The Professional Development Institute Inc. (PDI) provides quality education, current industry information and versatile training. Founded in 1973, PDI has, over the past 42 years, worked with 500,000 professionals who now have the organizational tools and the knowledge needed to increase workplace confidence and performance.
PDI delivers top-quality products and services designed to create opportunities for operational excellence. We give participants the skills they need to recognize issues, take effective action and achieve desired workplace results.
Simply put, PDI’s goals are to deliver value for educational and training dollars. We work uncompromisingly to ensure that our programs are effective for client needs. Known for our dedication to customer satisfaction, our desired outcome is to provide every client with results that exceed expectations.
As a not-for-profit foundation benefiting the University of North Texas, PDI’s mission is to provide financial resources for scholarships, endowments and other contributions. Over the past four decades, PDI has returned millions of dollars to UNT – money that has been used to directly benefit the university, its community and the students.
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Industry professionals and newcomers alike can find the answers they seek through PDI’s National Oil and Gas Schools.
PDI recently launched “The Knowledge Nook,” an informative blog not only about our products and services, but other items in the news. Check it out, share your comments and suggest topics you would like to see featured on the blog.
In conjunction with KPMG, PDI is announcing that the current edition of the long running taxation book, Income Taxation of Natural Resources, is available for purchase. This edition covers vital tax and reporting practices and procedures; considers various changes and updates relative to the IRS; and deals with many recent developments affecting tax professionals. The book is available for $200 plus applicable tax and shipping charges. Download the table of contents or order your copy now.
PDI has released the 7th edition of Petroleum Accounting: Principles, Procedures, & Issues. Completely updated, the 7th edition covers a number of industry accounting and financial changes that affect energy professionals. This reference tool sells for $225 plus shipping and tax. Order your copy now of the industry standard textbook for petroleum accounting.