OHSU

Project Management: People & Teams

Are you having trouble with buy in and accountability on your project team? Does your project team have trouble making decisions and getting things done? Want to learn more about giving feedback and status reports? Learn about the people side of project management and the soft skills it takes to develop and form a healthy, effective project team. 

Topics Covered

  • Hard & soft skills in project management
  • Basic team needs
  • Defining roles & responsibilities
  • Do you have the right people on the team?
  • Forming a healthy project team
  • Giving feedback
  • Active listening
  • Simple status reporting

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Who should attend?

  • Employees who what to learn more about the soft skills involved with working with project teams. 
  • Employees who have taken or plan to take Project Management Basics. 
  • This course is designed for and available to individual contributor employees (non-managers).

How will I benefit?

Participants will learn how to:

  • Understand how effective teams work
  • Identify key stakeholders, project team roles  and responsibilities
  • Cultivate stakeholder buy-in and accountability
  • Communicate effectively with team members
  • Develop and communicate status reports

What participants are saying:

  • "It was great to work in small groups and see people from diverse departments and roles."
  • "Great overall structure; fantastic information and tricks of the trade."
  • "I liked breaking off into teams, using examples from real life project experiences and doing class participation."