Synopses & Reviews
Assess your readiness for the updated PMP Exam—and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam task, providing "need to know" checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study—all designed to help bolster your preparation.
Reinforce your exam prep with a Rapid Review of these tasks:
- Initiating the project
- Planning the project
- Executing the project
- Monitoring and controlling the project
- Closing the project
This book is an ideal complement to the in-depth training of the Microsoft Press Training Kit and other exam-prep resources for the PMP Exam aligned with the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), Fifth Edition.
About the Author
Sean Whitaker, BA, MSc, MBA, PMP has a diverse project management background having successfully managed complex projects in the construction, telecommunications and IT industries. He brings this diversity of experience into sharp focus with his emphasis on professional and appropriate, or practically perfect, project management. Sean regularly teaches and speaks about professional project management, and has been a long term volunteer with the Project Management Institute. He is also the co-founder of Falcon Training, one of the world’s best project management training companies. Sean lives in New Zealand and when not writing about, speaking about, or teaching project management manages to find time to pursue his musical hobbies.
Table of Contents
- Preparing for the exam
- Chapter 1: Initiating the project
- Chapter 2: Planning the project
- Chapter 3: Executing the project
- Chapter 4: Monitoring and controlling the project
- Chapter 5: Closing the project
- About the author