Chapter 1: Executing Your Project and Assuring Quality

Exam Objectives

check.png Execute project activities defined in the project management plan to create project deliverables on time and within budget.

check.png Follow the change management plan with regards to processes and procedures and implement approved changes.

check.png Actively employ risk management techniques as documented in the risk management plan to minimize the impact of risk on the project.

check.png Follow the quality management plan, using appropriate tools and techniques to assure work and scope meet the quality requirements and standards.

At this point, you move from the planning processes into the executing processes. You are now implementing your project management plan. The executing processes are where the majority of the project work occurs. As such, it is also the most reliant upon the nature of the work being performed. Therefore, there isn't a lot of specific guidance I can give you, nor is there a lot of specific information that PMI can test on. Nonetheless, these questions account for 30 percent of the exam questions. In other words, 60 ...

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