PgMP Program Management Professional All-in-One Exam Guide / Edition 1

PgMP Program Management Professional All-in-One Exam Guide / Edition 1

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by Joseph Phillips
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071549277

ISBN-13: 9780071549271

Pub. Date: 09/25/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Complete coverage of all the material on the PgMP certification exam

Get full coverage of all the material included on the PgMP Program Management Professional exam inside this comprehensive resource. Written by industry expert, trainer, and project management consultant Joseph Phillips, this definitive exam guide covers all three phases of the

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Complete coverage of all the material on the PgMP certification exam

Get full coverage of all the material included on the PgMP Program Management Professional exam inside this comprehensive resource. Written by industry expert, trainer, and project management consultant Joseph Phillips, this definitive exam guide covers all three phases of the credential process--the PMI staff review, the multiple-choice exam, and the Multi-rater Assessment--focusing on how to pass the rigorous PgMP exam. Detailed and authoritative, this book serves as both a complete certification study guide and an essential on-the-job reference.

Get full details on all exam topics, including:

  • The Project Management Institute's program management standards
  • Benefits and stakeholder management
  • Life cycle themes and process groups
  • Understanding the relationship between programs and projects
  • Managing projects
  • Program and team initiation
  • Planning for program resources, scope, schedule, budget, procurement, and risk
  • Program execution, quality assurance, team development, and vendor interaction
  • Monitoring and controlling the program
  • Closing the program

The CD-ROM features:

  • Two full PgMP practice exams
  • Video training
  • Score tracker Excel spreadsheet
  • Complete electronic book

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071549271
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
09/25/2008
Pages:
431
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Program Management Framework

Chapter 1. Earning the Program Management Professional (PgMP) Certification

Chapter 2. Defining Program Management

Chapter 3. Introducing the Program Life Cycle

Part II: Program Management Process

Chapter 4. Exploring Program Management

Chapter 5. Initiating the Program

Chapter 6. Working with Planning Processes

Chapter 7. Executing the Program

Chapter 8. Monitoring and Controlling the Program

Chapter 9. Closing the Program

Part III: Managing Projects and Programs

Chapter 10. Program Knowledge Areas

Chapter 11. Programs and Projects

Part IV: Appendixes

Appendix A. Understanding the Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct

Appendix B. Program and Project Documents

Appendix C. PgMP Exam Passing Advice

Appendix D. About the CD-ROM

Glossary: Glossary of Key Terms

Index

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PgMP Program Management Professional All-in-One Exam Guide 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
ReliableSource More than 1 year ago
I have yet to take a deep dive into the book, but I found the book to be an good overall value. It has an included CD and has a pretty comprehensive coverage of the course material.