Topic: 9 Habits of Project Leaders
There are no shortcuts to achieving excellence in leadership. Seasoned project managers know that the qualities that bring about successful business results come from experience and daily practice. They also know that measurable improvements can come from simple, positive changes in how people work, interact, and grow together to create meaningful relationships.
9 Habits of Project Leaders is about transforming a good project manager into a great project leader by adding nine simple yet powerful habits to the project execution toolbox. Arun Singhal and Puja Bhatt collected real data, through interviews and surveys, from more than 50 top-level project professionals from diverse industries over a period of 30 years, yielding the top common-sense habits of effective leadership, specifically tailored to the field of project management.
Network with your fellow project management professionals, learn about Program Management Institute activities in Southern Maryland, and discover opportunities to get PDUs.
|Date||May 30, 2019|
|Time||5 - 7:30 PM|
|Location||Taphouse 1637 at Bollywood|
|23148 Three Notch Rd|
Free appetizers. Cash bar.
Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) are important in Military and Commercial applications. The University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site in California, MD, stands at the forefront of UAS rulemaking, commercialization, and national airspace integration. Formed in 2014, test site experts leverage their approximately 150 years of combined experience in military and civilian aviation, engineering, and project management to accelerate the safe, responsible application of UAS in public and private industries.
Join PMI SOMD on Tuesday, June 11, from 6 to 7:30 at the University of Maryland UAS Test Site to gain UAS industry knowledge via a presentation and tour of the facility.
$15 for PMI Southern Maryland Chapter members; $18 for non-members
The Project Management Institute (PMI®) Southern Maryland Chapter is pleased to offer a 4-day Project Management Professional (PMP) Accelerated Prep Course that will provide a very thorough review of Project Managemnt Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) content and concepts in order to prepare students to take the PMP or CAPM exam. This course is aimed at assisting those who have been previously exposed to the PMBOK and PMI's methodologies.
UM Technology Ventures Building
5018 College Avenue, Seminar Rm. 1121
College Park, MD 20740
Topic: Negotiating: Three Key Strategies for Success
A presentation for Project Managers and Program Managers with a focus on successful negotiation strategies. A review of agile techniques and approaches to leverage project management PMBOK best practices and processes to positively negotiate with cross-functional stakeholders to effectively manage project and contract requirements in the business world.
The recipe for successful implementation of mission critical projects and strategic initiatives requires strong negotiation strategies during the entire project lifecycle. Debra Brown will share some tangible approaches and strategies to navigate through complex technology and project changes utilizing negotiation skills to maintain engagement of diverse stakeholders for project success.