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Project Management Executive Awareness

Are you having problems completing initiatives on time, on budget and to the satisfaction of your internal or external customers?

Maturing your project management processes and your project governance practices has been directly linked to improving project cost and schedule performance as well as lowering the direct costs for project management.

In this senior-level workshop, you will discuss how to create processes and an environment for project success, the roles of the project manager and of your senior management.

Learning Objectives

Participants will gain insight into:

  • Value a defined process for project management
  • Value the practices of project governance including program and portfolio management
  • What to expect from project managers
  • How to create an environment for successful project management
  • Role of project manager, project sponsor
  • How to introduce project management into your organization

Who Should Attend

Project Management Executive Awareness is suitable for individuals who are:

  • C-level Executives
  • Directors and Senior Managers
  • Partners and Senior Consultants

Materials

You will receive a slim course handout containing the presentation content.

What You Will Learn

Part 1 Project Management Awareness

Modern project management
Context of programs and portfolios
Organizing for projects
Some basic concepts
Roles
The “PM Body of Knowledge”
Design your organization’s PM Process
Types of Project Management Office
Fundamental principles

Part 2 Project Governance

Project governance
The PM Process
Project portfolio management (identify, categorize, evaluate, select, prioritize, balance, authorize)
Scoring models
Program management
Stakeholders and roles