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PMP Certification, 2nd Edition

Book Description

PMP Certification: Excel with Ease is a self-study guide and is essential to all Project Management Professional aspirants to clear the certification examination. The book is based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), fifth edition, which presents a set of standard terminology and guidelines for project management.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Contents
  4. About the Author
  5. Dedication
  6. Preface
  7. The Eight Steps for PMP® Exam Preparation
  8. Tips and Tricks for Succeeding at the PMP® Exam
  9. Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Project Management Body of Knowledge
    3. Process
    4. Project
    5. Project Management
    6. Why Do Project Managers Need Interpersonal Relationship Skills?
    7. Program Management
    8. Portfolio Management
    9. Project Management Office
    10. Enterprise Environmental Factors
  10. Chapter 2: The Contexts of Project Management
    1. Project Life Cycle
    2. Relationship Between Project Phases
    3. Stakeholders
    4. Organizational Influence on Project Management
    5. Organizational Structure
    6. Organization Process Assets
  11. Chapter 3: Project Integration Management
    1. Project Management Processes
    2. Process Group Interactions
    3. Project Integration Management
  12. Chapter 4: Project Scope Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Plan Scope Management Process
    3. The Define Scope Process
    4. The Create Work Breakdown Structure Process
    5. The Validate Scope Process
    6. The Control Scope Process
  13. Chapter 5: Project Time Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Plan Schedule Management Process
    3. The Sequence Activities Process
    4. The Estimate Activity Resources Process
    5. The Estimate Activity Duration Process
    6. The Develop Schedule Process
    7. The Control Schedule Process
  14. Chapter 6: Project Cost Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Plan Cost Management
    3. The Estimate Cost Process
    4. The Determine Budget Process
    5. The Control Cost Process
  15. Chapter 7: Quality Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Quality Policy
    3. Costs of Quality
    4. The Plan Quality Management Process
    5. The Perform Quality Assurance Process
    6. The Control Quality Process
  16. Chapter 8: Project Risk Management
    1. Introduction
    2. The Plan Risk Management Process
    3. The Identify Risks Process
    4. The Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis Process
    5. The Perform Quantitative Risk Analysis Process
    6. The Plan Risk Responses Process
    7. The Control Risks Process
  17. Chapter 9: Communication Management
    1. Introduction
    2. The Plan Communications Management Process
    3. The Manage Communication Process
    4. The Control Communication
    5. Output of the Control Communication Process
  18. Chapter 10: Project Human Resource Management
    1. Introduction
    2. Plan HR Management Process
    3. The Acquire Project Team Process
    4. The Develop Project Team Process
    5. The Manage Project Team Process
  19. Chapter 11: Project Procurement Management
    1. Introduction
    2. The Plan Procurement Management Process
    3. The Conduct Procurements Process
    4. The Control Procurements Process
    5. The Close Procurements Process
  20. Chapter 12: Project Stakeholders Management
    1. Stakeholders and Their Characteristics
    2. Plan Stakeholders Management
    3. Manage Stakeholders Engagement
    4. Control Stakeholders Engagement
  21. Chapter 13: Professional Responsibilities of a PMP
    1. Introduction
    2. Professional Responsibilities
  22. Key Points
  23. Acknowledgements
  24. Copyright