Professional Development Day 2014

Registration is OPEN!!!

Alamo PMI Chapter PDD 2014

When: Saturday, October 4th 2014, 8-5pm

Registration begins at 7:30am

Where: San Antonio Food Bank Event Facility

Theme: Tips, Tricks & Topics for Today's PM

PDUs Earned: 7

Great Speakers, Networking Opportunities, and Prizes!

Professional Development Day (PDD) is an event that is open to both chapter members and the public. Attendees have the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of topics, while being able to obtain PDUs. In addition, all attendees have the opportunity to network with colleagues and interact with event sponsors about their products and services.

    ***Cancellation/Refund Policy: Refunds for this event will be given to attendees who email a cancellation request to no later than September 1, 2014.



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September 23, 2014 8:30 AM CDT
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September 24, 2014 5:30 PM CDT
ALAMO PMI Presents: “Negotiating Skills”
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Welcome to the Alamo PMI Chapter

Alamo PMI

We are dedicated to promoting the field of project management within the San Antonio and surrounding area. We do this by providing opportunities to further project management knowledge and experience, to earn continuing education credits, and to network and share ideas and information.  



The Next Monthly Chapter Meeting is September 24, 2014


 Doors open at 5:30 PM, Dinner at 6:15 PM

 Great Speakers, Networking Opportunities, and Prizes

Topic:“Negotiating Skills”

Monthly Chapter Meeting (1.5 PDUs) 

Monthly Chapter Meetings Prices:

  • $25 for members (pre-registered)
  • $35 for non-members (pre-registered)
  • $40 at the door



Studies recently conducted by Market Watch and the Copenhagen Business School in Scandinavia show that, despite best efforts in the areas of project management and attempts to make the process more professional, more than 60 percent of all corporate negotiations conclude with a result that is less than what was originally expected from the transaction” ~ Keld Jensen, eSide Supply Management, Vol. 3, No. 6

This program will cover those often untapped variables that lead to successful negotiation through processes within Interest Based Negotiation.

Who should attend this meeting:

PMs with ambition to some day run a PMO, Managers of PMs, PMO Directors.

What one can expect to Learn:

This program will benefit anyone involved in negotiation within your projects, career development or personal goals. If you find you need to negotiate a contract, a sale, a resource or even a point of discussion, this program is for you!

What one can expect to Learn:

  • Differences Between Interest Based Negotiation, Distributive Based Bargaining and Positional Negotiation
  • Principles of Interest Based Negotiation
  • Define your BATNA or resistance point
  • The steps within Interest Based Negotiation for best results


Speaker BIO:

Gwynne N. Dawdy, PMP   

Organizational Psychologist, Trainer, Executive Coach Author
Baylor Scott & White Health

Gwynne Dawdy has a Ph.D. in Industrial/ Organizational psychology, an MS specialized in sport psychology, and an MA specialized in counseling. She is an organizational psychologist, corporate trainer and executive coach who specializes in enhancing performance, relations and results with project managers, human resource personnel, team leaders, and other professionals.

Dr. Dawdy is a published author. Her book and program, “The Social Compass” evolved after surveying project managers across the U.S. and Canada. Their questions and challenges seemed to deal with people, and how to address people to minimize issues. These are the main issues addressed in “The Social Compass.”

She has also authored three additional books, designed with results in mind: “Pet Peeves & Problem People” “Motivation & Inspiration: What Works, What Doesn’t & Why” and “Gimme Chocolate! (I’ve Had a Bad Day)”            

The August Chapter Meeting is sponsored by OptimizePM and Morgan Stanley:

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Sept 6th, 13th and 20th
The Alamo PMI Learning Center

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Practical Risk Management

August 29, 2014
8:30 AM CDT to 5:00 PM CDT
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Alamo PMI Learning Center & Offices
6609 Blanco, Suite #240
San Antonio, TX 78216

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