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closing phase pmp
Closing Process Group “The Closing Process Group consists of those processes performed to conclude all activities across all Project Management Process Groups to formally complete the project, phase, or contractual obligations.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The closing process group has 2 […]

Closing Process Group


monitoring and controlling phase pmp 1
Monitoring and Controlling Process Group “The Monitoring and Controlling Process Group consists of those processes required to track, review, and orchestrate the progress and performance of a project; identify any areas in which changes to the plan are required; and initiate the corresponding changes.” – A Guide to the Project Management […]

PMP Monitoring and Controlling Process Group


executing phase pmp
PMP Executing Process Group “The Executing Process Group consists of those processes performed to complete the work defined in the project management plan to satisfy the project specifications.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The executing process group has 8 processes: Direct & […]

PMP Executing Process Group



planning phase pmp
PMP Planning Process Group “The Planning Process Group consists of those processes performed to establish the total scope of the effort, define and refine objectives, and develop the course of action required to attain those objectives.”  – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The […]

PMP Planning Process Group


initiation phase pmp
PMP Initiation Process Group “The Initiating Process Group consists of those processes performed to define a new project or a new phase of an existing project by obtaining authorization to start the project or phase.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The initiation […]

PMP Initiation Process Group


pdu categories
PDU Categories Explained A PDU is defined by the PMI as a measuring unit for structural learning in Project Management. One PDU is earned per one hour spent in structured learning activity. There are 6 categories of PDUs…. Category Description A Activities offered by PMI R.E.P.s, chapters, or communities B […]

PDU Categories



pmi talent triangle
PMI® Talent Triangle As of 1st December 2015 Education PDUs have been given more importance to help improve technical, leadership and business skills of PMI project managers. These 3 skill areas make up the PMI talent triangle which Education PDUs need to work towards improving in project managers. This is […]

PMI Talent Triangle


  What is a PMP® PDUs? A PMP PDU is a personal development unit collected by project management professionals (PMP: If you don’t know what a PMP is please read this article now). PMPs need to collect PDUs to renew their certification. One PDU is earned per one hour spent in […]

PMP PDUs Explained