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Work it UP is pleased to announce its cloud-based, proprietary project management application - JetPMV 1.0 - is now available to members and clients of the organization on a limited trial basis.

This powerful, user-friendly, cloud-based system for designing, launching, tracking and archiving project management information has been built from the ground up to offer professionals and small business owners software that puts Project Management - the most important business and technology management tool of the Digital Age - more easily within their grasp.

Over the past five years Work it UP has developed numerous tools and techniques, training modules, professional development programs and mentorship for dozens of small business companies in southern Maine.

In collaboration with the Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development, The University of Southern Maine, Project Management Institute, Maine Chapter and the generous support of the Project Management Institute, Education Foundation Work it UP has connected professionals and recent college graduates with the entrepreneurial community of Maine to help businesses grow.

JetPM(Just enough tailored Project Management) is the outgrowth of many years of analysis of project management field experience and countless hours of requirements gathering and documentation to establish an ideal set of processes for software that delivers all the ingredients to successfully manage any type of project.

For more complete details on JetPM™ and how you and your business can participate in our trial offer contact us at,



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The Art and Science of Project Management

Work it UP is now registering new and exisiting members who would like to participate in our latest series on Project Management  - The Art and Science of Project Management.

The new series forms the 2013-14 comprehensive advanced project management program designed for those who have had previous training in the field or have participated in the Work it UP member professional development training modules offered in 2012. The individual courses will be presented by distinguished members of the PMI- PMP / Alpha Projects community that have become the mainstay of the organization's professional development programming.

Courses for the series will include:

Introduction to Project Mannagement

Project Management for Small Business 

Advanced Project Management

  (Classroom Prep for the PMI (CAPM) exam.)

The Agile Mindset

Building An Agile Team

Agile/SCRUM for Software Development

Technology Change Management

For more information about the series and to join our mailing list please contact the Work it UP Training and Development Program at


Are you a professional or a recent college graduate seeking professional development training? Would you be willing to donate your skills as a volunteer to help a small business or nonprofit organization in exchange for free courses? If so, please send us an e-mail along with your resume to and we will schedule an appointment to meet with you to talk more about membership opportunities for you.