Newsletter – September 2020

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Newsletter – September 2020
PMI membership includes many free resources that can help you power your career and earn valuable PDUs. 1000+ tools, templates and webinars 4 virtual events each year Discounts up to 30% off live events, online courses and popular books in the PMI Store Networking with project managers around the world   Plus, PMI membership includes free access to these digital publications: PMBOK® Guide (available in 12 languages) 19 digital editions of the PMI Standards 57 digital editions of PMI-published books   Happy Learning and earning PDUs!!! Feel free to revert for any further clarifications

PM Quiz September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020
Compiled by Himadri Sekhar Chowdhury Questions: Which type of PMO provides the highest degree of control on the projects in an organization? Which skills helps a PM plan communications based on the organization's political environment? In an agile PLC, which two scope management processes are repeated for each iteration? What is Storyboarding an example of in the collect requirements phase? What do you understand by propinquity?   Answers: Directive Political awareness Validate Scope and Control Scope Prototyping technique The degree to which a risk is perceived to matter by one or more stakeholders

PM Member’s Corner

Newsletter – September 2020
VOICE OF VOLUNTEERS VIRTUAL EVENT - 29.08.2020 Vignesh Sundaram PMI Bangalore Chapter is continually focused on improving the connect with its Volunteers. Volunteers are the bloodline for the chapter activities and operations and the chapter values their feedback and inputs. Keeping this in mind, the Volunteering Team organized the 1st edition of “Voice of Volunteers” on 29th August , 11 AM virtually. About 30 volunteers participated in the event. One of the key aspects to the Bangalore Chapter global recognition is the wide spectrum of volunteers who come from various fields - from IT, ITES,  Manufacturing, Defense, Real Estate, Construction, Telecom to name a few. The diversity was apparent from the queries posed and feedback given. The participants shared their experiences and learning

Chapter News September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020, Uncategorized
Arun Malavalli Chapter successfully completed ONLINE INSTRUCTOR LED TRAINING for PMP Certification on 25th, 26th July & 1st, 2nd August 2020. Participants from the USA,Canada,Germany & India participated. PM Footprints Webinars and E&C PM Footprints Webinars were conducted. PM FootPrints Webinar table{ border : 1px solid #dddddd; } tr, td{ border:1px solid #dddddd; padding:6px; } th{ border:1px solid #dddddd; background-color: rgb(20, 3, 61); color:white; padding:6px; white-space: nowrap; overflow: hidden; } Sl.No Date Speaker Topic 01 8th August 2020 Ms. Sudha Devadas “Covid 19 Challenges and Response” There were more than 100 participants. E & C PM Footprints Anniversary Webinar Sl.No Date Speaker Topic 01 8th August 2020 Mr. Ameya Gu

PM Guest Article September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020
Virtual Onboarding: Experience during Pandemic Priti Anukampa Priti has 20 years of Industry experience in the IT consulting space. She has worked with various companies in her career providing CRM consulting to a wide range of Clients ranging in the sectors from Public services to Pharmaceuticals and Health care.  As a practice leader she was also instrumental in setting up and grooming the SAP CRM practice in previous companies. Now she is playing delivery management role and leads big programs Recently we onboarded a big team for a project right in the middle of the Corona crisis. These are Unique times, yes the new normal. " Well begun is half done", goes the saying. This means that it is critical to pay attention to the project from the very beginning. We had specific checks buil...

PM Guest Article September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020
E&C PM Footprints - 4th Anniversary Vignesh Sundaram Presently working with GSH Group as a Regional Head leading the Facility Management and Project Operations across Karnataka. I possess a B. Tech / M.S in Electrical Engineering. I am a certified PMP and CLSSGB. “What the Future Holds for New Age Project Management Professionals” Mr. Ameya Gumaste, Country Manager – Turner & Townsend, delivered the first session of the 4th Anniversary of the E&C PM Footprints. He possesses 23 years of all-round professional experience in the construction industry both in India and overseas in the areas of Programme Management, Project Management and Cost Management. He has worked on large infrastructure projects and delivered projects and fit-outs across commercial real estate campuses. He lea

Editor’s Note September 2020

Newsletter – September 2020
Editor's NoteDear Readers,The new normal of covid 19 has indeed changed the way we think and live. Everything has become virtual, shopping, schools, tourism and movies. Life has simply changed overnight, but how ready are we for a new normal, as we call it!The new norm requires planning and adhering to plans everytime. In a way we are retraining the human brain to think in a pattern, similar to training a machine.Some times the human brain adapts easily to the changes around in the new normal, however humankind is facing one of the biggest challenges ever thrown at it. This brings us to the quintessential question of how much to retrain.Human kind has been training and adapting to new thoughts, process and ideas from time immemorial. As a race, humans have quickly adapted to changes and pr...