Workshop- Neal Whitten’s No-Nonsense Advice for Successful Projects
Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Successful projects—and careers—don’t just happen, they are made to happen. Popular speaker and best-selling PM author Neal Whitten takes leadership and project management to a personal level by revealing leading-edge best practices that make all the difference between leading consistently successful projects and playing the victim with troubled projects.
If you only have one day of your life to spend with Neal—and you want to be your best—this must-experience seminar represents the best takeaways from a 35+ year career that will make your projects and career more successful and rewarding. Focusing mostly on leadership and soft skills, but including hard skills and life skills, this thought-provoking seminar reveals choices to make and behaviors to adopt that are invaluable in helping attendees become successful project managers and leaders.
The workshop is based largely on Neal’s best-selling book, Neal Whitten’s No-Nonsense Advice for Successful Projects.Learn to think for yourself, re-energize your initiative and drive, and take control of your destiny. This stuff works! It’s not about the ability of those around you to lead; it’s about your ability to lead, despite what is happening around you. Click here for more info on the speaker
By attending the event, Professionals will be able to:
- Identify best practices that will cause their behavior, decisions, and actions to become more deliberate, effortless, and natural as they lead
- Identify personal attributes—leadership and soft skills—that contribute to their success and the success of their project or team
- Recognize how to boost their confidence in taking charge and making things happen
If you only have one day of your life to spend with Neal—and you want to be your best—this must-experience seminar represents the best takeaways from a 35+ year career that will make your projects and career more successful and rewarding.
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and continental breakfast
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Class
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Lunch
01:00 PM - 04:30 PM Class, surveys and closing
Continental breakfast, boxed lunch and afternoon snack will be served.
Neal Whitten, PMP, is a popular speaker, trainer, consultant, mentor, and best-selling PM author in the areas of leadership, project management and employee development. He has written over 100 articles for professional magazines and is the author of seven books.
With over 35 years of front-line leadership and project management experience, Neal has developed and instructed dozens of workshops and presented to many thousands of people from across hundreds of companies, institutions and public organizations. Neal served 23 years with IBM, including ten years in management. He is a PMI-certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and has been a contributing editor of PMI’s PM Network magazine for over 15 years.
Neal is the President of The Neal Whitten Group and has an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Florida.
Cancellation and No-Show policy
If you have made a reservation and find that you will be unable to attend please send an email firstname.lastname@example.org and cancel as early as possible. All cancellations are subject at least 5 days before the event. Cancellations after 8/19/13 are subject to the full charge to ensure the Chapter does not incur excessive expenses.
When & Where
PMI-SFBAC Professional Development team
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