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Project Management SIMPLIFIED - Estimating Time & Costs - Class 3 of 1211:16
About This Class
Welcome to class 3 of the 'Project Management SIMPLIFIED' class modules.
In these classes I introduce you to the basics of Project Management which will need to be acted upon to ensure a smooth and successful Project implementation.
In this third class entitled 'Estimating Time & Costs', you will learn about the importance of time and cost estimation for your project. Clients always need to know how much a project will cost them in the end, so this is an important class on how to plan for those costs and time needed to keep the project on target.
The complete 'Project Management SIMPLIFIED' class consists of 12 individual modules and covers the following aspects of Project Management:
- Defining the Project
- Listing the tasks
- Estimating time and costs
- Finding the critical path
- Considering crashing or overlapping tasks
- Drawing a Gantt (Bar) chart
- Calculating resource requirements over time
- Assessing and mitigating risks
- Monitoring progress with the Gantt chart
- Monitoring cumulative costs
- Re-adjusting your plan
All class modules combined will to give you an insight to Project Management, so you will be able to understand the work involved. It will unfortunately not be able to turn you into a fully fledged Project Manager, which only experience will be able to do. Yet it will give you the best footing to kick-start your Project Management aspirations, either by managing projects in your freelancer career or getting involved in projects while working as an employee in a company.
Wolf has for more than a decade been helping passionate people like yourself, in building their own successful and profitable service businesses.
He states his reasons for wanting to help people to be the best they can, as: "You are the person that inspires me to use my business coaching, mentoring and training skills in making your business a success."
As a trainer Wolf has travelled across the world, delivering programmes on a diversity of subjects including soft-skills, motivational programmes as well as bespoke IT applications.
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