Padgett Thompson

National Seminars Group
National Seminars Group
a division of Rockhurst University Continuing Education Center
Course Description

This seminar is offered onsite only. The descriptions and outlines specified below are examples of the topics covered in this seminar. Actual seminar content will depend on your organization's needs. Of course, we customize the seminar's content to meet the specific needs of your organization.

Planning, Managing & Controlling IT Projects

Finally! A course for IT professionals who need solid project management tools and methodologies developed specifically for complex IT projects. An Intensive 2-Day Workshop Exclusively for IT Professionals!

Program Description

Managing and delivering your complex IT projects takes IT-specific strategies and methodologies.

Far too many IT professionals have learned the hard way that conventional tools and strategies for project management simply don't get the job done in the complex world of IT projects. The variables inherent in technology development and implementation add another dimension of problems, making it even tougher to bring IT projects in on time and on budget.

Studies show the failure rate of IT systems projects is a dismal 30 to 45 percent. WHY RISK YOURS - when you can get the skills you need to successfully manage IT projects?

Planning, Managing & Controlling IT Projects is a hard-hitting two-day course covering the latest methodologies and strategies - solid, real-world skills developed exclusively for IT professionals and IT projects.

You'll learn how to
This information-packed training is NOT theory or lecture-based. Instead, you'll learn proven techniques and applications that experienced IT project managers swear by. You'll hear case studies, practice using charts, matrices and other tools, and gain insight on effectively managing a project team. You'll also learn strategies other IT professionals are using to deliver projects within budget and time constraints.

Like it or not, your organization's future rides on the success of IT projects. The consequences for failure are too enormous - for you as well as your company - to leave the fate of your IT projects to chance. Commit just two days of your time, and you can learn comprehensive IT project management skills that will deliver phenomenal benefits to your organization, not to mention your career!

Learning IT services the right way through seminars is a great way to make sure your are on the right track. Wanting to join a company like Dell Telework to do all the management for computers and hardware services will get your foot in the door.

What You'll Learn
Who Should Attend Workshop Agenda

Planning and Initiating Effective IT Project Start-Up
Using Risk Assessment Strategies for Improved Decision-Making Establishing Strong, Positive Leadership for Your Project Team Tracking Structures for Monitoring Projects Through Every Phase The Importance of Establishing Solid Report Structures Contingency Planning: The Key to IT Project Management Success Wrapping Up the Project and Quantifying the Results Continuing Education:
Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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