A project doesn’t just happen, it takes a dedicated person to help a team create something from nothing. The best project managers incorporate the art of people management and science of execution to guide an initiative from an idea to reality. Not everyone can hire a project manager, so the great news is these skills and techniques can be learned. This class will show how a project manager breaks down a concept and applies techniques needed to effectively lead a team through the visioning, scoping, testing, and rolling out of an initiative.
Applying project management templates to a sample initiative. Leveraging project management tools for effective communication.
Partners, directors, managers, supervisors, IT leaders, and marketing leaders.
Apply project management principles to scoping projects, reporting, and improved documentation. Recognize how to use project management techniques to overcome obstacles. Recognize the role the project manager plays in rolling out a new initiative.
Samantha Mansfield, CPA Crossings LLC
Founder, Samantha Mansfield, LLC Samantha Mansfield has been in the tax and accounting technology industry since 2000. During that time she has consulted with firms of all sizes and spoken on workflow and web services implementations. In addition, she has trained on the use of technology as well as assisted firms in transforming their business models to fully leverage technology implementations. Over the last two decades she has incorporated these insights to develop and deliver educational summits and workshops to help firms accelerate their growth. Her bachelor’s degree is from Hillsdale College in Business Administration/ Marketing. Samantha has also served on the board of two not for profit organizations for several years as various officers. She is driven everyday by sharing information that helps people grow and succeed! In 2016 and 2018 Samantha made Accounting Today’s “Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” list, three consecutive years made CPA Practice Advisor’s “40 Under 40”, and in 2018 and 2019 was honored with AICPA and CPA Practice Advisor’s “Most Powerful Women in Accounting” award.
Non-Member Price $109.00
Member Price $89.00