The PMI Westchester Chapter is pleased to announce a 2-day PMP Exam Review course, which will assist the PMP Certification candidate in preparing for the PMP Exam -- the four-hour exam required for this valuable globally-recognized credential. This course will be offered on the Westchester campus of Iona College in New Rochelle, NY. The 2 seven and a half hour sessions will be conducted on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., starting on 04 Feb 2017 and ending on 11 Feb 2017. Select "Read more" to see more details and to register!
Happy New Year!!! This is a time for fresh and new beginnings. Many people make resolutions to do something different in the new year. Perhaps it’s to lose those few extra holiday pounds or spend more time with family and friends. Personally, I don’t make yearly resolutions, but rather I take a look at how I can change and improve my overall life. Last year I worked really hard on removing negativity in my life and focused on surrounding myself with people who are smart, intelligent, and can teach me...
Holidays and Giving Back
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, we look towards the next set of holidays. Many of us will attend numerous parties, start shopping for co-workers, friends, and family, and prepare or attend another feast. PMI Westchester has been busy making sure our December 13th Chapter meeting is one you will enjoy. This month we start at 5 p.m. with a networking and hors d’oeuvre hour, followed by our normal Chapter meeting programming. I want to extend my gratitude to the entire Program team for organizing and planning ...
As the holiday season begins to approach us, we start to think about how we can give back to those in need, our neighbors, our friends, and our families. PMI Westchester is marching towards achieving our objective of giving back to the community in the form of volunteering.
The latest edition of PMI Westchester's "The Critical Path" is now available on line!
We can all relate to seeing the flaws of our profession and sometimes we just need a little help remembering all of the reasons that we should LOVE what we do! Dale Myers points out the "6 Things to Love about being a Project Manager!"
The first edition of PMI Westchester's "The Critical Path" for the 2016-2017 season is available on-line. We've got an edition full of tips to help you manage your projects.
Jason Scriven starts us off with "3 Friends A New Project Manager Should Make". He discusses the areas that first-time project managers should focus on to start building key relationships.
Do you ever feel overwhelmed trying to walk the line while managing conflict between PMs and Performers, while trying to effectively estimate cost or project duration? George Pitagorsky shares best practices to eliminate conflict.
Matt Keener shares his Top 4 PM Tips to keep virtual teammates on track.
Welcome to a brand new and exciting upcoming season of PMI Westchester!
First, I want to personally thank my predecessor, Pawan Kumar.
Second, I am very honored to be your new President. With a new Board of Directors in place, we are looking to bring new growth and expansion to our project management community.
The PMI Westchester Chapter is providing another PMP Exam Preparation course this Fall to assist the PMP Certification candidate in preparing for the PMP Exam -- the four-hour exam required for this valuable globally-recognized credential. The course will be offered on the Westchester campus of Iona College in New Rochelle, NY, in 5 seven-hour sessions, Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m., starting on 01 Oct 2016 and ending on 29 Oct 2016.
The results of the PMI Westchester Chapter elections are as follows:
Chapter President: Brenda Horton
Vice President of Programs: Michael Byrnes
Vice President of Career and Professional Development: Tom Smith
Vice President of Communications: Rob Candee
The new officers were announced in the Annual Business Meeting portion of the June Chapter meeting, and take office on July 1st, as per the Chapter bylaws.
The latest edition of PMI Westchester's "The Critical Path" is available on-line.
We've got an edition full of tips to help you manage your projects. Sharon Florentine starts us off with ways to be a better project manager. She discusses the areas we should focus our time mastering.
Project teams are all about communication, or at least they should be, every day. However, do you ever feel overwhelmed by it all? Moira Alexander gives us ways to effectively communicate during the course of a project.