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Project Management

How to Use Project Management Planning Tools

You will learn how to…
Manage time
Meet deadlines
Make your work day as productive as possible
Meet deadlines
Peter Taylor
Project Management Specialist
Lecturer's bio
Lecturer's bio

Peter Taylor is a project management specialist, a business consultant, and the author of two bestsellers on the art of productive laziness: The Lazy Winner and The Lazy Project Manager.

Taylor started his career at KPMG and undertook projects at Siemens, Cognos, and Infor. His clients included Microsoft, Volvo, Vodafone, Alcatel, Orange, InterContinental Hotels Group, Intel, Thomson Reuters, universities, the Welsh government, and Britain's Food Standards Agency. Also among his clients were prestigious universities and business schools, such as the Cranfield University School of Management, University of Birmingham, and Warwick Business School.

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What is this course about?

This mini-course will teach you everything about the planning tools. You will learn to visualize the project charts through Gantt diagrams, to demonstrate the sequence of workflow through activity network, as well as to time the project via critical path method and control its implementation by earned value. By applying the techniques and tools offered by “How to Use Project Management Planning Tools” mini-course, you will be able to successfully develop a project and launch it on time.

This mini-course is a part of 3-hour course by Peter Taylor “Project Management Basics.”


Who is this course for?

  • Executives
  • Project managers
  • Top managers
  • Everyone interested in career development
  • Department heads