5 April PMInsight

Action Items

Enter Your Chapter’s Pledge for the Global Celebration of Service

The Global Celebration of Service is well underway, but we need your pledge! If you are already involved in an ongoing service project or would like to get on board with something new, be sure to go to our pledge form and provide an estimate of your expected hours, number of people participating and a description of your project. Once we have received your pledge, you will receive an email from the PMI team to order t-shirts for all chapter participants. And check out what some other chapters and organizations are doing on our gallery page! Let’s get to that 50,000-hours goal and help make the world a better place for all.

Chapter and MAG Highlights

PMI’s 50th Anniversary – Thank You, PMI Slovenia, Ljubljana Chapter!

The PMI Slovenia, Ljubljana Chapter recently held their annual congress and took the opportunity to celebrate PMI's 50th anniversary in style. “The ingenuity and resourcefulness of our chapters never ceases to amaze me,” said one of our chapter development employees. With just over 100 members and a handful of volunteers leading the chapter, this effort by the PMI Slovenia, Ljubljana Chapter speaks volumes about our volunteers' dedication and genuine love for PMI! Thank you, PMI Slovenia, Ljubljana Chapter.

Leadership Development Opportunities

PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—EMEA Travel Grant

The deadline to apply for a travel grant is 26 April for the PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—EMEA. Find out if your chapter is eligible.

PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—North America

Celebrate PMI’s 50th anniversary in Philadelphia, PA at the PMI® Leadership Institute Meeting 2019—North America. Register for this amazing opportunity to learn and network with fellow volunteers. 

Please reach out to your chapter president and request the Registration Access Code. You will need this to start the registration process.

Audio Recordings of Leadership Institute Meeting (LIM) Sessions

Six sessions from 2018 LIM—North America are now available on PMILearn. Search “audio recording” to access these sessions.

Sustainability and Chapter Finances: What You Need to Know

New to the finance role in your chapter? A must-see is the Chapter Finance module in the 2019 Chapter Leader Orientation. Log in or register today at Orientation.PMI.org.

Need to Know

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 be improving 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.

Join Us in Dublin at the PMI® EMEA Congress and Experience a Dynamic TED Talk!

Just announced: PMI will be partnering with TED to offer a series of TED Talks at the PMI® EMEA Congress in Dublin, where you will experience live talks specially curated to inspire and inform you! We’ll celebrate the bold and the daring—and the entrepreneurs who make the impossible possible. You won’t want to miss this groundbreaking experience at a PMI event! Consider staying for EMEA Congress and register today.

Risk Management Standard to be Released 17 April

The Standard for Risk Management in Portfolios, Programs, and Projects is scheduled to be available for download and purchase on 17 April. It is a useful tool for project, program and portfolio managers as well as risk management professionals. Learn more.

Exposure Drafts: Earned Value Management and Project Estimating

The Standard for Earned Value Management will be made available for public review and comment 1–30 April. The Practice Standard for Project Estimating – Second Edition will also be available for review 7 April–6 May. Visit ed.pmi.org.

PMIEF

Steal This Content! PMIEF Ads You Can Use in Your Marketing

Interested in teaching youth in your area more about project management and how it can help them reach their goals? The PMI Educational Foundation has the tools you need to get started, and now you can easily share them with your members! We’ve created digital ads you can quickly download and drop into your own websites, newsletters or social media posts that link directly to PMIEF’s resource library. “Steal” these ads today!

PMI in the News

28 February 2019

Climbing the Talent Summit
The Times (Talent Management Section – U.K.)

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

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