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


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


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

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.

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Professionalise Project Management

The Lazy Project Manager

It is not just about the provision of a ‘lean’ framework for these sponsors and project managers to work to – and by ‘lean’ I mean that every part should add value and not create unnecessary waste. Uncategorized apm ipma lazy management Manager peter taylor PMI pmo pmp professionalise professionalize professionbal project project host project keynote project presenter project speaker workshops

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

Project managers plan, budget, monitor and report on the project with project management tools , sometimes pitching the idea of the project or being assigned to it once it’s already been approved. There are two major certifying bodies, PRINCE2 and the Project Management Institute (PMI).

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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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The Top Five Project Management Certifications in the UK

Arras People

The Project Management Institute (PMI), a not for profit organization, was formed in 1969. Monitoring and Controlling – 25%. The PMI does not reveal its passing rate, but it’s rumoured to be 61%. It is worth mentioning, however, that PMI encourages all takers to aim for 75% and above. Register directly with PMI. Create a PMI account. In this case, the steps are: Create a PMI account. Log into the PMI website.

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Review Agile Portfolio Management

Henny Portman

Based on PMI’s Standard for Portfolio Management several financial models like PV, NPV, FV, ROI, IRR, PP, DCF, BCF, PI are explained as well as the continuous stages as initiation, planning, execution, optimization and monitoring and control.

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Top Project Management Conferences of 2022

As with most of the in-person events being held this year, the Resource Planning Summit is monitoring the evolving public health recommendations to keep participants safe. PDUs in the PMI Talent Triangle towards maintaining their PMP certification. PMI Global Conference 2022.

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100+ Project Management Statistics & Facts To Remember in 2019

ProProfs Project Management

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5 Best Project Management Certifications and Courses of 2019


These project managers handle Scrum Masters and Product Owners who, in turn, are tasked to monitor “sprint” marathons within the organization. The Project Management Professional certification is accredited with the Project Management Institute (PMI). The PMI has also mandated a 4,500 hour work experience directly, or indirectly related to heading projects, being part of a Certified Project Manager’s Team, and at least a 35 hour basic level project management education.

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Managing A Hybrid-ScrumBan Project with MS Project Agile


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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Next Generation Project Management Software

Rebel’s Guide to PM

This is an edited version of a white paper I wrote with some colleagues for the PMI EMEA Summit in Barcelona. Project management practitioners are looking for new lean and agile project management tools to support their day-to-day work and often seek them outside the tools that their organisations offer them. the desired level of monitoring and controlling. She teaches project management at University of Padova and has been a PMI volunteer since 2007.

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What is Agile Project Management Software and How it Works?

ProProfs Project Management

With so many things that can go wrong in a project, it is essential to know the perfect solution that can help you streamline workflow and team communication alongside monitor and improve team performance too. Project Management Institute or PMI defines agile project management as: Not a methodology but an approach to project management that allows the utilization of multiple methodologies, such as lean, scrum, or test-driven development (TDD).

Overview of the PMBOK® Guide Seventh Edition – Lesson 3 Transcription


Today’s PMI activity code, I’ll have up on the screen here in a minute. I mentioned the five star because I saw this event is up on PMI. Jeff: PMI took a stand back and said, you know what?

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Project Management For Beginners: How To Manage A Project From Start To Finish


These include: Planning & scheduling Resource management Risk management Task management & monitoring Reporting. According to PMI, organizations that do not value project management report 67 percent more projects as failed.

Creating a Risk-Adjusted Backlog

Mike Griffiths

Prioritizing based on business value is an example of the lean concept of 'Taking an Economic View of Decision Making.' Then, in 2012 I presented a collection of Collaborative Games for Risk Management  at the Agile 2012 Conference in Dallas and PMI Global Congress in Vancouver. After

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The Complete Glossary of 614 Project Management Terms


Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) : A certificate in project management basics offered by Project Management Institute (PMI). Lean : "Lean" is an approach towards project management that prioritizes minimizing waste and maximizing value.

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Inspiring Women in Project Management: Karen Chovan

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Today I’m interviewing Karen Chovan, MASc, PEng, PMP, who has dedicated her career to helping others deliver clean, lean and green approaches to project and programme management. On the project management side, you’ll often see many female project managers involved with managing the environmental assessment and regulatory processes and supplementary programs for monitoring performance and oversight.

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The 23 Best Project Management Books For Upgrading Your Career in 2020


Author: The Project Management Institute (PMI). Monitoring and Controlling: Tracking and communicating progress on tasks and milestones. Project Management for the Unofficial Project Manager follows the same structure as the PMBOK: Initiate, Plan, Execute, Monitor and Control, Close.

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Scrum vs Kanban vs Agile vs Waterfall – A side-by-side comparison


The Sprint portrays the interval or time period for monitoring the completion of a defined set of tasks by the Product Owner in the form of a Product Backlog. This concept of setting milestones through the assigned roles with defined time periods is aimed at having a better rate of project completion through a transparent workflow and monitoring methods.

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Becoming a Project Manager – A Complete Guide for 2018

Paymo App

Some of your duties will include: taking part in the creation process, executing the project, preparing communication methods, finding solutions to recurring issues, monitoring the project’s progress from start to finish, and many more. ability to monitor and control budgets. My best advice besides the general rules of project management (initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, closing) is to remain compassionate and composed. PMI’s PMBOK.

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Marigrace passed PMP in 12 weeks part-time study, passed 1st time.


