Join Mark Mullaly as he explores the challenges and potential benefits that a portfolio management implementation can provide. This webinar will explore the challenges that exist at each stage of the portfolio management process, and suggest strategies to address them. It will also consider some of the larger organizational challenges that are associated with implementing a portfolio management approach. Lastly, it will provide some survival strategies for those facing the need for better portfolio decisions in environments where portfolio is a dirty word.
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Following up on our well-attended January webinar, this presentation delves further into the world of program management. When programs are a vehicle essential to the effective delivery of value, how do you best structure them to be successful? And what does success look like?
In this presentation, Mark Mullaly navigates the world of team building. He provides insights into traditional viewpoints and why they have endured. More importantly, he explores what we know about what works and doesn’t work in team building. You will learn what strategies effectively support team building, how to design an effectively team development approach and what is most effective in terms of sustaining team performance over time. If you lead teams (and who among us doesn’t?) this is a presentation you won’t want to miss.
In this webinar, Mark Mullaly steps back from the details to explore the essential principles that make project management work, and how to reconsider and reapply them in ways that make project management manageable. The webinar takes a look at what is optimal, and what can be optimized, to make project management the essential and value-added function it was always intended to be. If you're overwhelmed the project management challenge, step back, take a deep breath, and join us.
Soft skills, such as they are, are amongst the hardest things that you will learn to apply as a project manager. Excelling at these skills is the product of a lifetime of learning, and even then you will learn things that surprise you and catch you off guard. There are still strategies you can employ and insights you can realize to engage with the messy human dimension of projects. They don’t necessarily work the way you think, but they are there. This webinar will provide you with insights on how to learn them and use them.
An essential part of good communication is story. And good story has structure, rules and guidelines. Understanding how story works, and how to tell good stories, is a critical tool in communicating well. In this presentation, you will learn how to understand and apply story telling principles to your communication efforts.
This presentation dives into the world of strategy, projects, objectives and implementation. Mark Mullaly explores how strategy is developed and the challenges that are encountered in its implementation. More importantly, he identifies the approaches that can be adopted to better align strategy and execution in organizations. Finally, he identifies what project managers can do to enhance the strategic impact of their projects, even in environments where these two concepts do not intersect as well as they should. What does it really mean to implement strategy? And how do we do it successfully? If these are important questions in delivering on our goals, then we’re pretty sure this presentation should be a priority.
All of us have an opportunity—and an obligation—to give back. And one of the most significant ways that we can help to do that is to help develop the next generation of project managers. The challenge is that they are a very different generation. They have different values and different priorities. They also face a very different environment organizational and work environment. This webinar explores how to make a difference in developing the next generation of project managers.
This webinar dives into the depths of bad leadership to understand what it is, what it looks like and why it happens. More importantly, it provides concrete strategies to function, operate and be as effective as you can be while working for a bad leader. If you have a bad leader now—or you fear you might work for one in the future—this will be a webinar that you won’t want to miss.
In this webinar, Mark Mullaly explores the challenges, opportunities and approaches by which project managers can get control over their own work life. He discusses the typical difficulties that project managers face in gaining control of their own workload, and provides concrete suggestions on how to manage more effectively. In an age where the need for work/life balance is commonly discussed, isn't it time you took the time to figure out how to get some? Carve some time out of your schedule for this webinar; it could be the most important one you spend this month!