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Eswari Rao, PMP

As an Investment Banking professional, Eswari has worked in-depth on Securities Market products and wishes to explore this domain to greater detail with special focus

to sub-ledger systems.

 

She has spent over 10 years working on projects pertaining to telecommunications, HR, finance amongst others.

In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering at the PMI Bangalore Chapter. Learning new aspects of product and project management is a passion. Her strengths lie in and audit management which she aims to pursue further.

Roughly how many hours per week or per month you spend on volunteering for PMI activities?

10-12 hours per week.

What motivates you to volunteer for PMI?
Interest to dwell more in the domain and the passion associated with it, has made me appreciate Project Management more and more with every passing day.

What have been the challenges for volunteering at the Chapter?
Juggling time between work and home priorities. I often try and make up during weekends. 

PMI Volunteering, Professional commitment, Personal commitment - How do you balance the three?

It's a mindset that needs to change. Everything else will fall in place.

 

Name any 1-2 best volunteering experience?

1) PMPC

2) PM FootprintsHe / she should

 

Tell us your hobbies, or things you are passionate about, other than volunteering at PMI?

Spending time with family.

 

What will be your message for your fellow volunteers?
There's lot to learn. Volunteering is like a self development tool. Its interesting and enjoyable.

What is your thought on preferred recognition for volunteering?
Personally I opine that this should be as per norms of the Chapter. Sometimes it may be ok to publicly acknowledge contribution.

Eswari Rao, PMP