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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: 652

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: 602

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: 1440

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: 692

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: 909

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: 712

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: 815

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: 441

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: 2011

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: 1083

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: 728

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: 815

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: 2097

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: 469

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: 654

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: 728

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: 1641

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: 768

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: 1742

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: 1684

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: 2040

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: 1183

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: 536

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: 987

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: 720

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: 1054

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: 558

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: 485

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: 558

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: 742

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: 446

Re: Critical path methods

does not matter which method you use.
i prefer 0
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:10 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Contingency
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Re: Contingency

by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: WBS
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Re: WBS

The _____________ aids in creating a more detailed definition of the scope of the project and can be used to validate the work of the project. a) Scope baseline b) Work breakdown structure c) Project charter d) Alternatives identification Manish sir, I wrote the answer as Scope baseline, thinking t...
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Review meeting
Replies: 1
Views: 448

Re: Review meeting

done
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 5:00 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Work Performannce
Replies: 3
Views: 868

Re: Work Performannce

Q. You the project manager of a team in where the team is collecting datas and transform them into work performance information for the key stakeholder in biweekly basis. Which of the following does n't provide a sufficient platform to share this information with the stakeholders? A. Project File U...
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Risk ( from Simplilearn)
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Re: Risk ( from Simplilearn)

refer to fig 11-10
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Whom to contact for resource
Replies: 1
Views: 470

Re: Whom to contact for resource

this looks like balanced matrix example,
project sponsor there is no need for senior manager
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Weak Matrix
Replies: 2
Views: 529

Re: Weak Matrix

expeditor has no power to make decision while cordinator has some power
both are roles in weak matrix
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Scope statement
Replies: 1
Views: 460

Re: Scope statement

not a good quality of question which tests memorization of PMBOK
assumptions and constraints are also part of WBS dictionary
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Closing procedure
Replies: 2
Views: 581

Re: Closing procedure

Manish sir, Can you give me the step by step procedure for closing the procedure. I see questions on what comes first. I have mentioned this quiet a few times on clarification sessions and also on forum that there is no prescribed sequence in close project phase. we will have to use common sense ba...
by manishpn
Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Change control
Replies: 1
Views: 427

Re: Change control

You are a project manager for an IT company. Your project is in the final phases of execution. The project status is well within the budget and you are almost a week ahead of your schedule. During the final testing phase of the project, you realize that the performance of the product can be increas...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Schedule variance
Replies: 3
Views: 742

Re: Schedule variance

After measuring your project performance you note that your schedule variance is $75,000. What would your BEST course of action be? A: You don’t need to fast track the schedule as a positive schedule variance means you are ahead of time. B: You don’t need to crash the schedule as a positive schedul...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Change Control
Replies: 1
Views: 389

Re: Change Control

Your client has requested a change to the project and as a result you are preparing a change request according to the approved change control process that your project management methodology prescribes. A project administrator on your project asks to assist in the preparation and assessment of the ...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Critical chain and Path
Replies: 2
Views: 567

Re: Critical chain and Path

yes thats right.

what is your choice for this question
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Project Management Plan and Schedule Management Plan
Replies: 1
Views: 689

Re: Project Management Plan and Schedule Management Plan

Manish sir, I have seen questions where they ask which management plan gives us details for example regarding the scheduling of activities and defining the roles and responsibilities who is responsible for those activities. Choices 1) Project management plan 2) schedule management plan My question ...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed the PMP exam
Replies: 16
Views: 3534

Re: Passed the PMP exam

Hi All, Glad to share that I have achieved my PMP credential yesterday. IZenbrigde scores ranged from 78% -88% across the 5 mock tests. Closing was below target, Executing & M&C were Target and Initiating & Planning were Above Target. Thanks a ton to Saket for the YouTube videos. @Manis...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed the PMP exam
Replies: 16
Views: 3534

Re: Passed the PMP exam

Hi Kushal. i was confident what I did mention in last clarification session that I would not see you any more on those sessions... Congratulations, well deserved.!! Yes sir thanks for your vote of confidence. I think we can connect over the phone so that i can let you know few other things with res...
by manishpn
Thu Dec 14, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed the PMP exam
Replies: 16
Views: 3534

Re: Passed the PMP exam

Hi Kushal.

i was confident what I did mention in last clarification session that I would not see you any more on those sessions...

Congratulations, well deserved.!!
by manishpn
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: SCORDO #40
Replies: 2
Views: 637

Re: SCORDO #40

replied to that as well
by manishpn
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Scordo Q-
Replies: 6
Views: 1820

Re: Scordo Q-

May be because of the first sentence... you are managing 'software development' project. So setting up secure communication link is not something that your project staff will do, nor that it is something which is your organization's core business area. So may be, you will outsource this scope of wo...

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