Synopses & Reviews
This is the first book written specifically for the new PMI-ACP exam. It is a single, compact reference that will help the reader prepare for and pass the certification exam. Contents include: The PMI-ACP Certification Communications Planning, monitoring, and adapting Agile estimation Agile analysis and design Product quality Soft skills negotiation Value-based prioritization * Risk management * Metrics * Value stream analysis * Active listening Agile Manifesto values and principles Assessing and incorporating community and stakeholder values Brainstorming techniques Value-driven delivery Stakeholder engagement Boosting team performance practices Adaptive planning Problem detection and resolution Continuous improvement of products, people, and processes Passing the PMI-ACP Exam Putting Agile Into Practice Glossary Full PMI-ACP Practice exam with Explanations
This is the first book written specifically for the new PMI-APP exam. It is a single, compact reference that will help the reader prepare for and pass the certification exam. Contents include: The PMI-APP Certification A History of Agile The Need for Adaptive Methods Exam Philosophy and Bias Foundational Concepts of Agile Iterative development Teamwork and collaboration, and experimentation The Customer Change Control An Overview of Agile Methodologies Passing the PMI-APP Exam Putting Agile Into Practice Glossary Full PMI-APP Practice exam with Explanations
Specifically created for tackling the new PMI-APP exam, this compact guide includes information on certification, practical applications, and exam preparation for project managers currently practicing or seeking Agile Project Management certification. Agile Project Management focuses on customer involvement throughout the planning, organizing, securing, and managing of resources, unlike traditional methods of project management. This reference includes the history and foundational concepts of Agile, an overview of methodologies, strategies for putting Agile into real-life practice, coverage on understanding and passing the certification exam, and a full-length PMI-APP practice exam with explanations.
This is the first book written specifically for the new PMI-ACP exam. It is a single, compact reference that will help the reader prepare for and pass the certification exam. Contents include: Understanding Agile, The PMI-ACP Exam, The Agile Manifesto, Project Justification, Teams & Team Space, Agile Planning, Working with Agile, Coaching with Agile, Agile Methodologies, How to Pass the PMI-ACP Exam, Glossary of Terms, 2 Simulated Exams with Answers.
About the Author
Andy Crowe, PMP, PgMP, is the founder of Velociteach, a company that provides project management and certification training. He is the author of Alpha Project Managers and The PMP Exam: How to Pass on Your First Try. He has taught classes in C++ for Microsoft University and advanced technology courses for the U.S. government and served on Microsoft's .NET international advisory committee. He lives in Kennesaw, Georgia.