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PMP TEST TIP (#6 in a series) 5 reasons to study Integration Management TWICE (first and last)

Many test-takers make the mistake of studying Integration Mgt only at the beginning of their test-prep. RECOMMENDATION: Boost your PMP score by studying it FIRST and LAST. 5 Reasons Why Integration Mgt Needs A Deep-Dive In Your Final Test-Prep: 1) Integration Mgt BEGINS all projects  So you need to study the 7 Integration Processes first, especially [...]

By | 2020-12-15T22:33:47+00:00 November 28th, 2020|PMP|0 Comments

New Article about the PMI-ACP: Written by 7 ACP-Certified PMs (including me!)

This article is valuable for everyone considering the PMI-ACP certification. It was a group effort led by the PM Prepcast Team.  The article includes 7 sections on the 7 Agile Domains, each written by a different ACP (my section was Domain II: Value-Driven Delivery). Article Link: PMI-ACP(R) Exam Outline Explained by Agile Certified Practitioners 7 DOMAINS [...]

By | 2020-11-23T18:29:10+00:00 November 16th, 2020|PMI-ACP, PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

My new eBook is #1 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases for the PMP Exam! (only $2.99)

Boost Your PMP Score: Learn The Keywords As Logical Pairs Many test-takers have trouble with the huge number of PMBOK terms: Some are opposites, some are synonyms, some are close, with subtle differences.  This quick book helps you learn the many important terms, and be sure of the differences between them, so you can [...]

By | 2020-11-14T20:14:36+00:00 November 14th, 2020|CAPM, PMP|0 Comments

Quick Guide to all the Figures, Diagrams & Tables in my book: The PM Answer Book, 2nd Ed.

To help everyone using my book to study for your PMP / CAPM, below is a Quick Guide to all the Figures, Diagrams, and Tables in my book: The Project Management Answer Book, 2nd Edition. FIGURES.PMAnswerBook.2nd.Edition.JeffFurman All are listed in the following format, and grouped by Knowledge Area, e.g. [...]

By | 2020-09-07T01:36:11+00:00 September 7th, 2020|PMP, Uncategorized|0 Comments

#5 In New Series: Final Advice To PMP Test-Takers Before Jan. 2021. “Are You Studying The ECO?”

PMI provides a VERY valuable document for PMP Candidates: the PMP Exam Content Outline (ECO). URL: https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/certifications/project-management-professional-exam-outline.pdf On Pages 5 - 10 of the ECO, the "Tasks" Project Managers are expected to know for the test are broken out by domain.  For example, as part of CLOSING (Domain 5 on page 10), here is the first task [...]

By | 2020-12-26T09:20:39+00:00 August 30th, 2020|PMP|0 Comments

#3 in NEW SERIES: Final Advice To PMP Test-Takers Before Jan 2021. “Taking your PMI test from home? A few Tips & Gotchas”

The OPT option (Online Proctored Test) is now available for 3 PMI certification exams: PMP, CAPM & PMI-ACP. I took my PMI-ACP exam from home recently and I wanted to share a few tips from my experience, plus a few more from my PMP students testing from home during the quarantine. 1) "No Talking!” [...]

By | 2020-12-12T09:24:56+00:00 August 4th, 2020|PMI-ACP, PMP|0 Comments