18 September 2020

Leadership Development Opportunities

Don’t Miss This Important Message from PMI President & CEO, Sunil Prashara

Learn about PMI strategy from PMI President & CEO, Sunil Prashara, and Tony Appleby, Chair of PMI’s Board of Directors at the PMI® Virtual Leadership Institute Meeting 2020—17 October. The full agenda is available now on the LIM webpage. Attendance is free, but you must register! Register for the PMI® Virtual Leadership Institute Meeting 2020—17 October today!

Virtual Experience Series Event Discount for Chapter Leaders

To show our appreciation for your dedication to PMI, we are offering verified chapter leaders discounted registration to upcoming virtual events on 20 October and 9 December. Register using the Promo Code VESVOL to get 50% off member pricing, or register at member rates for the Series Pass and you could earn 70+ PDUs!

Best Practices in First-Year Member Engagement

First-year member engagement is one of the keys to successful retention rates. Learn how top-performing chapters engage in this important segment of their membership in the First-Year Chapter Membership Best Practices Video. You can also find the video in the VRC>Chapter Leaders>Resources>Recruiting & Retaining Members.

Action Item

Your 45 Seconds of Fame Await—But the Deadline Is Approaching

The first-ever PMI Talent Show will debut at the PMI® Virtual Leadership Institute Meeting 2020—17 October. Don’t miss this chance to show off your talent. Deadline for submission is 21 September. See the Virtual LIM website for full details.

Need to Know

Chapter Collaboration Platform Launches End of September!

PMI is taking global collaboration among its chapters to the next level! In response to requests for better interconnection among chapter leaders, PMI is launching the Chapter Collaboration Platform (CCP). The platform includes a chapter directory, collaboration and communication tools (instant messages, forums, etc.), communities, and calendar and document sharing. Watch PMInsight for updates.

Chapter Highlights

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter's Sustainability Program

The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter's Sustainability Program featured a documentary screening followed by breakout discussions to identify possible actions to address the plastics crisis. Read about this successful chapter event.

Virtual Africa Conference

Since its first edition in 2015, the Africa Conference has been aimed at bringing together hundreds of project, programme and portfolio managers from around the world and increasing PMI exposure on the continent. Challenged by the global pandemic we had the opportunity to try something new for the event’s fifth edition that took place last Sunday, 6 September. Read more about the 2020 Virtual Africa Conference.

PMI News

100 Associations Who Will Save the World

PMI is getting noticed—all because of you! Congratulations to our PMs and volunteers for your life-changing work which helped PMI be honored as one of the top 100 Associations that Will Save the World by @ASAEcenter.

Free Job Postings!

Given the current global situation, with COVID-19 leading to the loss of so many jobs, PMI is running a two-month promotion for employers and offering free job postings from 9/15/2020 through 11/15/2020. Employers can post a job and select the standard 45 Day Job Posting. At checkout, enter promo code "promo100" for a 100% discount. This offer is good only for the standard 45 Day Job Posting.

Join Us for the Virtual Experience Series

Whether we’re facing challenges, finding solutions or inventing opportunities, it’s never been more important to approach projects from a global perspective. And wherever you are on the PM journey, we have you covered at the Virtual Experience Series! Register today for the 20 October installment of the series!

Future 50

A new generation of project talent is rising around the world. Meet the 50 young standout project leaders who are representing a wave of change that will reshape the future.

Check out the Projectified® podcast

Listen to a series of conversations from leading-edge thinkers about hot topics and emerging trends impacting the world of project management. Tune in Today!

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Join us online for a free virtual experience with specially curated TED Talks from the PMI community. Meet the speakers and learn about the fun activities scheduled for this two day event. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from your peers and join the fun! Register today.

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News You Need to Know from PMIEF

As chapter leaders, we know you want to stay up-to-date on the incredible social good activities happening around the world. So, be sure to sign up for PMIEF’s monthly PM for Social Good® newsletter to be the first to hear about exciting chapter projects and activities, helpful educational resources, scholarships, events and much more!