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Project Management Bootcamp

September 15 from 10pm to 8pm

About This Workshop Whether you’re a designer, a developer, or an entrepreneur who’s looking to get your own company off the ground, knowing how to effectively lead a team and complete a project is an essential element of success.

This Bootcamp reviews the fundamentals of project management. It’s a good place to start whether you’ve found yourself taking on a pm role in your organization or are looking to transition to a career in the field.

In this workshop, you’ll get an introduction to project management processes and best practices for interacting with the client, stakeholders and your team. Working with real world examples, you’ll gain the tools and resources that you’ll need to increase focus and improve your team’s productivity.

Takeaways Learn about the four phases of a project An overview of the two popular pm methodologies: traditional project management and Agile How to create a project schedule, budget, and resource plan How to assess risk and anticipate future problems in the project lifecycle Proven techniques for meeting management How to communicate effectively with clients, stakeholders and the project team Preparation Participants will need to bring a laptop or writing materials to take notes with.

If you have any specific challenges in mind with regards to current or past projects, please bring them with you!

GA Chicago @ Rent 24
444 N Wabash Ave, 5th floor
Chicago, IL

Cost: $175

Go to event: generalassemb.ly/education/project-management-bootcamp-d7cc466f-3edc-4760-b236-12a69048d052/chicago/78016