Here at PMI, we can’t believe that Summer is almost over! The days have flown by, as we prepare for all of the exciting events and endeavors taking place this Fall – and beyond! We so look forward to further engaging with the community and sharing in all of the excitement.
On the Critical Path, we provide a look at what’s currently happening around the community in your August Community News You Can Use:
Register for PMI® Organizational Agility Conference 2019: This year, the PMI® Organizational Agility Conference will examine Evolving Approaches to Resilient Value Delivery on Thursday, September 12th. This year, the following speakers will be joining us:
- Josh Seiden – Sense & Respond: Principles for the Next Century of Work
- Tony Maughan – Adopting New Ways of Working: ANZ's Delivery Transformation
- Johanna Rothman – The 3 Principles of Organizational Agility
- Mike Griffiths – The Change Resilient Professional
- Michel Biedermann – Lessons Learned in Hybrid Agile/Waterfall Delivery
- John Medcof – Reinventing the Playbook: Driving Change in the Canadian Federal Government
The virtual conference will explore the concept of change resilience with professionals who are driving it within their organizations—and those who are living it as part of their own development. Register today!
Discover PMI - Ask Us Anything! Series: The next session will be held on September 19th! Join Ansley Stauffer as she discusses Powering Your Career with PMI: Explore the PMI Job Board to Power You Career. For those who cannot attend the live webinar, the session will be posted on-demand.
100,000 Volunteer Hours Reached!: In celebration of PMI’s 50th anniversary, Project Managers around the world have risen to the challenge of pledging 100,000 hours to advancing the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals. PMI announced that the pledge goal (doubled from the original goal) was reached on August 13th. Thank you to everyone who has taken part in the Global Celebration of Service and demonstrated the many ways in which Project Managers have a positive impact in their communities! Read more here.
Community Central: Join the conversation on our new Discussion Forum, Community Central. This is the place for all community talk – site news, announcements, questions regarding ProjectManagement.com. Get started by responding to one of the August Hot Topics!
PMI Standards: PMI is in the midst of a transformation, and as PMI Standards begin to reflect this transformation, we will be engaging with the community through the Critical Path blog. Going forward, you can check-in here for updates and opportunities to share your thoughts and reactions around how we are progressing on our journey. Read more about A Systems Approach to Project Management and The Continuing Evolution of the PMBOK® Guide.
Peerspective: A reminder to check out the Peerspective blog to get to know your fellow Project Managers and community members a little better. Learn from each other’s experiences, challenges, achievements, and insights!
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to a member of the Community Engagement team – we’re happy to help you. As always, stay tuned to the Critical Path for your community news!