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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…

Qualifying for Taking the PMP Exam

PMP Exam Qualifications Do you want to get your PMP® certification to take your project management career to the next level? You need to take and pass the PMP exam. And, to be totally prepared to pass the PMP, consider RMC’s time-tested and proven training materials.  However, before you can even sign up to take this exam, you need to meet certain qualifications. Below is a short guide to the qualifications that need to be met before you can take the PMP® exam and get your certification.  Eligibility To qualify to take the PMP® Exam, you must have a secondary degree, along with 36 months of leading and directing projects, and 35 hours of project management education.  Alternatively, you can show that you have a four-year degree, along with 60 months of leading and directing projects, or a current CAPM Certification, and 35 hours of project management education. You also…

PMP® Exam Change 2021

PMP® Exam Changes for 2021 Now is the time to get your PMP certification.  PMI® has announced that the PMP certification exam will change on January 2, 2021. This announcement gives you time to get your application submitted and to prepare to take the exam before the exam changes.  Stay current on the latest PMP exam information. PMP 2021 Exam Content Outline – What’s New? The exam change is prompted by the June 2019 release of a new PMP Exam Content Outline. The Exam Content Outline provides a basic description of the number of questions that will be on the PMP exam.  It also includes the number of domains and the percentage of questions within each domain. A significant difference for the new exam is a change from five performance domains to just three domains. Those domains will include People, making up 42% of questions, Process with 50% of questions,…

Today’s Project Manager: 9 Tips For Effective Project Management in 2020

9 Tips For Effective Project Management Is trying to manage your ever-changing project management plan keeping you awake at night? Does defining your requirements feel like trying to wrestle an angry octopus into a string bag? Do you feel torn between allowing your customers and team to be agile while simultaneously creating defendable schedules, estimates, and scope definitions for your sponsors? Fear not. While the struggle is real, so are the solutions. Teams have been grappling with project requirements in flux, high rates of change, and demands for detailed plans for years. We can steal their best strategies and avoid common mistakes. Let’s explore 9 project management planning tips for taming wild projects without stifling agile teams or mumbling when asked about the project management plan. 1. Take a Customer-Centric Approach Relentlessly focusing on customer needs and wants is the way to win them over. Showing genuine care for…

5 Tips for Success in the New World of Project Management

5 Project Management Tips Do you wonder how to stay current in your project management skills? Is your industry evolving so quickly that one day you as project manager may become obsolete?  With the rise of AI, agile, and empowered teams, is the role of project manager even needed anymore? Maybe, but not for the reasons you might expect. As we enter a new decade, it’s an excellent time to reflect on how project management has changed and where it is going in the future. Professional project managers need to stay current and adapt to change and add new skill sets to thrive. We all want to remain valuable to our organizations and teams.  Here are five tips for project management success. 1. Focus Wisely You might be expecting to hear about the usual list of topics: big data, IoT, and artificial intelligence. These are undoubtedly happening, but project managers…

What to Expect from Your RMC PMP Exam Prep Course

RMC PMP Exam Prep Course When you’re ready to become a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), RMC will be there to help you with our proven PMP course. What’s it all about? Well, it’s geared towards preparing you for the challenging PMP certification exam so you can pass it on your first try.  What should you expect from this course?  The Goal of RMC’s PMP Exam Course Our PMP course is an accelerated program that’s packed with engaging material. It will allow you to prepare for the 200-question PMP exam that takes four hours to complete. We won’t lie, this is definitely an intense test, but we take a lot of the stress out of it. How do we do that? By showing you exactly what you need to internalize in order to answer the multiple-choice questions with greater ease. It’s that simple. Thanks to expert instruction and high-quality materials,…

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