Project Management Bootcamp
28

Wednesday, 28 October

11 am – 5 pm CDT

GA Washington D.C. (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Project Management Bootcamp | October 28

Eve MacKnight Photo


Founder, Little Owl

28

Wednesday, 28 October

11 am – 5 pm CDT

GA Washington D.C. (Livestream)

Online Class
Livestream
$250 USD
Regular Ticket
$250 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Whether you’re a designer, a developer, or an entrepreneur who’s looking to get your own company off the ground, knowing how to effectively lead a team and complete a project is an essential element of success.

This Project Management Bootcamp reviews the fundamentals and skills of project management. This class is a good place to start within project management education whether you’ve found yourself taking on a project management professional role in your organization or are looking for a career transition in the field.

In this program, you’ll get an introduction to the project management process and best project management training for interacting with the client, stakeholders and your project team. Throughout this class, you'll be working with real-world examples with your instructor; and gain the tools and resources of professionals that you’ll need to increase focus and improve the productivity of your project team.


The well-being of our employees, students, clients, instructors, and guests is our number one priority here at General Assembly. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully and are adjusting delivery of our programs.


Due to the current health concerns, all GA short-form events, workshops & bootcamps will temporarily be held online - including this one.


Registered students will be notified 24 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in to the Zoom Meeting Room and other tools you’ll need for the session. Registration for this class will close 2 hours prior to the session start in order to allow all students ample opportunity to have the technology enabled.

Takeaways

  • Learn about the four phases of project planning
  • An overview of the two popular project management training methodologies: traditional project management and Agile project
  • How to create a project schedule, budget, and resource plan
  • How to assess risk and anticipate future problems in the project management professional lifecycle
  • Proven techniques for meeting management
  • How to communicate effectively with clients, stakeholders and the project team

Preparation

Prior to the workshop, the participants will receive a project worksheet. They will need to complete Section 1 of the class material, and describe your upcoming project, before the start of this project management bootcamp. If you also have any specific challenges in mind with regards to current or past projects, please bring them to your training to discuss with your instructor!

Participants will need to bring a laptop or writing materials to take notes with.

  • This course will occur completely online using Zoom and Slack
  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection
  • Course set up information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) your course launches
  • Each individual course participant must have purchased a ticket

About the Instructor

Eve MacKnight Photo

Founder, Little Owl

Eve MacKnight served as Director of Project Management at ScrollMotion, a mobile app start-up that has published thousands of apps to iTunes since 2008. At ScrollMotion, she oversaw a bi-coastal team of 18 project managers. Prior to ScrollMotion, Eve was a producer and production manager for feature films, music videos and commercial projects. She has worked with Sesame Street, National Geographic, Disney, Warner Brothers, Sony, and the NFL. Eve is the Founder of LITTLE OWL, a consulting and training company that advises on how to manage digital projects. In addition to General Assembly, Eve teaches at Brooklyn Brainery. Eve is a certified Scrum Master. Eve loves corny jokes.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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