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• The need for project management
management overview, principles and life cycles
• Project management methods – starting projects,
planning, tracking and controls
• Publishing case
• Avoiding failure – managing risk, issues
• Managing change
It’s a team game – roles and responsibilities
• PLUS break-out sessions throughout using real publishing
project scenarios from delegates
Follow up telephone and email consultancy support now available.
This course will commence at 09:30 (registration, with
tea/coffee, from 09:00) and end at approximately 17:00
By the end of the course delegates will be able
Appreciate the benefits of a structured, common
sense approach to projects; make new projects achievable and manage them with
confidence; bring struggling projects back on track; be aware of the ‘people’
and related ‘change’ factors that can undermine projects; bring together
cross-discipline teams to achieve success; make a bigger difference!
Who should attend
The course will help first line
managers and others responsible for managing projects that introduce change in
any area within an organisation. It will also be suitable for those who are
involved in projects as team members. It is relevant to ALL functions within
'The combination of methodology, theory and case studies was really useful. Thank you!
Emma Bohan, School of Advanced Study
'I found it useful and helpful and applicable.
Zoe Holman, School of Advanced Study
'I feel I learned a lot but was not overwhelmed with new information. The handouts will be great to refer back to following the course. A lot was covered during the day, at the right pace.
Merryn Smit, Oxford University Press
'The course was really well run. Jim & Rowena made the content easy to understand and presented some excellent material I will be sure to refer to when I'm back in the office! The information was presented excellently and contained great tips and advice.
Cesca Watson, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
'Good and comprehensive course to get a good idea of how to run a project.
Maija Mantymaa, SAGE
'The presenters were incredibly prepared and knowledgeable
Timea Williams, Oxford University Press
'I found the level to be ideal – gave me a good overview and I felt I could grasp the concepts discussed.
Rachel White, European Respiratory Society
'Very interesting with some great ideas and tips to use on next project.
Jenny Hudson, BMJ
'A good overview – great to take time out to think about these things. Great to have all the notes/diagrams there.
Daniel Pearce, Cambridge University Press
'Great examples, good pace.
Charles Martinez, The Institution of Engineering and Technology