The PMI OVOC 2017 Symposium Team has constructed a fantastic program which speaks to this year's theme of "Transforming Project Management Excellence: Driving Change". READ MORE
The 2-Day Symposium will be held Oct. 24 & 25 and the workshops will be held on Oct. 26. There is no better way to network with fellow project management professionals, learn new information and earn up to 20 PDUs. REGISTER
Geoff Crane will speak on Emotional Intelligence for our Sept. 30 Saturday Seminar. This interactive seminar will include a guided discussion of the four main pillars of emotional intelligence — self-awareness, interpersonal skills, change tolerance and stress management. 4 PDUs. (2.5 PDUs under Leadership; and 1.5 PDUs under Business & Strategic of the PMI Talent Triangle.
Get ready for the busy fall season by registering now. READ MORE
Members: Did you know that you have access to over 1,000 templates to save you time and effort and boost your productivity? READ MORE
Members — we welcome you to join our volunteer team to take an active role in supporting our mission to promote project management. Why volunteer? Click here to learn more. Volunteering just got easier than ever at PMI OVOC since we started using the Volunteer Relationship Management System (VRMS). This is a PMI application where all the volunteer roles for all the Chapters around the world are posted. Members, you can create your volunteer profile, upload your resume, search and apply for volunteer opportunities all in the new VRMS tool. It can also be used to record your time spent volunteering. The VRMS makes it easy to search for volunteer opportunities throughout the world. To get started, log in or register and visit the VRMS to find volunteer opportunities that interest you. There are currently 2 opportunities posted.
Business 2 Community
Anyone who has worked on a large-scale technology project knows how quickly things can derail if a foundational piece of programming doesn't get completed on time. Meanwhile, the client keeps adding more and more "nice to haves" to a long list of non-essential tasks. The project is way behind schedule, and the client's expectations are out of control. The best way to fix this disaster is to avoid it in the first place. READ MORE
Globe and Mail
While telecommuting, the umbrella term for any work occurring outside the traditional office, has ballooned over the last 20 years, some offices are rethinking overly broad policies. Flexible work remains popular at many organizations, but most companies want workers at work at least some — if not most — of the time. READ MORE
Business Computing World
As a project manager, your job is to make sure that every single daily operation within your company runs smoothly in order to reach all the set objectives and goals. You need to make sure that all the resources are allocated properly and all kinds of delegated tasks are completed with maximum efficiency and effectiveness, just to identify few of the things you are responsible for.aving an IT strategy that is fully aligned with business goals is a differentiator that can lead to competitive advantages. Unfortunately, as those of you who have been involved in IT road mapping understand, it is too easy to get off track. The difficult part, is trying to identify exactly what sent you down the wrong path so it can be corrected. READ MORE
Business 2 Community
For project managers, every day can be a new adventure. This is the story of a day in the life of a project manager named Mitch, and the strategies and tools that he (and other project managers) use to get through a typical day on the job. READ MORE