Lower Fairfield County Breakfast Webinar – January 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 7:30AM to 9:00AM



7:30 - 7:45am  Opening Remarks, Organizational Updates
7:45 - 8:45am  Presentation and Discussion
8:45 - 9:00am  Meeting wrap-up and announcements about upcoming meetings




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Registration closes:
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Midnight

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The PM's for this event are:
Karen Pecoraro, Ken Carlson and Paul Simeone
Phone: 475-217-0050 / 203-803-6951 /203-247-2439

Be a Project Motivator: Social Intelligence for Project Managers
Presented by Ruth Pearce, PMP, PMI-ACP

Ask a group of project managers what they think about Social Intelligence and they will roll their eyes and laugh. The combination of social awareness and social facility is something that many project managers consider both important and rare. And survey data backs up that impression. Social Intelligence improves communication and rapport, and project managers as a group tend to have lower social intelligence than those around them.

How does lower social intelligence reduce our effectiveness as project managers?

For one thing, social intelligence plays into the way we communicate and connect with others and according PMI, communication is 90% of what we do!  Social intelligence also plays into how we motivate team-members – and a majority of project managers believe that motivation and engagement are a key part of the role.

So how can we boost our social intelligence and in turn boost our effectiveness as project managers to help our organizations be more successful? Adopting the principle of playing to strengths is a big first step.

This webinar introduces the concept of Strengths-Based Project Management (SBPM) and will leave participants with readily applicable practices that increase social intelligence and build personal and team motivation and engagement right out of the gate!

To get more out of the webinar, please take the free VIA Character Strengths survey at http://LFCCTSurvey.pro.viasurvey.org

*** Those that take the survey will be entered into a free drawing for an in depth report on their character strengths profile (value $50) and 1 free coaching session (value $150) ***


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:

1.0 PDU - Leadership


Ruth PearceRuth Pearce is CEO of Project Motivator, an author and speaker, and a practicing project manager. Her 25 years’ experience is in a variety of industries including financial services, state government and non-profits. Ruth has spent her career learning and experimenting with engaging teams to make them happier and more productive and has published a book for project managers about team motivation.

She is an energetic and engaging speaker with a track record of bringing the new science of positive psychology to the world of project management. She believes that the role of the project manager is changing and becoming more pivotal as organizations become more and more project based. A big part of that change is that it is no longer someone else’s challenge to build engagement and motivation. Project managers have the chance to change employee experiences in the workplace and to build better organizations for the future.



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Event Properties

Event Date 01-17-2019 7:30 AM
Event End Date 01-17-2019 8:45 AM
Registration Closes 01-16-2019 11:55 PM
Individual Price $10 for non-members / Free for members
Location Webinar
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