Category: PMP

Those PMI PDUs

Those PMI PDUs

OK, so you got your certification or accreditation through the Project Management Institute (PMI).  Now you need to plan on getting 60 PDUs over the next 3 years.  Is this too much to ask?  I don’t think so.  How would you feel if your doctor never learned anything new, upon graduating from medical school?  Stakeholders…

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August PMP Certification Numbers

August PMP Certification Numbers

I know what you’re thinking.  Derek, why oh why do you post these PMI numbers ever month?  Where’s the value? Well, I’m kind of fascinated by a theory called diffusion of innovations. It’s a theory of how, why, and at what rate new ideas and technology spread through cultures. There was a book published in…

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Who Is Coming to Washington DC

Who Is Coming to Washington DC

With the PMI Global Congress coming to Washington DC in just over a month, I’m curious who I’m going to get to meet.  Want to grab a cup of coffee?  Let me know!  Send me an email or post a comment below that you’ll be coming to town.  I look forward to seeing you!

The December Numbers Are In For PMPs

The December Numbers Are In For PMPs

Yes, the December numbers are in.  This morning, I received my copy of PMI Today.  In it, the December 2009 numbers for Project Management Professional (PMP®) certifications were published.  So you don’t have to go searching for it, here are the numbers: December Totals New PMPs (December 2009) 5,403 New PMPs (YTD) 75,107 Total Active…

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