The Leader - May 15, 2019 May 15, 2019 Home | About Us | Join | Events | Contact Us Subscribe | Archive | Advertise Search Past Issues View Web Version Advertise TOP NEWS 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. Please note the following current opportunities: Region 3 Leadership Institute Meeting VolunteerPrograms CoordinatorPrograms Analyst Job posting: Project Officer, Strategic Initiatives The Canadian Bar AssociationReporting to the Director of Strategic Initiatives, the Project Officer (PO) will take the lead on managing a range of projects and events that supports the organization’s strategic priorities. Working with diverse internal and external stakeholders, the PO will build and maintain relationships to ensure project success. The PO needs to be self-motivated with the ability to perform with minimal supervision. It is critical that the successful candidate be well-organized, experienced, and someone who enjoys a wide range of tasks and responsibilities. READ MORE PMI OVOC UPCOMING EVENTS Event Date 2019 Mentoring Program May 23 to November 15, 2019 PMI OVOC Lunch n Learn: Accelerating your Project Management Career May 29, 2019 PMP PREP June 3 - June 7, 2019 PMP PREP Aug 12, 2019 - Aug 16, 2019 PMP PREP Sept 16, 2019 - Sept 20, 2019 2019 PMI OVOC Symposium Oct 22 - 24, 2019 PMP PREP Nov 18, 2019 - Nov 22, 2019 What the AI Revolution means for project management PoliticoGone are the days of “business as usual.” Disruption, competition, and new technologies — particularly artificial intelligence — are changing expectations around how organizations operate. READ MORE 6 vital steps of the project scope management process G2 CrowdThis involves making detailed lists, going through the project life cycle, and ensuring all necessary work is included in documents such as the project charter. But have you considered that it’s also a project manager’s job to ensure extra work is not included in a certain project? READ MORE Ease conflicts with software engineering project management TechTargetDevelopment teams try many ways to balance business priorities with software quality in a project — and most of them don't work. Here's how to keep that relationship balanced. READ MORE Managing risk and avoiding the 'doomed right from the start' scenario ITBusiness.caIt seems to be rare these days that projects get implemented on time, on budget, and actually meet the needs of the stakeholders. I don’t think it’s a problem with expertise — we invest a lot of time and money training project managers on risk management to make sure it’s incorporated into all project plans. So what’s going wrong? READ MORE Infographic: The future of cybersecurity budgeting By Rob SobersOnline scams and data breaches are at an all-time high as hackers learn new security software and coding for various products. Cybersecurity spending is set to hit $133.7 billion by 2022, leaving some companies worried about allocating their budgets. Companies are not prioritizing cybersecurity as a "checkbox item," which is leading to the headaches of security breaches and personal data being stolen. A company’s overall security posture can improve if everyone is on the same page about budget allocations and how they impact the business. 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 | Contact Us Learn how to add us to your safe sender list so our emails get to your inbox.