Project Management

Hague Consulting Limited

Project Sponsor Afternoon Masterclass

A masterclass for Programme and Project sponsors or senior executives charged with ambitious change or accountable for critical deliverables.

  • Managers wanting their projects to succeed
  • Leaders planning major strategic initiatives
  • Project sponsors looking to reduce uncertainty and risk
  • Anyone leading change who needs to resolve conflict             and get people across the line


Project Sponsor session leaders


  • Phil Guerin PMP, CMC who brings valuable insights from complex, ambitious change projects – as a programme manager, project rescuer and strategy execution consultant


  • Cherri Holland who brings a unique perspective to managing the social landscape in which change occurs (or doesn’t!) – as a performance specialist and change manager



Majestic Centre, Willis St in Wellington on Wednesday 19 August

Tower Centre, Queen St in Auckland on Wednesday 26 August


Contact Phil at Hague Consulting Ltd for more information or to talk about an in-house session.


Option 1:         Masterclass only                                                        $650.00 plus GST

Option 2:         Masterclass plus 1 hour personalised advice            $825.00 plus GST


Master class outcomes


  • Maximise the impact of effective sponsorship on your career
  • Insights into managing your accountability as a sponsor
  • Know-how to set up and run a successful project board/steering group
  • Tips for how to place responsibility where it belongs in a project
  • Effective management of time and demands in your sponsor role
  • Valuable tips to deal with risk, uncertainty and conflict
  • Find what is important in all those documents
  • Seek insight rather than more information
  • Heightened awareness of what to expect from your project team
  • Capability for getting support from disinterested and hostile players
  • Skills and insights to get cooperation from disinterested and hostile players
  • Channel frustration into effective communications
  • Coach others to be better project sponsors


Advanced Project Management
Application Lifecycle Management
Basic Project Management
Best Practices
Budgeting and Forecasting
Business Analysis
Conflict Management
Consulting Skills
Contracts and Vendor Management
Cultural Change Management
Portfolio Management
Problem Solving
Process Management
Program Management
Project Accounting
Quality Management
Requirements Management
Risk Management
Team Building
Virtual Team Management


Certification: APMC (International Institute for Learning)
Certification: CAPM (Project Management Institute)
Certification: CBAP (International Institute of Business Analysis)
Certification: Certified Project Management Associate (International Project Management Association)
Certification: Certified Project Manager (International Project Management Association)
Certification: Certified Projects Director (International Project Management Association)
Certification: Certified SCRUM Master (The SCRUM Alliance)
Certification: Certified SCRUM Practitioner (The SCRUM Alliance)
Certification: Certified Senior Project Manager (International Project Management Association)
Certification: CPM (Intl. Association of Project & Program Mgmt)
Certification: FAPM (Association for Project Management (UK))
Certification: ITIL Foundation Certification
Certification: ITIL Practitioner Certification
Certification: Lean Six Sigma Certification
Certification: MAPM (Association for Project Management (UK))
Certification: MPM (American Academy of Project Managers)
Certification: PgMP (Project Management Institute)
Certification: PMP (Project Management Institute)
Certification: PRINCE2 Foundation (PRINCE2)
Certification: PRINCE2 Practitioner (PRINCE2)
Certification: ACP (Project Management Institute)
Degree: Associates in Project Management
Degree: Bachelors in Project Management
Degree: Certificate in Project Management
Degree: Masters In Project Management
Skill Development: Defined Skills
Skill Development: Soft Skills
Tool-specific: MS Project
Tool-specific: Other

Delivery Methods

Group at your location
Online Interactive
Scheduled at vendor location


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