Best PMI-ACP Exam Prep Books

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Are you aiming to achieve your PMI Agile Certified Professional ( PMI-ACP )®? The most successful students also include reading a range of PMI-ACP books in their exam prep, as well as a training course, just as that little bit of extra comfort. A full PMI-ACP exam prep course.

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PMI-ACP and My New Book “Beyond Agile: Achieving Success with Situational Knowledge and Skills”

Mike Griffiths

It has been 10 years since the PMI-ACP exam was created, and I published my PMI-ACP Exam Prep book. So our scope included more than just Lean and agile; it had a little leadership and emotional intelligence. PMI was correct to focus on the universal fundamentals.

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Connecting with Business Communities | Nicole Friedberg on “Lean Six Sigma” and the Importance of Lean Six Sigma Skills

International Institute for Learning

Nicole shares her insights on Lean Six Sigma and the importance of Lean Six Sigma skills for individuals and teams. What is Lean Six Sigma, and why is it important? Lean focuses on eliminating waste, aiming for continuous flow, and promoting standardized work.

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5 Best Project Management Certifications and Courses of 2019

nTask

Project Management certifications, or a certified professional are not essential to an organization’s core structure, but their involvement makes a difference in ten folds. The nature of the certification, in turn, determines how the skills of a certified IT Project Manager can be applied and benefited from. Why Are Project Management Certifications Important? However, at the helm of each project, it comes down to obtaining the concerned Project Management Certifications.

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The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019- By Role

Arras People

In a recent blog The Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019 , we explored the results from the 2019 PMBR (Project Management Benchmark Report) dataset to identify the take-up (or not) of PM certifications in the UK. A not insignificant number of the cohort at 19% have the MSP certification. Scrum is the only Agile based certification making an appearance in the top 10.

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The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

Arras People

In this guest post, Simplilearn , a global training provider (who are also part of the Arras People training directory), give us an overview of which certifications are the most popular in the UK today. The easiest and fastest way to carve a career in this field is with a project management certification. In this article, we will tell you about the different project management certifications that are in demand in the UK and what each certification entails.

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We   Evolution of the PMI-ACP Credential. Popularity has grown in the PMI-ACP from niche to mainstream with over 20,000 people now holding the credential.

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PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course with Mike Griffiths, Calgary, Alberta

Leading Answers

I am gathering names for my next Calgary based  PMI-ACP  Exam Prep course. Please let me know via email to Mike LeadingAnswers.com if you are interested in reserving a spot on the next 3-day Calgary based PMI-ACP Exam preparation course held late May / early June 2018. We   Evolution of the PMI-ACP Credential. Popularity has grown in the PMI-ACP from niche to mainstream with over 20,000 people now holding the credential.

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Webinar Recap: PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New?

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s PMI PMBOK Guide 7th Edition Standard – What’s New? Kyle: Hello everyone, and welcome to today’s MPUG webinar, What’s New With PMI PMBOK Guide’s 7th Edition Standard. You have Lean.

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Webinar Recap: Want To Be A PMI-ACP? The Primary Steps to Take

MPUG

Please find below a transcription of the audio portion of Satya Narayan Dash’s session, Want To Be A PMI-ACP? If you want to be a PMI-ACP, here are the primary steps to take. Today’s session is eligible for one PMI-PDU and the technical category.

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The 11 Best Project Management Certifications to Consider in 2019

Teamweek

A certificate in project management is a great way to sharpen your skills and bring valuable credentials to your employer, while also increasing your own earning power in the process. The skills you learn by getting a project management certification will help you in nearly any business or management position. Whether you are already in management or looking to move up, getting a project management certification is a smart way to use continuing education to leverage your skills.

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Let’s Rewrite the PMBOK

Mike Griffiths

However, this will not be just an update, instead a radical departure from all previous editions aligned with PMI’s new digital transformation strategy. Meanwhile, we would like people with knowledge of the full value delivery spectrum (waterfall, hybrid, agile, lean, etc.)

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How to build a career in agile and scrum post certified scrum master 

iZenBridge

These certifications will help you to enhance your professional growth and learning. Why further Agile certifications are important after CSM ? Certified Scrum Master is a basic certification to enter into an agile world. Should I go with PMP® or PMI -ACP® Certification?

