Project Management Skills for Success
Course Code - BC-502 Duration - 2 Days
This programme provides project managers with the personal and interpersonal skills they need to supplement their technical 'project management' skills for successful project delivery.
The success of a project is often determined by the project manager's ability to communicate effectively and manage themselves.
Project Management: Skills for Success is an interactive two day workshop specifically designed to help project managers meet the challenges faced on a daily basis.
The role of project manager can be a busy one, especially if you are trying to react to everything and everyone in the project. Good time management can help you to choose where best to spend your time, it can help you to be more proactive and spend less time fire fighting.
Running projects can be a stressful occupation for the project manager and for everyone else involved. This module will introduce you to the causes of stress and provide you with simple solutions to avoid stress and deal with stress-full situations.
Running effective meetings
Running effective meetings is a core skill for all project managers. This module will help you to prepare for and manage the key meetings that occur during any project.
Throughout a project there are a number of key opportunities for the project manager to use a presentation to communicate to the project team and stakeholders. These include the project kick off meeting, project review/board meetings and post project /lessons learned meetings.
Negotiating & Influencing
Negotiation skills can pay dividends for the project manager in a number of different areas such as defining project scope, resource sharing, estimating and change control.