July 7, 2017


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Membership renewal made easy

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Members: PMI recently launched its automatic renewal feature which simplifies the renewal process. This is an optional feature that enables you to have your PMI and Chapter memberships renew automatically each year. READ MORE  





PMP Exam Prep Series: Spring 5 Day format
Early Bird ends July 13

Aug 14-18, 2017

Lunch Seminar Series: Avoiding the Hooks and Converting the Dragons; Growing Emotional Intelligence
Early Bird ends Sep 6

Sep 27, 2017

2017 National Capital Symposium
Early Bird ends July 20

Oct 24-Oct 26, 2017

Come celebrate Canada's 150th as a quality professional in Ottawa at the first ASQ Canada Conference on Sept. 25 and 26.  READ MORE

PMI OVOC volunteer opportunities found through PMI's VRMS tool Share on Facebook Twitter Share on Linkedin

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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.

Current opportunity: Would you like to volunteer but don't want to commit for a long period of time? This position is for you. ID# 8894  Volunteer Task Force Team Member


Definition of 'crashing' (in project management terms) Share on Facebook Twitter Share on Linkedin

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Crashing is a schedule compression technique used to reduce or shorten the project schedule. The PM can use various measures to accomplish this goal.  READ MORE


Project management is key to driving business success Share on Facebook Twitter Share on Linkedin

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Computer Weekly
Almost one-third of IT projects are at risk of failure, representing a loss in turnover of £254.3 billion, according to a survey from Axelos. More than three-quarters of the 500 project leaders who were surveyed said the global economic climate has produced a more competitive environment, making projects tougher to deliver. 


How to select dashboards that improve KPI tracking and increase project success rates Share on Facebook Twitter Share on Linkedin E-mail article

Dashboards can be an easy way track key performance indicators by aggregating project information from multiple sources into one visual display. Here's how to select one that works for your company.  READ MORE




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