Tag: PMI-RMP

How to Claim PMP PDUs as a Non-PMI Member

How to Claim PMP PDUs as a Non-PMI Member

How would I claim PDUs if I’m not a PMI member? This question keeps coming up in conversation.  I offer the hypothetical situation where someone sees value in the new PMI-ACP certification but is hesitant to become a member of PMI.  I guess it would be complete fantasy if not for the fact there are about 100,000 more…

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Big Jump in PMPs

Big Jump in PMPs

It’s been a few months since I reported on PMI numbers.   But, when I got my copy of PMI Today,  I couldn’t help but post about it. Though PMI only added 5,956 new members in the month of July, it added 13,869 PMP to the ranks.  I’ve seen the credential outpace actual membership before…

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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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May PMP Certification Numbers Are In

May PMP Certification Numbers Are In

Every month I get a copy of PMI Today and I annotate 3 data points: New PMP® for the month, new PMPs year-to-date (YTD), and total number of active PMPs. This month was a little interesting because PMI stopped reporting the New PMP monthly numbers and the YTD total, opting to report just the overall…

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