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by manishpn
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Change request
Replies: 2
Views: 550

Re: Change request

I am in integration management and trying to answer situational questions. Do we have any guiding rule for when to select the option of raising change request - when there is impact on baseline, in other cases the CR may or may be needed based on the authority that PM has and when to discuss it wit...
by manishpn
Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: PMP Application Audit
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: PMP Application Audit

great now focus on the prepearation
by manishpn
Sat Feb 03, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PMP on 01 feb 2018 with ABOVE TARGET in all Domain
Replies: 6
Views: 1802

Re: Passed PMP on 01 feb 2018 with ABOVE TARGET in all Domain

congratulations Ajay, its well deserved success and wish you all the best in your career

thanks for choosing us and actively participating in forums
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Jan 20th Webonar
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Re: Jan 20th Webonar

i understand that you ave written to support staff and have got a response.

I was on vacation and had issued with my net
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Earned Value Management Graph
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: Earned Value Management Graph

from the graph understand which month is the project in and find values available from graph like EV, PV, BAC, AC etc and use relevant formula to find required information
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Solution requirement
Replies: 1
Views: 441

Re: Solution requirement

i have explained this in the forum before
you can search for the key words on forum
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: PMP Application Audit
Replies: 3
Views: 671

Re: PMP Application Audit

no need to think so much
just wait for the outcome, it should be fine
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: During PMP exam do they provide scratch paper?
Replies: 6
Views: 960

Re: During PMP exam do they provide scratch paper?

Mark is in execution phase of the road construction project in a town which has total duration of 12 months and work effort evenly distributed. 3 months down the line during the execution phase mark realizes that there is a change in local law which demands sound proof fencing of the road passing n...
by manishpn
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: SV% & CV%
Replies: 5
Views: 860

Re: SV% & CV%

not sure if i didn't understand your answer or you didn't understand my question :-) i am asking for CV and SV percentage formulas not CPI/SPI formulas. if you see the izen mocks, you will find lot of question on CV/SV percentage calculations SV% = SV/PV or (EV-PV)/ PV. CV % = CV/EV or (EV-AC)/EV
by manishpn
Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:01 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PMP - Jan 24 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 879

Re: Passed PMP - Jan 24 2018

congratulations ans thanks for choosing Izenbridge.

your experience will help other aspirants to prepare
by manishpn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Stakeholder and decision making
Replies: 5
Views: 985

Re: Stakeholder and decision making

if not A which option makes sense? B and C are ruled out. D, could be an option if PM was not sure what has to be done, PM is sure that these requirements will raise project risk to an unacceptable level so how can team help In such scenarios elimination technique is the way to choose to option. Eve...
by manishpn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: work around and fallback is confusing me :-(
Replies: 1
Views: 715

Re: work around and fallback is confusing me :-(

I replied to you other post hope that should clarify
we have discussed this in several other threads you may want to search then in forum

Fallback: is used if your contingency plan fails or is not effective
Workaround is for un identfied risks
by manishpn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Risk trigger is identified during which process?
Replies: 1
Views: 569

Re: Risk trigger is identified during which process?

yes its identified in both the processes
by manishpn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: risk response/contingency plan/workaround/fallback
Replies: 1
Views: 596

Re: risk response/contingency plan/workaround/fallback

Manish Sir, i have illustrated my understanding below, please confirm if i am good here. Scenario: i am managing a event and calling 10 speakers from all over globe all have accepted the invitation . risk: looking at lesson learnt from previous events ,atleast one speaker may turn up only on last d...
by manishpn
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates
Replies: 5
Views: 869

Re: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates

i got another or may be same query on same line while re-visiting risk management area: i interpret that PMBOK ITTO table assumes that when we are doing risk management at first then scope baseline is ready but no other baselines are ready yet. There is no prescribed sequence however it makes sense...
by manishpn
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Procurement Management
Replies: 1
Views: 581

Re: Procurement Management

it is he maximum price that the buyer will pay for the contract (product or service)

if you want to know the details you can read Rita
by manishpn
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates
Replies: 5
Views: 869

Re: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates

No issues I will reply when I have time.

