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by saket
Tue Jul 20, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 23rd July 7 PM IST
Replies: 0
Views: 35

Questions for Me (Saket), till 23rd July 7 PM IST

Lets collect some questions for this week. i see many are already certified and questions are less now.
by saket
Fri Jul 16, 2021 3:07 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 16th July 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 16th July 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

No Critical Path Method for Adaptive Life Cycle, always look for CPM in adaptive as wrong option in question. Why? because in adaptive we do not breakdown the work in activities and since we do not we can not identify dependencies and duration, dependency and duration is critical for CPM. Someone ma...
by saket
Tue Jul 13, 2021 3:17 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: In the acquire resource process why does the EEF and OPA gets updated?
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Re: In the acquire resource process why does the EEF and OPA gets updated?

Let us understand the context of this process and at the same time do not worry about exact inputs and outputs but just get an understanding of it. The EEF in the discussion here is, people you have in the company and their skills. Your staff is your Enterprise factor since that limits your choices ...
by saket
Sat Jul 10, 2021 2:29 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 16th July 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Questions for Me (Saket), till 16th July 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Any topic where you need my assistance.

The Multiple Choice Questions can be posed in PMP Exam Prep Question area : viewforum.php?f=11
by saket
Sat Jul 10, 2021 2:26 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19767 KritiRai wrote: > Hello Saket, > > Could you please help me in understanding the below query: > A worldwide product launch will likely be delayed by the lengthy analysis > needed to assess the impact of new European Union (EU) regulations. ...
by saket
Sat Jul 10, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

Here is your Answer: https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19766 KritiRai wrote: > Hi Saket, > > Please help in understanding the below: > An emergency vaccine roll-out project should deploy vaccination centers as > soon as pre-vetted locations are booked. Fast-changing factors such ...
by saket
Sat Jul 10, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

Here is my response : https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19765 KritiRai wrote: > Hi Saket, i dont understand the below question, please help > > A hybrid municipal waste management project combines many brief > administrative tasks with small-scale public works. An agile track mak...
by saket
Wed Jul 07, 2021 6:18 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

I have not seen Change Register as a term, I can't find it in PMBOK 6 or PMBOK 7 :-) , in general if you see it in some question I may treat it as wrong option or as a substitute to change log. KritiRai wrote: > Hi Saket, > > Could you please help me understand the difference between a change log an...
by saket
Wed Jul 07, 2021 6:15 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

I call it glossary question, which mean checking how well you understand a definition of term, do not worry much about such questions. "Performance Reviews. A technique that is used to measure, compare, and analyze actual performance of work in progress on the project against the baseline. " - PMBOK...
by saket
Sun Jul 04, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: questions out f ECO
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: questions out f ECO

Looks like faulty question. since none of the option help in making decision.
by saket
Sun Jul 04, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Agile Project management questions
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Agile Project management questions

What is the source of the question?

I recommend not to get confuse with open ended questions since a small question can not tell you what all is needed to give a solution or approach, there can be multiple ways of solving the problem, we need to see the options to find the best.
by saket
Wed Jun 30, 2021 6:10 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Does the PM ask self organizing team? or tells them?
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: Does the PM ask self organizing team? or tells them?

Checking this video might be useful:
by saket
Wed Jun 30, 2021 1:32 am
Forum: PMP® Open Forum
Topic: Does the PM ask self organizing team? or tells them?
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: Does the PM ask self organizing team? or tells them?

The idea of self-organizing team is , team, identify their own tasks and do it. So in a way we can say team doing by themselves Identify Activity, Identify activity resources, identify dependency and scheduling, so this all team can do in Sprint Planning Meeting. Once this is done, the team monitor ...
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Contingency Reserves can be added at activity level , WBS level and also at project level. So if activity is uncertain you add some reserve, all get summed up at WBS level, the WBS level also you may see some need so you add at WBS level and later if you see you have many risks at project level , yo...
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

