PMPĀ® Certification Exam Information Session

August 22, 2017
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Fordham University at Lincoln Center School of Professional and Continuing Studies
113 West 60th Street, Room 305
New York, NY 10023
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Employers in every field and occupation are seeking individuals who have the managerial skill, knowledge and education in project management. In today’s competitive job market, credentials matter more than ever. Not only are project managers with PMP® credentials more marketable, but they also have access to better opportunities. This discussion is designed to help PMP aspirants prepare for the PMP exam. It will revolve around the project management knowledge areas, and the various processes included in the framework. The entire discussion will align with “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®
Guide)—Fifth Edition.”

YOU'LL WALK AWAY WITH

  • A heads-up on the format of the PMP® Exam and recent added-emphasis on scenario based questions

  • An introduction to the ten Knowledge Areas and five Process Groups tested on the exam

  • An awareness of the Brain Dump as an advantage for test takers, and the recent changes related to the brain dump

  • Introduction to the six Earned Value Formulas

IDEAL FOR

  • All professionals who seek to explore the concepts of project management

  • Professionals from across the experience spectrum, who want to prepare for the PMP® Exam

About our Speaker

Jeff Furman
Jeff Furman
Project Management Instructor/Book Author

Mr. Jeff Furman, PMP® is a highly experienced I.T. Project Manager and Project Management Instructor. He has led many software projects for Fortune 100 firms in the NYC area, and managed a mission-critical Change Management System 24x7 for a large Manhattan brokerage. Mr. Furman currently teaches six courses for NYU SPS, including four new courses he developed: Critical Path Method for PMs, Earned Value Management for PMs, Persuasive Presentations for PMs, and Ethics In Project Management. He also teaches PMP Prep for the U.S. Army, on bases in Texas, Georgia, and Kentucky. His book, “The Project Management Answer Book,” recently came out in its 2nd Edition (Management Concepts Press, 2015). He also has contributed to several recent e-books on project management, published articles in PM World Journal, and has been
interviewed about his book by leaders in the PM field.

Questions? Email [email protected]