Connie Plowman has been a guest speaker at Lake Grove Job Seekers on a variety of topics -- LinkedIn, Project Management, Sales, Leadership, StrengthsFinder, and others.

Connie began her career by organizing projects as a training coordinator for IBM. For 22 years, she worked for Cadence Management Corporation -- an international project management training and consulting firm. While at Cadence, she had numerous roles on projects – as a team member, subject matter expert, project manager, project sponsor, and executive champion. She retired from Cadence as their Chief Operating Officer. Retirement lasted 6 weeks – when she got hired at Portland Community College as their Interim Executive Director at the CLIMB Center for Advancement. She has taught project management and leadership classes, helping to develop our future project managers and business leaders.

Connie is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP-Retired) and a former member of the Project Management Institute (PMI). She is the co-author of two books – “Developing Strengths-Based Project Teams” and “Project Communications: A Critical Factor for Project Success.” She uses project management tools every day!

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