The Leader - September 12, 2017 September 12, 2017 Home | About Us | Join | Events | Contact Us Subscribe | Archive | Advertise Search Past Issues | View Web Version | Advertise Search Past Issues View Web Version Advertise TOP NEWS PMI OVOC 2017 Symposium: Get the advanced registration rate until Sept. 21 Have you registered for the 2017 NCPM Symposium yet? Need PDUs? PMPs can earn up to 21 PDUs for attending all the sessions over the three-day period of Oct. 24 – Oct 26. Check out the exciting, jam-packed Program which speaks to our theme "Transforming Project Management Excellence: Driving Change." Don't delay — the advanced registration rate will end on Sept. 21, 2017. REGISTER TODAY PMI Global News: PMBOK® Guide — Sixth Edition & Agile Practice Guide available Available now is PMI's global gold standard, PMBOK® Guide — Sixth Edition, together with the new Agile Practice Guide in one powerful package. A complementary PDF download of this standard is available to PMI members. READ MORE PMI OVOC UPCOMING EVENTS Event Date Exam Prep Series: Fall 5 Day format Sep 18 - 22, 2017 Lunch Seminar Series: Avoiding the Hooks and Converting the Dragons: Growing Emotional IntelligenceEarly Bird ends: Sep 15 Sep 27, 2017 Saturday Seminar Series: Emotional and Social Competencies in the WorkplaceEarly Bird ends: Sep 15 Sep 30, 2017 Kingston Seminar Series: 2 Presentations: Risk Management & Stakeholder Management and Benefits Realization Sep 30, 2017 2017 National Capital Symposium Oct 24 - Oct 26, 2017 PMI Global: Ready to apply for certification? Review process All PMI certifications require you to meet domain experience levels, educational levels or both before you apply. Review these five basic steps to help guide you on your way to certification. READ MORE PMI OVOC volunteer opportunities found through PMI's VRMS tool 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 4 opportunities posted. NEW*ID# 11811: Membership Value Task Force VolunteerID# 11813: Membership Value Task Force Leader Hybrid: A new project management approach CIO A new project management method called hybrid project management is gaining popularity and acceptance. It combines the best of Agile and the work breakdown structure to create a new project management method that fits the majority of the projects. READ MORE How to bridge the project management talent gap The Business Journals The practice of project management is expanding within such industries as health care, publishing and professional services. Also, organizations increasingly rely on technologies and the projects needed to support them. READ MORE The Leader Connect with PMI Ottawa Valley Outaouais Chapter Recent Issues | Subscribe | Unsubscribe | Advertise | Web Version Radek Meljon, MultiView Canada, Vice-President & General Manager, 289.695.5394 | Download media kit Oliver Kirby, MultiView Canada, Senior Content Editor, 289.695.5401 | Contribute news PMI Ottawa Valley Outaouais Chapter 1568 Merivale Road Suite 256 | Ottawa, ON K2G 5Y7 | 613.569.6236 | Contact Us Learn how to add us to your safe sender list so our emails get to your inbox.