NOTE: Some groups may be "closed" requiring that you submit a request for approval. There are many LinkedIn Groups and below are just some recommendations. Be resourceful, search for ones that may be more suitable to your area of interest or industry. Enjoy growing your network!

Professional Development

PMI California Inland Empire Chapter
Project Management Institute - Los Angeles Chapter
PMI Orange County California Chapter
PMI San Diego

Professional Associations

ASQ - The American Society for Quality
IIBA (International Institute of Business Analysts)
Lean Six Sigma
APICS - Inland Empire Chapter (for Manufacturing and Logistics Operations Management)
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (aka HIMSS)

Career Development

Career In Project Management
PMI Career Central (an official PMI group)
Inland Empire CA Job Seekers
Realize Your PMP(R) Dream !
FEDERAL BIZ Network - Government Stimulas Teaming Jobs PMI Consulting Funding Sales Opportunities

Business Professionals

Inland Empire Business Professionals
Linked IE California
Inland Empire Executives & Networkers
Professionals of the Inland Empire
Inland Empire Women's Business Center
OCEAN - Orange County Executives And Networkers

Project Management

Project Success
Project Management Link 
PgMP Credentialed networking Group
North American PMO Forum Network
PMO Directors
PMO Linked
PMO of the Year Award
Los Angeles PMO Alliance
PMO Symposium
PMI Program Management Office Community of Practice (PMO CoP)

Education and Training

University of Redlands
PMI Learning, Education and Development Community of Practice (LEAD CoP)
PM Solutions & PM College
Project Management Institute Educational Foundation
Project Management Book Club (
Social Media for Nonprofit Organizations
Roeder Consulting
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