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PMP® Exam Test Passers: Lessons Learned

PMP® Exam Test Passers: Lessons Learned

Although most people that have a slightly varied story about their experience with the PMP® Exam, there are a few things that have proven to be common and true amongst a large majority. Check out some of the lessons learned from those who have passed the PMP® Exam. 1. Make a PMP® Exam Study Plan […]

Study Tips for the PMP Exam

Study Tips for the PMP Exam

As many know, PMP® is a prestigious title that is one of the most recognizable throughout various industries around the world. To earn this illustrious certification, there is an exam that one must pass, that has proven to be quite a task for some. Passing the PMP Exam means calls for significant dedication to prepping and […]

Difference Between Product Life Cycle & Project Life Cycle

Difference Between Product Life Cycle & Project Life Cycle

Product life cycle and project life cycle. These two terms should be no stranger to any project manager or certified PMP® throughout any industry. But sometimes, these two can actually be confused for one another. Today, the pros at The Smart PMP® are going to help you recognize the difference between them. Project Life Cycles can have […]

Risk Repsonse Strategies: Positive Risks Part II

Risk Repsonse Strategies: Positive Risks Part II

In last week’s blog post, we talked about negative risk response strategies. This week, we will examine the opposite end of the spectrum: response strategies for positive risks. When your project comes in contact with a positive risk, it can end up having a positive effect on the outcome of your project, therefore, you want to […]

Risk Response Strategies: Negative Risks Part I

Risk Response Strategies: Negative Risks Part I

Risks can come in all forms and fashions, some positive and others negative. In this blog, we’ll be discussing negative risks and how to take them head on to make them become a positive aspect of your project. Mitigate Try to marginalize the possibility of the negative risks happening or greatly impacting the project. When you see […]

PMBOK® 6th Edition Has Been Released

PMBOK® 6th Edition Has Been Released

So if you’re a PM or certified PMP you should know what the PMBOK® is. But for those who may not, the PMBOK stands for “Project Management Body of Knowledge” and it’s essentially a collection of the best practices, guidelines, and technologies in the project management industry. Now because this industry is ever evolving, new editions of the PMBOK® […]

PMP® Exam Tips: What NOT to Do

PMP® Exam Tips: What NOT to Do

When going into the PMP Exam, there are many people that tend to overthink the entire process.

Benefits of One on One PMP Coaching

Benefits of One on One PMP Coaching

Choosing to take the PMP Exam is a big deal that shouldn’t be taken lightly.

Project Management Mistakes

Project Management Mistakes

Every single project you approach is different from the last and no two projects can be handled in the same manner.

Project Manager Dilemmas: What Would You Do?

Project Manager Dilemmas: What Would You Do?

You have a MAJOR project that is due and you are currently three days behind schedule. Your team has agreed to work through the weekend, along with any extra hours necessary to get the timeline back on track.