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by sachin07
Wed Sep 23, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMP Cleared - Thanks
Replies: 6
Views: 3070

Re: PMP Cleared - Thanks

Thanks a lot for inputs.
by sachin07
Wed Sep 23, 2015 9:22 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMP Cleared - Thanks
Replies: 6
Views: 3070

PMP Cleared - Thanks

Hello PMP Forum, Saket, Manish, I managed to clear my PMP exam(3 P and 2 MP(Initiation and Closing)) on Monday and would like to thanks all of you here to be so active and available for support on the queries. Manish has always been helpful on various topics and clarifying precisely. Special thanks ...
by sachin07
Thu Sep 03, 2015 3:06 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: CPI/SPI Consideration
Replies: 3
Views: 1756

CPI/SPI Consideration

Hi All, My question is : Why do we need to use both SPI and CPI in the below case as per the justification provided for answer. Although it is saying that exceeded cost are due to bad cost estimations. What is the key word which i didn't catch ? Can someone please guide me on this? Your project exce...
by sachin07
Thu Sep 03, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Oliver 175 PMP Questions
Topic: Oliver 175 - 44th Question
Replies: 6
Views: 3767

Oliver 175 - 44th Question

Hi Experts, Can you please help to clarify the reason of the answer of below question which is Checklist.Question is from Oliver 175 Questions. During code inspection in a major software development project, a project management team identified frequent occurrences of critical programming errors. Th...
by sachin07
Wed Sep 02, 2015 10:03 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Ground Rules or Develop Team
Replies: 6
Views: 2711

Re: Ground Rules or Develop Team

Thanks a lot.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 3:42 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Network Diagram Questions Help
Replies: 3
Views: 2430

Re: Network Diagram Questions Help

Sorry , It's right. Thanks.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Ground Rules or Develop Team
Replies: 6
Views: 2711

Re: Ground Rules or Develop Team

Thanks Manish.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Network Diagram Questions Help
Replies: 3
Views: 2430

Re: Network Diagram Questions Help

Thanks for reverting on it.

Well, the answer is 12 days. Not sure why. No reasoning.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Network Diagram Questions Help
Replies: 3
Views: 2430

Network Diagram Questions Help

Hello All, I am struggling with numerical questions of Network Diagram especially when it's related to FF,SS, Lead and Lag involvement. Can someone please help me to understand that or sharing some good source where i can find some thorough details with examples. Sharing one example , to what i am r...
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Life Cycle Concept Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2130

Re: Life Cycle Concept Question

OK. Thanks again.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Initiation Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1772

Re: Initiation Question

Thanks a lot Manish.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Life Cycle Concept Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2130

Re: Life Cycle Concept Question

Hi Manish,

Can you please provide the access as i am getting below error :

"You are not authorised to read this forum."
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:42 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Initiation Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1772

Re: Initiation Question

In option b and c .

Answer is "c" but b also mentions same thing except "Financial resources".
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:40 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Ground Rules or Develop Team
Replies: 6
Views: 2711

Re: Ground Rules or Develop Team

Thanks for answering . Well, it is sounding more like a development of team member on the basis of his skill set and assigning as SPOC to customer. It's not talking about any meeting as such which is concluding ground rules. That's my confusing point.

Can you please guide on the explanation too.
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:11 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Management Presentations Question
Replies: 9
Views: 4768

Re: Management Presentations Question

Thanks Celina.

Regards
by sachin07
Mon Aug 31, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Closure Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2027

Re: Closure Question

Thanks Manish. Agree.

And can you please provide your guidance for other posted questions too. Would be helpful.

