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by seema.sonkiya
Mon Apr 02, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: is PMI-ACP worth?
Replies: 9
Views: 1434

Re: is PMI-ACP worth?

PMI-ACP® certification is designed for those who are in or want to move into a leadership role and for those who have been implementing Agile Values and Principles in the day to day project work. CSM is basic certificate, and PMI ACP gives you much more like: - You can decide when agile is more rele...
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Apr 02, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Unique Situation: PMI ACP Application
Replies: 2
Views: 528

Re: Unique Situation: PMI ACP Application

1. Can I use the same projects as on my PMP application? Seema: Yes 2. If not, I was working several projects at the same time (some agile, some traditional), can I use the agile projects for the eight month requirement that was was doing along with the traditional projects I was managing? Our comp...
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMI -PBA Passed on 1st Feb 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 541

Re: PMI -PBA Passed on 1st Feb 2018

Congratulations Mahesh!!
by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Queries and Tips
Topic: Elicitation in needs assessment
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Re: Elicitation in needs assessment

Yes, elicitation means drawing out of information. In Need Assessment we use elicitation to understand the problem well, and in Analysis we do to understand stakeholder requirement well.
by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: PMI-PBA ® Resources
Topic: PMI-PBA Success Stories - Video Testimonials
Replies: 4
Views: 5058

Re: PMI-PBA Success Stories - Video Testimonials

Achintya Kumar is sharing his complete experience of PMI-PBA exam journey

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: PMI-PBA ® Resources
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 413

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:12 am
Forum: Agile / PMI-ACP® Resources
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 490

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Agile / PMI-ACP® Resources
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 401

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: PMP® Resources
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 522

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:06 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 480

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:


by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!
Replies: 0
Views: 510

Video: Agile and PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition!

In this video, Saket Bansal explored Agile aspects of PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. He also covered how things are done differently for each knowledge area in Agile-based approach:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 399

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 386

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 368

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager:

by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 443

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xaA5VJehznQ
by seema.sonkiya
Thu Mar 22, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: PMP® Resources
Topic: Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)
Replies: 0
Views: 374

Video: Seven Myths of Project Manager Role! (6 March 2018)

In this video, Saket Bansal discussed PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition’s view on the role of the Project Manager:

by seema.sonkiya
Sat Mar 17, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Queries and Tips
Topic: Queries in Planning domain
Replies: 1
Views: 448

Re: Queries in Planning domain

If a Business Analysts know the detailed job and responsibilities, he will get to know in which area he needs to include to whom? Job Analysis can be used in Stakeholder Analysis. Requirement retarded activities can start as soon as project is initiated. And, what is the source of the question: &quo...
by seema.sonkiya
Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: Exam changes PMI PBA 25th June 2018 onwards
Replies: 7
Views: 1631

Re: Exam changes PMI PBA 25th June 2018 onwards

We posted Business Analysis Practice Guide because initially, PMI provided it FREE. Now it is Licensed copy with each user. ITTO is not required to memorize; You need to understand the intent of each process and what all needed to carry out that process and what has to be done to get the desired out...
by seema.sonkiya
Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Agile and Fixed Price Contract - Conflict - Cannot understand
Replies: 1
Views: 712

Re: Agile and Fixed Price Contract - Conflict - Cannot understand

Similar question we have discussed here: http://forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=7080&p=25772 Agile is a framework and comes with four values and 12 principles. Any practice which is aligned with these values and principles is Agile. Agile does not say anything about how to define mi...
by seema.sonkiya
Sat Mar 17, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: test question --- Need Explanation
Replies: 1
Views: 521

Re: test question --- Need Explanation

Series - 0, 10, 20 , 30, 50, 80 is not a linear scale. That's why this is least preferred scale. Non-leaner scale is preferred because as size increases, mean the gap should increase as we move from big to more big, the Fibonacci series serves this purpose 1,2,3,5,8,13 so after eight we get 13 ...as...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria
Replies: 7
Views: 1190

Re: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria

Also, I believe that PO/On-site customer (who represents the real customer?) should be responsible to clarify them and make them available before sprint meeting so a story can be considered 'ready' for sprint planning but on the second part of sprint planning, the team elaborate them further in ord...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria
Replies: 7
Views: 1190

Re: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria

Is it Product owner/ On-site customer, real customer or development team who writes them and execute them? Or maybe the whole team? Should they be ready for Release plan, sprint plan or just before the development of the story? The whole team collaborates but there is one person who takes the final...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria
Replies: 7
Views: 1190

Re: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria

I guess an answer could be that we are progressively elaborating them so we start identifying them once a story is created, we keep elaborating them during development phases but should be 100% ready on last responsible moment (before development). When we are doing development, it means we have a ...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria
Replies: 7
Views: 1190

Re: Confused about Acceptance test and Acceptance criteria

I am a little bit confused about Acceptance tests and acceptance criteria in terms of who writes them, who is responsible, when we should execute them and when is the last responsible moment to have them ready in an agile project (mainly for Scrum). Acceptance criteria are a condition of satisfacti...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: PMI-PBA Practitioner Guide VS New PMI Business Analysis Guide
Replies: 6
Views: 2033

Re: PMI-PBA Practitioner Guide VS New PMI Business Analysis Guide

Before 25th June, Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide is applicable and currently course is based on that.

