PMI Central Alabama Chapter

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Collat School of Business Professional Education

These are the remaining 2020 offerings with UAB related to PMI:

PLUS…scholarships are available so people can go for FREE!!! More details can be found here!

Please share this exciting information with women who may be interested in applying for full scholarships! Contact Elizabeth Wright with any questions.

If you have changed your phone number or email address recently, then update your contact information with PMI International at www.pmi.org. Each month, our chapter pulls updated email addresses from PMI, so there is no need to inform us of your contact information change. Below are the steps for updating your email with PMI:

  1. Go to www.pmi.org and sign in.
  2. Click on “myPMI” directly under the upper left PMI image.
  3. Click on 'Edit my profile'.
  4. Update your email/phone information and click “Save”.

As a way to give back to our chapter members and encourage participation in chapter meetings we are providing free chapter meetings in 2020. Here are the requirements for attending the meetings for free:

  • Must be a current PMICAC chapter member
  • Must register for the chapter meeting by the cutoff date via the PMICAC website
    • Cutoff date is 5PM CST the Friday before the chapter meeting

If you do not register by the cutoff date/time and attend as a walk-in, we will charge the normal walk-in price of $25 for attending the meeting. Registering early for and attending every chapter meeting in 2020 is worth $200 to each member.

If you were able to make the August luncheon, you’ll understand why we are so excited to welcome April Clark back for more information on Reach & Teach. If you missed the meeting, find out more about their program here. You can also check out their YouTube channel here

Our Chapter is teaming up with Reach & Teach to help students and teachers plan and host a rock concert at their school. Students will do all of the work, but it’s a big undertaking…which is where Project Management comes in! We are going to meet with April on Thursday, October 10th, to take a deeper dive into their curriculum and brainstorm ways our Chapter can get involved.

This is open to all members and will count towards “giving back” PDU’s. Even better, this is a great way to get involved in our community and bringing project management to the next generation.

Meeting Details:

When: Thursday, October 10th, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Where: Hoover Public Library Café (East 59 Vintage Café)
200 Municipal Drive, Hoover, AL 35216
Note: Food and beverages are available for purchase at the café until 7:00 pm.

Please RSVP to Mindy Wyatt, PMIef Liaison

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Join the PMI Central Alabama Chapter in supporting veterans by bringing a donation to the April chapter meeting on April 16, 2019! Attendees will have the opportunity to show their support of veterans in our area by donating items for Priority Veteran care packages. The following items are needed:

  • Laundry Baskets
  • Pots/Pans
  • Cleaning items
  • Towels
  • Food storage containers
  • Ziploc bags
  • Toilet paper
  • Laundry detergent

Items will be given to Priority Veteran

New Year: New Skills!
Earn a Project Management Certificate!

NEW PMP Test Preparation Course!

Register today for one of the UAB Collat School of Business Project Management courses! Earn a Project Management Certificate and more...

Please forward this email to anyone you know who might be interested in taking our Project Management course and/or our NEW PMP Test Prep Course
and Microsoft Project Course!

 

REGISTER NOW!

Deadline to register for the Project Management Foundations Course is January 16th.

Please send inquiries to Cori Miller Perdue, Ph.D., Director of Professional Education