19 April PMInsight

PMI Strategic Transformation

Addressing Your Transformation Questions

To increase engagement and conversation around topics you are most interested in learning about regarding PMI’s strategic transformation, we will listen to your requests for topics and in response will share short videos from a variety of business owners and team members.

Transformation: What Do You Want to Know?

Complete a survey telling us what you would most like to hear about PMI’s transformational journey. Surveys will be updated regularly.

Reach Out – Ask questions and share ideas with PMI.

As a way to increase dialogue and understanding between volunteer leaders and PMI, we invite you to submit your thoughts, feedback and questions on PMI’s transformation – or any topic related to your experience with PMI. Send an email to ChapterSupport@pmi.org. The email box will be monitored regularly and messages will be forwarded to the person most appropriate to respond or take action. We want to hear your ideas and feedback, and invite you to reach out to us!

Action Items

How to Engage Emerging Professionals With Your Local Chapter

Hear emerging project management practitioners share the why behind their engagement with local chapters. Search “audio recording” in PMILearn to access the recording.

Chapter and MAG Highlights

PMI® Leadership Institute (LIM) 2019 Region Meetings in Motion

We are in full swing with the North America region meetings. This is a great time for our chapter leaders to learn and network from each other and PMI staff about updates and best practices. We have had several great region meetings in the first quarter of 2019. Thank you to the host chapters who have graciously provided their time and energy to support the chapter leaders of their region. Our chapter leaders enjoy this time to collaborate with other leaders in similar roles, while sharing and learning from each other. Annual planning, the Catalog of Core Services, governance and PMI resources are just a few of the topics that our leaders have come to enjoy and expand upon.

PMI Leadership Institute 2019 Region 6 meeting
29–31 March 2019
Hosted by PMI Austin Chapter

PMI Leadership Institute 2019 Region 7 meeting
14–16 March 2019
Hosted by PMI San Francisco Bay Area Chapter

PMI Leadership Institute 2019 Regions 5/14 combined meeting
7–9 March 2019
Hosted by PMI Atlanta Chapter

Leadership Development Opportunities

Workshop: Integrated Retention Strategy for Membership

Do you need assistance in developing a strategy for membership retention in your PMI chapter? Join us in Dublin for the PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—EMEA and attend the Workshop: Integrated Retention Strategy for Membership on Sunday, 12 May. This 2-hour session will focus on topics from first-year engagement to best practices from a local chapter. Register today for this event and make improving membership retention your focus.

PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—North America: Keynote Speakers Announced

What do a past-aspiring rock star, the “Warhol of Wall Street” and Wharton’s top-rated professor for six straight years have in common? They are the keynote speakers for the upcoming PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—North America. Learn how Adam Stelzner, Erik Wahl, and Adam Grant share their unique perspectives on leadership, collaboration, and teamwork. Register today for this most anticipated event.

Are You Ready to Lead Your Chapter?

You raised your hand, got elected or rolled into a chapter leader role. Are you ready to lead? Let PMI help you prepare for your role. The Chapter Leader Orientation provides three videos on general leadership topics and five role-specific videos. Register or login today: Orientation.PMI.org.

Need to Know

MMR | Personalized Experience

Launching MVP Tests of engagement tools that will personalize our members experience with PMI. Learn more about Membership Model Redesign (MMR).

All PMI Certification Exams Moving to Pearson VUE

In our strategic plan, we committed to putting customers at the forefront of our offerings. The first change will improve our certification exam-delivery experience. Exam candidates can now schedule their exams for PMP®, PgMP®, PfMP®, PMI-PBA®, PMI-RMP® and PMI-SP® through Pearson VUE. This will provide more test locations, online proctoring for PMI-ACP® and CAPM® exams and better access for U.S. military members. Testing with Pearson VUE will begin 1 July 2019. Testing at Prometric will end on 30 June.

Learn the details on PMI.org/update-center.

Call for Presentation Proposals Is Open for PMO Symposium®

PMI is looking for experienced PMO leaders directing project and program teams who can take theory to practice and share insightful, actionable knowledge as part of the PMO Symposium education program. The call for presentation proposals is open until 3 May.


PMIEF Academic Scholarships – Take Your PM Knowledge to the Next Level

Are you or someone you know looking to grow your project management skill set this year? The PMIEF academic scholarships could be the perfect opportunity. The application process is simple, no-cost and allows you to be considered for multiple opportunities. With the 1 May deadline fast approaching, get started today!

PMI in the News

21 February 2019

Future of project management in a world of digitalisation

The Times (Talent Management Section – U.K.)

To read more articles, please visit PMI in the News on PMI.org.


Have a #PM question? Join the conversation on the official PMI LinkedIn discussion group! ow.ly/uAnf30oeJSk

When it comes to requesting #references for a new #job, #project managers agree: Do it in person. ow.ly/CFmF30nPMRk #PMNetwork #pmot #careertip

Multi-generational, multi-skilled workforces mean stronger, more versatile teams. Projectified™ with PMI #podcast guests discuss collaboration across age groups, and a PMO director from Slack outlines how to recruit and retain young talent. ow.ly/vlCA30odCqL

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