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Carlisle Branch (Making High-Quality Project Decisions)

Power Skills

PMI Keystone Chapter

Carlisle Branch

Professional Speaker and Networking Event Series

Date:  February 17 2022 6.30 – 8PM ONLINE VIRTUAL SESSION

Making High-Quality Project Decisions


Topic                     :    Carlisle Branch PMI Meeting - Making High-Quality Project Decisions


Presentation Description


In our rapidly changing world, making high-quality decisions is more crucial than ever to ensure the success of a project and people impacted by it.  Successful Project Managers and Project Sponsors must make important decisions that allow them to seize opportunities and swiftly address challenges. To maximize benefits, and minimize negative consequences, decisions that are complex or have a high impact should be made using a systematic approach.  Attending this session will allow participants to better understand the importance of:

  • Aligning project decisions to organizational goals and objectives
  • Following a decision-making process with clearly defined roles
  • Implementing decision-making techniques

Who Should Attend?

Project Managers, Project Sponsors, Project Team Members, People Managers, Executives, and anyone interested in improving your decision-making skills! 


Presenter            : Kandis Porter, MBA, MSPM, PMP, Prosci Change Management Practitioner

Kandis Porter is the Founder and Managing Director of Effective Flow Connections (EFC), a management consulting company that helps transform organizations through project management, process improvement, change management, facilitation of key meetings, and training. Kandis also works one-on-one with clients, focusing on Leadership development and growth.  EFC enables organizations to do what they do, even better!

Kandis Porter has more than 18 years of experience managing people and large projects in both the government and private sectors. She has supported clients in various industries, to include the Department of Defense, Federal Aviation Administration, utilities, medical device, health care, non-profit, and learning & development. Kandis has a Master of Science Degree in Project Management (MSPM) from The George Washington University and Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Human Resources. In addition, she is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), PMP Exam Prep Course Instructor through Project Management Institute, Prosci Change Manager, and Six Sigma Green Belt. She is also certified as a Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Practitioner, Thomas-Kilmann Instrument (TKI) Practitioner, and is a Wiley DiSC Everything facilitator.  

​Before joining the consulting industry, Kandis proudly spent more than seven years on Active Duty in the United States Air Force and is passionate about giving back to veterans and their families.  She is a member of the Small Business Administration’s Advisory Committee on Veteran Business Affairs (ACVBA) in Washington, DC and is active in the veteran community in Reno, Nevada. Outside of work, she enjoys running, hiking, skiing, and spending time with her family.  You can follow Kandis on LinkedIn and YouTube, where she loves to share information about successfully managing projects! 





CREDITS               :  Attendees must enter the 1 PDU for the monthly meetings into the CCRS system. PDUs for monthly meetings do not get updated automatically for attendees.


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Type of category: Online Event

Type of activity: Leadership

Date: February 17th, 2022

Hour: 6:30PM to 8:00PM

# of PDUs: 1


Members: Free

Non members and Guests: Free

Students: Free