PMI-CIC News

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN MEETING AND WORKING WITH YOUR PROJECT MANAGEMENT PEERS? Do you have a desire to be more involved with YOUR local PMI Chapter? Become a volunteer leader and serve on the PMI-CIC Board of Directors!! Nominate yourself or nominate another PMI CIC Member you know who is interested in serving in a PMI CIC Board position, please submit your nomination(s) to PMI-CIC Nominations Committee by email at nominationscommittee@pmi-centraliowa.org by September 20, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.

We are seeking nominations for the following 2018 Board of Director (BoD) elected positions:

  • President- Elect (1-year term; three year commitment) *

  • Vice President – Marketing & Communications (2-year term)

  • Vice President – Professional Development (2-year term)

  • Vice President – Treasury & Finance (2-year term)

    *President Elect is a three year commitment filling the following three one year term positions: President Elect, President and Immediate Past President.

    For more information about these positions, as well as other position on the board, view the board position descriptions https://pmi-centraliowa.org/about-us/board-position-descriptions

    Please see the timeline below for the targeted dates to remember!

    7/20/17             Call for Nominations Sent

    9/20/17            Nominations Close at 5pm

    9/21/17             Receipt of Candidate Package by Nominating Committee Chairperson

    9/22-23/17        Develop slate, send to voting provider and process 30 days before balloting opens

    10/24/17           On-line ballot instructions e-mailed to all members in good standing

    11/10/17           On-line balloting Closes at 5pm

    11/11-22/17      Ballots Tallied & Validated & Verified

    12/1/17             Results Communicated to Members via Web and Newsletter

    TBD                 New Members Attend 2018 Strategic Planning

    1/1/18               BoD Take Office




PMI Central Iowa Chapter welcomes you to view Project Manager Monthly, our monthly Newsletter. Check out the latest edition:  

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President’s Remarks for July 2017 by John Durman, PMP, President PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     John shares his view of current topics and activities in progress for the chapter.

Volunteers and Non-Profits Needed! Join the Collaborate to Succeed Program (C2S)

     Seeking volunteers for the programs as well as non-profits with project needs.

Join the Nomination Committee to Help Us Shape the 2018 Board

     Seeking volunteers for this committee to help recruit and review new board position candidates.

PDD Registration is Now Open! Take Advantage of Early Rates...

      Check out details for our annual event coming October 13th!

PMBOK Tips for July: The Plight of the Overworked Project Manager by Sinikka Waugh, PMP, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     Inspired by the PMBOK, and armed with practical tips, Sinikka Waugh explores all things in the PM world!  

Request for Newsletter Articles

This is an invitation to submit articles related to Project Management, to be published in the monthly newsletter of PMI Central Iowa Chapter. If you are interested in writing an article, please email it to dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org by the 20th of each month.

For Newsletter suggestions, please contact Sinikka Waugh, VP of Communications and Marketing at vp.marketing@pmi-centraliowa.org or Jen Goemann, Director of Newsletter at dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org. If you have constructive ideas and feedback about your local PMI chapter, please contact the board members. Contact information is available at the chapter web site: www.pmi-centraliowa.org 

PMI Central Iowa Chapter welcomes you to view Project Manager Monthly, our monthly Newsletter. Check out the latest edition:  

 Newsletter Topics and Articles:

(Please click on links to access the articles)

President’s Remarks for June 2017 by John Durman, PMP, President PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     John shares his view of current topics and activities in progress for the chapter.

Join us for celebrating 25 Years @ the Iowa Cubs Game! Sign up now!

     It's an exciting time to get involved and network with fellow members to celebrate 25 years as a chapter.

June 15th Chapter Meeting " What is Agile?"  with Lonnie Weaver Johnson 

     Learn about this new way of working and how a PM fits into the scheme. Registration is open!

Reflections from the May Chapter Meeting with John Austin

     Highlights and key learnings from the prior month’s event.

Collaborate to Succeed Program - ISU (C2S Update)

     Learn more about the efforts at ISU this year.

Shape Your Career with Mentorship - PMI-CIC Mentoring Program Spotlight

      Meet a successful match in mentoring and hear their story and learn how to get involved.

Getting to Know the Board - Committee Spotlight on Membership

     Meet your 2017 Membership Committee and get to know your chapter leadership with this who is who introduction.

