Strategic Project Management - Be Agile on Every Project
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Strategic Project Management - Be Agile on Every Project

Develop strategic thinking skills, apply them in the project environment and succeed with every single project.
3.6 (9 ratings)
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66 students enrolled
Created by Igor Ovchinnikov
Last updated 4/2016
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  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn to manage projects strategically
  • Understand strategic project management framework
  • Understand Agile project management
  • Develop a skill-set and a mind-set to succeed in every single project
  • Develop your strategic-thinking skills.
  • Understand how to succeed in every project.
  • Learn to assess, shape, and take advantage of your project environment.
  • Claim some PDUs (Professional Development Units) towards your PMI certifications.
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  • An Open Mind And A Wilingness To Improve Yourself

We live in a project-based world. Chances are, you go from project to project at work. Project management is a high-demand skill. Companies are more and more managed by projects and require PMI certifications. It is more and more essential to learn how to succeed on projects.

Have you ever wondered if it is possible to succeed with every single project? Why are some projects successful and others - not? How come, some project managers deliver results consistently and others - only occasionally? Is there a secret formula that can help you succeed?

By taking this Strategic Project Management course you will learn some powerful ideas that you can try at work in order to significantly increase your chances of success with any project that you and your company undertakes.

This course will help you understand your project environment. It will give you tips about how to take the maximum advantage of any environment.

This course is a strategic-thinking course. It is designed to help you develop your independent strategic thinking. You will learn both age-old and modern principles of strategic thinking and strategic behavior.

After you take and complete this course, you will have a better understanding of Agile project management and how to apply the principles behind Agile manifesto to any types of projects.

By the end of the course, you will be able to practice strategic project management concepts at work and will achieve clarity about what it means to manage strategically. Hopefully, you will also feel that you are more and more strategic in your behavior as a person and as a leader.

Who is the target audience?
  • Project Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Project Portfolio Managers
  • Leaders of Project-Based Orgnizations
  • Anyone who believes in the value of independent thinking
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Curriculum For This Course
45 Lectures
What Is Strategy? What is Strategic?
5 Lectures 13:28
In this section

Defining Strategy

Strategy is Popular - Lately

Defining Strategy - Homework

Levels of Strategy
Strategic Assessment of Project Environment
10 Lectures 27:09

Enterprise Environmental Factors

It All Begins With Analysis

Sun Tzu Analytical Framework






When You Are the Big Boss
Natural Phenomena Of Strategy
7 Lectures 24:08
In this section

S-Curve: The Pattern of Temporary





General Strategic Concepts
6 Lectures 24:59
In This Section


Probing Moves

Moves With Multiple-Objectives


Cheng-Chi or Dual-Action Moves
Be Agile On Every Project
10 Lectures 34:31
In This Section

What Is Agility? - Some Definitions

Decision-Action Cycle - OODA

OODA in a Supermarket

Agile Sailboat

OODA When Reporting Project Status

Agility Triangle

Agile Manifesto - Values

Agile Manifesto - Principles

While Reading Agile Manifesto
Next Steps
2 Lectures 03:24
What is Next?

Bonus Lecture: Special Offers
About the Instructor
Igor Ovchinnikov
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