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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5434

  • Jennifer Persaud
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Hi All,

I am in the process of studying for the PMP exam. I already completed a few of the quizzes and a simulated exam. I've been studying the last three to four weeks. However, I would like to partner up with a fellow test taker and review some of the content weekly or whatever scheduled seems to work that person.

Is anyone interested?

Thank you,
Jennifer
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5435

  • Rahul Kakkar
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Hi Jennifer,

Just would like to wish you good luck for your exam! I hope you find a study partner through these forums. In either case, feel free to post your queries / questions / reviews. We'll be more than glad to help you walk through it as ensuring you clear your exam is our number one priority!
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5438

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Hi Jennifer,
I, too,hope you are able to find a study partner through these forums. As Rahul said, feel free to post your questions. We are also available to offer study tips.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5439

  • Ahmed Amin
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Hi Jennifer,
I suggest that you check if there is a PMI chapter near you, you will probably find other PMP aspirants who will be interested to Cowork with other on achieving the PMP


www.pmi.org/membership/chapters-pmi-chapters.aspx
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5446

  • Jennifer Persaud
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Thank you everyone for the responses. So far no luck. I will take a look at the local chapters Ahmed suggested.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5447

  • Andre Roux
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Hi Jennifer,

Another resource you could try is Linkedin groups. I found a number of PMP study groups there, and although I did not pursue that route myself, it might be what you are looking for.

Regards, and good luck with the exam.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5448

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I'd be interested but I feel I'd drag you down. I've been studying now for about 3 months and it feels like I am slowly becoming more and more of a procrastinator. :(

I recommend the I want to be a PMP® group for conversation.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5449

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Jennifer,

We are going to promote your post next Sunday via our PMP Exam Tips newsletter. About 50,000 people will see the post. Let's see what happens... :ohmy:
Until Next Time,
Cornelius Fichtner, PMP, CSM
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5450

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Jennifer, That is lovely news from Cornelius :woohoo:
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5453

  • Jennifer
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Cornelius,

Thank you for the promotion. I definitely appreciate it.

Regards,
Jennifer
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5454

  • Jennifer
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Thank you Jonathan! I am looking for a study partner who is interested in sync-up on a weekly basis for about another hour. Basically, review and discuss areas we are struggling with. Not sure if this is feasible.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5455

  • Jennifer
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Thank you Andre for the suggestion!
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5456

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Heee Haaaa!!! buckle up and enjoy the ride...
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5457

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Good luck Jennifer! Collaboration is a good idea. You will be able to rub minds with others on knotty concepts and confusing terminologies. We will also be here on PM PrepCast forum to answer any question you might have.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5469

  • Sonia
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Hello,
Are you based in London? I am looking for a PMP study partner too? Let me know and maybe we can link up :)
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5470

  • raihan
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Hello,

I would be happy if we can help and motivate each other to become a PMP.


Wishing you all the very best

Raihan
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5471

  • Robert Kitchen
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Hi There,

I would be happy to have a study partner. I've been studying for a little under a month now. I've gone through the PMBOK once and am on my second run through.

Shoot me an email to set up some study times.
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Looking forward to working with you
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5472

  • Felicia Valenzuela
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I am interested in a study partner. I am using an on-line study guide and have gone through 9 of 12 chapters and have not taken a simulated exam yet. I will be out of the country the last week of May but have a set date to take the exam on June 27th. I could really use a study partner but not sure if I am at your level but am interested. Contact me if you would like to discuss possibilities. Thanks and good luck!
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5473

  • Gaurav
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Hi Jennifer,

This is in reference to the email I received from Cornelius Fichtner, regarding PMP Exam study partner requested from your end.
Last year, I had prepared for PMP exam for a month (November), but due to work related engagement, I did not pursue it further. I have resumed my preparation again recently.
If you are still looking for the study partner, you can always contact me.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5474

  • Gaurav
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Hi Felicia Valenzuela,

Last year, I had prepared for PMP exam for a month (November), but due to work related engagement did not pursue it further. I have resumed my preparation again recently.
If you are still looking for the study partner, you can always contact me.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5475

  • Hameed Bhatti
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I'm interested in a study partner as well. Let me know what your requirements are.

Regards,
Hameed
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5476

  • Sumitra.sampath
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Hi I think that's kind of a cool idea. Please shoot me an email
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5477

  • Ahmad.summak
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DearJennifer,
first of all I wish you success in your studies ... secondly I want to study for the exam, which will be after three months, so if you want we can start study together.

Regards,
Ahmad.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5478

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Sure. How would it work?
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5479

  • Mir Mohammad Nasim Hossain
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Hi, Jenifer, i am also preparing for PMP, so i am interested to study together. Pls let me know what's your plan to move forward.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5480

  • Wael
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Hi Jenifer
i am aleady scheduled on 7 June to take PMP exam, so i am in process to wrap up PMBOK for the third time..we can be partners contact me if you want

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regards
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5481

  • Daffodil
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Jennifer, this is geat ... are you in NJ or USA. I am interested to get a study partner.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5482

  • Tahir
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Hi Jennifer,

I am also looking for a partner. I have completed most of my study and starting some practice exam questions. I am in Washington DC area, let me know if you are interested.

thanks

Tahir
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5483

  • Tahir
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Hi All,

I am looking for a study partner around Washington DC area. If anyone interested please contact me.

thanks

Tahir
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5486

  • Erin Trimble
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Hi Jennifer! I would be interested in being your study partner. I am also studying for my PMP exam and would love to discuss exam questions, etc. I am hoping to take my exam sometime in June or July. Please let me know if you would be interested in connecting to study.

