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What Is the Difference Between PMP and PgMP?

The main difference between the PMP and the PgMP is that the former is aimed a Project Managers, and that the latter is aimed at Program Managers.

Are You Penalized for Wrong Answers on the PMP Exam?

The answer is No. Examinees are not penalized for wrong answers on the PMP exam.

What Is the Difference Between the PMP Credential and the PRINCE2 Accreditation?

Following is a list of differences between the PMP Credential and and the PRINCE2 accreditation: PMP stands for Project Management Professional, PRINCE2 stands for PRojects IN Controlled Environment 2. The PMP started in 1984, PRINCE2 (as an accreditation) started in 1996. Prince2 is dominant in England (where it originated), a lot of countries in Western […]

How Will the PMP Certification Affect My Salary?

Two common questions that Project Managers usually ask before applying for a PMP Certification are: What is the current demand for PMP? How will the PMP affect my current salary? While the first question was answered in a previous article, the short answer for the second is that the PMP effect on the salary can […]

How Big Is the Demand for PMP?

The demand for PMP is big and increasing since the demand for Project Management is exponentially increasing and the reputation of PMI (organization issuing the PMP) is excellent.

What Is the PMP Eligibility Criteria?

The PMP Eligibility Criteria 4,500 hours of Project Management experience for people with Bachelor’s degree and 7,500 hours for people with High School Diploma. All applicants must also have 35 contact hours of formal Project Management experience.

What Is the PMP Passing Score?

There is a huge confusion about the PMP Passing Score, some people believe that answering just 60% is the PMP passing score, others believe that PMI does not seem to follow an orthodox way of scoring PMP exams and the passing criteria is not constant, some believe that scoring Below Proficient in any area (domain) […]

How to Earn PDUs for Free?

Earning free PDUs can be done by reading some PM material, working as a Project Manager, and writing some Project Management papers.

How Can I Get 35 Contact Hours for My PMP Application?

You can gather 35 contact hours by completing a Project Management course at a university, taking a Project Management training in-house, or taking a distance learning PM course.