January 2019 Newsletter Print

    President's Report

    By Bob Frasier, PMI Houston Chapter President

    PMI Houston is 45!

    PMI turning 50 might not surprise you, but can you believe PMI Houston is also turning 45 this year?

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    Spotlight

    Message from our PMI Houston Sponsorship Team


    Carla Callum
    Director of Sponsorship

    As we prepare for another great year of PMI events in 2019, I would like to reach out to all our sponsors and thank you all for your continued support over the years - as well as welcome new sponsors to the Chapter and Conference Sponsorship program.

    Are you interested in becoming a 2019 sponsor? Please click on the link to see how you can become one!

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    We Need (more!) Volunteers, Leaders & Contributors


    Do you want to take your Chapter involvement to the next level?

    Look here to explore other Chapter volunteer opportunities, like Programs Director , Writer/Blogger, and Finance Volunteer (Accounts Payable)!

    PMI Members Want to Meet You! Tell Us Your Story!


    We’d love to hear from you. Click here and tell us a little bit about yourself. Who knows, you might be our next featured member under Member Spotlight!

    Featured Job Opportunities!


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


     

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    Professional Interest

     

    The Future of Project Management

    By Tom Goebel, Director of Communications, PMI Houston

    As PMI turns 50, what lies ahead for the Project Management profession? Where do we go from here?

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    Design vs Utilization

    By: Jeffrey Meyer, PMP

    As Project Managers, we are tasked to be solutions-oriented and results-driven. But what happens when our best solution is not quite what the customer was envisaging?

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    Programs and Meetings

    Registration Now Open for Annual Conference

    Registration is now open for the 2019 PMI Annual Conference. The Conference will be held June 3-4, 2019 at the NRG Center in Houston. Please click on the following link to register

    Call for Speakers Deadline Has Been Extended!

    Thank you to all those who responded to the call for Speakers. We are still accepting calls for speakers until the 15th of January.

    Please click here for answers to your speaker questions. Selections will be made on or before February 1, 2019. 

    Toastmasters Clubs - Tips and Discussions

    By Harold Eaton, PMI Houston Chapter Toastmasters Club

    Continuing with the “90 tips from 90 years” feature from Toastmaster’s    International. 

    Tip 35: “Learn about your personal leadership style” 

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    Upcoming Chapter Meetings

    Visit PMI Houston's website for all current meeting information.

    PMI North:  January 8th

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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    PMI Woodlands: January 15th

    Select the link below to read more about this upcoming get-together!

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    PMI Energy Corridor: January 16th

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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    PMI Southwest: January 16th   

    Select the link below to read more about this upcoming get-together!

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    Professional Development

    Enhance your skills and take your pmp or CAPM exam!

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

    PMP & CAPM PREP COURSE - JANUARY: January 28th

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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    PMP & CAPM PREP COURSE - FEBRUARY: February 25th

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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    SATURDAY PMP & CAPM PREP COURSE - MARCH: March 2nd

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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    PMP & CAPM PREP COURSE - MARCH: March 25th

    Please select the link below to read more or to register!

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