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Welcome to Project Managers United Toastmasters!

Project Managers United Toastmasters encompasses the full spectrum of Project Management. This club combines the best of Project Management and Toastmasters to address the life cycle of the Project Manager from: education, employment and career development. We also provide support to business consultants and PM entrepreneurs.

As a Project Managers United Toastmasters member, you can earn up to 2 PDUs each meeting!

• Earn Professional Development Units (PDU’s) or training credits for PMP certification by attending meetings including the PM Forum;

• Earn additional PDU’s or training credits for developing a PM Forum presentation and delivering that presentation in the PM Forum; and

• Earn valuable Toastmaster designations based on speaking and listening, and leadership accomplishments;

The goal of this MeetUp group is to help people interested in project management become better communicators and stronger leaders.

When you join Project Managers United Toastmasters you will:
• Improve speaking and listening skills;
• Receive immediate constructive feedback;
• Practice leadership and enhance PM knowledge;
• Network, recount anecdotal experiences and become a better PM practitioner; and
• Succeed in our friendly environment that allows you to learn at your own pace.

You will get return on your investment with Project Managers United Toastmasters!

Seize the opportunity to achieve your personal and professional goals!

Membership privileges:
• Official PDU receipts
• Improve public speaking and leadership skills
• One-on-one speech, leadership and project management mentoring
• PMP, CAPM, Scrum, Six Sigma support and course discounts
• Career consultation
• Learn from industry and education experts during our PM Forum Presentations
• Email copies of the PM Forum Presentations

Looking forward to meeting you at our next meeting! Invite your friends and colleagues!

(Project Managers United Toastmasters CLUB #5904166. Official chartered member of the TOASTMASTERS community.)

Upcoming events (5+)

Project Manager’s Hero’s Journey with Roman Smolak & Andrew Mertens. Earn 2 PDUs

Acquire the skill to create your own PM Journey story. The ability to apply the right story can positively impact employee accountability. Complete projects on time and generate positive results with the 'Journey' perspective. Join PMUT and reserve your seat for our Rock Star PM Speaker Series and earn 2 PDUs!* PM FORUM: "Project Manager’s Hero’s Journey" with Roman Smolak & Andrew Mertens. From ancient artifacts we know humans have communicated through stories. In order to flourish, intellectual discoveries and cultural pursuits all build on shared meaning. So what can project manager’s achieve with storytelling? In the Project Manager’s Hero’s Journey interactive workshop you will learn about the structure of stories. BIOGRAPHY: Roman Smolak has been a Toastmaster since 2006, and is a member of the Speaking From Experience Advanced Toastmasters club. He is an active trainer and workshop presenter. For 22 years, Roman sold software technology to Fortune 500 companies across North America. Roman has a Masters degree from York University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from UofT. He completed his Master’s Certificate in Adult Training and Development, from the Schulich School of Business. Roman teaches "Influence and Persuasion for Business", an adult continuing education course for Toronto District School Board. BIOGRAPHY: Andrew Mertens has been an IT Senior Manager for over 20 years with a strong background in client relationship and vendor management; program and project management; team leadership, development and motivation. Andrew joined Toastmasters in 2011 and is a member of two clubs - Speaking From Experience Advanced Toastmasters and Blossoming Voices. Andrew is an active workshop presenter and is co-chair of this year's District 60 annual conference being held Apr 13th to 14th. MEETING DETAILS: • Metro Hall, Room 310. Please use the 55 John Street entrance across from The Princess of Wales Theatre. • Networking starts at 5:45 pm • Meeting starts at 6:00 pm SHARP! • Meeting ends at 8:00 pm • Networking Event to follow meeting. Bring your business cards! There is no fee to attend this meeting. We will be offering special rates for new membership and Toastmaster transfers. * As a Project Managers United Toastmasters member, you can earn up to 2 PDUs each meeting and receive an official PDU receipt! Seating will be limited. So, RSVP ASAP to reserve your seat.

Rockstar Project Manager's Speaker Series Lauren Wong, Hello Fresh (Earn 2 PDUs)

Reserve your seat for our Rock Star PM Speaker Series and earn 2 PDUs!* MEETING DETAILS: • Metro Hall. Please use the 55 John Street entrance across from The Princess of Wales Theatre. • Networking starts at 5:45 pm • Meeting starts at 6:00 pm SHARP! • Meeting ends at 8:00 pm • Networking Event to follow meeting. Bring your business cards! There is no fee to attend this meeting. We will be offering special rates for new membership and Toastmaster transfers. * As a Project Managers United Toastmasters member, you can earn up to 2 PDUs each meeting and receive an official PDU receipt! Seating will be limited. So, RSVP ASAP to reserve your seat.

Rockstar Project Manager's Speaker Series (Earn 2 PDUs)

Reserve your seat for our Rock Star PM Speaker Series and earn 2 PDUs!* MEETING DETAILS: • Metro Hall. Please use the 55 John Street entrance across from The Princess of Wales Theatre. • Networking starts at 5:45 pm • Meeting starts at 6:00 pm SHARP! • Meeting ends at 8:00 pm • Networking Event to follow meeting. Bring your business cards! There is no fee to attend this meeting. We will be offering special rates for new membership and Toastmaster transfers. * As a Project Managers United Toastmasters member, you can earn up to 2 PDUs each meeting and receive an official PDU receipt! Seating will be limited. So, RSVP ASAP to reserve your seat.

Rockstar Project Manager's Speaker Series with Dhanu Kothari (Earn 2 PDUs)

Reserve your seat for our Rock Star PM Speaker Series and earn 2 PDUs!* MEETING DETAILS: • Metro Hall. Please use the 55 John Street entrance across from The Princess of Wales Theatre. • Networking starts at 5:45 pm • Meeting starts at 6:00 pm SHARP! • Meeting ends at 8:00 pm • Networking Event to follow meeting. Bring your business cards! There is no fee to attend this meeting. We will be offering special rates for new membership and Toastmaster transfers. * As a Project Managers United Toastmasters member, you can earn up to 2 PDUs each meeting and receive an official PDU receipt! Seating will be limited. So, RSVP ASAP to reserve your seat.

Past events (74)

New Year, New You! Accomplish Your Goals in 2019! Earn PDU

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