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May 27, 2017

Difference between Resource Leveling and Resource Smoothing

Resource Leveling and Resource Smoothing are two resource optimization techniques used in the Develop Schedule process, as defined in PMBOK® Guide, 5th Ed. PMP® and CAPM® certification aspirants often get confused between these terms. While Resource Leveling is explained quite well in the Guide, Resource Smoothing, a term introduced in the 5th Edition of the Guide, isn’t. In fact, Resource Smoothing doesn’t find a mention in most project management references. In this post, we’ll learn about the difference between the two with the help of examples and illustrations. If you been following my personal blog, then this is another post in the PMP Study Notes series.

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May 10, 2017

Do I Need to Memorize the ITTO's for PMP and CAPM?

Do I Need to Memorize the PMBOK® Guide Inputs, Tools and Techniques and Outputs (ITTO)’s’? This is a question that every PMP® and CAPM® aspirant asks at some point or other during the course of the exam prep. Mastering the ITTO’s is undoubtedly a key success factor for both PMP® and CAPM® certifications. But does it mean you need to resort to rote memorization? Read the post to find out.

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May 4, 2017

New Feature - Multi-select Knowledge Areas on ITTO Quiz Module

We are glad to announce the release of a much requested feature - multi-select knowledge areas for the ITTO Quiz module. Previously, you could select only All Knowledge Areas or a specific (single) Knowledge Area on the Quiz. But now you can select one or more knowledge areas for all the 4 quiz types (Process, ITTO, Data Flow, and Glossary). This will allow you to progressively select additional Knowledge Areas as you progress from chapter to chapter on the PMBOK Guide or your favorite study guide. All Knowledge Areas would remain as the default and the recommended option.

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Apr 23, 2017

New Feature - Flashcards get Progress Report with Charts

BrainBOK PMP and CAPM Flashcards module now includes a detailed progress report to help you track your progress by individual topics and keep you focused on your goal to get certified. This feature had been due for a while and we are glad to make it available to our users today with the release of version 10.3. It is accessible to both Premium and Basic (free account) users.

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Apr 20, 2017

New Feature - ITTO Explorer History Tracking and Deep Linking

We are pleased to announce the release of version 10.2 this week. This release includes a much needed enhancement to the ITTO Explorer. The ITTO Explorer now supports history tracking and deep linking.

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