human resources - learning and development

 

Advanced Project Management

Session Leader

Project Agency

Duration

One full day

Aims

For managers with experience of project management and particularly people who have attended our two day course and who now want to focus on the “people aspects” of projects.

Objectives

To further develop your chances of successful project delivery by:


Giving you the opportunity to recognise the importance of team dynamics,
Understanding the ‘power of people in reaching project success,
Giving you the chance to examine new skills and ideas in a safe environment.

 

Who will benefit?

This one-day workshop is designed for managers who:

Have attended our “Skills in Project Management” workshop, or an equivalent course,
Currently acting as a project manager with project planning and delivery responsibility,
Playing a significant role in leading, managing, planning, monitoring and controlling projects, or are likely to do so in the near future,
Wish to develop the management and leadership aspects of their role.

Information Covered

Project success and failure
Projects in the context of programmes
Introducing the Wow! factor to your projects
Focusing on benefits
Shift Happens – Managing “Shift”, slippage, delays and the unexpected
Understanding the lifecycle and dynamics of a project team
The four importances of Project Leadership
People’s response to change and the different levels of resistance you can anticipate.

To book a place on a session or join the waiting list please use the booking form.

 

Registry, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ

Enquiries: +44 (0)1227 764000 or contact us

Last Updated: 23/01/2013