Apologies or delays in response
by manishpn
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: reserve analysis as a tool for control cost but not for control schedule
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: reserve analysis as a tool for control cost but not for control schedule

it is indirectly covered in 6.7.2.1
based on CCM or CPM the buffer (reserve) will be different.
in CPM we focus on activities on critical path for its completion etc
in CCM we focus on project buffer.
by manishpn
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Manish sir any expert advice here---PMBOK 5th edition---page no 417 onwards
Replies: 1
Views: 462

Re: Manish sir any expert advice here---PMBOK 5th edition---page no 417 onwards

if you have time cover entire PMBOK
although Appendix 1 is mainly about the changes in PMBOK 5 so you are ideally not missing anything
by manishpn
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: not able to upload an excel file
Replies: 1
Views: 435

Re: not able to upload an excel file

you can take a picture and upload
by manishpn
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates
Replies: 5
Views: 869

Re: Manish sir pls help--CR versus project document updates

many processes have output as CR, mostly control and execution processes and only one from planning (plan Procurement mngmt). CR ultimately leads to Project management plan (relevant subsidiary plan) update. ideally this way... Process-->Raise CR--> Perform Integrated Change control --> Approved CR...
by manishpn
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Project Stakeholders
Replies: 1
Views: 461

Re: Project Stakeholders

in the introduction video of stakeholder management, saket refers people surrounding Project team as stakeholders like customer, sponsor,functional manager etc.. so with that logic Project team will include (from IT industry prospective) poeple like developers, testers, architects etc. now in anoth...
by manishpn
Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Ohhhh.....Yesssss........ 1st Success story of 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 737

Re: Ohhhh.....Yesssss........ 1st Success story of 2018

congratulations, and happy you cleared it

do share your journey when you have time
by manishpn
Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: My 2 Cents to all aspirants
Replies: 1
Views: 579

Re: My 2 Cents to all aspirants

congratulations and thanks for sharing your experience
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Risk Ranking,Rating,Score,Exposure are all same?
Replies: 3
Views: 528

Re: Risk Ranking,Rating,Score,Exposure are all same?

risk exposure is usually calculated at project /program/portfolio/organization level it basically calculating overall potential LOSS if all the given risks in project occurs To calculate risk exposure, variables are determined to calculate the probability of the risk occurring. These are then multip...
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Project & product life cycle
Replies: 1
Views: 315

Re: Project & product life cycle

its explained well in Sakets videos go through them and let us know specific doubts
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: “Above Target” in all 5 domains PMP®
Replies: 6
Views: 1572

Re: “Above Target” in all 5 domains PMP®

Congratulations Sachin
wish you success in your career
thanks for choosing izenbridge
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Another PMP Success Story..... 26 Dec 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 854

Re: Another PMP Success Story..... 26 Dec 2017

congratulations
success well deserved and thank you for choosing izenbridge
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Make or buy decisions subset of Procurement SOW?
Replies: 3
Views: 507

Re: Make or buy decisions subset of Procurement SOW?

Thanks for responding Manish Sir. is not scope of work defined in Procurement SOW is actually based on BUY of "Make or buy decision" ? yes it is based on what is needed to BUY by project however contract SOW is a legal document , besides what is the scope obligation of both parties for th...
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Risk Ranking,Rating,Score,Exposure are all same?
Replies: 3
Views: 528

Re: Risk Ranking,Rating,Score,Exposure are all same?

are these terms all same: Risk Ranking,Rating,Score,Exposure? they are different risk score is numerical score based in probability and impact risk rating is in bands like medium, high low this is again based on score for example a risk factor of 0-20 is low risk, 21-70 is medium and 71-100 is high...
by manishpn
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question on NPV
Replies: 4
Views: 1735

