Unfold is hosting a special session ‘Lead the Way. Excel as a Woman Project Manager’ at the PMI, India National Conference at Bangalore on Sep 10, 2015.
The conference theme ‘ARCHITECTING PROJECT MANAGEMENT for Redefining India’ takes inspiration from the mood of change and optimism that has enveloped India. This spirit of change is reflected in a first of its kind dialogue to promote and grow women in the project management field.
We have exciting speakers from across the industry – Aeronautics, Real Estate, Technology Product and Consulting.
Join in and participate
As Indian workforces have a growing participation of women, building skills to lead projects and business accounts is a critical one to compete. Strong project and program management skills are crucial for leadership roles
The vision of the program is to promote and support women in the profession of project management, through the sharing of information, experiences, innovations and lessons.
The program will aim to achieve the following:
- Clarifyinghow to build project management as a leadership journey and helping women drive their own objectives and achieve their career goals.
- Learningabout skills needed to ‘lead the way’ and excellingas a project manager.
- Becomingaware of gender issues related to women within project management positions and build perspectives on how to navigate them effectively.
- Hearingpersonal experiences and professional success stories from leading professionals and becoming inspired to drive the future of one’s own career.
- Participating, Engaging and Networking through dialogue with likeminded individuals with similar challenges.
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About Unfold Consultancy
Unfold…. Evolve…. Grow
The unfolding of the fern signifies a discovery and awareness of a value, a potential, a strength, a way of collaborating that leads to change and growth
The Indian workplace is an interesting and unique experience of a multigenerational and diverse community. The industry scape is also changing with the government’s thrust on manufacturing coupled with increasing sophistication and maturity in our services industries. This presents challenges and opportunities – the key to which lies in harnessing rich and robust talent pools through equally efficient people management frameworks.
Our in-depth research in this area combined with our people process expertise has allowed us an edge to enable organizations to:
Profile and identify the need gaps of their workforce
Map the human potential to business objectives
Deploy effective and measurable people management frameworks
Enable organizational change and development
Create, build and strengthen the employer brand
We at Unfold help you maximise the human potential through customized solutions, reinvigorating organizations with agile teams and preparedness in meeting current and future business goals.
Unfold Consultancy was founded by WeAreTheCity Bangalore Lead Puja Kohl. Puja has 15 years of experience in the people domain, providing strategic HR thought to shape human capital strategy and enable a diverse culture working with gender and generations at work. She has had leadership roles in talent management and organisational development with companies including CGI and Accenture. As an organisational development interventionist and consultant, her organisation ‘Unfold’ offers services and programs for enabling culture and managing change through talent-based solutions for both corporate and emerging organizations (SMEs)
The effort continues to enable sensitive and inclusive workplaces, build capability for women as corporate leaders or entrepreneurs, and leverage the potential of multi-generational work environments by developing perspectives for leadership, managers and youth. The Unfold team is both experienced and passionate.
In various ways, Puja has provided thought leadership for understanding generations at work, (in India) through papers and published industry research sponsored by NASSCOM. The study has been acknowledged across various forums that includes CII (South India). She is currently also associated with the ‘Think Big’ platform of WeConnect International to support their efforts to promote women entrepreneurship and businesses in India. In another collaborative role, Puja is also a senior consultant with Aperian Global for their Diversity and Inclusion programs with a special focus on professional development of women.