In general we do not go for fix price contract in agile. if done it is liked fixed price and duration and keeps the scope open, so its like I give you 10 people for six months in fix amount. KritiRai wrote: > Hi Saket, > > Do we have fixed price contracts for agile/adaptive lifecyle projects, > sinc...
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Raised new thread for next week, closing this one.
New one : viewtopic.php?f=10&t=19743
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Questions for Me (Saket), till 9th July 2021 7 PM IST

This week thread for discussions .
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Raising Change request before or after Analysis
Replies: 5
Views: 235

Re: Raising Change request before or after Analysis

I agree with your flow. and I also believe the Impact analysis happens after raising the change request. Here I repeat my previous reply, and in general, Step 4 is called Impact Analysis and it is happening after INITIATING the Change Request, I avoid using the word raised since I am not sure raised...
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 2:45 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Videos based on this week interactions :

WBS Vs User Story
https://youtu.be/7oqdYgnPMSQ

Change Management / Change Request and Agile
https://youtu.be/3wzZ88jOTlI
by saket
Fri Jun 25, 2021 2:43 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Risk Management Plan should help in identifying What is the process of identifying the area where management reserve is needed like which factors may lead to the identification of management reserve? Say Political Stability, Exchange rate fluctuations can be the area where we need to think of manage...
by saket
Thu Jun 24, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Raising Change request before or after Analysis
Replies: 5
Views: 235

Re: Raising Change request before or after Analysis

Its little complicated to answer , may check the conversation as well which we did on Lesson 3 when this topic popped up. "Once the change is identified, whether the project manager needs to perform impact analysis first & then raise change request OR raise change request first & then do Impact anal...
by saket
Thu Jun 24, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

It is saying that it includes the process of identification and estimation (How) of Management Reserve not management reserve itself. vandu80K wrote: > here is the reference , copied directly from the .pdf file > PMI® Authorized PMP® Exam Prep | 149 > > Risk Management Plan > Plan Component : Descri...
by saket
Wed Jun 23, 2021 6:27 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

I agree that Risk Management Plan does not have information related to management reserve, in general by when you prepare Risk Management Plan you do not have information related to Management Reserves. In my understanding, none of the project documents has details related to Management Reserve. Wha...
by saket
Tue Jun 22, 2021 6:46 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

This is a glossary question, which mean definition question, the control is dealing with the correctness of product output where manage takes care of other quality issues 8.2 Manage Quality—The process of translating the quality management plan into executable quality activities that incorporate the...
by saket
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:17 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

What is the source of the question, since it needs fixing. It does not have the right option. This is a change in EEF and has to be identified as EEF only. If we have to select from these options only, than Issue Log is the closest During a risk review meeting, the project manager learns that a new ...
by saket
Sun Jun 20, 2021 1:46 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Anything which must be followed is EEF and something which is recommended but you can ignore is OPA. So if an organization asks you to follow a particular PMIS then you are limited by the features and limitation of that tool and it works as EEF. if some part of PMIS is only come as recommendation sa...
by saket
Sun Jun 20, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

For Agile(Scrum) we use Epics > features > User story > Tasks 1) please help me correlate the above two. Its good not to correlate it. In Predictive lifecycle Requirement -> Scope -> WBS -> Tasks In Adaptive We just stop at Requirements, we just keep creating better and smaller requirements and we ...
by saket
Sat Jun 19, 2021 5:39 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

In general I recommend not to consider / think too much about code of account or Control Account, it is just for mapping the budgets to the accounting system of company, say you have many work packages related to traveling, but you want all to have same code for travel since in your accounting syste...
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:48 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Closing this week topic and created a new topic for next week. https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=19723&p=43063#p43063 This week have not received anything which requires a video reply since most of the discussions was around multiple choice questions. For multiple choice question...
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 27
Views: 932

Questions for Me (Saket), till 25th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Opening new topic area for this week.
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:45 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