Regards
Sachin
by sachin07
Sun Aug 30, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Ground Rules or Develop Team
Replies: 6
Views: 2711

Ground Rules or Develop Team

Hi Team, Please suggest on below question too and it's from izenbridge too : Ray is the project manager of a maintenance project. He analysed communication skills of all team leads in the project. He came to conclusion that Joe’s communications skills are better and he has got good knowledge of the ...
by sachin07
Sun Aug 30, 2015 5:48 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Quality Assurance
Replies: 4
Views: 1705

Quality Assurance

HI All, This is question from izenbridge 100 questions and i have doubts about it . You are going to start with quality assurance in you project. Which of the following tool and technique is NOT appropriate for this purpose? Pareto charts Statistical Sampling Audits Inspection I went with Statistica...
by sachin07
Sun Aug 30, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Initiation Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1772

Initiation Question

I am really confused on the answer of this questions. Can someone please guide on it ? Which of the following is NOT true about the initiating process group? Large projects may divide the projects into phases Initial scope is committed Initial scope and Financial resources are committed Internal and...
by sachin07
Sun Aug 30, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Management Presentations Question
Replies: 9
Views: 4768

Management Presentations Question

As a project manager and member of the PMO (Project Management Office), you want to present a snapshot of the status of various projects undergoing in the organization to senior management. Which of the following charts would be most suitable for the purpose? Milestone chart Gantt Chart Precedence d...
by sachin07
Sun Aug 30, 2015 8:34 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Life Cycle Concept Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2130

Life Cycle Concept Question

You are a project manager and in the early phase of estimating the cost of the project. You use the analogous method of estimating and have come up with the rough order of magnitude. While presenting it to your sponsor and stakeholders, one of the stakeholders asks if you have also done life cycle c...
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Doubts on Executing/M&C
Replies: 2
Views: 1465

Re: Doubts on Executing/M&C

Thanks again Manish.
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Change Request
Replies: 4
Views: 2141

Re: Change Request

Thanks Manish . As usual for your sure shot clarification.
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 1:02 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Doubts on Executing/M&C
Replies: 2
Views: 1465

Doubts on Executing/M&C

A project team member informs you that a particular task is taking much more time than what was budgeted. You are surprised because you, as a project manager, had not anticipated this delay, and you ask for status reports and forecasts from all project team members. Which process group are you in? I...
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Change Request
Replies: 4
Views: 2141

Re: Change Request

Why not option "1" as to check the impact of it firstly ? Please guide.

Regards
Sachin
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Change Request
Replies: 4
Views: 2141

Change Request

You are the project manager for a project, which is being managed under a contract. You receive a change request from the buyer involving a government regulation. What should you do FIRST? Talk with team members to understand implications of the change. Communicate the change to the management to ge...
by sachin07
Sat Aug 29, 2015 10:39 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Closure Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2027

Re: Closure Question

This was from PM study questions.

I also went for 4 but they are saying "3" .

Any other member would like to suggest some point ?

Regards
by sachin07
Fri Aug 28, 2015 6:11 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Closure Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2027

Closure Question

Hi All, I have doubts on this question. Which of the following is the correct order of actions that you take during the closing processes? 1) Get formal acceptance, release the team, write lessons learned, close the contract 2) Write lessons learned, release the team, get formal acceptance, close th...
by sachin07
Fri Aug 28, 2015 7:48 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Network Diagram
Replies: 2
Views: 1661

Network Diagram

Hi All,

I am bit confused about attached network diagram details as one activity estimate is provided two time. Can someone suggest me on it, please ?

Regards
Sachin
by sachin07
Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:15 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: PMP question
Replies: 9
Views: 4314

Re: PMP question

Yes. I didn't understand it too. please suggest for reasons of distribution.

Regards
by sachin07
Wed Aug 26, 2015 8:12 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Maximum support from team ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3772

Re: Maximum support from team ?

Hi Manish,

This was from free mock exam of PM Study.

Regards
by sachin07
Wed Aug 26, 2015 7:34 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Risk Management
Replies: 3
Views: 1695

Re: Risk Management

Yes. I also had same opinion. But the answer given in the source was "c" which i find very dicey.