PMBOK Tips: PM Responsibilities and Competencies by Sinikka Waugh, PMP, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     Inspired by the PMBOK, and armed with practical tips, Sinikka Waugh explores the all things in the PM world!  

PMI-CIC Represents at IBADD Annual Conference

     Members enjoy talking about PMI to attendees at the IBADD professional development event.

 

Request for Newsletter Articles

This is an invitation to submit articles related to Project Management, to be published in the monthly newsletter of PMI Central Iowa Chapter. If you are interested in writing an article, please email it to dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org by the 20th of each month.

For Newsletter suggestions, please contact Sinikka Waugh, VP of Communications and Marketing at vp.marketing@pmi-centraliowa.org or Jen Goemann, Director of Newsletter at dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org. If you have constructive ideas and feedback about your local PMI chapter, please contact the board members. Contact information is available at the chapter web site: www.pmi-centraliowa.org 

PMI Central Iowa Chapter welcomes you to view Project Manager Monthly, our monthly Newsletter. Check out the latest edition:  

 Newsletter Topics and Articles:

(Please click on links to access the articles)

President’s Remarks for May 2017 by John Durman, PMP, President PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     John shares his view of current topics and activities in progress for the chapter.

May 18th Chapter Meeting " Strategic Thinking: Improving Decisions and Enabling Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty" with John Austin  

     Registration is open!

Reflections from the April Chapter Meeting with Jim Ruprecht

     Highlights and key learnings from the prior month’s event.

Collaborate to Succeed Program (C2S Update)

     Learn more about this exciting partnership with local colleges and the impact on the community.

PMI-CIC Military Program

      Get involved in this new initiative today! Learn more...

Website Refresh - Take Our Survey!

     This year as a part of 25 year celebration we plan to give the website a fresh look and feel, take part!

PMBOK Tips April: Lessons in Leadership from a Cottontail  by Sinikka Waugh, PMP, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Central Iowa Chapter

     Inspired by the PMBOK, and armed with practical tips, Sinikka Waugh explores the all things in the PM world!

 

Request for Newsletter Articles

This is an invitation to submit articles related to Project Management, to be published in the monthly newsletter of PMI Central Iowa Chapter. If you are interested in writing an article, please email it to dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org by the 20th of each month.

For Newsletter suggestions, please contact Sinikka Waugh, VP of Communications and Marketing at vp.marketing@pmi-centraliowa.org or Jen Goemann, Director of Newsletter at dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org. If you have constructive ideas and feedback about your local PMI chapter, please contact the board members. Contact information is available at the chapter web site: www.pmi-centraliowa.org 

PMI Central Iowa Chapter welcomes you to view Project Manager Monthly, our monthly Newsletter. Check out the latest edition:  

 Newsletter Topics and Articles:

(Please click on links to access the articles)

President’s Remarks for April 2017 by John Durman, PMP, President PMI Central Iowa Chapter

John shares his view of current topics and activities in progress for the chapter.

April 20th Chapter Meeting "Culture: The Key to Organizational Agility" with Jim Ruprecht

Registration is open!

Reflections from the March Chapter Meeting with Rick Morrison

Highlights and key learnings from the prior month’s event.

PMIEF Scholarship Deadline Reminder!

Don't miss this opportunity, apply by May 1, 2017!

Save the Date! PDD Day 2017!

 Details to follow, get this date reserved and note the change of venue for this year.

Part Waterfall Part Agile - Waterfragile! by Dave Moraniec, PMP, Member, PMI Central Iowa Chapter

Dave shares his views on this growing practice within organizations.

Get to Know Your 2017 Board – Marketing and Communications Team

Meet the team and learn more about their roles and responsibilities!

PMBOK Tips April: PERT by Sinikka Waugh, PMP, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Central Iowa Chapter

Inspired by the PMBOK, and armed with practical tips, Sinikka Waugh explores the concept of PERT.

 

Request for Newsletter Articles

This is an invitation to submit articles related to Project Management, to be published in the monthly newsletter of PMI Central Iowa Chapter. If you are interested in writing an article, please email it to dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org by the 20th of each month.

For Newsletter suggestions, please contact Sinikka Waugh, VP of Communications and Marketing at vp.marketing@pmi-centraliowa.org or Jen Goemann, Director of Newsletter at dir-newsletter@pmi-centraliowa.org. If you have constructive ideas and feedback about your local PMI chapter, please contact the board members. Contact information is available at the chapter web site: www.pmi-centraliowa.org 

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