Book Image

CompTIA Project+ Study Guide: Exam PK0-004 - Second Edition

By : Kim Heldman
Book Image

CompTIA Project+ Study Guide: Exam PK0-004 - Second Edition

By: Kim Heldman

Overview of this book

The CompTIA Project+ Study Guide, Second Edition is your comprehensive resource for taking Exam PK0-004. With 100% coverage of all exam objectives, this book gives you everything you need to approach the exam with confidence. Detailed explanations and superior study tools cover and reinforce setup, initiation, planning, execution, delivery, change, control, communication, and closure, and the author Kim Heldman's twenty-five years of project management experience provide deep insight into real-world applications. The book contains detailed explanations and superior study tools that cover and reinforce all the exam objectives. You’ll begin by tackling questions related to pre-project setup and project initiation. Then you’ll solve questions about creating a project charter and planning it. You’ll also take questions about developing schedules and budgets and project execution. The later chapters provide questions on managing change, control, and communication. Finally, you’ll be given questions on project closure. By the end of the book, you’ll have the knowledge you need to be confident on exam day.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
Free Chapter
About the Author

Project Process Groups

PMI® defines project management as a series of processes that are executed to apply knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to the project activities to meet the project requirements. These processes have been organized into five process groups: Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring and Controlling, and Closing. Each process group contains at least two individual processes (some have many more) that have their own inputs to the process, tools and techniques, and outputs. For example, the Develop Project Charter process is grouped within the Initiating process group. It has five inputs, two tools and techniques, and one output (the project charter).

The process groups or phases are...