Regards
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Risk Management
Replies: 3
Views: 1695

Risk Management

You have been appointed as the manager of a new, large and complex project. Because this project is business critical, and very visible, senior management has told you to analyze the project risks and prepare response strategies for them as soon as possible. The organization has risk management proc...
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 2:16 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Maximum support from team ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3772

Re: Maximum support from team ?

But if work challenge is provided to team, then also they can be motivated as per the defined standard theory and will support PM to achieve the targets ? Does it make sense ?
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 2:15 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Control Quality
Replies: 2
Views: 1470

Re: Control Quality

Thanks a lot.
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 2:14 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Cultural Differences ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2078

Re: Cultural Differences ?

Thanks a lot Manish.
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:19 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Control Quality
Replies: 2
Views: 1470

Control Quality

Control Quality is the process of monitoring and recording results of executing the quality activities to assess performance and recommend necessary changes. To evaluate control quality output data, the project team must ideally have a working knowledge of: 1 Prevention and inspection 2 Sampling and...
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 10:07 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Maximum support from team ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3772

Maximum support from team ?

What is the factor that helps a project manager gain maximum support from the assigned project personnel? Choice 1 Expertise Choice 2 Work challenge Choice 3 Authority of the project manager to penalize team members Choice 4 Authority of the project manager to recommend promotions to team members on...
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:50 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Suggestions/Inputs required.
Replies: 2
Views: 1592

Suggestions/Inputs required.

hi All, Can someone help me to understand the reason behind the right answer of below question ? What type of keywords can we capture in such questions to get the right answer. You recently took over the management of a construction project. The project is in the executing phase and the previous pro...
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached.
Replies: 2
Views: 1146

Re: Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached.

Thanks Saket. It worked.
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Salience Model
Replies: 2
Views: 1317

Re: Salience Model

Thanks Manish. Make sense.
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:45 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Cultural Differences ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2078

Re: Cultural Differences ?

Thanks Manish.

But was juggling with Cultural differences too. Why have to consider "cultural difference". It should be based on the performance of the team member. Can you please help me to understand that.

Thanks
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 8:47 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Salience Model
Replies: 2
Views: 1317

Salience Model

hi All,

Can someone explain me the reason of highlighted answer in picture . I am still struggling with this model in Stakeholder Management.

regards
by sachin07
Tue Aug 25, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Cultural Differences ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2078

Cultural Differences ?

As a project manager, you want to have an appropriate recognition and rewards system to encourage better performance and reinforce desired behavior. Which of the following statements on recognition and rewards system is incorrect? Choice 1 Recognition and reward systems should promote or reinforce d...
by sachin07
Mon Aug 24, 2015 2:09 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached.
Replies: 2
Views: 1146

Sorry, the board attachment quota has been reached.

hi Admin,

Please help on the topic. Not able to attach any picture due to above error.

thanks
by sachin07
Fri Aug 21, 2015 4:10 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: risk update
Replies: 7
Views: 2705

Re: risk update

Can experts comment on this question, please ?

Regards
Sachin
by sachin07
Fri Aug 21, 2015 4:00 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Lesser known but useful term - Performance Bonds
Replies: 1
Views: 1232

Re: Lesser known but useful term - Performance Bonds

Very Nice.

Thanks for useful info.
by sachin07
Fri Aug 21, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Negotiation Question
Replies: 5
Views: 2152

Re: Negotiation Question

Thanks a lot to both of you for nice explanations.
by sachin07
Thu Aug 20, 2015 9:27 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Negotiation Question
Replies: 5
Views: 2152

Re: Negotiation Question- Please suggest clarification

Thanks for answer. I know the answer from source for sure. Can you please share the justification of the answer as i am not able to understand about postponing the negotiation ?
by sachin07
Wed Aug 19, 2015 4:43 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: what will you do ??
Replies: 3
Views: 1708

Re: what will you do ??

A and B are not viable option at first instance .

C could be the option too but PM does not have facts and may be should check firstly with his manager so that should be "D" as correct answer in my view.

What is the right answer ?

Regards
Sachin

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