If you are interested in studying marketing, engineering, or business, you will rely on effective project management skills to complete projects and work effectively with your peers. If you like to work with groups of people to make things happen, project management principles can help your team reach its goals. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to work together to define goals, set clear team expectations, gather feedback, and stay organized to produce a product or service. Led by instructors from Toyota who are expert project managers themselves, this workshop includes practical exercises, group activities, interactive instruction, and a final presentation. Join us to build your teamwork, time management and problem-solving skills – to excel at assignments and projects in school, at work, and in everyday life.
Each meeting day will focus on one component of project management best practices. Every class will include group exercises and presentations from instructors and students alike:
- Day 1: Starting a Project
- Day 2: Project Teams
- Day 3: Project Planning
- Day 4: Stakeholder Management
- Day 5: Risk Management
- Day 6: Change Management