Executive View of Project Management

  • Length: 1/2 to 1 Day
Executives have a critical role in project success.  This course will help you execute an executive view of project management that will best benefit you and your project team.

Course Description

It's very important for your organization to have an executive view of project management, so that the necessary leadership is in place for your projects.  This course will be customized to meet the specific interests and needs of your audience, and assist your executives in understanding how they contribute to project success.  That way, 100% of what they hear will be relevant to your organization and your issues. This course is a great option if your management team needs to learn more about project management, but have limited time to attend training.

Benefits

  • Understand how the discipline of project management can increase your productivity, improve communication and cut development costs.
  • Remove the mystery of project success by learning proven techniques to define, plan and control a project.
  • Establish a foundation for project success within your organization with a systematic approach to managing projects.

Audience

When executives have many projects under their span of responsibility it can be difficult to stay involved with all of them.
This course is intended for managers and executives responsible for more than one project, whether they are the project manager or have project managers reporting to them.

Sample Course Topics


Leading a project based organization
  • Overview of the project management discipline
  • The value of project management
  • Sponsor and management responsibilities on projects
  • Capabilities of a mature project-based organization
  • The relationship of project management, portfolio management, and strategic planning