Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers

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Event Date
Start At : Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 12:00pm
End At : Wednesday, October 27, 2010 - 1:00pm

Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers


Erika Flora, MS, PMP, ITIL Expert®

Date and Agenda:

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

11:30am - Networking
12:00 through 1:00pm - Presentation

1 PDU Credit for Certified PMPs

Location and Cost

Free Program - No Cost to Attend

This luncheon is free and open to the public.

Advance registration is required to attend.

RTKL Associates Inc.
2101 L Street NW
Suite 200
Washington DC, 20037

About the Speaker

Erika Flora, MS, PMP, ITIL Expert®

Erika Flora, MS, PMP, ITIL Expert® is a Principal Consultant with Beyond 20 (, an IT and Project Management consulting firm in McLean, and adjunct professor at San Diego State University (SDSU).  Erika’s expertise is in helping clients improve business processes and leverage enterprise technology solutions to increase organizational performance.  She is a skilled writer, presenter, and blogger ( on a variety of technical and business topics.  Further, she is passionate about project management, volunteering, and networking.  She has served on the board for the Phoenix and San Diego chapters of PMI and was voted "Volunteer of the Year" by PMI® International in 2007. 

About the Program

Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers

This workshop is for project managers – by a project manager - that will teach you essential business networking skills.  Things like: what to do, where to go, what to say, and how to actually ENJOY networking.  It is for anyone who wants to learn how to meet people who can literally change your life.  This workshop is designed to help you take advantage of the benefits and value of networking:

  • Develop confidence and communicate more effectively
  • Gain referrals and increase sales for your consulting business
  • Increase job security and find advancement opportunities
  • Help potential employers find you

This course includes fun exercises and provides lots of practical tips on how to become absolutely GREAT at networking.

About the Washington Circle Luncheons

PMIWDC's Washington Circle luncheons are a series of free brownbag luncheons hosted at 2101 L St NW in Downtown DC. There are luncheons every fourth Wednesday of the month, unless posted otherwise.

Formerly known as the McPherson Square luncheons, this program series is made possible by the generous support of RTKL Associates, a full-service planning, architecture and creative services organization based in Washington Circle.

Washington Circle luncheons are free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required for all programs


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