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Project Management, Leadership and Communication


3 Days Classroom Session   |  
4 Days Live Online
Classroom Registration
Individual:
$2195.00
GSA Individual:
$1580.40
Live Online Registration
Live Online:
$2195.00
Private Onsite Package

This course can be tailored to your needs for private, onsite delivery at your location.

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Professional Credits

IIBA (CDU)

ASPE is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider of business analysis training. Select Project Delivery courses offer IIBA continuing development units (CDU) in accordance with IIBA standards.

NASBA (CPE)

NASBA continuing professional education credits (CPE) assist Certified Public Accountants in reaching their continuing education requirements.

This course offers 25.00 NASBA CPEs.

PMI (PDU)

Select courses offer Leadership (PDU-L), Strategic (PDU-S) and Technical PMI professional development units that vary according to certification. Technical PDUs are available in the following types: ACP, PBA, PfMP, PMP/PgMP, RMP, and SP.

25
NASBA CPEs
Certification
Overview

The skills you'll learn in this course will enable you to apply effective leadership strategies, improve your interpersonal communication, become more influential, help guide your staff through change, and deal with conflict and practice ethical principles during the entire project management process.

With the aid of the hands-on case study exercises, you'll learn to create a motivating team atmosphere and ultimately manage your project successfully.

Manage stakeholders and teams
Assess and apply leadership styles
Improve communication
Enhance influence and power bases
Motivate team members
Lead effective project teams
Coach team members
Practice change management
Manage individual and team conflict
Practice ethical project management
Upcoming Dates and Locations
Guaranteed To Run
Nov 20, 2017 – Nov 22, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Dallas , Texas

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Dallas, TX 75201
United States

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Nov 20, 2017 – Nov 22, 2017    9:30am – 5:30pm Live Online Register
Nov 27, 2017 – Nov 29, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Dec 4, 2017 – Dec 6, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm New York , New York

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New York, NY 10001
United States

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Dec 4, 2017 – Dec 6, 2017    11:30am – 7:30pm Live Online Register
Dec 11, 2017 – Dec 13, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Dec 11, 2017 – Dec 13, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Raleigh , North Carolina

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Raleigh, NC 27609
United States

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Dec 18, 2017 – Dec 20, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Dec 27, 2017 – Dec 29, 2017    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 3, 2018 – Jan 5, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 3, 2018 – Jan 5, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Atlanta , Georgia

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at 1-877-800-5221
Atlanta, GA 30301
United States

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Jan 3, 2018 – Jan 5, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm San Jose , California

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San Jose, CA 95101
United States

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Jan 3, 2018 – Jan 5, 2018    11:30am – 7:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 15, 2018 – Jan 17, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 22, 2018 – Jan 24, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 22, 2018 – Jan 24, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Washington , District of Columbia

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Washington, DC 20001
United States

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Jan 29, 2018 – Jan 31, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Dallas , Texas

Please call ASPE for location details
at 1-877-800-5221
Dallas, TX 75201
United States

Register
Jan 29, 2018 – Jan 31, 2018    9:30am – 5:30pm Live Online Register
Jan 29, 2018 – Jan 31, 2018    11:30am – 7:30pm Live Online Register
Feb 5, 2018 – Feb 7, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Course Outline

1. Introduction to Project Leadership

  • What Is Project Management?
  • Role of Project Manager as Organizational Leader
  • Begin Developing Leadership Development Plan
  • The Triple Constraint
  • Leadership Skills
  • Stakeholders

2. Leadership and Management

  • Leadership vs. Management
  • Leadership Orientation
  • Management Styles
  • Three Functions of Management
  • Trait Theory
  • Fiedler's Contingency Model
  • The Leaders Window

3. Interpersonal Communication

  • The Communication Loop
  • Filters and Barriers
  • The Interpersonal Gap
  • Active Listening

4. Influence

  • Influences on a Project Manager
  • Influence Styles
  • Power and the Project Manager

5. Motivation

  • Motivation Theories
  • Motivating Under-Performing Team Members
  • Rewards and Behavior
  • Creating a Motivation Plan
  • Vroom's Expectancy Theory

6. Effective Teams

  • Team Roles
  • Stages of Project Team Development
    • Forming
    • Storming
    • Norming
    • Performing
    • Deforming
  • Team Process and Functional Teams
  • Coaching Team Members
  • Types of risks in complex projects
  • Approaches to identification
  • Risk assessment and response planning

7. Change Management

  • What is Change Management?
  • Being an Organizational Change Agent
  • Influencers of Change
  • Stages of Organizational Change
  • Strategies to Manage Change

8. Conflict

  • What is Conflict?
  • Constructive Conflict vs. Destructive Conflict
  • Conflict Reactions to Avoid
  • Conflict Resolution Techniques
  • Staying Calm in Conflict Situations
  • What is Negotiation?
  • Attitudes About Negotiation
  • Negotiation Requirements
  • Formal Project Negotiation Planning

9. Ethics and Leadership

  • Ethics and Values
  • Personal and Business Ethics
  • Project Management Institute Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct
Who should attend

Who should attend this course:

  • Associate project managers
  • Project managers
  • IT project managers
  • Project coordinators
  • Project analysts
  • Project leaders
  • Senior project managers
  • Team leaders
  • Product managers
  • Program managers