PMI Mid Missouri Chapter

CANCELLED - April 2020 - Evening Session - Using GRIT to Drive Project Team

CANCELLED - April 2020 - Evening Session - Using GRIT to Drive Project Team

Speaker: Mark Hehl (Project Manager, Consultant, Author, Public Speaker)

It has been demonstrated that IQ, intelligence and talent are not the prime determination of outstanding achievement. Grit is the true secret to success. This program examines grit and provides the Project Manager with time tested methodologies to drive project teams to peak performance.

Presentation outline

  • Why being smart is not enough
  • What GRIT is and what it is not
  • Why GRIT determines success more than anything else
  • A story of a Gritty Project Manager
  • Measuring GRIT
  • GRIT and the Project Manager
  • Enhancing GRIT
  • Employing GRIT to drive outstanding project performance

Biography: Mark Hehl - Project Manager, Consultant, Author, Public Speaker

Mark Hehl is an international consultant, project manager and public speaker. He is author of the newly released book Amusing Confessions of an International Consultant which chronicles his experiences at various worldwide locations. His efforts have helped companies successfully set up and improve operations in various countries including India, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Taiwan, Korea, The Philippines, France, Germany, Brazil, Mexico, The Dominican Republic, The USA and Ecuador. These GRIT projects have resulted in significant reductions in operating costs along with improved schedule performance, service levels and quality. In recognition of his contributions, the Timex suppliers in China honored him with the award of the Chinese name: Ho Man Kai.

Mr. Hehl holds a BS Degree in Electrical Engineering from the New York Institute of Technology and a MS Degree in Management and Behavioral Science from the Polytechnic Institute of New York. He has taught management, behavioral science and international business courses at Harper College. Mark is a frequent keynote speaker and presenter at various worldwide locations. He has conducted multiple webinars for Industry Week. Mark is a frequent guest on National Public Radio and is listed in the United Who’s Who Executive Directory.

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Talent Triangle PDUs:
Leadership - 1
TOTAL PDUs - 1        

Event ID: 20200415-1

Date / Time of Event: April 15th, 2020 from  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM




 5:30 PM  Registration
 6:00 PM  Dinner Provided
 6:15 PM  Speaker Begin
 7:15 PM  Speaker Wrap up

Location:Veterans United Home Loans
Community Room
300 Diego Drive, Columbia, MO 65203

Attendee Cost:
$35 for non-members
$30 for members

Each Attendee will Earn:
* One (1) PDU
* Dinner provided

Recommended Audience: This presentation is geared to all professionals interested in the topic

Prerequisites or Requirements: None

Event Properties

Event Date 04-15-2020 6:00 pm
Event End Date 04-15-2020 7:30 pm
Capacity 60
Registered 0
Available place 60
Cut off date 03-14-2020 3:00 pm
Individual Price $35.00
Location Veterans United Community Room

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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