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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.

Seminar Number: 02298

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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
 

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.

  • 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
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American Management Association (AMA) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). AMA complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, AMA is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

Classroom Schedule

16 Sessions Available

  • $2,095.00 Non Members
  • $1,895.00 AMA Members
  • $1,605.00 GSA
Date Duration State City Zip
  2019-06-24 2019-06-26 Jun 24, 2019 - Jun 26, 2019 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2019-07-29 2019-07-31 Jul 29, 2019 - Jul 31, 2019 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2019-08-07 2019-08-09 Aug 7, 2019 - Aug 9, 2019 3 Days IL Chicago 60601 Chicago Register Now

  2019-08-19 2019-08-21 Aug 19, 2019 - Aug 21, 2019 3 Days CA Anaheim 92801 Anaheim Register Now

  2019-09-16 2019-09-18 Sep 16, 2019 - Sep 18, 2019 3 Days CA San Francisco 94103-3156 San Francisco Register Now

  2019-09-23 2019-09-25 Sep 23, 2019 - Sep 25, 2019 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2019-10-09 2019-10-11 Oct 9, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 3 Days GA Atlanta 30309-7705 Atlanta Register Now

  2019-10-14 2019-10-16 Oct 14, 2019 - Oct 16, 2019 3 Days MA Boston 02110 Boston Register Now

  2019-11-04 2019-11-06 Nov 4, 2019 - Nov 6, 2019 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2019-11-13 2019-11-15 Nov 13, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019 3 Days NV Las Vegas 88901 Las Vegas Register Now

  2019-11-20 2019-11-22 Nov 20, 2019 - Nov 22, 2019 3 Days IL Chicago 60601 Chicago Register Now

  2019-12-09 2019-12-11 Dec 9, 2019 - Dec 11, 2019 3 Days CA San Francisco 94103-3156 San Francisco Register Now

  2019-12-16 2019-12-18 Dec 16, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2020-02-03 2020-02-05 Feb 3, 2020 - Feb 5, 2020 3 Days NY New York 10019 New York Register Now

  2020-03-11 2020-03-13 Mar 11, 2020 - Mar 13, 2020 3 Days DC Arlington/Washington 22202-4807 Arlington/Washington Register Now

  2020-03-16 2020-03-18 Mar 16, 2020 - Mar 18, 2020 3 Days CA San Francisco 94103-3156 San Francisco Register Now

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