Charting the Course Using Agile Project Management

The ability to successfully execute projects is closely tied to revenue growth and profitability. Project management is the key. Business leaders are entrusted to manage the resources and assets of an organization. This course teaches the principles of project management and agile project management so you can do the groundwork necessary to ensure the application of those resources to maximize value. 

  Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (MT)
  Location: Mosaic – live video collaboration
  Price: $1950

Ideal for department and team leads, managers and executives.

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Meet Your Instructor: Dr. Tim Rodgers

Project Management: Tim RodgersDr. Tim Rodgers teaches agile project management, supply chain management, quantitative business analysis and strategic decision-making at the graduate level at CSU’s College of Business. Tim has previously held a variety of industry roles at Hewlett-Packard and Lockheed Missiles & Space, including management of manufacturing engineering and international supply chain management. He was Director of Manufacturing and Quality at Foxconn eMS in Shenzhen, China. Tim earned his Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of California (Santa Cruz) and MBA from the University of Oregon. He is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Six Sigma Black Belt. He hosts the podcast Dare to Know, which features interviews with quality and reliability thought leaders.

Project Management

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply common project management tools and techniques such as work breakdown structures, project networks, Gantt charts, critical path analysis, earned value management and schedule buffering
  • Understand the major differences between agile and traditional project management and where to use each method in business
  • Know what it takes to earn professional certifications from the Project Management Institute (PMI), including the Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Learn the basic skills associated with traditional and agile forms of project management, including making tradeoffs between schedule, cost, performance, risk management, stakeholder management, project monitoring, release planning and iteration management

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