May
2018

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Chapter President Stephen Wilks

As I write this, it is the first truly hot day of the year -- the hard work of Portland Chapter members brought out the sunshine! Our volunteers took on the challenging work of hosting the PMI Region 1 leadership meeting in mid-April... Read more...

 
 

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Next Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Keynote Presentation: Moving from Management to Leadership: Fundamental Concepts PMs Need to Know, with Joseph Brewer III

Educational Presentation: The Most Effective Tactics Used by Professional Negotiators, with Martin Medeiros

Workshops

Portfolio Management: Linking Organizational Strategy to Execution

Thursday and Friday, May 17-18, 2018

Taught by Jeff Oltmann, principal consultant at Synergy Professional Services, this workshop focuses on portfolio management best practices, selecting the right projects, using limited resources wisely, and designing an organizational framework to govern portfolio management. This workshop is worth 16 PDUs.

Certification Classes

Experienced project leaders ready to become certified Project Management Professionals (PMP), and those looking to establish credibility in the application of project management processes as a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), will both benefit from this course as they prepare for the Project Management Institute (PMI) certification examination.

Saturdays, April 21 - June 2, 2018

This 7-week exam prep class spreads the learning out to allow processing at a slower pace. It is taught by PMI Portland's team of PMP certified instructors, who are experienced project managers from a variety of industries.

PMP/CAPM Boot Camp: July 16-19, 2018

This 4-day PMP/CAPM boot camp presented by industry-leading project management expert and PMI Registered Education Provider Steve Norton, PMP, will prepare you to take the PMP or CAPM exam in a compressed time-frame.

PMI-ACP: October 27-November 10, 2018

The 3-day PMI-ACP course provides 21 hours of instruction and 21 PDUs but homework is required! It will be delivered on Saturdays, starting October 27-November 10, 2018. That means you can get great career-enhancing training and 21 PDUs in just 3-days!

Want to attend the PMI-ACP classes but October 2018 doesn’t work for you? Check out the February 2019 class option.

Roundtables

Roundtables are a great way to get feedback and guidance on project issues. Click here to learn more about roundtables and find the one closest you.

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Job Opportunities

Job of the Month

PMI Portland is looking for a paid, part-time Webmaster. Go to the Chapter Volunteer Opportunities page to apply for this vital position. This is a paid position so, don’t let the Volunteer Opportunities posting fool you!

Annual Conference Volunteers

The Call for Annual Conference volunteers is out! Interested volunteers can apply by emailing: ac_volunteer@pmi-portland.org or by visiting PMI Portland website.

Volunteer of the Month

The Volunteer of the Month award recognizes a volunteer who has been nominated by their peers for their outstanding work. Nominate someone for this prestigious award!

Chapter Toastmasters Club

Volunteer Opportunities 

Annual Conference Volunteers

The Call for Annual Conference volunteers is out! Interested volunteers can apply by emailing: ac_volunteer@pmi-portland.org or by visiting PMI Portland website.

 
 

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