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Welcome to the PMI Southern Maryland Book Club!

Support your career development and earn PDUs through the PMI SOMD Book Club - from home!

Here's how the PMI SOMD Book Club works:

1. Go to the "Event Calendar Page"

2. Purchase the PM Book of the month from the Amazon link provided on the event calendar page.

3. Register for the 1-hour Book Review Online

4. You will receive an email with the link to the WebEx prior to the meeting.

5. Earn 1 PDU for the 1 hour event (and self-report PDUs for reading your book)

 

We have selected a series of books that cover the talent triangle and PM Knowledge Areas for the next 12 months.  You will be able to purchase and read ahead for the upcoming meetings:

Books of the Month    

 Month  Title/Author  Category  Amazon Link

 July 2019

The Persuasive Project Manager

Dr. Bill Brantley

 Leadership
 August 2019

Contract Management for Non-Specialists: A Bite-Sized Business Book (Bite-Sized Books)

Paul Davies

Strategic

Contract Management

 September, 2019

15 Secrets Successful People Know About Time Management: The Productivity Habits of 7 Billionaires, 13 Olympic Athletes, 29 Straight-A Students, and 239 Entrepreneurs

Kevin Kruse

Leadership

Time Management

 October 2019

Primary Greatness: The 12 Levers of Success

Steven R. Covey

Leadership
 November 2019

Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ

Daniel Goleman

Leadership

 December 2019

Agile Project Management QuickStart Guide: A Simplified Beginners Guide To Agile Project Management

Ed Stark

Technical
January 2020

Identifying and Managing Project Risk: Essential Tools for Failure-Proofing Your Project

Tom Kendrick

Technical

February 2020

Six Simple Rules: How to Manage Complexity without Getting Complicated

Yves Morieux

Strategic

Managing Complexity

March 2020

Strategic Planning - A Pragmatic Guide

John H. Dobbs, John F. Dobbs

Strategic

Strategic Planning

April 2020

The Decision Book: Fifty Models for Strategic Thinking (Fully Revised Edition)

Mikael Krogerus, Roman Tsch├Ąppeler,  Jenny Piening

Strategic

Strategic Thinking

May 2020

Project Management Case Studies: Third Edition

Harold R. Kerzner

Technical
June 2020

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable

Patrick Lencioni

Leadership