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Become More Influential: How Project Managers Can Move From Task Manager to Strategic Partner

Thursday, December 8th

Strategy is a vital part of a company’s backbone, but over half of PMs say they aren’t involved in the strategic planning or decision-making for project goals. Because PMs know the operational side of things and understand capabilities and limitations, it’s wise to have them involved.

With limited time and jam packed calendars, how do you become more influential in your company’s tech strategy, and how do you even find time to do it?

Join CJ & our special guest Olivia Montgomery from Capterra, to learn how to get a seat and a voice at the table.


Courtney Johnston is a seasoned agency and consultancy PM who has worked on nearly every type of digital project under the sun. Her clients have included global insurance companies, large financial services organizations, and top retail brands. She takes pride in being a connector, an empathizer, a cheerleader, and a storyteller.


Olivia Montgomery
Senior Analyst at Capterra

Olivia is a Senior Analyst at Capterra who is passionate about sharing insights related to project management and small business digital transformation. She pulls from her experience as an IT PMO leader as well as her background in humanities studies to deliver data-driven insights for small business leaders. Her work has been published in TechRepublic, CIO Dive, and Forbes. When she’s not researching tech trends, you can find her horseback riding or watching Jurassic Park.