Career Networking LCI (CNL)
Career Networking Sessions
Teach and facilitate Networking among PMINJ
members to support their personal and professional growth,
engage career coaches and experts to provide guidance in
navigating the job-search process, and promote exposure to
career and business opportunities.
The PMINJ Career Networking Local Community of
Interest (CNL) was established to facilitate business and
career networking among PMINJ members. The CNL's goals are
to provide additional networking opportunities to PMINJ
members in the form of networking events, educational
forums, and professional development opportunities. A
structured networking event is hosted each month, with
elements of speakers, panel discussions, job
announcements, networking sessions and interactive
The CNL provides these services for interested PMINJ
- Career Networking session prior to monthly Chapter
- Career Networking email list enabling notices and
opportunities to be sent to CNL members
- Reference information about other networking
resources and previous speaker sessions
Networking Sessions are held before monthly
PMINJ Chapter meetings, at the same location. Registration
begins at 5:15pm; the Networking event starts at 5:30pm
and runs until 6:25pm, giving members time to enjoy dinner
before the main meeting. No separate pre-registration is
needed – just be sure to register for the chapter meeting,
arrive a bit earlier, and join us.
This season, CNL is planning to host speaker presentations
in September, October, February and May, and facilitated
networking sessions in November, January, March, April and
Topic: NETWORKING to GET A JOB
Start Time: 5:30 p.m.
Are you networking at every opportunity, but
introductions don't seem to click? How well are
you promoting yourself? How generously do you
offer assistance to others? Learn skills that
improve your 'linkage', as the renowned networking guru
John Sampson imparts guidance in the art of successfully
navigating contacts and keying on the connections most
likely to provide mutual benefit in career advancement
and landing that ideal position.
John's volunteer job-search support group, MIS Network
Associates, since 1991 has helped hundreds of
job-seekers land quickly and prosperously. His
passionate mission to champion NJ job seekers, rooted in
his extensive recruiting and career management training
background, will bolster your confidence and enhance
your career networking technique.
Career enrichment awaits you with John's coaching in
this fundamental skill.
Bring your business cards!
|Using the Art of Storytelling to Effectively
Presenter: Radia Carr and Don Warkentin
||How a Good Recruiter Can Be an Integral Part of
Your Job Search!
Sue McLean of The Connors Group
| 15 Nov
||Open Networking with Senior Recruiter Tod Burrus
||How to Introduce Yourself, Build Confidence and
Project a Winning Image – Crafting the Elevator and
||Open Networking with Alpha Consulting Corp. -
Recruiters of Project Managers
Sponsor - Alpha Consulting Corp.
||Know Thyself, Brand Thyself: The Secret to Career
| 16 May
||NETWORKING to GET A JOB
All events will be held at the Main Program location at
5:30 in a separate room. Ask for directions at the
Handouts from the meetings (when available) can be
downloaded from the PMINJ chapter website. Go to
Programs > Archive, and find the meeting of interest
to download the handouts.
The networking(:@:)pminj.org email list carries
CNL announcements, and also allows members of the list to
share career opportunities, events etc. Only members of
the list may email to the list.
PMINJ chapter members can subscribe / unsubscribe to the
networking email list via the chapter website. To check or
change your subscription status:
- Click the Login menu entry at the top right
- Enter your PMI preferred email address and your
pminj.org password (same as used for online
registration) and click Login As Member (or use the
Forgot Password link to create a new password)
- On the next screen, under the Members menu click
- Review your "Current Mailing List Memberships" and
click the button if you need to change this status
- The change will be effective immediately
Note also that:
- The email address used is the one registered at
www.pmi.org. If you need to change your email address,
login to www.pmi.org and make the change there. Note
that the NJ chapter receives a data feed from PMI, so
it may take up to three (3) days for the email address
change to be effective at PMINJ.
- New PMINJ members start as Unsubscribed. Existing
members of the Networking LCI are subscribed
- Do NOT reply to a Networking email with an
unsubscribe request - that sends your request to every
member of the list!
For more information:
Joan Galay PMP