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Why every PMP should renew PMI membership?

Why every PMP Aspirants should join as PMI member?

One of the top question I receive from PMP® Certification Aspirants is that “Is it required to join PMI membership in order to apply for PMP® Certification?”. The answer is definitely NO. PMP® Certification Aspirants can apply to take the PMP® Exam once they have fulfilled the education and working...

Why every PMP should renew PMI membership?

Why every PMP should renew PMI membership?

It is generally advisable to become a PMI member before you apply for any PMI Certifications (e.g. PMP®, PMI-ACP®) and continuous renew the PMI membership status to enjoy free PDU opportunities in only seminars and resources provided by PMI. After getting PMP®, PMI-ACP® or other PMI Certifications, it is also highly...

Renew Your Annual PMI Membership

What If I Forgot to Renew My Annual PMI Membership?

Though it is often said that the membership fee you paid to PMI provide you with value-for-money resources and services, there are time when you are too busy with your professional and family time that you may forget when you should pay for the PMI membership fee….. Luckily, PMI will...

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PMI-ACP Study Notes: Agile Project Management vs PMBOK Guide

[PMI-ACP® exam study notes]  Both the PMP® Certification as well as the PMI-ACP® Certification are created and administrated by the Project Management Institute. This post addresses the relationship between what is written in the PMBOK® Guide (PMP® exam) and Agile principles and practices (PMI-ACP® exam). Agile Project Management (PMI-ACP®) There is no official...

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PMP / PMBOK Guide FAQ 7 – CAPM or PMP Certification?

It is generally agreed that PMP® Certification is one of the ultimate goals for project management practitioners. However, if one has not accumulated the required experience, some may consider the CAPM® (Certified Associate in Project Management) which is also offered by the PMI. Is getting CAPM® certified a sensible choice?...

PMP Exam Language Aids

Using Language Aids for the PMP Certification Exam

The PMI PMP® Certification Exam is administered in English only. For those whose mother tongue is not English, including me, answering an English exam paper may require more time. We are at a disadvantaged position as the final result of the exam would need to be compared to those English native...

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Feedback For Edward’s PMP Exam Journey Website

It is totally beyond my imagination that my PMP® Exam journey website would be visited by so much people around the world. When I first uploaded the blog posts about my PMP® Exam journey, it was my humble wish that the posts can be of use to PMP® aspirants so that...

PMP / PMBOK Guide FAQ 1

PMP / PMBOK Guide FAQ 1

Recently, I received the following questions regarding the PMBOK® Guide / PMP® Exam which may be useful for fellow PMP® aspirants. The questions and answers are published in full here with a view to helping fellow PMP® students with similar queries. If you have any questions on PMBOK® Guide and...

PMI-ACP exam: what is agile?

PMI-ACP Study Notes: What is Agile?

[PMI-ACP® exam study notes] Traditionally, project management follows the waterfall approach, i.e. a project management plan is created at the very beginning to guide the project to completion. Agile project management, which comes into being in the mid 1990s, represents a shift in paradigm in the world of project management from...

PMI-ACP 21 Contact Hours Online

How to Earn PMI-ACP 21 Contact Hours Online?

In order to be eligible for the PMI-ACP® exam, PMI-ACP® candidates need to obtain at least 21 contact hours of project management training or education in Agile methodologies. This blog post will introduce you the easiest yet most effective way to obtain the 21 PMI-ACP® contact hours – through an online...