Everyday Project Management
Are you having trouble getting things done? Has your boss given you a project to run, and you don't know where to start? Or are you feeling overwhelmed by the sheer mountain of work in front of you?
"Everyday Project Management" can help give you the tools to overcome this.
This course includes…
- Nine video lectures in clear and simple language and minimal jargon
- Seven quizzes and a final exam so you get instant feedback on how well you learned the material
- Seven assignments that will be personally reviewed and graded by an expert Project Manager. You'll get feedback on your work, which is critical to learning project management
This course is great for those who manage small projects at work (marketing campaigns, annual budgeting cycles, etc) or at home (family events, holidays).
Overview of the course. What it's all about and who it's for.
Planning your Project
This lecture is all about how to choose the goal(s) of the project.
In this lecture, we'll cover how to make task lists... one of the most important elements of the project plan.
In this lecture, we'll discuss assigning tasks to people and how to do it most effectively.
Now the question is when the tasks should be scheduled for. We'll cover that in this lecture.
What will your project need in terms of resources? In this lecture, we'll cover this in detail.
Managing your Project
It's not enough to just plan the project. We also have to make it happen. Here's how you do that.
No project ever goes 100% smoothly. Here we'll talk about risks and issues and how to handle them when they arise.
Quick recap of the course and next steps.