Dummies.com
  • Print
  • Share
PMP Certification All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition (1118612442) cover image

PMP Certification All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-61244-6
E-book
912 pages
August 2013
How to read this e-book on:
Adobe e-books are read using Adobe Digital Editions. Install Adobe Digital Editions on your PC in order to read or transfer your e-book.
Introduction 1

Book I: PMP Foundation 9

Chapter 1: The PMP Exam 11

Chapter 2: Foundations of Project Management 25

Chapter 3: Project Life Cycles, Organizational Structures, and Organizational Process Assets 41

Chapter 4: It’s All about the Process 61

Book II: Starting Off Right 91

Chapter 1: OMG! It’s a Project! 93

Chapter 2: Chartering Your Project 113

Chapter 3: Identifying Project Stakeholders 133

Book III: Planning Integration, Scope, and Schedule 151

Chapter 1: Constructing the Project Management Plan 153

Chapter 2: Defi ning Project Scope 175

Chapter 3: Creating Your Schedule 211

Book IV: Planning Cost, Quality, Human Resources, and Communication 261

Chapter 1: Estimating the Price Tag 263

Chapter 2: Planning for Quality 289

Chapter 3: Identifying Your Team Members 313

Chapter 4: 90 Percent of Your Job Is Communication 329

Book V: Planning for Risks, Procurement, and Stakeholder Management 347

Chapter 1: Identifying What Could Go Wrong 349

Chapter 2: Getting Help — Procuring Project Scope 395

Chapter 3: Who Are All These People? Planning Stakeholder Management 419

Book VI: Managing Your Project 433

Chapter 1: Managing the Work and Assuring Quality 435

Chapter 2: Managing the People Side of Your Project 459

Chapter 3: Getting the Word Out to Stakeholders and Contractors 493

Book VII: Controlling Scope and Schedule 519

Chapter 1: Monitoring, Controlling, and Managing Change 521

Chapter 2: Controlling Project Scope 555

Chapter 3: Controlling Your Schedule 573

Book VIII: Controlling Cost, Quality, and More 591

Chapter 1: Controlling Cost and Using Earned Value 593

Chapter 2: Controlling Quality 623

Chapter 3: Controlling Communications and Stakeholders 647

Chapter 4: Managing Your Risks and Procurements 661

Book IX: Closing Your Project and the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct 687

Chapter 1: Closing Your Contracts and Your Project 689

Chapter 2: The PMI Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct 713

Appendix A: What’s on the Website 733

Appendix B: Practice Test 737

Appendix C: Lab Work 765

Appendix D: Exam Objective Cross Walk 791

Appendix E: Glossary 803

Index 843
  • Print
  • Share