July’s Meetup Details and RSVP

We’ll be at Instrument on Tuesday, July 14th, for our next meet-up! This time, our generous hosts are leading the discussion, with a panel on “Anti-Process.” This concept is a new way to manage projects while allowing producers to be independent creative thinkers. The focus is on encouraging a team to find “the best approach for the work” rather […]

June ’15 Meetup Recap

Thanks to all those who came out for this month’s meetup at eROI! Gerry, Ryan, and the whole team at eROI were very accommodating and gracious in allowing us use of their space. We had a great crew of approximately 30 attendees at least twice that many cookies! The night kicked off with some mingling, […]

June’s Meetup Details & RSVP

Next Tuesday, June 9th, join us for our next meet-up at eROI in Old Town! This month we’ll have a short seminar-style presentation by our very own Adam Edgerton, plus a more in-depth follow-up discussion. Adam will share with us his OSBridge presentation on “Project Fear” and its relation to imposter syndrome. The talk will define what […]

May Meetup Recap

Our May meetup was held at Postano in downtown Portland last Tuesday, May 12th. We discussed topics surrounding working remotely, and navigating that sometimes difficult aspect of modern working life. We talked through both the benefits and the drawbacks of working with remote teams, as well as some best management tips. Here were some of the Pros that rose to […]

May’s Meetup Details & RSVP

With the start of beautiful warm weather here in Portland comes another great PM meet-up! We’ll be at Postano on Tuesday, May 12th for this month’s event. Working remotely, or with remote teams and clients is a simple reality of project management these days. However, that doesn’t always mean it’s easy. Just like other aspects of project […]

April Meetup Recap

April’s meet-up on Tuesday, April 14th was hosted by Phase2 Portland in the Pearl District. This month’s topic, selected by popular demand back in December, hit home for many of our attendees from all levels of Project Management. It was: Navigating your Digital PM Career. We broke into these three discussion groups according to industry experience: Getting Started […]

April’s Meetup Details and RSVP

Project managers spend so much time and effort making sure things go smoothly at work, that often there is little time left to project manage our own careers. Join us at our next meet-up to hear tips on how to successfully navigate your PM career at any level. On Tuesday, April 14th, we’ll have our next meet-up […]

March Meetup Recap

On March 10th, COPIOUS hosted one of our most informative meet-ups thus far. We were fortunate to be joined by four very smart, passionate, seasoned panelists: Steve Winters David Lowe-Rogstad Rachel Petzold Alex MacMillan The topic this time was Emotional Intelligence, Empathy, and Handling difficult situations as a PM. Nearly everyone in the audience could relate to […]

March’s Meetup Details & RSVP

What makes a great Project Manager? There are many skills and characteristics we could mention here, but certainly one of the most important is Emotional Intelligence. At our next meet-up on Tuesday March 10th, we’ve invited an esteemed panel of seasoned industry professionals to answer our questions about Emotional Intelligence, Empathy, and handling tough situations as […]

February Meetup Recap

Last Tuesday, February 10th, our largest group to-date converged at Substance in inner NE. Thanks for being great hosts! The topic was near to all of our hearts – Managing scope creep. We broke up into three discussion groups with the following emphases: Defining scope Managing scope internally Managing & communicating scope externally Photo by: Jeremy […]