VivaLDI: Project Management for Leading Digital Initiatives
Three day Course Fee:
R6,700 *R4,500 (all inclusive)
You can now alsobook via Computicket.
Click here to read Karen's note on 'Project Management, an important culture for the 21st Century'
Digital initiatives must be managed within a project framework that uses agile and professional processes to ensure the project succeeds, on time and in budget.
This course will teach you the skills that make digital Project Managers worth their weight in gold!
You will gain the comprehensive understanding, foundation, experience, techniques and tools to:
- manage each stage of the project life cycle
- work within organizational and cost constraints
- set goals that are tied to stakeholder needs
- get the most from geographically dispersed teams
- get the work done on time and within budget
Project Management is the only way to get any digital initiative done right. Based on the very latest thinking and experience in the US and UK, you will learn up-to-date rigorous skills and knowledge for anyone who is planning to become certified in Project Management.
The course will help you formulate projects, define requirements, plan realistic dates, make realistic promises, set and manage realistic expectations, deliver better quality and have satisfied customers.
You will acquire an arsenal of professional PM skills, tools and techniques, and the confidence to use them.
You will leave this course with a great understanding of Project Management, and with a practical ability to apply it effectively to your own digital projects.
What is more you will be equipped with an arsenal of best practices, inspiring and enlightening examples, and guidelines for staying in tune with developments in the future.
The course is led by Karen Parkin, a digital strategist, web PM, corporate e-commerce expert and international internet business veteran, who has managed major award-winning web development projects for some of the world's largest corporations.
More about the VivaLDI course
If you are a marketing executive, business owner, sponsor or Project Manager, you need to know how to manage your projects to be in scope, on time, in budget!
South African companies who have benefitted from our experience include:
Makro, Draft FCB, SABC New Media, Distell, Random House Struik, Markham, Exclusive Books, WesBank, Hunt Lascaris, Standard Bank, GoNetReady, Deloitte, Disney Book Club, Media 24, Map Studio, MWEB, FinWeek, Trudon (Yellow Pages), and McCann Worldgroup.
Globally, we've worked with a long list of organisations, including:
The BBC, AC Nielsen, Marriott Hotels International, American Express, Intel, Ford, Credit Suisse, Lockheed-Martin, Library of Congress, US Department of Defense, Nomura, Sasktel, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), Cisco Systems, Kepner-Tregoe and American Honda.