PMI ACP Numbers

PMI-ACP Numbers So Far

Tomorrow, the June 2012 edition of PMI Today will be formally available.  Before that happens, I wanted to give a progress report on the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner numbers.  Since the certification was launched back in January, the number of certification holders has grown from 542 to 758.  Though this may be perceived as a slow start Read more about PMI-ACP Numbers So Far[…]






Claiming PDU

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 Read more about How to Claim PMP PDUs as a Non-PMI Member[…]






Diffusion of ideas

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 Read more about August PMP Certification Numbers[…]






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 Read more about May PMP Certification Numbers Are In[…]