Advanced Project Management Course Outline

Advanced Project Management

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: Choosing the Project Team

Choosing the Team

Pre-Assignment Review

Four Issues to Address with Project Teams

Session Three: Building a Winning Team

Why is Teamwork Important?

The Stages of Team Development

Session Four: Managing Team Meetings

Starting on the Right Foot

Making Committees Work

Making Connections

Session Five: Easy Ways to Reward Your Team

Session Six: Developing a Communication Plan

The Five Components

Case Study

Session Seven: Communicating with Sponsors and Executives

Communication Excellence

Making Connections

Session Eight: Dealing with Problem Team Members

Developing Understanding

When to Walk Away

When Things Don’t Work

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys

Personal Action Plan