Re: Question on NPV

Present value, also called "discounted value," is the current worth of a future sum of money or stream of cash flow given a specified rate of return NPV is the difference in present value of income and cost since no cost information if provided NPV = PV which is already provided, no maths ...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: WHY Change request is o/p of planning as well as Conduct Procurement
Replies: 1
Views: 341

Re: WHY Change request is o/p of planning as well as Conduct Procurement

1. Assume My projects scope is wbs having elements "ABC" & "XYZ" 2. i plan to do procurement for my project. decided that "XYZ" WBS element will be bought (make or buy decision) from outside this step generated change request 3. now i start my conduct procurement w...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Difference between Source selection criteria & perform evaluation
Replies: 1
Views: 410

Re: Difference between Source selection criteria & perform evaluation

while source selection criteria is o/p of plan procurement management and proposal evaluation is tool and technique for seller's proposal evaluation... proposal evaluation is going to be completely based on source selection criteria? goal of proposal evaluation is to have point to point criteria me...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Make or buy decisions subset of Procurement SOW?
Replies: 3
Views: 507

Re: Make or buy decisions subset of Procurement SOW?

no make or buy decision is taken by Project if it wants to procure or not
Procurement SOW is the contract which defines the scope of work for seller and also all other legal terms and conditions
by manishpn
Mon Dec 25, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: submitted PMP application 5 days ago, no response yet
Replies: 6
Views: 1013

Re: submitted PMP application 5 days ago, no response yet

its holiday season, give them some time, you need not worry
by manishpn
Mon Dec 25, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Discretionary dependencies
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: Discretionary dependencies

try to make an attempt
by manishpn
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:31 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Oh wow -Such a Relaxing Feeling !!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1337

Re: Oh wow -Such a Relaxing Feeling !!!!!

congratulations and hope PMP credentials helps your case

thanks for choosing izenbridge
by manishpn
Sat Dec 23, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Cracked PMP
Replies: 5
Views: 1166

Re: Cracked PMP

congratulations and wish you all the best in your career

thanks for choosing izenbridge
by manishpn
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Tricky Question
Replies: 10
Views: 1510

Re: Tricky Question

asking resources to work over time ( on a continuous basis) is against PMI ethics

now think what could be the option
by manishpn
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #4 : analytical techniques evaluates investment
Replies: 2
Views: 834

Re: Question #4 : analytical techniques evaluates investment

this is simple,

why dont you attempt the questions rather then just posting it
getting a ready answer from me wont help you learn by mistakes and discussion
by manishpn
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #2 : contesting a dispute,
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: Question #2 : contesting a dispute,

refer to 12.3.3.2
by manishpn
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Question #1 political unrest in the vendor's location
Replies: 2
Views: 634

Re: Question #1 political unrest in the vendor's location

i would recommend that you make an attempt and then we can discuss
by manishpn
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Explanation of All Tools and Techniques used by all Process Groups
Replies: 3
Views: 501

Re: Explanation of All Tools and Techniques used by all Process Groups

these are covered in individual knowledge area wise process
we do not have one video covering all T and T
by manishpn
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Risk Response - Q1
Replies: 4
Views: 814

Re: Risk Response - Q1

by manishpn
Sun Dec 17, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Izenbridge ( dynamic) Question on change control
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Re: Izenbridge ( dynamic) Question on change control

we do not monitor approved changes in control quality

thanks for pointing that out needs to be rectified
by manishpn
Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Procurement Negotiation
Replies: 1
Views: 333

Re: Procurement Negotiation

I can explain but this is more in details of procurement and the option is not entirely correct but from the give choices that is the best option.

I recommend you dont need to understand this for pmp exam
by manishpn
Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Izenbridge ( dynamic) Question on change control
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Re: Izenbridge ( dynamic) Question on change control

need to know full question before i comment
have asked admin to share
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Schedule variance
Replies: 3
Views: 534

Re: Schedule variance

yes i would agree with option #C
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:13 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Critical path methods
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Re: Critical path methods

does not matter which method you use.
i prefer 0

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