Agility in Fixed-Price Projects - July 2013 PL

By Siju P. Varghese Executive Summary Corporate IT lawyer Alistair Maugham is one among many who argues that agile development is ill suited to government IT, and more generally for fixed-price projects. A fixed-price project typically locks down the scope, cost, and time of the project and leads ...

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July Volunteer Recognition

Professional Development Series VolunteersHeather Hall, Professional Development Series Director Thanks to everyone who participated in the extremely successful Professional Development Series (PDS) – Spring Seminar on May 2, 2013! Almost 190 people attended the event at J.J. Pickle Center ...

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PL July 2013 - Welcome and Congratulations!

Congratulations to the New PMPs! Dyan Bourne, PMPCarey L. Chastain, PMPSusan E. Cyrus, PMPTonya Dezso, PMPAshley Johnston, PMPSandra D. Nichols, PMPKavita P. Patel, PMPKate Snyder, PMPThomas W. Timbrooks, PMPDaniel Yen, PMP Welcome New PMI Austin Chapter Members Chris AgueroDouglas Anderson...

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PL July 2013 - Thank You to Our Members!

If your name is listed in the 10-Year Member Anniversary article in this newsletter, stop by the Membership Desk, at the next chapter meeting you attend, and pick up your gift! Only members who attend a chapter meeting will receive a gift – we will not be able to ship the gifts. Congratulatio...

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July Chapter Meeting Information

Tuesday, July 23rd, 6-9pm 7:00 - 8:00 1-Hour Presentation (1 PDU): Dr. James T. Brown - Value Based Project Selection and Prioritization OR Group Mentoring/Networking Session8:00 - 9:00 1-Hour Presentation (1 PDU): Dr. James T. Brown - The Art of Stakeholder Management

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Recent Job Postings & Project Management Training Programs

Click here to see the recent job postings to the PMI Austin Opportunities list Volunteer Opportunities at PMI Austin Chapter Help Desk Ticket Coordinator: https://vrms.pmi.org/OpportunityView/OpportunityView/?Opid=16152014 Nominating Committee Volunteer: https://vrms.pmi.org/OpportunityView/O...

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July 2013 Project Landscape