From the perspective of serving as a project manager for not-for-profit and volunteer organizations, applying sound project management methodology can often feel like pushing on a string. Leading project stakeholders who neither work for your organization nor report to you can present some unique challenges. This presentation will focus on four key project management areas (shared goals, communication, escalation paths and persuasion) to help the project manager lead not-for-profit teams towards successful project completions.
You can claim 1.0 PDU for this Lunch and Learn. The topic aligns with any/all of the PMI Talent Triangle® components.
Stephen Hill, PMP | Ellucian
For over 25 years Stephen has worked internally and as a vendor with over 250 projects at over 113 institutions of higher education providing project management leadership and guidance in implementing and using data management solutions. Their sizes range from less than 100 students to well over 113,000. His focus is on using best practice project management methodologies with these mostly not-for-profit institutions. Stephen also teaches project management for Boise State University’s online programs.