Faculty and staff: project management workshop part 1

Faculty and staff: project management workshop part 1


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 Friday October 11, 2019
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Faculty and staff: project management workshop part 1

TRU’s Human Resources department presents this two-day workshop for faculty and staff. It will be facilitated by Andrea Hall, manager, TRU Project Management Office.

 

What is a project?

A project is a temporary and unique operation designed to accomplish a specific goal. All tasks, resources and objectives must be managed within the defined scope and timeline.

Managing projects, therefore, is the application of knowledge, tools, and techniques to achieve the goal requirements on time.

These two-day workshops are designed to focus on the project management process.

Day 1

Nov. 26—1:30 to 4 p.m.

Initiating—How do we define our project scope and requirements?

Planning—What are our high level tasks and how do we schedule them?

Day 2

Dec. 10—9:30 a.m. to noon (register here)

Executing—What type of deliverables do we need to provide to our stakeholders?

Monitoring and Controlling—How can we hold people accountable to their projects?

Closing—What are our successes and lessons learned?

 

Get the most from the workshops

To get the most out of your workshops, please come with a potential project you may be starting in the new year.

As homework, you will be provided with LinkedIn Learning video assignments between the two sessions.

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