PMI Information

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PMI® Information

The Project Management Institute (PMI) was founded in October 1969 in the Georgia Institute of Technology. It was created by professionals from different industries such as construction, aerospace and defence. PMI® described its objectives in 1975 as to “foster recognition of the need for professionalism in project management; provide a forum for the free exchange of project management problems, solutions and applications; coordinate industrial and academic research efforts; develop common terminology and techniques to improve communications; provide interface between users and suppliers of hardware and software systems; and to provide guidelines for instruction and career development in the field of project management.” All PMI® information you need can be found at their website www.pmi.org.

PMI® Trademark

You can recognize courses, learning material, seminars approved by the PMI by looking for the below PMI trademark.

PMI Information

PMI Inforamtion on Certified Courses

Since then the PMI has expanded with not just PMP but other certifications too but the PMP is their oldest. Other credentials offered by PMI are….



PMI-ACP Certification
The Best Agile Certification in 2016 From studying Agile methodologies in college and completing the Scrum master certification I can confidently state that PMI-ACP® is currently the best Agile Certification on the market at the moment. The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® formally recognises your knowledge of agile principles and […]

100% Best Agile Certification


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Study Plan for Passing PMP Exam 2nd Time Round After failing the first time I learnt a lot of valuable lessons in my preparation which are listed below. Reading Correct Resources Originally I just read the PMBOK© which is not sufficient Andy Crowes Pass The PMP Exam First Try is […]

Passing PMP Exam Study Plan



2016 PMP Exam Updates As of 11th January 2016 the PMI have updated the PMP exam. 25 percent of questions are changing which equates to 50 questions. This said the PMBOK is not changing but these changes have been brought on by the latest Role Delineation Study which is generated […]

2016 PMP Exam Updates


closing phase pmp
Closing Process Group “The Closing Process Group consists of those processes performed to conclude all activities across all Project Management Process Groups to formally complete the project, phase, or contractual obligations.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The closing process group has 2 […]

Closing Process Group


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Monitoring and Controlling Process Group “The Monitoring and Controlling Process Group consists of those processes required to track, review, and orchestrate the progress and performance of a project; identify any areas in which changes to the plan are required; and initiate the corresponding changes.” – A Guide to the Project Management […]

PMP Monitoring and Controlling Process Group



executing phase pmp
PMP Executing Process Group “The Executing Process Group consists of those processes performed to complete the work defined in the project management plan to satisfy the project specifications.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The executing process group has 8 processes: Direct & […]

PMP Executing Process Group


planning phase pmp
PMP Planning Process Group “The Planning Process Group consists of those processes performed to establish the total scope of the effort, define and refine objectives, and develop the course of action required to attain those objectives.”  – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The […]

PMP Planning Process Group


initiation phase pmp
PMP Initiation Process Group “The Initiating Process Group consists of those processes performed to define a new project or a new phase of an existing project by obtaining authorization to start the project or phase.” – A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) Fifth Edition The initiation […]

PMP Initiation Process Group



pdu categories
PDU Categories Explained A PDU is defined by the PMI as a measuring unit for structural learning in Project Management. One PDU is earned per one hour spent in structured learning activity. There are 6 categories of PDUs…. Category Description A Activities offered by PMI R.E.P.s, chapters, or communities B […]

PDU Categories