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PMP Prep Study Group
Wednesday, August 22 ⋅ Simulation Exam on
Friday, August 24

The study group will be offered from 6-8 p.m. on August 22. 

This study group meets regularly to help project managers get ready for the PMBOK® Guide V 6.0 Exam which changed on March 26, 2018!  It will focus on final review of terminology, concepts, areas of strength and questions, questions, and more questions!  

Ready to Sit for the Exam? Sign-up for a Practice Exam on August 24
If you think you're ready to sit for the exam, the chapter is offering a "simulation exam" on Friday, August 24 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. This practice exam will serve as an overview and highlight your areas of strength and weakness. If you pass this practice exam, you will most likely be able to pass the actual exam. Cost is $50 for the simulation exam and registration is required.

Ordering Study Materials
We order the materials at a reduced rate for PMI chapters so please check with us before going to the PMI Marketplace or Amazon. We are unable to ship books, they must be picked-up at the chapter office. Click on the Register button to learn more.


Lunch and Learn - Project Power Hour - No Cost to Attend!
August 22
Limited to the first 15 registrants. Register early!

This month we're focusing on volunteer recruitment. PMI-MCAC President Gabrielle Haskins will share the many volunteer opportunities available within the chapter. Gabrielle will also cover how volunteering may enhance and lead to advancement in your career.

Bring your own lunch and munch. This roundtable provides a forum to share information around project topics of interest. Come learn from your peers, build facilitation skills, expand your professional network and build a peer group of resources you can turn to with questions.  This roundtable will also provide a good mentoring opportunity for those who are seeking certification, growing their career or just want to give back. 


Agile Games
September 15

Are you curious about what makes a good Agile team? Do you want to try out Kanban to see what it's like? Do you like to have fun while learning new skills and techniques? Well we have just the event for you! Come join the PMI-MCAC Agile Community of Practice, Mid-Michigan Agile Group, for a day of fun and games -- Agile Games that is. We’ll start out with learning about how to be good Agile team members on Scrum teams in Mission to Mars, then continue on to learn and refine our Kanban skills, learn ways to better solve problems using Cynefin and Legos, and more! Join us for Agile Games on Saturday, September 15 from 9 to 4:15 for a day of fun and Agile learning. Breakfast and lunch will be served.


Lunch and Learn - Project Power Hour - No Cost to Attend!
September 19
Limited to the first 15 registrants. Register early!

Bring your own lunch and munch. This roundtable provides a forum to share information around project topics of interest. Come learn from your peers, build facilitation skills, expand your professional network and build a peer group of resources you can turn to with questions.  This roundtable will also provide a good mentoring opportunity for those who are seeking certification, growing their career or just want to give back. 


PMI-ACP® Certification Training
September 26-28

 This PMI-ACP training course not only prepares you to lead your next Agile project effort, but ensures that you're prepared to pass the PMI-ACP certification exam. This course provides a proven combination of class learning and testing that prepares students for some of the most difficult of testing situations. Questions are designed to allow you to learn through practice so that you will be able to apply what you have learned for the exam. 

 

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PMI-MCAC Members 

 2018 - 500 Our Goal! 

   July - 395+
55% increase since July 2017!

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What’s Your Annual PDU Check-up?
A year ago PMI launched the new Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) program. It's time to do a check-up and see how you and your colleagues have been earning PDUs so far.


PMI-MCAC Chapter Update
Mei Lim, VP of Programs, shared updates on chapter initiatives at the June Monthly Program. Play the video from the meeting.


Read the Latest Issues of PMNetwork and PMI Today 

PMI Today January 2017

The latest issues of PMNetwork and PMI Today are now available to PMI members. In the current issue of PMNetwork learn about the need for emotional acumen on agile teams, China’s digital dominance and how PMOs can become strategic in the era of digital projects.Be sure to also checkout the latest issue of PMI Today PMI Board member Randy Black explains the importance of actively engaged executive sponsors.

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