January 2020 Print

President's Report

Happy New Year

We have some exciting changes in store for 2020 which includes some new meeting locations, meeting format changes, new newsletter format (this is in progreess and this is not our final format), a new website and more. 

Branden Coleman, our new chapter president, present the 2020 vision and provide an overview of some of the changes at the Charlotte Community meeting on January 21st. Get more information and register here: Charlotte Community Meeting

We are also proud to be able to offer you a free exclusive webinar led by the globally recognized PM expert Dr. Harold Kerzner as a result of our chapter being a winner in IIL's PMI Chapter Challenge contest (details at the bottom of this newsletter and yes, you will get a PDU for attending).


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Calendar of Events

Huntersville-Mooresville – West Lake Norman attendees

Community Meetings

Special Events

If don't see your community listed, vist our Calendar of Events page for the most current listing.


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Professional Development

Join The PMP/CAPM Prep Course

We are offering two options: In-Person (startes 1/25) and Virtual (starts 2/22).
Existing PMPs PMPs can earn 35 PDUs for attending the course. In addition, helping study groups earns the PMP 1 PDU for every hour mentoring (up to 15 hours), and that is free!
For more information and to register visit: PMP/CAPM Prep Course

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PDU and Educational Opportunities from our Partners


Learn more about upcoming PDU and educational opportunities that are offered by our partners. Many of these partners offer discounts to PMI Metrolina Chapter members and participants. Please visit the Educational Opportunities page on the chapter website for discount codes (some as high as 30%) and offers that might apply to the courses.

Agility IQ, CPCC, and UNCC all have classes starting in January (see page for details)!

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Volunteer Spotlight

Pauline Robinson is the Director for Huntersville and Cabarrus. She immediately hit the ground running from day 1 and immersed herself into the culture of her communities. She also lent her voice to our Programs onboarding video. Her collaborative nature and leadership was felt immediately. Thank you Pauline!

She has worked within the Healthcare industry for several years, while specializing in Information Technology. She has a Master’s in Healthcare Administration and is PMP certified. Pauline is the owner of P Robins Consulting. and has years of experience teaching at church or college settings.

Her years of experience has always placed her in the realm of customer service, ultimately, providing the best to her customers as needed, whether project management, management, analysis, or in a coaching capacity.

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Volunteer Opportunities

PMI Metrolina Volunteers working at Habitat For Humanity

Volunteering connects you to others and can help you advance your career. For a list of opportunities available visit: https://vrms.pmi.org/ and filter on the PMI Metrolina chapter. 

If you don't see what you are looking for or want more information, please contact anyone of the members of our leadership team (see https://pmi-metrolina.com/Leadership for contacts for each area).

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Articles of Interest

FREE PDU and $20 Discount on Innovation Project Management
As a result of PMI Metrolina being a winner in the Internatoniol Institute for Learning's PMI Chapter Challenge, all members of PMI Metrolina can attend a exclusive webinar led by the globally recognized PM expert Dr. Harold Kerzner for free.

An Introduction to Innovation Project Management

Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

(If you aren’t able to attend at the specified time, register to receive a copy of the recorded session.)

PDUs: This webinar provides up to 1.0 PDU (0.5 Technical Project Management for PMP/PgMP and 0.5 Strategic & Business Management).

Register Here: IIL Free Webinar

You can also order your physical or digital copy of the book here. Use the promo code “CHAPTERDRK” at checkout to claim the $20 discount.


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