How many Mock/Simulation exams are sufficient to prepare for PMI certification?

During my conversation with most of the aspirants I ever came across, I realized that most of them consider that more the number of Mock exams the better the preparation would be. But how far of this is true? One our PMP aspirant, Vishal Motwani had a similar doubt and in the video, you can see the discussion he had with our Lead trainer Saket Bansal. Quality over Quantity What I understood that attempting much mock exam is definitely good…

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PMBOK Knowledge areas and Process Groups

PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition Knowledge Areas And Process Group

Have you just begun the PMP® exam preparation? Are you confused with new terms like Knowledge Areas, Process Groups, and a Process? If any of answer is Yes, this blog will give you a kick start in your PMP® exam preparation. In this article I am answering: What are the processes? What are the Process Groups for? What are the Project Management Knowledge Areas as per PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition? Tools and Tips for preparing for the exam 1. What…

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