My PMP Exam, PMI-ACP Agile, ITIL v4 Foundation Certification: Free Study Notes & Tips 2020 — through Online Self Study for Working Professionals


Updated for the new PMP Exam: I have painstakingly updated the free study notes as well as other learning guides for the PMP Exam for the new PMP Exam in 2020. Wish you PMP success!
Below are my latest published blog posts on Certification Tips and Web Development:

3 Steps to Build Your Own Website

Introduction: This tutorial will help you to build your own website including personal and SME websites in 3 easy-to-follow steps, namely: 1) sign up for a domain and hosting, 2) install WordPress, 3) add a few pages of contents. This website creation tutorial is intended for learners with little or no...

$_SERVER[‘user-agent’] to check for IE (including IE 11)

Summary: The user agent for IE 11 does not contain MSIE any more, which is a tactic deliberately set by Microsoft IE team. Although browser sniffing is NOT considered as a best practice for web development, it is sometimes a must owing to various practical reasons. Recently, I need to...

WordPress Hosting: Free WordPress Hosting vs Paid Web Hosting

Introduction: WordPress is renowned for its ease of use and abundance of free resources found on the internet. If you are new to creating websites, 99% of time you would be recommended to set up a WordPress powered website. The very first thing to consider when setting up a website is...

Where is the WordPress Login Page for Admin?

Introduction: From time to time, WordPress may automatically log you out of the admin status and you will need to log in again to edit the website. However, many websites nowadays do not put the login link on every page of the website. And you are at a loss of...

Adsense for Responsive Websites: Responsive Adsense Codes

Introduction: To responsive website owners: if you use Google Adsense on your responsive layout, you might want to check immediately whether your Adsense advertisements extrude outside your beautiful responsive website and devastate the layout. This article suggests a method to work around the problem – responsive Adsense code. Google Adsense allows your...

An Easy Way to Never Forget Earning Enough PDU for PMP Recertification

Summary: If you are too busy to remember getting enough PDU for your PMP® recertification, the PDU PodCast  subscription is a simple and cost-effective solution. At US$19.99 per month, you will get more than 20 “Category A” PDUs annually which is more than enough for the required 60 PDUs for your PMP® recertification....

7 Deadliest Communication Sins of Project Managers – PMI Webinar

Summary: This is the lecture notes of the recorded PMI webinar 7 Deadliest Communication Sins of Project Managers by Skip Weisman, Weisman Success Resources, Inc. Webinar resources: www.howtoimproveleadershipcommunication.com/pm #1 driver of your ability to influence The #1 driver of your ability to influence is TRUST easy to break, difficult to build up TRUST...

Claim PDU for Watching Recorded PMI Webinars

Summary: If you are a paid member of PMI, you can watch recorded PMI webinars for free and claim 1 PDU per 1 hours of watching. The PDUs claimed in this way fall into Cat A: Registered Education Provider/PMI Component which has no upper limit per 3-year PMP® certification cycle. Earn PDUs by...

[Free PMP PDU] Six Sigma White Belt Certification Program

Summary: Six Sigma Online provides a free Six Sigma White Belt  Training and Certification. You just need to watch a video, read four PDF files (3-6 pages each) and pass the online quiz to get your certificate. As Six Sigma is mentioned in the quality management section of PMP®, time spent...

PDU for the PMP Claimed 2013-2016 Cycle

Summary: Every PMP® will need to accumulate at least 60 PDUs for every 3-year PMP® re-certification cycle. PMI may carry out PDU audits. I use this blog post to record my history of PDU claimed for my PMP® certification together with the evidences for the claimed activities in case PMI may...

Claim PDU for Reading Books Related to Project Managment

Summary: PMI allows PMP®s to claim PDUs by reading books related to project management. The PDUs claimed in this way fall into Cat C: Self-Directed Learning which has a ceiling of 30 PDUs per 3-year PMP® certification cycle. Earn PDUs through Reading Books If you would like to claim PDUs through...