Overcoming the Human Obstacles to Project Management

How to Influence and Adapt to Stakeholder Demands

You’ve put together your charter, you’ve got a detailed work breakdown structure, and you are ready to go. However, things never go as planned! Factors such as poor commitment, hidden agendas, lack of stakeholder or sponsor support are the things that can derail any project. While many project managers are proficient with the technical aspect of project management, it is the human objects that ultimately determine the success of a project and can cause unforeseen problems to arise quickly. This highly interactive workshop will give project managers the tools that they need to solve real problems in real time. Whether your projects are such quality improvement processes as Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma or software project management, the greatest variable is the same - people!

After this workshop you will be able to: