IIL Launches “The Center for Grateful Leadership” – For more information Click Here



Exceptional content and speakers: Choose from 8 keynotes with live Q&A and 25+ video presentations led by experts in their fields.

  • Valuable professional development: Earn 20 PDUs to maintain your credential (PMP®/PgMP®).
  • On-demand access: You’ll have a full 90 days to watch (and re-watch) all keynotes and presentations.
  • Networking and engagement: Visit sponsor booths, connect with speakers, and network with fellow professionals.
  • Bonus access to three of IIL’s on-demand courses*:
  • Agile for the Non-Agile Practitioner
  • Grateful Leadership™
  • A five-part Sustainability series

Click Below For An Exciting Sneak Peek!


NEW Guest Blog from Joanna Durand, Citi Managing Director, GPMO Head, CPMC/SEPG Chair – Grateful Leadership: A Tool for Engagement


International Project Management Day 2014 Early Registration

IPMDAY2014-bannerNovember 6, 2014 marks the 11th annual International Project Management Day — hosted by International Institute for Learning (IIL). A FREE online conference, the event features keynotes and video presentations from subject matter experts and thought leaders from around the world. Registering early qualifies you for an Early Registration ContestEnter to win a free weekend (2-days) trip to New York City, NY for two; details to follow. The winner will be drawn on June 1, 2014.

Additionally, as an early registrant please use discount code IPMDAY2014 to receive 20% off IIL courses and products. Visit www.iil.com to make a selection. (may not be used with other discounts and expires June 1, 2014). Register today!


Whole Foods Blog | The Best Valentine’s Day and Everyday Gifts You Can Give!

Following her keynote with Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb, Judy was asked to write a post for the Whole Foods Blog.

silkroad2SilkRoad | Coming in 2014: Increased Focus on Leadership Development

Judy was asked to write a Leadership blog post for SilkRoad!


Good News Network

With the approach of Thanksgiving Day, Good News Network wrote a lovely piece on Judy’s message of Acknowledgement and Grateful Leadership. Tis the season to be grateful!

boothInternational Project Management Day Soars  

Registration is open for the on-demand period of IPMDay 2013. Sign up to hear my keynote address: From Great Kids to Grateful Leaders alongside Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb. 


Canadian Manager – Summer 2013

Judith was recently published in an article for Canadian Manager.


 A “Grateful Leadership” Review by Project Connections October 2013

When did you last acknowledge someone? I don’t mean a simple thank you, but a sincere, “mushy” expression of appreciation and admiration…

Lendio-NEW-imageTalking Grateful Leadership on Lendio’s Business Fuel Podcast – October 2013

Judith was a recent guest on Business Fuel. With the hosts, she discussed Grateful Leadership and the Power of Acknowledgment. LISTEN HERE

huffpost-SITEThe Power of Parenting with Acknowledgment by Kyle Dowling

Judith W. Umlas discusses You’re Totally Awesome! The Power of Acknowledgment for Kids with Huffington Post contributor Kyle Dowling.

huffpost-SITEHow Can We Benefit From Grateful Leadership? by Kyle Dowling

Judith W. Umlas discusses Grateful Leadership with Huffington Post contributor Kyle Dowling.