Read PfMP Exam Outline

The PfMP examination is a vital part of the activities leading to earning a professional credential, thus it is imperative that the PfMP examination reflect accurately the practices of the portfolio management professional. All the questions on the examination have been written and extensively reviewed by qualified portfolio management professionals and are supported by current Read more about Read PfMP Exam Outline[…]

Learning PfMP Domains

The PfMP Examination Content Outline consists of several Domains: Strategic Alignment Governance Portfolio Performance Portfolio Risk Management Communications Management NOTE: You cannot simply practice answering questions to prepare for the PfMP exam. The questions are provided to help you assess your knowledge and to get you familiar with the types of questions that are on the Read more about Learning PfMP Domains[…]

The Life Cycle of Portfolio is learned

Excellent! The hard work has been done; all the life cycle stages have been studied and checked by passing exams. Now it is time to look at your knowledge in another dimension – begin to fulfill tasks on the PfMP Domains. If you still have difficulties in training, uncertainty, feel gaps in your knowledge, have Read more about The Life Cycle of Portfolio is learned[…]

Learn Portfolio Monitor and Control

Monitor and control is one of the critical supportive activities for monitoring portfolio performance and recommending changes to the portfolio component mix and portfolio component performance and compliance with organizational standards. The purpose of monitor and control is to understand when changes need to be made to the portfolio or to the portfolio management processes. Read more about Learn Portfolio Monitor and Control[…]

Learn Portfolio Optimization

Optimization is the process of making a portfolio as effective as possible by maximizing available conditions, constraints, and resources. Typically, the primary goal of portfolio optimization is to ensure that the available human, material, and financial resources are best applied to the appropriate remaining components of the portfolio. Although some organizations schedule regular optimization sessions, Read more about Learn Portfolio Optimization[…]

Learn Portfolio Planning

During periodic portfolio strategic planning, the portfolio business model is revisited to ensure that it is in alignment with customer values / benefits and business / organizational strategic goals. Initial optimization of the portfolio occurs as a result, because the portfolio is formally aligned to strategy during this phase. Portfolio metrics are reviewed to ensure Read more about Learn Portfolio Planning[…]

Learn Portfolio Initiation

Initiation is an important stage. It is kicked off or informed by the formal release of business and/or organizational objectives and goals or to provide the management structure for previously disparate components. It sets the approach and principles for major processes that define how the portfolio and its components will be managed throughout the life Read more about Learn Portfolio Initiation[…]

The Portfolio Knowledge Areas are learned

Excellent! Hard work has been done; all the Knowledge Areas have been studied and checked by passing exams. Now it is time to look at your knowledge in another dimension – begin to pass tasks on the Life Cycle. If you still have difficulties in training, uncertainty, feel gaps in your knowledge, have unsolved questions, Read more about The Portfolio Knowledge Areas are learned[…]

Learning Life Cycle of Portfolio

A portfolio’s continuous life cycle consists of several stages: Initiation Planning Execution Optimization Monitoring and Control As a portfolio progresses through its life cycle, information and decisions are passed within and between each of these stages. This is ongoing and not necessarily sequential. Within the same business change life cycle, the portfolio can be “refreshed” Read more about Learning Life Cycle of Portfolio[…]