Pass PMP Exam
Whenever I had discussion with a pmp aspirant, the first question that I am asked is, How To Pass PMP Exam On First Try. Let me make it clear, the pmp exam is not a rocket science. Yes ! I agree the pmp exam is a little bit tricky, but this is what people like me are for . We will teach you all the tips, tricks and techniques of the pass pmp exam on your first try, so that you are able to pass pmp exam on your first try.
In this blog post, we will try to cover some basics that you need to know to study for the exam, in order to pass pmp exam on your first try.
1: Study Smart Not Hard
There are hundred’s of articles, books, materials, forums, groups, blogs that helps achieve pmp success. But you do not need to read all the articles or books or join all the forums and follow all the blogs (except mine ).
So what I would suggest:
Do not try to memorize the pmbok guide. Let me repeat, do not memorize the pmbok, implement the pmbok in your real world, in your real projects. Try to seek and implement each pmbok process in your project, in your surroundings whether other projects tend to be happening. The pmp exam is not about memorization of the pmbok guide rather it tests your ability of implementing the pmbok processes in your project. I have written an interesting article on PMP Exam and PMBOK
Almost everyone attend the boot camp for pmp preparation. Now I have seen almost everyone coming blank to the boot camp and going back blank too. Please read PMP Boot Camp and Exam Success article to get maximum benefit from your boot camp preparation and help your self out to pass pmp exam on your first try.
4: PMI Point of View
No matter what your background of managing projects are, whether you are a seasoned professional project manager managing projects over 20+ years or new immature project manager. The key to pass pmp exam on your first try to think and answer all questions keeping in mind pmi point of view. Here is an interesting article with valuable tips What To Think When Answering On The PMI PMP and Other Exam which for sure will be very helpful.
I will try to keep this thread alive by updating it, meanwhile if you have some tips on how to pass pmp exam on first try, please do share.