Communication skills for project managers
Communication is the single most critical project success factor.
The majority of your time as a project manager will be spent communicating. You must be able to juggle emails, phone calls, voice mail, and paperwork in order to keep a fast-paced project on track. This course will teach you the ins and outs of project communication management, including how to create a solid communication plan that will help your team maximize buy-in and prioritize stakeholder feedback. Learn how to build two-way communication goals, hold effective meetings, and write concise reports using a communication strategy.
This course provides the foundation, techniques and tools to manage each stage of the project life cycle, work within organizational and cost constraints, set goals tied directly to stakeholder needs, get the most from your project management team and utilize state-of-the-art project management tools to get work done on time and within budget.
You’ll learn project management skills through case studies, hands-on exercises and practical experiences that can immediately be applied to your job. This approach yields a comprehensive project management experience, including the early stages of defining project requirements, developing work breakdown structures, project change control and closeout.