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Book Club | David & Goliath By Malcolm Gladwell

Business Acumen




This month the PMI-LA Book Club will be discussing David & Goliath By Malcolm Gladwell.

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants is a non-fiction book written by Malcolm Gladwell and published by Little, Brown and Company on October 1, 2013. The book focuses on the probability of improbable events occurring in situations where one outcome is greatly favored over the other.

Earn PDUs by sharing your thoughts on this popular book with fellow and future project managers.

There is no registration fee but each attendee will be asked to participate in the online discussion.  There is a limit of 20 attendees for this event.  If you register and cannot make it, please inform bookclub@pmi-la.org so they can offer your slot to another member.


  • 6:00 PM - 6:10 PM Registration and Introductions
  • 6:10 PM - 7:15 PM Book Discussion
  • 7:15 PM - 7:45 PM Presentation: Topic TBD
  • 7:45 PM - 8:00 PM Open Discussion & Meeting Close


  • 3 PDU – Strategic Business Management
  • Note: PDU Breakdown is as follows:  1 for Reading the book, 1 for Book Discussion, and 1 for the Presentation on PM-related topic.



Participation Information

The dial-in will also be sent via email on the day of the event to all registered attendees.

Questions, Suggestions, Volunteer Inquiries

Contact the Book Club team at bookclub@pmi-la.org


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Postponement / Cancellation

Please refer to the Cancellation Policy section of the FAQ page

This event may be canceled or postponed by the Chapter, though all efforts will be made to avoid doing so.  If canceled or postponed, notification will be made to all registrants via email.


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Type of category: Public Events (Programs, Career Dev and Membership Public Events)

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: May 4th, 2022

Hour: 6:00PM to 8:00PM

PDUs: 3


Members: Free

Non members: Free