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Project Management for Administrative Professionals

Is there an advantage to learning project management for administrative professionals? Yes!

If you’re looking to take on the added pressure and challenges associated with projects, the techniques of project management for administrative professionals will give you the confidence you need to get the job done. Whether you’re an administrative assistant, secretary, executive secretary or another member of the administrative support staff, now you can get the skills that spell project management success—scheduling, budgeting and planning. Learn how project management for administrative professionals will help you take a project from conception to completion. NEW! Remote Access AMA now offers you the option of attending this course virtually with Remote Access. Participate in this live seminar from the comfort of your own home, or right in your office. You will have full interaction with the course leader, participate in group exercises, and more. Call 877-566-9441 for details.

Seminar Number: 02298

  • In a Classroom
  • Online
  • Your Company Location

Course Scheduling & Pricing

Who Should Attend

Executive secretaries and assistants, administrative assistants and administrative support personnel, office managers, sales assistants and any administrative professional who is responsible for projects.

  •   Classroom3 Day(s)
    1.8 CEU
  •   Online3 Lesson(s)
    1.8 CEU
 

If you’re looking to take on the added pressure and challenges associated with projects, the techniques of project management for administrative professionals will give you the confidence you need to get the job done.

Whether you’re an administrative assistant, secretary, executive secretary or another member of the administrative support staff, now you can get the skills that spell project management success—scheduling, budgeting and planning. Learn how project management for administrative professionals will help you take a project from conception to completion.

NEW! Remote Access

AMA now offers you the option of attending this course virtually with Remote Access. Participate in this live seminar from the comfort of your own home, or right in your office. You will have full interaction with the course leader, participate in group exercises, and more.

Call 877-566-9441 for details.

  • Learn the project management for administrative professionals skills to plan, organize and control projects of any size
  • Organize and track all project resources to maximize productivity
  • Anticipate problems or solve them as they arise
  • Manage time while juggling multiple projects with ongoing daily responsibilities
  • Gain the ability to exert influence without authority
  • Defining project management
  • Planning and controlling projects
  • Meeting project objectives
  • Solving project problems
  • Managing time and priorities
  • Learning from each project
  • Coordinating work done by others
  • Improving communication skills

Learning Objectives

  • Plan and Control Projects of Any Size Using the Proven Techniques of Successful Project Management
  • Focus on Results and Meet Project Objectives and Timetables
  • Organize and Track All Project Resources to Maximize Productivity
  • Report Progress of Plans to the Satisfaction of Management
  • Solve Problems as They Arise and Anticipate Problems Using Simple and Effective Problem-Solving Tools
  • Manage Time While Juggling Multiple Projects and Ongoing Daily Responsibilities
  • Learn to Use Influence and Clear Communication to Get Cooperation and Coordinate the Work of People Who Do Not Report to You
  • Deal with Complexity and Conflicting Demands on Your Time and Talent
  • Gain Confidence and Increase Your Responsibility By Validating Your Experience and Skills

What Is Project Management?

  • Understand the Definition of “Project”
  • Create Problem Statements
  • Understand the Difference Between a Project and Ongoing Work
  • Be Aware of the Variety of Projects Administrative Professionals Are Asked to Complete
  • Understand the Roles and Responsibilities of a Project Manager
  • Understand the Basic Project Life Cycle

How Do We Manage Projects?

  • Plan and Control Projects
  • Meet Project Objectives
  • Organize and Track Resources
  • Use Basic Project Management Tools

How Do We Work with Others Successfully?

  • Use Influence Without Authority
  • Recognize and Use Different Communication Styles
  • Use Active Assertive Communication
  • Communicate Effectively Across Organizational Boundaries
  • Organize Effective Project Team Meetings

How Do We Meet Project Challenges?

  • Solve Project Problems Effectively
  • Avoid Disasters
  • Learn from Every Project

How Do We Apply Project Management Knowledge and Plan for the Future?

  • Apply Your Learning to New Projects
  • Plan Your Progress More Effectively
Download Extended Seminar Outline PDF

American Management Association is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is accredited to issue the IACET CEU.

Classroom Schedule

14 Sessions Available

Online Schedule

2 Sessions Available

  • $2,095.00 Non Members
  • $1,895.00 AMA Members
  • $1,795.00 GSA
Date Duration State City Zip
  2020-04-22 2020-04-24 Apr 22, 2020 - Apr 24, 2020 3 Days IL Chicago 60601 Chicago Register Now

  2020-04-29 2020-05-01 Apr 29, 2020 - May 1, 2020 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2020-06-15 2020-06-17 Jun 15, 2020 - Jun 17, 2020 3 Days CA San Francisco 94103-3156 San Francisco Register Now

  2020-06-22 2020-06-24 Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 24, 2020 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2020-07-27 2020-07-29 Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2020-08-17 2020-08-19 Aug 17, 2020 - Aug 19, 2020 3 Days MA Boston 02110-1817 Boston Register Now

  2020-09-16 2020-09-18 Sep 16, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020 3 Days GA Atlanta 30309-7705 Atlanta Register Now

  2020-09-21 2020-09-23 Sep 21, 2020 - Sep 23, 2020 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2020-10-05 2020-10-07 Oct 5, 2020 - Oct 7, 2020 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2020-10-14 2020-10-16 Oct 14, 2020 - Oct 16, 2020 3 Days CA San Francisco 94103-3156 San Francisco Register Now

  2020-11-18 2020-11-20 Nov 18, 2020 - Nov 20, 2020 3 Days IL Chicago 60601 Chicago Register Now

  2020-11-30 2020-12-02 Nov 30, 2020 - Dec 2, 2020 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2020-12-02 2020-12-04 Dec 2, 2020 - Dec 4, 2020 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2020-12-09 2020-12-11 Dec 9, 2020 - Dec 11, 2020 3 Days NV Las Vegas 88901 Las Vegas Register Now

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