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SNEC-PMI November 2017 Chapter Meeting

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Wednesday, November 08, 2017, 05:00pm - 08:15pm

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Baci Grill
134 Berlin Road
Cromwell, CT
(click here for directions)

5:00 - 5:30 pm - Check-In and Networking
5:30 - 6:00 pm - First Presentation
6:00 - 6:30 pm - Dinner
6:30 - 8:00 pm - Second Presentation
8:00 - 8:15 pm - Wrap-up and Networking

Costs: Pre-Register At the Door
SNEC Members $35 $40
Non-SNEC Members $45 $50
Note: Members must LOGIN to website prior to registering to obtain their $10 discount
Online Registration Registration closes:
Monday, November 6, 2017 at Midnight

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The PM for this event is: Lauri Johnson
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Tele: 203-610-1836


CTSBDC services and related resources available to small businesses at no or low cost

The Connecticut Small Business Development Center (CTSBDC) provides no-cost, confidential assistance to both startup and growing small businesses in such areas as:

  • Business plan development
  • Growth strategies
  • Finding financing
  • Market research
  • International trade
  • Disruption preparedness
  • And many more

At the SNEC-PMI November dinner meeting, find out what the CTSBDC can do for a business.  Business Advisor Jim Jackson, stationed in Middletown, will present an overview of the CTSBDC and answer your questions about this valuable service.

Talent Triangle

PDU Info: You will need to record and self-report your PDU's for this activity. Following the guidelines of the new CCR program and the PMI Talent Triangle®, the PDU's for this course can be applied as follows:

0.5 PDU - Strategic and Business Management


Jim JacksonAn advisor to business owners, executive coach and public speaker, Jim Jackson is a Business Advisor with the Connecticut Small Business Development Center stationed in Middletown, CT. 

Jim's prior experience includes over 25 years of product design, manufacturing and management in product fields ranging from education, commercial, military and aerospace including a high-tech start-up and heading a Fortune 500 aerospace manufacturing division.  Followed by 23 years in small business management consulting, this mix of experience allows him to work effectively with nearly any type of business. 


Managing your career as a PM

Whether you're seeking a new opportunity, or love your current position and company, it's become even more important to actively manage your career.  During this discussion, Dan will cover the following topics:

  • Trends in Project Management
  • An Employer's Perspective on Important Skills
  • How to Leverage LinkedIn
  • Searching for a New Position - What Works, and What Doesn't?
  • Bouncing Back from a Layoff
  • Networking Effectively
  • Resume Tips
  • Interview Questions
  • Employee vs. Consultant Considerations
Talent Triangle

PDU Info: You will need to record and self-report your PDU's for this activity. Following the guidelines of the new CCR program and the PMI Talent Triangle®, the PDU's for this course can be applied as follows:

1.5 PDU - Leadership


Dan JohnsonDan Johnson is a PMP and Certified ScrumMaster who has been managing projects up to $15 million in size over the past 10+ years.  He has been responsible for hiring several different roles, including project managers, and recently leveraged the techniques he'll discuss to conduct a successful job transition.  

Dan has a passion for career development, and has helped dozens of people conduct successful job searches.  Dan enjoys coaching youth sports, and also loves talking about, working on, and driving cars.




Interested in presenting at a SNEC Professional Development meeting?
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Please register online to ensure an accurate count and reserve a spot at this event, as space is limited and walk-ins can not be guaranteed a seat.


If the event is cancelled by SNEC-PMI and is not being rescheduled, the pre-registered participants will be notified via an email broadcast and a full refund will be processed. If the event is rescheduled and the pre-registered participant cannot attend the new date, SNEC-PMI will process a full refund.

For any individual cancellations, please notify the PM of the event. Any user requested cancellation prior to registration ending, will be refunded the amount paid, minus a 10% cancellation fee. SNEC-PMI does not provide refunds for any user requested cancellations after the registration deadline or for No-Shows.


In the event that inclement weather is forecast for the time of the event, a cancellation decision will be made prior to the scheduled event.

If the meeting is cancelled, registered participants will be notified of the cancellation via an email broadcast. We will also endeavor to get meeting cancellation notices broadcast by local media. Notification of the re-scheduled event or refund will also be communicated via an email broadcast.

If a decision is made to hold the meeting, our normal cancellation policy (above) will be in effect, i.e. there will be a 10% cancellation fee for any individual cancellation requests prior to the registration deadline. We do not refund any individual requests after the registration deadline or for no-shows.


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