Project Management Knowledge Areas

There are 10 Knowledge Areas of Project Management, as defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition. Integration Management Scope Management Time Management Cost Management Quality Management Human Resource Management Communications Management Risk Management Procurement Management Stakeholder Management You can remember them in order, if you can remember the following phrase – the first letter of … Read more

Closing Process Group for Project Management

There are 5 Process Groups for Project Management, as defined in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition. The Closing Process Group,  in the PMBOK Guide, Fifth Edition, is a relatively easy area for the PMP exam. Beware, Closing process group accounts for as much as 18 questions ( 9%) in the PMP Exam. However, if you study … Read more

Executing Process Group for PMP

There are 5 Process Groups as per the PMBOK Guide – Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring & Controlling & Closing. There are only 8 processes within the Executing process group. However, it is the area which gets the highest number of questions – 31% of questions (see latest PMP Exam Question Distribution).  So if you master … Read more