STUDY, PRACTICE, REVIEW!
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The PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide, Third Edition, is a comprehensive study aid for the upcoming Project Management Professional (PMP) certification administered by PMI. The book is designed to prepare candidates for the PMP exam, as well as serve as a good reference for project managers.The book will reflect the the Project Management Process and Procedures that are outlined in the revised A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Sixth Editionalso known as the PMBOK(R) Guide. Readers will benefit from the detailed discussion of the wide-range of project management and exam topics, concepts, and key terms, and will present the material in a logical manner; each section builds upon previous sections and a chapter on previous chapters. The book will cover 100% of the exam outline, including new and expanded coverage of agile. Each chapter will include a list of topics covered in that chapter, following by in-depth discussion of those objectives, complete with hands-on Real World Scenarios and "How This Applies to Your Current Project" sidebars. The chapter will conclude with an Exam Essentials section and comprehensive review questions.
Organized by exam objectives, the PMP Project Management Professional Exam Review Guide, Fourth Edition, is a focused, concise review guide that works hand-in-hand with any learning tool, including the Sybex PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, Ninth Edition. The book is designed to prepare candidates for the PMP exam, as well as serve as a good reference for project managers.The book is organized around the five domain areas of the PMP exam:
* Initiating the Project* Planning the Project* Executing the Project* Monitoring and Controlling the Project* Closing the Project
The book will reflect the the Project Management Process and Procedures that are outlined in the updated A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Sixth Editionalso known as the PMBOK(R) Guide.
The Certification Kit includes:
INTERACTIVE ONLINE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT AND TEST BANK! The Sybex interactive online learning environment and test bank includes Assessment test, practice exam questions, hundreds of electronic flashcards, a PDF of the Glossary of Terms, as well as audio instruction and review, FREE eBooks in multiple formats to read on your favorite device, and bonus chapter resources to supplement your learning and help you study for the exam.
ALSO INCLUDES TWO BONUS CAPM EXAMS! This Deluxe Study Guide includes two bonus CAPM exams for those candidates preparing for the entry-level Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification offered by PMI. 30 DAYS FREE VIDEO TRAINING FROM ITPro.TV! Take your exam prep to a new level! Access over 20 hours of hands-on PMP video training from subject-matter experts at ITPro.TV.
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About the Author
Kim Heldman (Denver, CO), PMP, is the Chief Information Officer for the Regional Transportation District in Denver, Colorado. She has over 25 years of experience in project management and more than 18 years of experience in senior management positions. Kim is the author of several books on project management, including Project Management JumpStart, 3rd Edition, and the seven previous editions of the bestselling PMP Project Management Professional Study Guide. You can visit Kim's website at www.kimheldman.com.
Vanina Mangano, PMP, is an executive member of Never Limited LLC, which owns a portfolio of companies, including The PM Instructors. The PM Instructors specializes in PMI certification exam preparation material and training. Through The PM Instructors, Vanina has authored courseware material within the subject of project management, including the most recent release: PMI Risk Management Professional Exam Preparation.
Brett Feddersen, MPS, PMP, is a career public servant with 18 years of experience in government including the United States Marine Corps, the state of Colorado, the city of Boulder (Colorado), and with the Regional Transportation District (RTD) in the Denver/Metro area. Brett has been a certified project manager since 2007, and has contributed to several books as a technical editor and technical proofreader. In additional to his commitment to the project management community, Brett is passionate about leadership and organizational excellence, and has contributed to several cultural revolutions helping government agencies become high performing organizations.
Table of Contents
PMP Project Management Professional Exam Deluxe Study Guide
Assessment Test xxxiii
Chapter 1 What Is a Project? 1
Chapter 2 Creating the Project Charter 45
Chapter 3 Developing the Project Scope Statement 97
Chapter 4 Creating the Project Schedule 151
Chapter 5 Monitoring and Controlling the Project 267
Chapter 6 Closing the Project 331
Review Questions 346
Appendix Answers to Review Questions 349