Project management is not just restricted to certain industries, or to individuals with certification as a project manager. Lots of us are expected to complete assignments that are not a usual part of our job, and to get the job done well, within our budget, and on time.
This workshop is intended for those who understand the conceptual phase of a project’s life cycle, including setting goals, creating a vision statement, and creating the Statement of Work. Today will take you through the remaining three stages: planning, execution, and termination.
o Identify your project’s tasks and resources
o Order tasks using the Work Breakdown Structure o Schedule tasks effectively o Use basic planning tools such as a Gantt chart, PERT diagram, and network diagram o Prepare a project budget o Modify the project budget and schedule to meet targets o Identify and manage risks o Prepare a final project plan o Execute and terminate a project o Develop and manage a change control process