Straight Talk with PMI
In Straight Talk with PMI, we explore topics that are timely and relevant to our organization and our various stakeholders—in a simple 1:1 or 1:2 format.
This episode is all about transformation—learn how radical innovation, leadership and the impact of all things digital are transforming society and business.
PART 1 - Introducing Peter Hinssen
PART 2 - The “Never Normal”
PART 3 - Comparative Advantages in Navigating Change
PART 4 - Making Innovation a Reality
Part 5 - Individual Changemakers in a Sea of Uncertainty
Hear how we're broadening our community and focusing on empowering youth in this episode of Straight Talk with Sunil.
PART 1 - Introducing Anja Blancha
PART 2 - Introducing Kenneth Harris II
PART 3 - PMI's Youth Strategy
PART 4 - The Importance of Mentoring
Part 5 - Overcoming challenges and conventional thinking
In this episode Sunil takes a deep dive into the world of agile—and specifically how we can make the government more agile.
Part 1 - Introducing Business Agility to Governments
Part 2 - Building an Agile Federal Government: A Call to Action
Part 3 - Deep Dive on Agile Recommendations
Part 4 - Moving Forward: Next Steps the Government can take Today
President and CEO Sunil Prashara sat down with the four newest members of the Board, who were recently added to serve 3 year terms.
Part 1 - Welcome Matt and Pablo!
Part 2 - PMI 4.0 and "Changemakers"
Part 3 - The Regional Focus and Managing Directors
Part 4 - Leading Transformation, at PMI and Beyond
Part 5 - What Excites our New Directors?
Part 6 –Welcome Aga and Ike!
Part 7–Realizing 4.0 - How do we get there?
Part 8–COVID: Challenges, opportunities, and emerging from the crisis
Part 9–Getting closer and delighting our Stakeholders
Part 10–PMI's focus on Social Good
PMI President and CEO Sunil Prashara recently sat down with VP of Global Experience and Solutions Mike DePrisco to discuss PMI’s overall product strategy and roadmap, how we’ve responded and thrived amidst the crises of 2020, and what’s next for our global community.
Part 1 – Strategy Overview and Moving Forward
Part 2 – Overcoming the Challenges of 2020
Part 3 – The Process: Leading in the Marketplace
Part 4 – Emerging Products: The Roadmap
Part 5 – Resilience in 2021 and Beyond
Episode 11 of Straight Talk is a bit different — Sunil passed the baton to VP of Global Experience & Solutions Mike DePrisco, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer Dave Garrett, and Chief Operating Officer Joe Cahill!
As we start to wrap up the year, I encourage you to take some time to watch these brief conversations as they reflect on several of our important initiatives from 2020.
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 11, Part 1: Online Proctored Testing with Pearson Vue
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 11, Part 2: PMI and Social Responsibility
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 11, Part 3: COVID-19 Response
In Episode 10, Sunil speaks with several members of the PMI Board of Directors for brief, wide-ranging conversations on their contributions and perspectives on the PMI community.
In this episode, Sunil speaks with Mary Pat Kessler to discuss the role of the Government Relations team, ad sales and the Knowledge Initiative. They also share their thoughts on ‘growth’ at PMI.
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 9, Part 1: The role of Government Relations team
Straight Talk with Sunil– Episode 9, Part 2: What are ad sales?
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 9, Part 3: What is the Knowledge Initiative?
Straight Talk with Sunil – Episode 9, Part 4: Your experience and background
In the latest episode of “Straight Talk With Sunil” (recorded before the coronavirus outbreak), Sunil chats with Christine Toto, Director of Marketing and Customer Development for PMI. They discuss how the Marketing function at PMI engages with our customers, and how they are delivering value for PMI stakeholders around the world.
Straight Talk with Sunil - Episode 8
In this episode of “Straight Talk With Sunil” (recorded before the coronavirus outbreak), Sunil sat down with Mark Emery, Director of Customer Care for PMI. They talk about how PMI handles customer inquiries and requests, how the organization benchmarks its success, and new ways for communicating with PMI stakeholders across the globe.
Straight Talk with Sunil - Episode 7
In this episode of “Straight Talk With Sunil” (recorded before the coronavirus outbreak), Sunil interviews Devyn Colson, Director of IT Operations for PMI. They discuss how IT Operations is delivering results and support for PMI employees, as well as the stakeholders they serve around the world.
Straight Talk with Sunil - Episode 6
In the latest episode of “Straight Talk with Sunil,” Sunil sat down with Sierra Hampton-Simmons, Portfolio Leader/Head of Certification, to talk about upcoming changes to the PMP exam that become effective 1 July 2020. Sierra outlines why and how the exam is changing, and what aspiring test takers can expect.
Straight Talk with Sunil: Episode 5 – Certification (Part 1)
Straight Talk with Sunil: Episode 5 – Certification (Part 2)
Sunil sat down with Brantlee Underhill, Director of Chapters and Volunteers, for the next instalment of "Straight Talk with Sunil." Brantlee provides a good overview of the support we provide to chapters around the world, and I ask some tough questions about membership fees, chapter organization and requirements, the relationship of chapters to R.E.P.s, and lots more!