Join us for the May Networking Event at the NEW ROAM location at Lenox. Featuring a structured networking activity and an opportunity to chat with peers and PMI Atlanta leaders, this event also provides a presentation to improve your project management and professional skills. Explore this new beautiful location with us!
PMI Atlanta Technology Forum provides an environment for Project Managers to adopt and benefit from the latest technology in their professional life and career. The forum also plans to bring speakers to discuss & share the best practices in technology.
The most profound asset (and the biggest threat) to the success of your project is its stakeholders. In this session we will review the following concepts:
Proactively leveraging stakeholder involvement throughout the entire lifecycle will have a significant positive impact on successful project execution!
The Governance Forum provides value to the PMI Atlanta community by offering participants:
Discussion of field-tested best practices, Decisions frameworks to assess culture and apply optimal strategy, Key takeaways to “take to work tomorrow” to maximize realization of value through introduction and standardization of best practices in the oversight and execution of projects, programs, and portfolios.
If you would like to earn PDUs while improving your communications and leadership skills, this opportunity is for you! PMI Atlanta has teamed up with Toastmasters International to offer you a chance to hone your public speaking, critical listening, and leadership skills in a supportive environment. You will also have an opportunity to practice speaking off-the-cuff, giving and receiving feedback, emceeing a meeting, and many other valuable business skills. Since this club is exclusively for PMI Atlanta members, you will also have an opportunity to develop bonds within the PMI community.
The Agile Forum meetings offer an opportunity for professional networking and knowledge sharing with other agile practitioners as well as provide a learning environment for professionals interested in learning about agile techniques. Everyone is welcome to participate.
The PMI Atlanta Executive Board of Directors decided that it is in the best interest of our stakeholders to continue our programs via virtual meetings through April 30, 2020. We have made this decision due to the COVID-19 pandemic, while keeping everyone’s health and safety as a top priority. As we head towards the end of April, we will decide on how to proceed with the month of May. Since the Project Management Day of Service (PMDOS), originally scheduled for April 25, 2020, is a format that...
Written By Marcia Trajano, PMP Overview On February 20th, The PMI Healthcare Forum presented “Emotional Intelligence”, a topic explored by Mark Higham, PMP, PMI-ACP. Mark began the presentation by defining emotional intelligence and what it represents to us, and discussed four elements of emotional intelligence: Internal Focus: Self-awareness & Self-management External Focus: Social-awareness & Relationship Development Referencing the well-known saying, “perception is reality,” Mark shared the...
Written By Paulette Hamilton Overview On February 26, 2020 the PMI Atlanta Governance Forum was pleased to host Karen Crumpton White as she spoke on the topic of “Developing Project Managers.” Ms. White shared the details of how she and her peers transform new college graduate interns into project management leaders via the COX LEAD program. Ms. White spoke about how project managers are expected to be leaders, but few get the opportunity to build and develop their leadership potential in the...