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How to Study for the PMP® Exam: Best Study Tips to Help You Prepare

Are you excited to take the next step in your project management journey by getting your PMP® certification? Then it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll prepare to pass the PMP exam with flying colors. The PMP exam can be a real challenge if you don’t properly prep for it. You’ll have four hours to finish the test, which consists of 200 multiple-choice questions. It’s a lot, so please don’t take it lightly! Below, we’ve compiled a few handy study tips that you can use, along with some advice on how RMC can assist you when getting ready for this exam so you can pass it on your first try. Use the Right Resources There are many resources that you can use to learn about the topics covered on the PMP exam. Selecting the right resources can make all the difference. PMI publishes A Guide to the Project Management…

Better Project Manager? Embrace Disruptive Technologies

Disruptive Technology Helps You Be a Better PM Sometimes technological innovations can feel more troublesome than beneficial, especially where adoption of these innovations has a steep learning curve and requires changes in company policies and procedures.  The truth is that disruptive technologies often help you do your job better as a project manager. In fact, embracing these changes and allowing yourself and your team to evolve might be the best way to navigate what would otherwise be a stressful situation. Disruptive technologies can allow you to automate basic tasks.  It can also save time, and help you become more efficient. Businesses that adopt new technology are much more likely to succeed. AI, Cloud Solutions, and IoT There are many disruptive technologies. Three of them stand out as those that can have the greatest impact on an organization. They can give you a competitive advantage while helping you meet your goals.…

CAPM® vs PMP® Certifications: Which is Best for You?

CAPM® or PMP® : Which Certification is Best for You? When you’re ready to enter the field of project management or enhance your skills if you’ve already established a career as a project manager, there are certifications, like the CAPM® and PMP® from the Project Management Institute (PMI), that you can pursue.  RMC is here to help you learn what it takes to pass your certification exams on your first try. PMI offers two options; the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® or the Project Management Professional (PMP)®? We break down these popular certifications so you can figure out which path is the right one to pursue to improve your skills, differentiate yourself from the competition, and land the job you want. What Are the Benefits of CAPM® Certification? Getting your CAPM® certification is a great path to take if you want to build your skills to consider a career…

PMP Exam Virtual Classes | RMC Learning Solutions

Study for the PMP Exam with RMC’s Live Virtual Course RMC’s live instructor-led virtual PMP course will help prepare for the PMP® exam so you can leverage your knowledge and experience to advance your career. Our virtual class is a great option to study for the latest edition of the PMP exam.  You can prep from the comfort of your home. And, there is no need to travel to participate.  Rest assured,  our live virtual class is an excellent way to learn while you practice social distancing. Taking this course will help you fulfill your 35 hours of project management education as part of the PMP application process. Rita’s Way: Make the Most of Your PMP Exam Prep RMC’s pioneering prep approach works because we interpret difficult project management concepts so it’s easier to understand and faster to learn. We help you identify your knowledge gaps to focus your…

New Webinar for Project Management Professionals | RMC Learning Solutions

NEW Webinar – Three Ways to Lead with Emotional Intelligence Emotional Intelligence (EI) is our ability to identify and control our emotions to achieve positive outcomes in leadership. Project managers with high EI are better equipped to deal with, handle and resolve conflict and change. This popular webinar is great for project managers, team members, vendors, stakeholders, and sponsors. Join us for this FREE 1-hour webinar on Tuesday, November 24th, 2020. We will cover: The value proposition of EI Benefits of implementing EI Three ways to lead with EI Your questions answered throughout the broadcast Topic: Three Ways to Lead with Emotional Intelligence Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM Central Time Reserve Your Seat Today! This webinar is eligible for 1 PDU (instructions for redeeming the PDU will be emailed within 1 week after the webinar). Latest RMC Webinars for Project Managers RMC Learning Solutions offers timely…

Should I Take the PMP® Exam in 2020 or Wait Until 2021?

Taking the PMP® Exam in 2020 or 2021? As you know, PMI is changing the PMP Exam as of January 2, 2021.  We know you are trying to figure out which option is best for you in the time that remains — or if you have already made your decision — to help shake off any worries you may have on your journey to certification. Why Take the Current PMP Exam in 2020? If you have the qualifications to sit for the exam now, why wait?  If you are confident in your preparation, you should leverage your knowledge and take it now.  You can schedule to take the exam online or in person.  However, if you are not ready or struggling to achieve your goal before the exam changes in January, but still want to take the exam before it changes, consider a virtual class with an experienced instructor. You…

Taking the PMP® Exam Online Versus Test In Person

Taking the PMP® Exam Online or In Person You’ve made the decision to take the PMP exam. Now you need to consider whether to take the test online or in person. Understanding the pros and the cons of each option will help you select which is best for you. As you consider your course of action, let’s start by describing what it looks like to take the PMP exam online. What Does Online Proctoring Really Mean? Taking the test online is a relatively new option. You should become familiar with how an online exam is executed. To take the PMP exam online, you need a quiet, private space. You should plan on having NO interruptions from colleagues, family, or pets. No one is allowed in the room while you are taking your online test. The proctor will invalidate your exam if you are moving around or there is a lot of noise…

The 2021 PMP Exam

PMP Exam Change 2021 PMI® will launch the new PMP exam on January 2, 2021. We have been working diligently to update Rita Mulcahy’s PMP® Exam Prep System and Exam Prep Courses to align with the new exam. What have we done? RMC has analyzed the 2020 Exam Content Outline, attended seminars, engaged with leaders in the project management field.  Using this research, we have made vital updates to Rita Mulcahy’s PMP® Exam Prep System and Exam Prep Courses. You Can Pass the PMP Exam — RMC has You Covered RMC provides the most effective and innovative project management training available. Using Accelerated Learning Theory, we focus on teaching valuable, real-world skills and practical techniques to help our students learn more in less time. Rita Mulcahy started RMC with the modest idea of helping people pass the PMP exam. Her best-selling book, PMP® Exam Prep, set an industry standard for…

Why Take the PMP Exam?

The PMP Exam – Why Take It? Why take the PMP exam? This is a common question many people ask as they weigh the pros and cons of the PMP® exam. What is the purpose, what will it do for you, and is it worth it? There’s no doubt that preparing to take the PMP® exam is a journey. And, if you let it, this journey can help you enhance your project management capabilities.  As you prepare for this exam, you will improve your project management skills. The opportunity to expand your knowledge is one of the best reasons to get your PMP® certification. Understanding is the Key to Passing the PMP Exam The PMP® exam is an international exam designed to prove your knowledge and experience in applying the art and science of project management. It focuses on situations you might encounter in the real world, rather than just…

Is Your Lack of Risk Management Hurting You?

Risk management is, essentially, the process by which you identify and analyze the various risks that are associated with any project, no matter how large or small. This is important because it gives you the chance, during the planning process, to figure out what risks might end up affecting your project. That way, you can take steps to avoid those potential risks becoming a real problem. And, if those risks do become reality, you can immediately take action.

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