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Project Management Bootcamp | August 15

$250 USD each
Sunday, 15 August, 2021
1 7 pm EDT
Online

About This Workshop

This full-day, hands-on bootcamp reviews the fundamental skills and methodologies of project management. Whether you're an experienced project management professional, business owner, or student, this bootcamp covers material to help you expand your knowledge of the keys to effectively managing projects. Get an introduction to the project management process and best practices for interacting with clients, stakeholders, and your project team. You’ll gain exposure to real-world examples and learn best practices to immediately increase the team alignment and project productivity.

Whether you’ve already found yourself taking on a project management role within your organization or are looking to transition into the field, this project management training is a good place to start.

General Assembly’s classes, workshops & events are for recreational purposes and are not regulated by the bureau of proprietary school supervision.

If this class is recorded, students will be sent the recording link within 7 days after class completion by email. Students are encouraged to download and save any shared materials (worksheets, deck if applicable) during class for later reference as they are not be shared by email.

Takeaways

  • Describe the responsibilities of a PjM and the impact the role has on the business.
  • Delineate between the two popular project management methodologies: traditional and Agile.
  • Explain the project life cycle and the project manager’s role at each stage.
  • Experience a real-life project management scenario and create a high-quality project plan for a project on which you’re working.
  • Learn essential project management skills and develop your awareness of how your team functions during a project.
  • Practice risk management using a risk register template.
  • Practice proven techniques for meeting management.
  • Describe several communication best practices for project managers.

Preparation

  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
  • This class will occur completely online using Zoom.
  • Class setup information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your class launches.
  • Each individual class participant must have purchased a ticket.
  • Please complete this worksheet prior class

About the Instructor

Nicole Scherbina Photo

Operations Manager - Consumer Products, Sago Mini (Spin Master)

With a diverse background in Operations, my career has been spent in high growth organizations doing things differently. With 10+ years managing projects, I love fostering collaboration between cross-functional teams.

As Operations Manager at Sago Mini, I solve complex problems with diverse stakeholders both within our organization and our parent organization, Spin Master. Our customer-centric team makes data-driven decisions and strategic choices to encourage customer retention and business growth.

I received my Project Management Professional (PMP) certification in November 2019, and am well-versed in project management methodologies.

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