February
2017 

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BLUE MOUNTAINPRESIDENT'S LETTER

 
 

Greetings from Jimmy Godard

We are planning for the Chapter Meeting on February 21, 2017 to be an exciting meeting making up for January’s snow and ice cancellation.

 
 

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ARTICLES

 
 

Management 3.0 Mindset: Part 1

The Management 3.0 model addresses the under-represented managerial side of the agile (adaptive) world.

PMIEF partners with local school district to build sustainable project management program

The PMI Educational Foundation has developed a successful partnership with the School District of Philadelphia.

How Cloud Solutions Can Help PMs

In this article, we will explore how IT projects can benefit from cloud technologies, both in traditional and agile projects.

 

 

BLUE MOUNTAINEVENTS

 

 

Next Chapter Meeting

February 21, 2017  

Keynote Presentation: Communication: The Missing Link That Connects Mission and Performance, with Beth Noymer Levine

Educational Presentation: The Keys to Our Success - Lessons Learned from 25 of Our Best Project Managers, with David Barrett

Workshop - From a Good Project Manager to a Great Leader

February 22, 2017

Today’s organizations are looking for tomorrow’s leadership team.  This interactive session will put aside the skills and knowledge you need to have to be a good project manager and focus on what you need to be a great leader.

Workshop - Managing a Project While Wrestling with PMBOK, Scrum, and CMMI

March 24, 2017

This seminar contrasts CMMI, PMBOK and Scrum, and shows how to treat all three as toolboxes to run a successful project. 

INTERFACE-Portland!

March 14, 2017

INTERFACE-Portland will be making its 14th appearance on March 14, 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center. It will feature over 80 exhibiting vendors and over 20 educational seminars - earn up to 6.5 CPE credits!  Free Admission includes lunch and hosted afternoon reception. Register using link above.

Annual Conference 2017

September 14-15, 2017

The PMI Portland Chapter is calling out to speakers and volunteers for the 2017 Annual Conference. 

Roundtable Meetings 
Chapter Event Calendar 
Our Speakers

 
 

BLUE MOUNTAINCOMMUNITY

 
 

News from Outreach: Scholarships and Students

First of all, please be sure and join us during February’s Chapter Meeting to welcome Marylhurst MBA students who will be in attendance. Secondly, PMI Portland Chapter Scholarship is online and open for applications!

Join the Web Team and learn new tools!

The Operations Portfolio Web Team is activly seeking new volunteers.  Get your hands dirty with Joomla open-source applications.  Training provided.  

Mentoring Matters

What's new in the Mentoring program?

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!  

Job Opportunities

Chapter Members, receive the latest PM job openings via email. Recent job postings:

  • Project Manager 
  • Senior Project Manager
  • Project Manager - Regulatory

Chapter Toastmasters Club 
Welcome New Volunteers

Newsletter Edited by:  Kaylan Adams

 
 

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