31 May PMInsight

Strategic Transformation

Membership Model Redesign

To be the association of the future, we have to innovate new ways to engage our members. Find out how we are shifting from a transactional relationship with our customers to a personalized experience.

Transformation: What Do You Want to Know?

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

Reach Out – Ask Questions and Share Ideas With PMI

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. Please reach out to us.

PMI 2.0 Value Delivery and Changing the Conversation

Listen to a special episode of the PMI Ireland Chapter podcast featuring PMI President and Chief Executive Officer Sunil Prashara and PMI Chairman of the Board Randy Black. This unique interview recorded at the PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—EMEA in Dublin, Ireland shares the exciting plans for the future of PMI as well as some information on  Mr. Black’s and Mr. Prashara’s backgrounds, details on our new CEO’s first 66 days on the job, and much more.

Need to Know

Be Aware 

Please make sure any images or text used in presentations, other works used by a PMI chapter, or any content posted on chapter website have obtained the appropriate permission from the original owner. If you use an image from any source and permission has not been obtained then the chapter may be subject to certain fees or penalties for infringing on the owner’s rights to their content.

Careers Start Here

Inform your members about PMI’s comprehensive career headquarters. It compiles project management postings from company websites and job boards. Job seekers can now identify themselves as PMI members and identify their PMI certifications, which can help them get hired faster.

Explore opportunities.

Action Items

Essential Resources for New Leaders: In 10 Minutes!

PMI offers chapter leaders many resources. It can be overwhelming! To help new leaders get started in their roles, we have created 10-minute videos with links to the essential resources. Go to PMI.org/VRC and open the Orientation Pack under Chapter Leaders>Resources.

FREE Exclusive Webinar to Maximize PMI Membership

On 19 June 2019 at 12:00 p.m. EST (UTC-5), PMI will guide new members to the resources, networks and knowledge that will help them advance their careers. Through feedback from other members we have found that our “New Member Welcome Webinar” helps maximize memberships, and we want members to take advantage of all the ways PMI can help them. Encourage your chapter members to register today!

This brief webinar will include:

  • Welcome to PMI!
  • How Your Membership Makes a Difference
  • The Value of Membership and Review of Top Benefits
  • Your Personalized PMI.org Experience and How to Access Valuable Tools and Resources
  • Local Chapter Involvement and Volunteering Opportunities
  • How to Access PMI’s Home for Online Community

Leadership Development Opportunities

Have a Travel Grant? Plan to Attend the Chapter Leader Orientation

All volunteers taking a leadership role for the first time in 2019 must attend the Chapter Leader Orientation in order for the chapter to receive reimbursement for an approved Leadership Institute Meeting travel grant. The orientation offers valuable information for new and returning leaders. It is free and available on demand at Orientation.PMI.org.

The Right Kind of Crazy: A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High Stakes Innovation

Adam Steltzner, recognized as one of NASA’s most brilliant engineers and most unique individuals, will be the opening keynote for PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—North America. With a unique, exciting and inspiring narrative, Steltzner discusses the power of human curiosity, the importance of fostering a culture of collaborative innovation and proves that with the Right Kind of Crazy, we can significantly expand boundaries and achieve the impossible. Learn more about this incredible speaker and register for the upcoming LIM in Philadelphia, PA.

Chapter Highlight

The PMI Santa Cruz, Bolivia Chapter Listens to First-Year Members

Learn how the PMI Santa Cruz, Bolivia Chapter listened and responded to their first-year members. Learning what members need will make a difference. Learn more about this chapter’s story

Celebration of Service

Help Us Reach Our Goal of 100,000 Hours in the Global Celebration of Service!

We offer our sincere thanks to all of the PMI chapters, organizations, and individuals who have pledged their commitment to the Global Celebration of Service and helped us reach our goal of 50,000 hours pledged in early May. Now the challenge is on to reach 100,000 hours by 31 December 2019! If you haven’t yet entered a pledge, please get involved and help us work toward the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals and make the world a better place. Learn more and pledge now at PMI.org/Anniversary.


PMIEF – Delivering a Refreshed Strategy

You may have heard about PMIEF’s refreshed strategy to help global youth build key life skills through project management, but how will PMIEF deliver this strategy and how will youth-serving nonprofits and volunteers play a pivotal role? Learn more and see why you should help us spread the word!

PMI in the News

22 April 2019
The Power of Purpose in Projects
By Michael Chavez

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

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