01. Anita Dhir on Project Management (Sept 15, 2011)

Anita Dhir presents: Project Manage Your Life & Project Management Basics Workshop

On September 15, Anita Dhir has agreed to teach a rare one day Project Management Basics workshop and present in our Monthly Meeting.

One Day Core PMI workshop

8:15 am - 9:00 am - Registration & Breakfast

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Workshop

This course introduces the core concepts of project management as outlined in the Project Management Institute (PMI)'s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®)

Using a hands-on approach, it helps the participants identify key project indicators, plan and track the progress of their projects, create successful project communication channels and institute a project team culture that produces individual as well as team results.

Participants will experience teamwork and obtain practical insights into planning and implementing project plans. Further, participants will develop their project management style based on best practices.

Gain the knowledge to apply project management to real life situations!

Course Outline: Project Management Basics

Who Should Attend: Internal managers, senior technical communicators, information designers, senior trainers and consultants who manage projects or plan to manage projects in their organizations. The course is also recommended for those considering PMI certification.

NOTE: A Certificate of Completion will be given at the end of the workshop that participants can apply to PMI certification.

Chapter Monthly Meeting: "Project Manage Your Life!"

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm - Networking/Refreshments

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Presentation

Projects are defined as temporary endeavors to create unique products, services, or results.

Participants will benefit from learning about best practices that are used to manage projects as our lives are made up of personal, career and relationship endeavors that we undertake to make our lives meaningful and successful. Gain insights to managing priorities, tasks, time, and money.


Thomson Reuters

195 Broadway/Fulton

New York, NY 10007

Room # TBA

Contact # (347)-330-7432

IMPORTANT: Be sure to bring a picture ID to show security at the main entrance. You must RSVP and be on the list at security. No walk-ins will be allowed.


Please REGISTER EARLY. Deadline for registration is September 13 and September 14 for the virtual meeting. All events are available Virtually. WEBEX link for Virtual participants will be sent 1 day before the events.



NOTE: All registrations are transferable but non-refundable

About Anita Dhir

Anita Dhir, PMP®, is President/CEO, Medhira Enterprises, www.medhira.com. Anita Dhir is a system thinker who emphasizes the importance of gaining knowledge and building relationships to achieve success. She has over 20 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies managing strategic quality and project management initiatives. She has successfully planned and implemented project office, training, outsourcing, and process improvement strategies for organizations to achieve SEI's CMM, Levels 2 and 3.

Anita is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at New York University for the Project Management Certification program. She has served on the Board of Directors of both the NYC and Westchester PMI chapters. She was instrumental in the creation and growth of the widely regarded PMINYC's Career Development Network program in 2001. As Medhira's lead consultant and learning solutions provider, Anita focuses on providing project management and operational best practices solutions for her clients based in USA, Europe, India, and Mauritius.

Anita has conducted over 500 plus workshops across the globe and shared her expertise with over 4,000 students.Anita published the "Complete CAPM/PMP® Exam Prep Kit" to assist candidates in their quest for PMI certification. She has degrees in Computer Engineering (Artificial Intelligence) and Physics. Anita can be reached at adhir@medhira.com.