The Leader - April 3, 2019 April 3, 2019 Home | About Us | Join | Events | Contact Us Subscribe | Archive | Advertise Search Past Issues View Web Version Advertise TOP NEWS Election Results and Annual Business Meeting:May 2, 2019 The 2019 Elections for the PMI OVOC Board of Directors are now closed and the results will be published later today. Please join us at the Annual Business Meeting on May 2nd 2019 to meet your newly elected Board members. PMI OVOC UPCOMING EVENTS Event Date Lunch and Learn: Change Management: An Essential Skill for Project Managers April 24, 2019 Saturday Seminar - Emotional Resiliency Workshop for both You and Your Project Team Members April 27, 2019 PMP PREP April 29 - May 3, 2019 Kingston Saturday Seminar - Variety of Topics May 4, 2019 PMP PREP June 3 - June 7, 2019 PMP PREP Aug 12, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019 PMP PREP Sept 16, 2019 - Sept 20, 2019 PMP PREP Nov 18, 2019 - Nov 22, 2019 Volunteers In addition to the volunteer positions below, the volunteer team is currently looking for additional team members. A VRMS opportunity will be available later in the week. If you are interested, please send an email to email@example.com. Mentoring Project Coordinator Annual Report Creator Project Manager Annual Business Meeting PMP Study Group Coordinator Algonquin College: Post Grad PM Students are ready for placements! Algonquin College has post-graduate Project Management students who are eager to offer 60 hours of complimentary project management services to help with your Ottawa-based project! If you have a field placement opportunity for mid-May to August 2019 or wish to have more information, please click here. 4 attributes of mature project management organizations ITWeb The premature death of patients is seldom the main focus for attendees of medical congresses. There is a much greater focus on holistic health management of both people and communities. In contrast, most project management congresses have a very strong focus on project failure, and many of the presentations made include references to the Standish Chaos report, or to project disasters that are eloquently recorded in the Catalogue of Catastrophe. READ MORE Why a project management career can weather the economic storm Business MattersAt a time of political and economic uncertainty, it would seem understandable for many to have concerns over their career prospects, yet according to new research, project management seems to be one profession bucking that negative trend. READ MORE Project managers remain in high demand. Here are 5 things that employers can do now to retain their top project talent in the future TechRepublic Project managers (PM) face many extreme demands on the job. This can lead to burnout, a sense of being unappreciated or worse project managers may be tempted to move on to greener pastures if they feel dissatisfied. As demand increases for PM's, leaving one job for another may happen at any time. 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 kitOliver Kirby, MultiView Canada, Senior Content Editor, 289.695.5401 | Contribute newsPMI Ottawa Valley Outaouais Chapter 1568 Merivale Road Suite 256 | Ottawa, ON K2G 5Y7 | Contact Us Learn how to add us to your safe sender list so our emails get to your inbox.