April 2018 Newsletter Print

    President's Report

    By Terry Minhas, PMI Houston Chapter President

    PMI Houston President Terry Minhas talks about upcoming elections for the Board of Directors. Read all about it here.

     

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    Spotlight

    2018 PMI Houston Conference is coming in June!

    Read all about it here, and register here. 

    Meet our Members! – Carmen Segovia, Director of Internal Communications & Sharepoint

    Continuing with our MiniBios series, meet the Chapter’s Director of Internal Communications & Sharepoint, Carmen Segovia. Learn more about Carmen and her participation in PMI Houston and the Project Management profession! Read the full article here. 

    We Need Volunteers and Leaders!

    Do you want to take your Chapter involvement to the next level? Visit Newsletter Content Editor and Writer/Blogger to read about new openings, or look here to explore other Chapter volunteer opportunities, like Programs Director and Finance Volunteer (Accounts Payable)!

    Featured Job Opportunities!

    In search of a new direction? For the latest Project Management job postings, go here


     

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    Professional Interest

    Hyperbole (The Best Thing Ever!)

    By Thomas Goebel, Director of Communications for the PMI Houston Chapter

    Hyperbole is threatening to stop the world in its tracks! Read all about it here.

    Project Management Planning 

    By Keith Willeford, Content Writer

    If you’re looking for guidance about planning for your project, look no further!  Keith Willeford offers a pragmatic breakdown of the American military’s approach to planning here. 

     

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    Programs and Meetings

    Toastmasters Clubs - Tips and Discussions 

    By Harold Eaton, PMI Houston Chapter Toastmasters Club

    This month’s Toastmaster article stresses persistence in our approach to our daily tasks.   

    Read the full article here. 

     

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    Professional Development

    Enhance your skills and professional network in 2017!

    Be sure to periodically check the PMI Houston website for updated listings.

    PMI Galleria: April

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    PMI North: April

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    Networking Event: April 11

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    AGILE Course: April 11

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    PMI Southwest: April

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    PMP & CAPM Prep Course: April 23 - 26

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    Project Management Framework Course: April 30

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    Special Information for Members

    PMI Support

    The following is information from PMI Global regarding certification and membership. They are prepared to offer hardship support for PMI Houston members.  The customer care team can assist you with questions.

    PMI Global Support:

    If you have questions about your certification.

    Reach out to PMI Global customer care.  They can answer questions and provide the best information and solutions.

    3 ways to connect to PMI Customer care:

    Phone  +1 610-356-4600  (8:00 am to 8:00 pm US ET)

    Chat function available through https://www.pmi.org/about/contact (8:00 am to 8:00 pm US ET) or email @ customercare@pmi.org


     

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