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Career Development | JIRA Presentation


Welcome to JIRA!

Are you managing your work using emails, slack, spreadsheets and wish that there was a better way to get things organized? Do you use Jira for some aspects of your work but want to use more of its capabilities to move to the next level? Are you simply interested in learning a great software tool? Then if so, join us as Eric Brown leads us through the key aspects of Jira for managing your work effectively. We will go through the basic concepts, demonstrate some of the must-try features, and go over examples based on situations that you may be experiencing in your day to day roles as project professionals. Led by an expert with over seven years of experience with a variety of project management tools, this will be a highly informative and fun session that you will not want to miss. Best of all, no prior experience in Jira is needed! All that is required is an open mind and willingness to learn. Come and learn with us!


  1. What is Jira?
  2. Structuring Your Project
  3. Viewing Information
  4. Terminology
  5. Demonstration
  6. Additional Resources

About the speaker


Eric Brown is the PMI-LA VP of Membership,  and it is his vision for PMI-LA members and potential members to be engaged at some level in what our chapter is doing both professionally, and in the community, as well as gaining the most possible value from membership.


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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: Technical

Date: August 24th, 2021

Hour: 7:00PM to 8:00PM

PDUs: 1


Members: $5.00

Non members: $10.00