NEW - The Power of Virtual Meeting Facilitation for Project Managers with Maria Fafard
DescriptionTopics: Business Skill Enhancement | Leadership Development | Communication and Presentation Skills | Conflict Management
An ability to design and facilitate an effective and engaging project meeting has always been a vital skill for successful project managers. Your ability to facilitate virtual meetings and to engage and motivate your team members and stakeholders are especially important today, as we are wrestling with the challenges of our collective new reality amidst the pandemic.
Do you spend your days in endless online meetings where the goals are not accomplished, and the participants are left disengaged? It doesn't have to be this way! Join us for this highly interactive, in-depth course and learn how to design, prepare for, and facilitate meetings that consistently achieve results, engage and inspire participants virtually, and boost your team’s productivity and collaboration powers. The course dives deep into virtual facilitation competencies and their application in a project management context. You will develop and practice skills such as guiding the group to consensus and target outcomes, learn to use rich virtual engagement tools, and learn about the importance of mindset as you step into the role of a virtual facilitator.
The session relies on extensive use of hands-on exercises and storytelling; you will have ample opportunity to practice your newly acquired skills via individual and group exercises, simulations, and role play. Your learning experience is gamified and uses competitions, quizzes, and surveys to maximize interactivity and learning. Upon completion of this seminar, you will leverage facilitation skills to make a greater impact in your organization and increase productivity, engagement, and communication on your project team. What might be even more exciting, applying these competencies will help you empower transformation of teams and organizations.
What You Will Learn
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Design and prepare for effective virtual meetings
- Facilitate effective virtual meetings by using facilitation skills such as guiding the group to consensus and desired outcomes
- Know tools, techniques and mindset of a successful virtual facilitator
PDU Allocation Table
|CAPM / PMP / PgMP||0||14||0||14.00|
|PMI-ACP / Agile*||0||14||0||14.00|