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Effectively Using Product Roadmaps for Agile

The IIL Blog

PMI is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc. Betsy Kauffman (CSM, CSPO, PSM, PMP, PMI-ACP, SPC4, ICP-APM, ICP-ACC, ICP-ATF) is a passionate Organizational Coach and Trainer with more than 18 years’ experience working with high performing teams. Betsy was also selected by Agile Alliance to be one of seven authors for the Agile Practice Guide published in conjunction with the Project Management Institute (PMI)® in September 2017.

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Got Your CSM, Now What?

Leading Answers

Of course, learning is not tied to credentials, many people are anti-certification and that is an understandable choice. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials? Lean, Kanban, Leadership, and Emotional Intelligence are all topics that agile teams can benefit from.

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What Do Companies like Apple, Amazon and Google Look for in Project Managers?

Epicflow Blog

Certification. It’s a great plus for a project manager to have a formal qualification and receive a certificate demonstrating their proficiency. Project Management Institute suggests the following variants of certifications for PMs: .

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Product Manager vs Project Manager – What’s the Difference?

ProjectManager.com

For example, many project managers are accustomed to working within the PMI guidelines for best project management practices. Whereas product managers might rely on agile product development, lean manufacturing processes or lean software development methodologies. Certifications.

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Got Your CSM, Now What?

Leading Answers

Of course, learning is not tied to credentials, many people are anti-certification and that is an understandable choice. I want to disclose upfront that I have been involved with the development of ICAgile, PMI-ACP, and DSDM Leadership credentials so I likely have some bias and preferences. Are they asking for PMP, CSP or PMI-ACP credentials? Lean, Kanban, Leadership, and Emotional Intelligence are all topics that agile teams can benefit from.

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Project Manager Job Description (with free copy+paste examples!)

ProjectManager.com

A project manager salary depends on many things such as experience, industry and certifications, but in general terms, project managers are well-compensated for their work, and project manager salaries range around the low six-figures. Project Management Certifications.

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Best 2020 Online Courses, Events, and Resources for Project Managers

Epicflow Blog

There you can also find information about paid-for certifications suggested by various PM expert companies, and corresponding examinations. PMI has prepared a collection of helpful materials that can be used by both beginners and experienced project managers.

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Top 10 Project Management Methodologies – An Overview

ProjectManager.com

The Project Management Institute (PMI) is a not-for-profit membership association, project management certification and standards organization. The car company applied it to their lean manufacturing model, known as the Toyota production system. Lean Methodology.

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5 Steps to Finding the Path to Business Agility

International Institute for Learning

Using PMI’s Agile tool kit, we can quickly view a potential experiment saving a colossal time and expense. When used alongside knowledgeable industry guides or Tactec coaches, these patterns result in what we call lean agile acceleration. We must walk the path to lean agility.

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Becoming an Agile Certified Practitioner

MPUG

Project Management Institute’s (PMI®) Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP®) certification is relatively new when compared with the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. The ACP certification is not tied to any single Agile or lean framework.

Busy, But Not Productive

International Institute for Learning

We simply need to start judiciously applying the principles of lean-agile management. The foundational practices of Lean, Kanban, Scrum, and SAFe (Scale Agile Framework) were designed to create the space for us to focus on “real work.”. Alan Zucker, PMP, PMI-ACP. By Alan Zucker.

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Project Management: Agile and Waterfall Explained

International Institute for Learning

Throw in the rich taxonomy of terms such as Waterfall, Lean, Agile, Scrum, XP, Sprints, phases, increments, and releases, and it’s easy to get lost in the terminology. Source: The Agile Practice Guide, PMI and Agile Alliance. By Karim Radwin , CAIA, PMP.

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When to Use Waterfall vs. Agile

iZenBridge

You can watch following video to see how this framework helps in delivering frequently and how it gives leaning opportunities. You may also want to check our other blogs on PMI-ACP® Trainings. Enroll to our FREE PMI-ACP® Introductory Program to learn more about PMI-ACP® certification. Agile PMBOK PMI PMP UncategorizedWhen you start a project, the one of the most important discovery is to select a life cycle approach.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2022

ProjectManager.com

PDUs in the PMI Talent Triangle towards maintaining their PMP certification. What to Expect: Sessions focus on agility, software engineering and lean business. PMI Global Conference 2022.