You have experience for PMI-PBA, no doubt in it.
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: Exam changes PMI PBA 25th June 2018 onwards
Replies: 7
Views: 1631

Re: Exam changes PMI PBA 25th June 2018 onwards

I have read the new guide, and yes it is true that there are not many changes. The book introduced in ITTO form and concepts are explained in details. We will update the course. If you are preparing currently, then you will just need to understand ITTO concepts and which we will take few days to fil...
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: SWOT Analysis OR SWOT Diagram
Replies: 1
Views: 440

Re: SWOT Analysis OR SWOT Diagram

Yes, when we do SWOT analysis, we brainstorm for all four parameters at one place to see how these are affecting with each other.
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PBA on 6th March 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 857

Re: Passed PBA on 6th March 2018

Congratulations Nitinn and it is encouraging that you found value in our course!!
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: PMI-PBA® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PBA on 6th March 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 857

Re: Passed PBA on 6th March 2018

Congratulations Nitinn and it is encouraging that you found value in our course!!
by seema.sonkiya
Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Cleared PMP on 06.03.2018
Replies: 1
Views: 552

Re: Cleared PMP on 06.03.2018

Congratulations!!
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Mar 06, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: PMI-PBA® Queries and Tips
Topic: Models Relationship to requirements
Replies: 3
Views: 754

Re: Models Relationship to requirements

Let's discuss this during clarification session.
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: MMF VS Walking skeleton
Replies: 2
Views: 574

Re: MMF VS Walking skeleton

Both are not same. Walking Skeleton is seen in User Story Map. The user story map shows user stories along the horizontal axis in rough order of priority. The vertical axis shows the implementation order. A Walking Skeleton shows the usable version of the solution for the end to end function. MMF is...
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: Passed PMI-ACP exam on 26th Feb 2018- Thank you iZenbridge
Replies: 5
Views: 1378

Re: Passed PMI-ACP exam on 26th Feb 2018- Thank you iZenbridge

Congratulations again Abhijit!! Thanks for sharing such an insightful exam preparation journey !!
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Feb 27, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Sprint Panning - Splitting a Story ?
Replies: 1
Views: 547

Re: Sprint Panning - Splitting a Story ?

It should be an exception!! The goal of the first part of sprint planning meeting is a collaboration to understand what team can pick for the next sprint from the top of the product backlog. And if any clarification is needed, PO is there to answer. Prioritized and groomed product backlog is an inpu...
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Chapter 12 - Retrospectives - Quiz question
Replies: 1
Views: 504

Re: Chapter 12 - Retrospectives - Quiz question

Please refer following thread for the answer:
viewtopic.php?f=15&t=5982
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Chapter 5 - Kanban - questions
Replies: 3
Views: 729

Re: Chapter 5 - Kanban - questions

Throughput is the measure of work that has been completed in a given time period (e.g. week, month, quarter). It is not the time it takes to complete the workflow, it is measure of work completion. In Scrum, we can say, it is the number of stories that can be completed (meet DoD criteria) in a timeb...
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Questions about Our classes, Online Classes, Webinars, Booking, Payment etc.
Topic: Timing of PMI-ACP Application process
Replies: 2
Views: 7891

Re: Timing of PMI-ACP Application process

We recommend at least one round of course, before stray filling the application. You can start filling the application in a week.
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Final acceptance and signed off of the of Deliverables
Replies: 1
Views: 507

Final acceptance and signed off of the of Deliverables

Got following question:

Final acceptance and signed off of the of Deliverables handed over by the contractor to the customer happens in Control Procurement or Close Procurement phase ?
by seema.sonkiya
Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: PMI-PBA Open Forum
Topic: Need help in filling PMI PBA exam application
Replies: 7
Views: 2799

Re: Need help in filling PMI PBA exam application

I understand your point. Many things we can avoid in project description: Avoid writing words which don't add value and eat space unnecessarily space. Like I was Involved....My responsibilities are....I was involved in each phase of the project…. ,and any description which is not understandable who ...
by seema.sonkiya
Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Velocity
Replies: 3
Views: 923

Re: Velocity

A. Velocity is not accurate if there are meetings cut into development time. Seema: Velocity is designed based on how much team can deliver in an iterations. This capacity takes into account for all possible meeting times. B. Velocity measurement are disrupted if some project resources are part-time...
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Lead Time vs Cycle Time
Replies: 1
Views: 551

Re: Lead Time vs Cycle Time

Check the following thread: viewtopic.php?f=7&t=4779&p=17954

The answer to the question is: Lead time is the amount of time it takes for a feature to move from inception to completion.

After referring above thread, I hope reason will be clear.
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Levels of Conflict
Replies: 1
Views: 559

Re: Levels of Conflict

It is available in chapter 18 "Soft Skills"
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: Change requests - 1
Replies: 1
Views: 520

Re: Change requests - 1

What is the source of this question?

Options are poorly designed.
by seema.sonkiya
Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:50 am
Forum: PMI-ACP® Open Forum
Topic: My Scores
Replies: 1
Views: 534

Re: My Scores

Apart from filling the gaps, exploring all the threads of forum of PMI-ACP is good idea. It will help you!!

I did not get your following query
What way retake of the exam helps? What are the risks in retaking?
by seema.sonkiya
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMP acheived - 12.02.2018
Replies: 1
Views: 871

Re: PMP acheived - 12.02.2018

Congratulations Kaushik and thanks for sharing your exam preparation journey!!

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