Project management awareness training
The Davis&Dean Project Awareness Workshop is an intense programme in which participants work in teams of 4 to gain insight into “Managing By Project.” Participants are given the project, stakeholder, communication, resource, cost
Team decisions based on the given plans and are entered into the team’s computer for each project week. The effects of decisions are seen immediately and feedback is provided through a complete set of management reports. After a review of the week’s performance, and comparison of results with their plan, the team proceeds with decisions for the next week, continuing week by week through the
The Managing by Project workshop is not a video game. It requires sound leadership and management skills working on a workplace simulation of actual management processes, programmed in artificial intelligence, affording participants a complete and realistic experience. The project unfolds differently for each team, depending upon the decisions they make and upon random unplanned events. Success in the workshop, as on the job, is gained by applying good people management principles, a consistent management style, and an integrated strategy.
At the end of
The experience provides for a very realistic insight and understanding of the day-to-day issues faced by experienced project teams.