As I shared in my video ( https://youtu.be/3zYe1xilaTQ) I recommend using the PMI Exam Prep Guide to ensure you have covered the ECO tasks, its like you build on your project management (pmbok) and agile knowledge and see how the ECO tasks get delivered , mean relate the ECO task with Project Docume...
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19721&p=43060#p43060 hi Saket, The transferal of several team members has resulted in the PM needing to hire resource support from an outside supplier, however, he is worried that at this stage of the project, a new supplier represents a cost ris...
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=19720 What will be the final output of a meeting between team members, key stakeholders and the sponsor, that creates a document that defines the main project deliverables? 1. milestone list. 2. WBS dictionary 3.scope management plan 4. Requireme...
by saket
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=19720 What will be the final output of a meeting between team members, key stakeholders and the sponsor, that creates a document that defines the main project deliverables? 1. milestone list. 2. WBS dictionary 3.scope management plan 4. Requireme...
by saket
Wed Jun 16, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Here i share my views: https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19707 Hi Saket, Few more questions ... A customer refuses to accept a deliverable because it only meets 95% of the functional requirements. What should the project manager have done to avoid this? 1. Reviewed and revised th...
by saket
Mon Jun 14, 2021 7:05 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Here: https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19705 During planning, a key stakeholder expresses doubt that the resources allocated to the project will be sufficient. The PM believes that the stakeholder is right. How should the project manager deal with this stakeholder's doubts? a. r...
by saket
Mon Jun 14, 2021 7:01 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Discuss it here https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19704 Hi Saket, A PM discovers that his team spends too much time in standup meetings discussing problems and obstructions. How should the project manager handle the situation? a. invite managers to all standup meeting. b. ask tea...
by saket
Mon Jun 14, 2021 6:53 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Lets discuss it here : https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19703 Please create questions in that area. A project manager is working on several projects. For one project he is just starting out with a new team. Unfortunately, the project manager’s other duties will keep him from foc...
by saket
Mon Jun 14, 2021 6:49 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Posted thread in area which is good to discuss multiple choice questions. Here we can ask for confusing related to concepts. Plese check my view here : https://www.forum.izenbridge.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=19702 Hi Saket, The PM decides that a project will be best served by an agile approach. Unfort...
by saket
Sun Jun 13, 2021 4:31 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 10
Views: 551

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Role of Project Manager in Agile
https://youtu.be/olMsIIVPLxc

How to Choose between various prioritization techniques
https://youtu.be/RuLlFrrEiLk
by saket
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 10
Views: 551

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Questions related to Hybrid projects , hello Saket, please could you give us guidance on how to select a possible option when we are in a hybrid environment. scenario 1: question talks about a PM trying to perform activities in Agile environment scenario 2 : question talks about a Agile role trying...
by saket
Sat Jun 12, 2021 4:52 am
Forum: Questions about Our classes, Online Classes, Webinars, Booking, Payment etc.
Topic: Any webinar for June 12th 2021??
Replies: 1
Views: 242

Re: Any webinar for June 12th 2021??

we have next week, not this Saturday, it happens every alternate saturday.
by saket
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 21
Views: 775

Questions for Me (Saket), till 18th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Opening new thread for our new week, please share your questions which you want me specifically to answer here.

The multiple-choice kind of questions better you post in
viewforum.php?f=11

Engagement at the forum supports your preparation.
by saket
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:40 am
Forum: PMP® Queries and Tips
Topic: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT
Replies: 10
Views: 551

Re: Questions for Me (Saket), till 11th June 7 PM IST +5.5 GMT

Hello Saket, how do we chose between the 2Prioritization technique of KANO and MoSCoW . No Specific rule, you need to pick the one which stakeholder finds suitable, once picked you add it in your development approach (as a part of Project Management Plan) So don't try to find a reason to select one...
by saket
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMP® Exam Conversation on Old and New Format | PMP® Exam Experience
Replies: 0
Views: 132

PMP® Exam Conversation on Old and New Format | PMP® Exam Experience

PMP® Exam Conversation on Old and New Format | PMP® Exam Experience

by saket
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:02 am
Forum: PMP® Exam Lessons – Success Stories
Topic: PMP® Exam Experience with ANU VAID | PMP® Training
Replies: 0
Views: 126

PMP® Exam Experience with ANU VAID | PMP® Training

Anu Vaid cleared her PMP® Exam in March 2021 and she is sharing her experience with PMP® Trainer Saket Bansal.


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