Help! I Failed The PMP Exam Today… WHY?

“I failed the PMP exam today. It is really unbelievable. I thought I did well on the exam. I was able to finish on time. I have 8 years of project management experience, and have never failed any exam. Yet, I got only one area as Moderately Proficient, and Below Proficient in all other areas. … Read more

Is reading the PMBOK Guide enough to pass the PMP Exam?

By Vinai Prakash At Intellisoft Systems, a training institute where I conduct 4 Day PMP Exam Preparation workshops, many busy project managers come and say something like this: “I don’t have much time. I am a very busy person. I can’t be spending 5 days going though this project management training program…”, or “Listen, I … Read more

What is SPI and where is it used?

SPI stands for Schedule Performance Index. The SPI is a very powerful measure of the amount of work actually completed on a project. It is part of the Earned Value Management Techniques. According to PMBOK Guide, the Schedule Performance Index definition is: A measure of schedule efficiency expressed as the ratio of earned value to … Read more

What is PMP and PMI all about?

What it PMI & PMP in Project Management

PMI® – Project Management Institute PMI® stands for the Project Management Institute. PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit association for the project management profession. It became popular because it administers the PMP® (Project Management Professional) exam, and provides the PMP credentials to anyone who has the required minimum experience, and passes the exam. The Project … Read more