I wanted to earn PMP certification to formalize and frame my years of managing projects in enterprise transformations, OpEx, and PMOs.The PMP standard blends well with my other professional methodologies in organization development, change management, training curriculum design/development, Lean, and 6Sigma/SPC. 2.Get PMI PMP application approved early by writing/submitting as soon as 35 PDUs were earned. 4 Get PMI logistics out of the way.

Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 1: Overview of SIPOC and Systems


The session is eligible for one PMI, PDU in the strategic category and the MPUG activity code for claiming that with PMI is on the screen now, that’s mpug031721. Those of you who study up on Lean Six Sigma, although it’s not exclusive just to Lean Six Sigma.

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What Does a Project Manager Do in a Marketing Agency?


According to the Project Management Institute (PMI), project managers work in a variety of industries — from manufacturing or construction to finance or utilities. Analytics and monitoring. Monitoring project progress and clearing roadblocks. They carry a lot of weight in the hiring process, especially in a project management position that leans heavily on these less tangible competencies. There’s a lot that businesses need to get done.

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The 30 Most Popular Project Management Articles from 2017


Project management certifications from PMI: The smart person's guide (TechRepublic). Takeaway: PMI offers a wide range of certifications to meet the needs of professionals interested in project, program, portfolio, business analysis, agile, risk, or scheduling management. Summary: Project managers play the lead role in planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing projects. It goes over PMI’s code of ethics for project managers and the importance to businesses.

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5 Governance Steps for Distributed Project Team Management


Establish KPI’s for Monitoring & Controlling Team Performance. The next component of governance to put in place are Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for monitoring and controlling the project during execution. Project governance is more than an oversight function aligned with an organization’s governance model over the project life cycle as Project Management Institute (PMI) defines it.

The Creative Project Timeline Template You Need


The Project Management Institute (PMI) reported that resource dependencies, limited or taxed resources, and inadequate resource forecasting are all causes of project failure. With a timeline in place, you can better monitor your team members’ workloads and capacity.

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How to Develop the Essential Skills to Be a Project Manager


Another core responsibility of the project manager is to monitor and report on progress and performance to the project team, end clients, and other stakeholders. These competencies really do matter, especially in a role like project management, which leans so heavily on soft skills.

Webinar Recap: Transformative Leadership: How to Elevate your Impact with Less Effort and None of the Stress


And this 45-minute session is eligible for three-quarters of a PMI PDU in the leadership category. The activity code for claiming the session with PMI is on the screen now. And I’m speaking to a monitor.

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 Executive’s Guide To Large-Scale Agile Transformation & Sustaining An Adaptive Enterprise w/ Mike Cottmeyer

Leading Agile

Now, PMI, right? So we have predictabilities, smaller batch sizes break dependencies, team level, or business capability level investment strategies versus like a lean startup thing where we’re just experimenting and market.

Webinar Recap: SIPOC Workshop Facilitation – Part 3: Workshop Facilitation and Questions


And the session is eligible for 1 PMI PDU in the strategic category. The code to claim that with PMI is on the screen now. And we discussed in the first session within the first 10 pages, I think it is on page 10 of the glorious [Pemba 00:18:10] guide by PMI, version six.

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Webinar Recap: Understanding Dependencies, Leads, and Lags with MS Project


Today’s session is eligible for one PMI PDU in the Technical category, and the MPUG Activity Code for claiming is on the screen now. You are in a planning mode or even a monitoring and controlling mode and you are adding in other tasks.

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Complete Collection of Project Management Statistics 2015


Lean & Test Driven Development (TDD) – 11%. Number of PMI Certified Project Managers: Total Number of PMP credential holders: 607,128. # PMI Agile Certified Practitioner holders: 5,265. [14]. Top 5 PPM Functions: Portfolio tracking & performance monitoring – 75%. Need up-to-date facts and figures for a project management report, article, or infographic?

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Webinar Recap: Leveraging the Latest Office 365 Project Tools & Capabilities


Today’s session is eligible for one PMI PDU in the technical category, and the MPUG, the activity code for claiming that is on the screen now. Tim is an accomplished speaker, consultant, educator and PMO expert, supporting PMI for over 25 years. Cortana says, hey, I’m monitoring, and it looks like you got some tasks for you need to work on.

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Webinar Recap: Agile Series Part 3 – Best Practices & Real World Use of Agile with MS Project / Project PPM


And this session is eligible for one PMI, PDU in the Technical category. Let’s share the whole monitor. So I’ve been working with both Agile, Waterfall, Lean, I’ve worked with a lot of different methodologies, and it’s a lot of fun to just kind of look at how you can basically work forward, make these tools work for you. So if you want to just give me a conversion because I’m switching between monitors here.

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Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Overcoming Barriers in Assessing Risk Probabilities,” Tom Kendrick , 2012 PMI Global Congress Proceedings , 2012. Handling Uncertainty in Large Scale Systems with Certainty and Integrity,” Shinya Kikuchi and Vijay Perincherry, “The Flaw of Averages in Project Management,” Philip Fahringer, John Hinton, Marc Thibault, and Sam Savage, PMI Virtual Library, 2011. Monitoring software maintenance project risks,” Cristina López, Jose L.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Overcoming Barriers in Assessing Risk Probabilities,” Tom Kendrick , 2012 PMI Global Congress Proceedings , 2012. Handling Uncertainty in Large Scale Systems with Certainty and Integrity,” Shinya Kikuchi and Vijay Perincherry, “The Flaw of Averages in Project Management,” Philip Fahringer, John Hinton, Marc Thibault, and Sam Savage, PMI Virtual Library, 2011. Monitoring software maintenance project risks,” Cristina López, Jose L.

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