Welcome to "The Punch List"

Hello everyone and welcome to “The Punch List” … finally!  I could toss in the usual excuses for not getting this column started long ago….you know like being overloaded at work, being consumed in completing graduate school, “honey-do lists”, labor shortages, and a global pandemic…all of which are true….but truth be told…I just hadn’t gotten around to it. Sounds like a job site excuse right?  Well with this first entry that is all about to change.

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June 2018 - CSINext - Does It Again!! What Year!!!

Hello everyone, and Happy Summer!

As the CSI year winds down, I would like to take just a few seconds and thank each and every one of you for your continued involvement in CSI and the especially CSINext Chapter.

To all of the chapter members, Committee Chairs, and Board Members I would like to thank you for the tremendous experience it was to lead the chapter this year.

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CSI National Elections - Voting Now Open!

Hello everyone,

Just wanted to let everyone know the voting ballots for the CSI's National Elections are now open on the Institute's website.

Be sure and vote!!



Call For Officers - CSINext Chapter

 Well folks it is that time…this is the official Call for Officers for the CSINext Chapter!!

The CSINext Board has (3) openings this year:

  • (1)    President Elect (1st year Pres. Elect / 2nd year President)
  • (1)    Director (2 Year)
  • (1)    Treasurer (2 Year)

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Hello everyone, hope this month’s Presidents Message reaches each of you in good spirits!  Spring is right around the corner and for those of us here in the Midwest….it cannot get here fast enough!  This winter was a rough one.  But hey…it is March…and time for March Madness.  Speaking of madness let me give you an update of the crazy goings on here at CSINext!

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HAPPY NEW YEAR CSINext & Welcome to 2018!


Welcome to 2018!

Hello everyone, Happy New Year and welcome to 2018! I hope each and everyone of you had a very happy Holiday season!

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President's Notes September 2017


Hello everyone, happy September! Whew….what a month for CSINext! There is lots of information to cover….so hold on tight!!!

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President's Notes August 2017

Welcome to August everyone! Hope you are staying cool. As summer continues to heat up - things are really heating up here at CSINext! Check out what has been going on.

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WELCOME TO CSINext 2017 / 2018!

Hello everyone…where ever you may be I hope each and every one of you are having a great summer!  I cannot tell you how excited I am to be leading the Chapter this year.  And how much I am looking forward to working with the membership and an outstanding Board of Directors. This will be my third year working with the Chapter Board and I can truly say I have enjoyed every minute of it. Being President of the CSINext will be challenge but one I am looking forward to! 

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CSINext In The News!!

CSINext is getting noticed folks!

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(PMI) - Construction Extension to the PMBOK - 4th Edition Now Available

Hello everyone,

Around this time last year I wrote a blog about my involvement as one of the SME content editors for the Project Management Institute's (PMI) upcoming release of the 4th Edition of the Construction Extension to the PMBOK.

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(PMI) 4th Edition - Construction Extension to the PMBOK – Coming In 2016!

In continuing to maintain the professional development units that obtaining a Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) requires I was selected to be one of the Subject Matter Experts (SME’s) to participate in the overall content review of the upcoming release of the PMI’s 4th Edition of the Construction Extension to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) 5th Edition.

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