Pearls of wisdom to help you pass PMP exam

They say it is hard. They tell you that you may fail. They even warn you on how tricky it is. We tell you how to crush it.

Why SucceedPM?

For a PMP aspirant there are many training options out there. A number of training companies, individual instructors, publishers have flooded a wannabe PMP with options. Options on the mode of learning - eLearning, study guides, Bootcamps - both classroom, and virtual Live Online, Test packs,...

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Scheduling your PMP exam? Timing is the key!

If someone tells you that the journey to your PMP certification is one full of stress, believe them. The average PMP aspirant is 35-40 years old, has an accomplished career already, respected for their contribution at their Organization. Outsiders expect them to clear the exam in the first...

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6 Myths About Passing PMP

The web is full of advice when it comes to the PMP exam. People circulate a lot of information and some of it is indeed quite useful. However, there is a set of so called “tips” that aren’t going to help a PMP aspirant. Let’s look at some of these and explore the truth. 1. Memorize ITTOs This...

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Reserve Analysis, Contingency and Management Reserves

This article is part of the 2 Minute PMP series. You can find all the articles in this series over here. Before we understand Reserve Analysis, we need to get comfortable with two terms and how they fit into the context - these are Contingency reserves and Management Reserves. We will discuss...

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Cost baseline - ripped apart

This article is part of the 2 Minute PMP series. You can find all the articles in this series over here. There are three baselines that are part of the Project Management Plan - Cost Baseline, Scope Baseline, and Schedule Baseline. In this post we will discuss the Cost Baseline - what it is,...

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The power of Page 61 of PMBOK

Hi, This article is part of the 2 Minute PMP series. Learn a quick PMP topic in just two minutes. So you are all excited to get started with your preparation for PMP and are already looking for a few hacks. Here is a proven hack that worked for me. Pick up your copy of the PMBOK and go to the...

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Road to PMP - Action Sequence

Recently someone asked me the following questions prompting me to write this post. A lot of us who found value in getting PMP certified find it extremely challenging to find authentic, yet easy to digest information that tells us exactly where to begin, what to do first, second etc to get to the...

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What if your PMP application gets picked up for audit?

Firstly, against all speculations out there that propel various theories, PMI picks applications for audit at random. That is what PMI officially states, and what you better believe as well. Don’t believe it just because PMI is saying it, but because that is what is good for you. When you...

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Fill your PMP Application in flat 15 minutes!

All ready to take the plunge and take the PMP exam? Worried about the rumors that keep flying around? Scared of making a mistake and either getting your application rejected, or worse, get picked up for audit? Is the whole thing freaking you out? Follow this guide to finish it off in flat 15...

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Thinking of becoming a PMP? Are you ready? Find out.

You heard it. You read about it. Worse, you see it happening in front of you. Those glittery three letters next to their names not only make their LinkedIn profiles look great, they are also pushing their careers up, and adding to their paychecks. So you think, why not? Yes, why not? Why not...

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