March
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BLUE MOUNTAINPRESIDENT'S LETTER

 
 

Greetings from Jimmy Godard

Click the link above to read more from Jimmy as he encourages us to welcome spring and all it has to offer.  May you have the courage to plan and dream big.

 
 

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ARTICLES

 
 

Management 3.0 Mindset: Part 2

The Management 3.0 model addresses the under-represented managerial side of the agile (adaptive) world.   In today’s ever-changing, living, breathing organization, we need to set the stage for engagement and motivation, and think carefully about how to promote discipline and improvement practices.

The Secret Formula for Strategy

Strategy is always a hot topic, but lately it has been given an increased importance with many of today’s leading executives.

Spotlight on PMI West Bengal partnership with Save the Children

STC approached the PMI West Bengal Chapter for a capacity building training on project management. 

 

 

BLUE MOUNTAINEVENTS

 

 

Next Chapter Meeting

March 21, 2017  

Keynote Presentation: Life Happens. Live it! (How to Keep Making Progress, No Matter What Happens), with Jake French

Educational Presentation: The Leadership Secrets of Sergeant Hooper, with Mike Goss

LinkedIn Professional Pictures: A professional photographer will be available to take members’ pictures for their LinkedIn profile. It is our way of saying THANK YOU for being a member!  (4 pm-6:30 pm)

***Late Fee Notice***  Effective immediately, please register by Thursday 3/16 instead of Sunday 3/19 before the Chapter Meeting to avoid a late fee of $15.00. 

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. 

Mentoring Program

April 7, 2017

The deadline for Mentor and Mentee applications is April 7, 2017.

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

PMI Portland Chapter Scholarship is online and open for applications!

Do you know an aspiring young student or returning adult learner who is exploring Project Management as a career? Help them meet their goals through the PMI Educational Foundation (PMIEF) Scholarship. Each year, prospective project management students are awarded this scholarship worth up to $1,000.

Volunteer of the Month

Trisha Bowman was nominated for and awarded the Volunteer of the Month for February.  Congratulations Trisha!  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. Sign in to the jobs forum.

Chapter Toastmasters Club 
Welcome New Volunteers

Newsletter Edited by:  Kaylan Adams and Matt Hoffman

 
 

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