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Your New Year Resolution: Passing the PMP Certification Exam

As the new year begins, it’s a time of reflection on what we have accomplished and not accomplished, and a time to set goals and plans for the year ahead. According to a recent study by Statistic Brain, the Top 10 most popular New Year’s resolutions were: Lose weight Get organized Spend less and save more
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Methodology vs. Standard in Project Management – Which one is The PMBOK Guide?

Like any profession, Project Management involves a variety of integral standards, processes and practices. The study of Project Management involves learning and understanding both the standards and the methodologies. Many question and debate what the difference is between standards and methodology in regards to the PMBOK Guide. Is it a standard or is it a
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PMP Bootcamps vs. PMP Online Trainings

Every so often people ask us if taking a PMP Exam Bootcamp is a good option to prepare for the PMP Exam. While Bootcamps are designed to deliver noticeable results with a high-output of effort in a short period of time, the drawbacks of choosing this path often outweigh the benefits. That’s why most professionals
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Can I take the PMP® Exam even if my title is not “Project Manager”?

Are you wondering if you can take the Project Management Professional (PMP) ® exam or not? You might have various concerns regarding the PMP exam such as your designation, size of the organization and benefits of PMP certification in career development. Well, then here I am to address some of your concerns and help you
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Choosing the Right Training After PMP Certification

You have successfully completed your PMP Certification.  Congratulations!  That is quite a feat.  All your hard work and determination have paid off.  After a bit of time to catch your breath, you may feel the need to continue your studies and yearn for continuous learning.  Many do.  Some high achievers will still crave the intense
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PMP Exam Scheduling: Just Pick A Date & Move On

Picking a date and committing yourself for the PMP Exam isn’t an easy step to make.  However, it is just as important as studying and preparing for the exam.  Outlined below are some key pointers to help you make sure you’re following the correct path and procedures. When To Schedule Your PMP Exam You can
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PMP Exam Day… Five Pointers Before You Write !

PMP exam time is always stressful and never much fun, even for the most keen.  But it is important to stay positive and put your best foot forward.  You have dedicated a lot of time and hard work into it and you don’t want to waste the opportunity and be ill-prepared.  You want to get as much out
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Passing Score for the PMP Exam… Is There One?

Is there a passing score for the PMP Exam? The simple answer is no. There is no set official percentage that you have to obtain in order to pass the PMP Exam. In the early years of the PMP Exam, 61% was the stated threshold, but several years ago the PMI changed that requirement and
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How Many Hours of Study Are Required to Prepare for the PMP Certification Exam?

Setting aside the proper amount of time for studying for the PMP Certification Exam is extremely important.  Knowing how many hours you should be devoting to your studies will allow you to better focus your efforts and to be less likely to waste your valuable time. If you work full-time and have family obligations you
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Top 5 Benefits of Getting A Project Management Certification

Professional certification has a significant importance in the project management (PM) industry, especially for projects where large amounts of cash (or risks) are involved. Certification refers to the recognition of the skills, knowledge, and/or competence of a practitioner working in the field.   Project management certifications come in a variety of flavours. Three of the most internationally
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PMP Exam Stress And How To Deal With It

Just thinking about exams is stressful, but undergoing all the preparation leading up to the PMP Exam takes it to a whole new anxiety level.  Dealing with this stress and turning it into a positive and not a negative is tricky.  But being able to do that will not only allow you to reduce your
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Improving Your Concentration for Your PMP Exam Prep

Staying focused and directing your concentration during your PMP Certification Exam preparation can be extremely challenging, even for the most organized.  It is hard to always maintain the level of dedication that is required to get the most out of your training.  Your time is extremely valuable; not only your personal time but also your
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Taking Advantage of PMP Study Groups

Now that you have made the decision to take the PMP certification exam, the next step is to prepare. Some people really enjoy additional companionship, support, and competitiveness that PMP study groups can provide.  Others though, prefer the solitude and individual focus that an independent study provides. If you are one of those who enjoy groups
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How to Form A Successful PMP Study Group

When preparing for the PMP certification exam, many candidates create PMP study groups. Depending on the members and atmosphere, study groups can either help you grow or pull you down. Before you go and create (or join) a PMP study group, remember that all groups are not created equal. Choose your companions carefully, or study
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Five Tips to Successfully Pass the PMP Certification Exam

If you plan to take the PMP Exam remember these 5 key points when planning for your PMP Certification Exam: 1. Make A Study Plan. Outline your daily and weekly obligations and make a schedule. Aim for 60-120 minutes of daily study time. Establishing a routine and sticking to it will help reduce distractions and
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So you received your PMP Certification… Now what?

Congratulations!  All the hours of dedication and studying you put into your certification have finally paid off.  Celebrate and enjoy the moment…  You deserve it! But, remember this is not the end of the road.  It’s important for you to continue your hard work and maintain your PMI credential.  You have come this far, you
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New PMP Training Packages Released for PMBOK Guide Sixth Edition

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PMP Exam Application – Quick Tips

1- If you know little about the PMP Exam If you just heard about the PMP Certification Exam we strongly recommend that you watch our Slideshow and take your time to read it over until you feel comfortable about the basics: Learn about the eligibility requirements to apply for the PMP exam Make sure your
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