Yvette Rivers Speaks on Project Management at PMI Chapter Event

A sold-out crowd for the Reston Luncheon Series of the Project Management Institute- Washington, DC Chapter was treated to an entertaining and informative presentation by Cirdan Group’s Yvette Rivers, PMP. Speaking at the November 16th event, Yvette’s presentation entitled “Disaster Averted! Avoiding Common Project Management Pitfalls” condensed knowledge from her extensive experience in independent assessments of large scale projects into 10 common mistakes to avoid for successful project outcomes. Framing her topic around Project Managers as “Super Heroes” the talk and slide show presentation provided attendees with an enjoyable and concise package of advice and strategies on avoiding the most common mistakes that produce the most significant impact to project success. (To view the presentation click "Download PDF" under Related)

Ms. Rivers is the Director of the Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) and Project Management practices for Cirdan Group, and is based in the Columbia, MD offices. She has over 13 years of Project Management experience with extensive focus on Program and Project Management, Risk Assessment and Management, and the Quality Control and IV&V areas of Project Performance Improvement. (To view her bio, click "Yvette Rivers Bio" under Related)

Yvette Rivers Bio