Critical Path Analysis Example – Using 0 and 1 Method I got introduced to Critical Path Analysis in the year 1997. I am a software engineer by education. I learned most of the project management concepts while managing software projects – Critical Path Analysis was one such concept. I learned about Critical Path while using … Read more Critical Path Analysis Example – 2 Ways to Calculate Critical Path
Point of Total Assumption Formula in Fixed Price Incentive Fee Contract How do you remember any formula? Simple! Understand the concept you will not need to remember the formula. I heard about Point of Total Assumption when I was preparing for PMP® Exam. At the beginning, it sounded very funny. One of the meanings of … Read more How to Remember Point of Total Assumption Formula?
Incentive Calculation in a FPIF Contract In my previous post, I described Fixed Price Incentive Fee Contract (FPIF). In this article, I will discuss the formulas and incentive calculations for an FPIF Contract. Let me summarize the basic nature of the contract before getting into formulas and calculations. The basic nature of a FPIF Contract … Read more 6 Main Formulas of a FPIF Contract
Mathematical Orientation of Contract Types Procurement Management Knowledge Area of PMBOK® Guide defines 3 different Contract Types. I have already written two articles to explain these Contract Types. Contract Types explained through an Example Contract Types for PMP® Exam I have written this article to provide a completely different perspective to the Contract Types. This … Read more PMP Formulas Behind Contract Types
You might be looking for a PMP cheat sheet that can help you with formulas based questions in the PMP certification exam. I have created a comprehensive PMP Formulas Cheat Sheet based on PMBOK Guide 6th edition. It is available as a free downloadable pdf in this post. There are about 20-30 mathematical based problems … Read more Download Free PMP Formulas Cheat Sheet For PMBOK Guide 6th Edition
Quick Reference for Earned Value Management Formulas If you are looking for a comprehensive list of all the Earned Value Management Formulas, then you are at the right place. If you are preparing for PMP® Exam, you will find all the Earned Value Formulas. This article would provide you with a step up in doing … Read more Earned Value Management Formulas
You might be wondering what Estimate To Complete (ETC) is in project management and why there are so many ETC formulas. I have written this post to explain ETC in complete detail. You will find a complete discourse on ETC including its definition, example, and calculation formulas in this post. You will also understand the … Read more Estimate to Complete (ETC) Formulas In Project Management
Quick Reference on Three Point Estimate I have written a series of articles on Three Point Estimate and related concepts. Before reading this, you should look at my first article of the series. I have explained the basic concept of Three Point Estimate in my first article. I have also explained that PERT is not … Read more Three Point Estimate Formulas
What is the difference between project effort and duration? Do work and effort mean the same thing? What’s the distinction between project duration and elapsed time? I have written this article to answer these kind of questions. You find difference between and explanation of project effort vs duration vs elapsed time in this article. Project … Read more Project Effort vs Duration vs Elapsed Time: Are They Different Or Same?
I have described Program Evaluation & Review Technique (PERT), Critical Path Method (CPM) and Standard Deviation in complete detail this post. I have talked about how they are related to each other and how they can be used together. What is Critical Path Method (CPM)? Critical Path is the Longest Path in the Project Network. … Read more The Ultimate Guide To Use PERT, CPM & Standard Deviation Together