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

One might think that once you’ve earned the coveted Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, life gets pretty easy. Any reputable employer will check your certificate/member number against the PMI database. Includes Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean, Kanban, etc.

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80+ Awesome Online Resources for Project Managers

Wrike

Index: Online Training Programs & Certification Prep. Online Training & Certification Prep. Essentials of Project Management Series – PMI. IIL conducts virtual and on-demand courses on topics like project scope, risk management, and Earned Value Management systems, plus prep courses for a variety of certifications. All instructors have at least a decade of project experience, and many hold an impressive list of certifications. PMI Knowledge Center.

Four Top Project Management Tools and Services to Check out in May 2018

Brad Egeland

Perhaps you're looking for the best place to start your journey to project management professional (PMP) or similar certification. They offer PMP, PMI-ACP, CAPM, and CCPM prep courses as well as continuing education classes in a variety of project management, negotiations, and accelerated learning topics. Feeling lost on what to do with PMP and certification?? Cheetah Learning is not like the other training and certification programs or organizations.

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Keep your mind Project Management sharp with these resources

Project Management Five

One might think that once you’ve earned the coveted Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, life gets pretty easy. Any reputable employer will check your certificate/member number against the PMI database. Includes Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean, Kanban, etc.

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What is Agile Project Management?

MPUG

Other outside resources to help you learn more about Agile methodologies and certification options are: 15th Annual State Of Agile Report | Digital.ai A Getting Started Guide. According to the 15 th State of Agile Report, 94% of companies are practicing Agile.

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How To Make 2019 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Rebel’s Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it. XP, scrum, lean, etc.)

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Managing A Hybrid-ScrumBan Project with MS Project Agile

MPUG

Many times, managing a Hybrid-Agile project with a sole Lean-Agile approach doesn’t meet the needs of an organization, the expectations of stakeholders, required delivery frequency of customers, or address uncertainties associated with engineering work.

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43 Learning Resources for New and Experienced Project Managers

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Certificate Programs. This course is intended to prepare you for the fully-online accredited Applied Project Management Certificate from the University of California, Irvine. Coursera: Applied Project Management certificate. We recommend checking out the “Project Management Training Bundle”, which gives you access to the PM certification courses, as well as the Agile and scrum certification courses. PMI: Essentials of Project Management.

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DIPMF 2018

Leading Answers

It traced several techniques back through history and explained how lean, agile, and design thinking approaches share common guidance for building high performing teams. PMI’s Murat Bicak , senior VP strategy, also gave an interesting talk on AI as Augmented Intelligence. The early years showed the creation of the Critical Path Method, the building of the Dubai airport, formation of the PMI, and creation of the PMP certification.

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How To Make 2018 A Successful Year for Your Projects

Rebel’s Guide to PM

With the release of the Agile Practice Guide along with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition , we can’t ignore PMI’s direction to incorporate adaptive life cycles such as agile, iterative or incremental life cycles into project and development life cycles. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential will continue to thrive. It can serve as a baseline, but most project managers ought to layer some sort of agile certification on top of it. XP, scrum, lean, etc.)

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#PMOT – Who are the Project Managers on Twitter to Follow?

Online PM Courses

PMI: @ PMInstitute. PMI’s blog team: @ PMvoices. Has a wide portfolio of professional training certifications & cyber security solutions. PMI Madrid-Spain Board of Directors. 59SecondsAgile gives quick hints & tips to the #AgileWay #Scrum #Kanban #Lean. Agilist, geek, blogger, interested in #Agile , #Lean , #scrum , #kanban , #cloud , #DevOps , #leadership , #technology , #blogging.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

How to become a project manager- education and the most important PM certificates you can get out there. Certifications. Are project management certificates still worth it? As you advance in your career you’ll either feel the need to certify your project management knowledge or you’ll be asked by your employer to get a certificate. Having a PM certificate is a plus, but extensive knowledge and experience in the field matter more for a project’s success.

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