PDF-InformationMaking projects a success

During projects, managers are faced with the challenges of leadership: high complexity, poorly defined structures, a lot of emotions and limited resources. In order to cope with this situation despite these challenges, you need a good combination of useful models, tools, techniques and practice in handling groups and teams. In this workshop, you will learn to use these techniques and you will have the opportunity of practicing how to handle teams.

Key objectives

Independently handling projects
The willingness to use preparation for success
Knowing about what can go wrong
Ability to take into account interplay with hierarchical managers
Taking into consideration the team's emotional development
Ability to work on resistance within the project
Handling poorly defined assignments and tension between project and hierarchy

Course content

What types of projects exist?
Defining project assignment and project goals
Project context analysis
Planning: from the project structure plan to the time schedule
Handling crises
Project controlling 
Team building
Team meetings and facilitation - critical situations - what to do when things get rough

Who should attend?

Managers and employees who lead projects within organizations. This workshop has been created for all those who would like to make their projects a success by better preparation and active leadership.

Your benefit

You will have knowledge about all tools that make project planning and preparing easier and which will help you keep track of the project from beginning to end. You will proactively watch over the project team's ability to perform while not neglecting all the people involved in the project.

Maximum number of participants: 12


Introductory presentations
Knowledge exchange among participants
Actual examples provided by participants
One-on-one work and group work
Group discussions to round off all activities
Reflection on personal experiences

This workshop can be booked as an in-house event.

Duration: 3 days

Location: Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Russia

Participant quote: "I feel well prepared and I look forward to my upcoming projects."


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