Erin
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5487

  • Anurag
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I would be happy to join. I have completed training from PM Prep cast and just started Rita.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5488

  • Gilbert Ayamah
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Hi,

Am interested.

Gilbert
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5489

  • Sandeep Bhardwaj
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Hi Jennifer,

I am preparing for PMP exam and done with PMBOK as well as RITA once. Now, going ahead with second round of PMBOK. I would like to be your study partner so that we can discuss and clear all doubts while preparing for our exam.


Regards
Sandeep
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5490

  • Jennifer
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Hi All,

Thanks for all of the positive responses. I am still interested in studying with someone. I am scheduled to take the exam on June 14th (pretty much looking at an aggressive study plan for the next month). I've done a bunch of quizzes and completed two simulated exams. If you are not dedicated and willing to chat at least once a week for an hour (or more, if possible) then I am not the person to study with. Also, it might be easier to connect with someone form a similar time zone, considering I am on the east coast and can only connect after 8PM EST Monday thru Friday's and anytime on the weekends.


I envision the sessions for each of us to chat or even question each other on our worst performing knowledge area. For example, this week I am struggling a little with cost (my results are not that great), therefore, if someone can ask me specifics about the cost knowledge area that will be great and I will do the same for that person and their weak areas.

So far, I am not sure of the times zones for the folks who replied to this thread thus far but it seems like Tahir is the closest to my time zone.

Thanks much,
Jennifer
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5491

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Looks like we may take the exam around the same time. Send me an email, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thanks,
Jennifer
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5492

  • Tahir
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Sounds good to me. I am available As I m also planning to take the exam in 2 months.

Regards

Tahir
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5493

  • Rakesh
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Hello Jenifer! Where are you at? I am in Vancouver Canada, planning to take my exam in 3 - 4 months. What is your time line? WE could connect on Skype or via Emails.

Please let me know.

Rakesh
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5494

  • Rajan
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Hi,

When you are planning to have exam?

Thanks
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5495

  • Wale Akinsiku
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Hi Jennifer, I'm also just starting to prepare for my PMP and would love to have a study partner. You can send me a direct mail in This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Hope we will be able to succeed together.

Regards
Wale
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5496

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It's wonderful that there are so many responses. Best of luck to all of you as you study together and remember we are here if you have any questions or need study tips.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5497

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Jennifer, I'd be more than happy to join you as a study partner. I'm on the MST zone.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5498

  • Alphonse Rutayisire
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Hello Jennifer,

Alphonse here. I would like to partner with you on this journey. I have already taken my First Action In Learning sometime early this year. I have an idea of what I may have done wrong. I have now registered for the second round valid until next year May 2015. However, this time, I would like to retake the exam before November 2015 just so that I can work with existing manuals due to upcoming PMI changes to the PMBok content( addition tasks). By writing this note to you, I am reinforcing my super commitment to getting this certification and embedded knowledge that comes with it.

So, let's get working Jennifer. We will make it.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5499

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8 p.m. is 6 my time that works for me.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5500

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8 p.m. EST. Is 6 my time that works well for me. Maybe post your schedule I can get a free conference If you are interested. ..i
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5502

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Hi,

Having recently accomplished PMP designation, I will be happy to help any one preparing for the exam. I will be having my vacations from June to 13 and will be available full time in that period for any discussions. I am based in Toronto (Canada) and can be can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Regards,

Syed
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5503

  • Carlos Munoz
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Hi Jennifer,
I would be interested in partnering. Have attempted the exam once and have been studying on and off for a while, having a partner would help me focus and stay on target.
Please share details and hopefully we can succeed together and share with others.

Best,
Carlos Munoz
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5504

  • Terlika Pandit Sood
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I would like to become her study partner. Lease email me with further details.
Thx
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5505

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Hi Jennifer,

I would say you are in the right place looking for a study partner. I have recently gave the exam and believe it would have been better, if I had a study partner. However, using the forum to get answers to my queries worked wonders for me, as you get multiple view points from several members, help to incorporate the most relevant ones. Please feel free to post your queries or send a pm, I would be happy to help. Wish you the best for the upcoming preparations and exams.

Cheers,
Anil
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5506

  • Ahmed
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Hi - if you are in Abu Dhabi we can partner to prepare for the exam which I plan to take in a month time or so.
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Study Partner 1 year 9 months ago #5507

  • Asif Hasan
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I am trying to study and is looking for a study partner or a group. I have a friend, who is also interested. Please contact me to discuss this further.

Thanks
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