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Texas Executive Education | Managing Project Execution

Managing Project Execution

Designed For

  • Individuals
    For executives, professionals, new leaders and small business owners
  • Organizations
    For teams of managers with common developmental needs in specific areas


We help you direct the execution phase to a successful conclusion. This course helps you to build the proper cultural environment, letting you monitor progress and intervene only when--and where--it's necessary. You learn how to control scope through a change control process scaled appropriately to the level of definition. Various conflict resolution modalities are brought into play when problems cannot be avoided through early detection and recovery planning.
Creating a Safe and Productive Culture
  • Health/safety/security
  • Quality management
  • Productivity issues
  • Tools for building culture
Monitoring and Controlling Execution
  • Monitoring progress
  • Earned value
  • Intervention
  • Recovery planning
Change Management
  • Change control process
  • Scope creep/shift/change
  • Recycling
  • How to say “no”
Conflict Resolution
  • Recognizing the signs
  • Negotiation
  • Litigation
  • Mediation