This was the last in-person event I spoke at before the COVID-19 pandemic struck. I met many wonderful people and project management professionals from San Diego. Quite frankly, I put my speaking on hold for a while, trying to navigate the new world from a personal and professional perspective.

Here is what I spoke about:

The Power of Project Team Motivation to Achieve Results

One of the crucial leadership skills for project managers is motivating and inspiring their teams to achieve results. But what is motivation? And how can we unleash its power to achieve results?


  1. What science has to say about motivation
  2. How you can unleash its power to boost project performance
  3. Tips and tools you can apply to create a motivating and inspiring project experience.

About PMI San Diego

The San Diego Chapter of PMI was formed and chartered in 1986 and offers opportunities for project management practitioners to enhance their skills through peer to peer connection and knowledge share as well as professional development events. The chapter also offers the greater San Diego Industrial, Academic, and Military communities the opportunity to engage with San Diego project management practitioners.”

About Sylvia Melena