Leadership and the Human Element in Project Management

MGMT X 443.4

This course covers project communication, motivation, conflict resolution, negotiation, stress management, and effective leadership in the project management context.

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Fall
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Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Realize the importance of the soft skills and the human relationship aspect in driving project activities for favorable outcomes
  • Comprehend types of leadership styles, power levels, and the challenges they face at the different stage of a project
  • Analyze personality types of yourself and of all team members and stakeholders on a project
  • Realize the importance of communication as one of the major duties of the project manager, and distinguish the impact of effective and ineffective communications types on project progress and performance

About this course:

Effective leadership skills are perhaps the greatest determinant of project success. Project managers must demonstrate leadership effectiveness throughout each phase of the project life cycle. Review and recognize specific leadership styles in the context of real-world examples. Participative assignments help both current and future project managers enhance their own leadership effectiveness. Course content covers project communication, motivation, conflict resolution, negotiation, stress management, and effective leadership in the context of project management. Participants identify the leadership challenges unique to the project environment, identify their leadership strengths and weaknesses, identify five conflict resolution modes and when to use them, and learn to differentiate between position power and personal power. Note: This course is NOT interchangeable with MGMT X 490.996 Leadership Communication Strategies.
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Summer 2022 Schedule

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Monday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
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Instructor: Jerry Reed
387406
Fee:
$999.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jun 27, 2022
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 10, 2022
Course Requirements
Leadership and the Human Element in Project Management
Internet access required to access course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jun 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Jul 4, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Jul 11, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Jul 18, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Jul 25, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Aug 1, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Aug 8, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Aug 15, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Aug 22, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Aug 29, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Sep 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Sep 12, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Mon Sep 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Margaret Meloni
387385
Fee:
$999.00
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ENROLL BY: Jun 21, 2022
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to access course materials.

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