Performance Reporting and Stakeholder Management
by Skillsoft - Business
Any project requires good communication to manage day-to-day activities and ensure success of the project--project managers need to understand what a communications model is and how it helps promote success and resolve differences. They need to plan out a strategy to ensure that needed information is gathered and produced efficiently. Finally the project manager is responsible for distributing information to all stakeholders--internal and external--concerning all project management knowledge areas. In this course learners will be given an overview of performance reporting and managing stakeholders. Theyll be introduced to best practices outlined in "A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK® Guide) - Third Edition published by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) Inc. Specifically learners will be introduced to the performance reporting process and will learn to select examples of measures to describe the project teams progress select examples of forecasting in performance reporting and match information that should be provided in performance reporting with examples. Theyll identify how the inputs to performance reporting are used select examples of tools and techniques for performance gather and compile information in a given scenario and match outputs of performance reporting to examples. Finally they will identify how the inputs to managing stakeholders are used select examples of tools and techniques for managing stakeholders use an appropriate communications method to communicate and resolve issues with stakeholders in a given scenario and match outputs of managing stakeholders with examples. This course provides a foundational knowledge base reflecting the most up-to-date project management information so learners can effectively put principles to work at their own organizations. This course will assist in preparing the learner for the PMBOK® certification exam. This course is aligned with "A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK® Guide) - Third Edition published by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) Inc. 2004. Copyright and all rights reserved. Material from this publication has been reproduced with the permission of PMI.