This guide provides the reader with essential knowledge required to prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam. The information discussed in this guide is based on the latest edition of the PMBOK Guide (Fourth Edition) from Project Management Institute. This book has been prepared using adult learning conventions by experienced project managers. It is based on a classroom methodology that has yielded a 99 percent pass rate for the certification examination. This is the ultimate tool for PMP exam preparation.
Wes Balakian is an author, speaker, and instructor who has delivered training and consulting services to organizations throughout the United States and abroad. He holds an advanced master's certificate in project management from George Washington University's School of Business, and has completed the Project Management Institute's Leadership Institute Masters Class. Timothy Bergmann is a project manager with thirty years experience managing a wide variety of information systems projects. As a trainer, he has developed courses for three versions of the PMBOK.