Free PM Study

Welcome to FreePMStudy.com. As the name implies, this site is a free source of project management information. Whether you are interested in becoming a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) or just enhancing your project management knowledge in general, you have come to the right place. It offers a free online project management and PMP certification knowledge base to help you prepare for the PMP exam. And it contains additional information on a variety project management topics that may not be on the exam, but you may find useful.

Entertaining quotes and anecdotes are used throughout to hopefully make the material more relevant to real life and easier to understand.

Why is it free?

Navigating This Site

Hope you enjoy your vist. It'll be an adventure.

"Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?"  
"That depends a good deal on where you want to get to," said the Cat.  
"I don’t much care where" said Alice.  
"Then it doesn’t matter which way you go," said the Cat.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

If you are new to project management, I recommend starting in PM Study and reviewing the topics in order. However, if you just wish to get information on a particular project management topic, you can go in any order.

Project Management provides information on various project management topics.

PM Study provides material to help prepare for PMI's project management certification exam.

The Project Management Institute (PMI) separates project management into:

Certifcation provides information on PMI's certification requirements.

Exam Tips has tips for passing the PMP exam.

Quizzes provides links to quizzes to test your project management knowledge and assess your readiness for passing the PMP exam.

Reference Sheets & Formulas provides cheat sheets to help you with mathematical formulas, such as earned value, PERT, SPI, CPI, communication channels, etc.

Maintaining Your Credential provides information on maintaining your credential once certified.

The Project Management Library contains free tools, templates and downloads.

Links provides links to additional sources of information on project management & certification (most of which are also free, although some sites may offer additional products for purchase).

PMI identifies the ideal PM skill set as the "Talent Triangle," a combination of technical, leadership, and strategic and business management expertise. This site offers numerous resources to help you attain this ideal skill set.

Looking to gain technical acumen? The Project Manager's Guide to Big Data provides information to help you successfully manage your big data project.

The Entrepreneurial PM site is devoted to the transformation of project portfolio management (PPM), helping project practitioners adopt a strategic focus to deliver optimal business value for their organizations.

Visit Articles and White Papers for publications related to a variety of project management, technology, leadership and business-related topics geared to helping you achieve the cutting edge, highly sought after skill set referred to as the "Talent Triangle" skills.