It seems like every week a friend, colleague, or acquaintance contacts me with the same challenge. Their three year Project Management Professional(R) (PMP) certification cycle close is looming, and they’re looking for advice on how to get their Professional Development Units (PDUs) before their certification expires.Project Management Institute provides us with a simple chart of categories we can claim PDUs under.
Yet few PMP(r) credential holders I know take the time to read and understand them. Its okay, dont try to read them now. I read them for you and condensed all of the forms, pages, and rules into the quickest and easiest path for you to get PDUs. In fact, if you time how long it takes you to complete reading this, you can claim PDUs in .25 hour increments. Once you learn how to gather the low hanging fruit of PDUs, your certification cycle becomes a breeze.This second edition includes tips on how to find the time to get your PDUs.