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Project Management for Small Businesses

$79
Self-Paced3 Course Hours | 12 Weeks
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Small Business Management
Project Management for Small Businesses

Description

Small business management involves overseeing both small and large projects. Not all projects require extensive planning, but project management techniques can help teams of all sizes meet their goals more efficiently. This course introduces fundamental project management concepts, reviews common project pitfalls, and explains the importance of each of the five stages of the project life cycle: initiating, planning, executing, monitoring/controlling, and closing.

credits

  • PMI PDUs: 3
    • Leadership PDUs: 1.5
      • Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 0.5
        • Technical PM PDUs: 1
          • IACET CEUs: 0.3
            • HRCI Credits: 3
              • SHRM PDCs: 3

                features

                • Mobile-friendly
                • Audio-enabled
                • Badge and credit-awarding
                • Real-world case studies
                • Fully accessible
                • Games & Flashcards
                • Expert-supported
                • Video content

                learning Outcomes

                • Explain why project management is important in a small business setting
                • Describe the stages in the project life cycle
                • Create documents to initiate a project
                • Describe the problem of scope creep
                • Create a project plan
                • Identify the importance of performance reports and reviews
                • Explore ways to facilitate communication between project participants
                • Distinguish between push and pull communications
                • Explain the importance of monitoring progress, risks, and changes

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