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Welcome to Managing Contractors and Temporary Employees from LearnSmart.
LearnSmart is Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Registered Education Provider (REP 3577). This course qualifies for the above credit hours toward the PMP or CAMP training contact hours or toward maintaining your current certification. Thus meeting the Professional Development Unit (PDU) requirement necessary to continue their PMP Certification or for experienced project managers wanting to brush up on their education.
If you're interested in becoming an accomplished project manager, this training will give you valuable real-life project management techniques. Learn the skills you need to be an effective project manager - this course qualifies for 3.25 PDU credit hours toward your PMP® certification from PMI.
You'll learn how contractors and temps -- a common part of today's business landscape -- offer managers a variety of unique solutions, but also an assortment of unique challenges and questions. Knowing how to incorporate these dedicated professionals into your strategic plan can go a long way toward maximizing their effectiveness, and that of your department.
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|Section 1: Pre-Assessment|
|Section 2: Managing Contractors and Temporary Employees|
Do's and Don'ts
The Work Process
Leaders vs. Managers
Managing Independent Contractors
Chapter 1 Quiz
|Section 3: Hiring Temporary Employees|
Understanding the Difference
Managing Employees Effectively
Research and Screening
|Section 4: Managing Contingent Workers|
Temporary vs. Permanent
Control and Direction
Chapter 2 & 3 Quiz
|Section 5: Legal Pitfalls|
|Section 6: Working with Temporary Agencies|
How to Advertise
Selling the Vision
Choosing an Agency
Dealing with Vendors
Chapter 4 & 5 Quiz
|Section 7: Final Exam|
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