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April 20, 2016

Spring into action – The Project Managers’ Network

The May Project Managers Network (PMN) is now open for bookings.

This session is available to everyone involved in projects (big and small), and provides opportunity to meet and share experiences of managing projects here at the University.

Project Managers Network May

What to expect from the May session

The next Project Managers’ Network meeting is 11 May 2016 at 11am – 12.30pm in room 1N1.4.1. Make sure you book your place now in HR Organiser.

This session will focus on:

1. Project news

Updates on any recent project news and events.

2. Project Sponsor role and responsibilities

An interactive session that will help to clarify the role and responsibilities of the Project Sponsor and how well this translates in to day to day project life.

3. Project clinics                        

This will be run as a World Café style session with multiple tables, each on a different theme. You will have the opportunity to learn more from the facilitator, and discuss your own issues and solutions in that area. The themes for this session are: (more…)



February 26, 2016

The Project Managers’ Network

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The network is open to everyone involved in projects (big and small), and provides opportunity to meet and share experiences of managing projects here at the University.

What to expect from the March session

The next Project Managers’ Network meeting is 16 March at 2pm – 3.30pm, in room 1N1.4.1.

Make sure you book your place now. This session will focus on:
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December 9, 2015

The Project Managers’ Network is back!

Following the success from our first session, the Network is back and packed full of ideas and presentations to help you to deliver your projects.

What to expect from the January sessiondid-you-know-box

The Project Managers’ Network is meeting on 13 January at 2pm – 3.30pm, in the Ivor Crewe Seminar Room, and you’re all invited. Make sure you book your place now.

This session will focus on the following:

Gaining buy-in

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August 18, 2015

Projects are the way to turn the invisible into the visible

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Turn ideas into action

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. (Tony Robbins)

Projects enable Essex to break boundaries.  Each project contributes to making Essex as great as it can be. The Project Managers’ Network is meeting on 10 September at 11.00am – 12.30pm, in LTB1, and you’re all invited, make sure you book your place now.

Project Managers’ Network

There are a growing numbers of people involved in projects (big and small) throughout the University. The Project Managers’ Network is open to everyone and is an opportunity for like-minded professionals to get together and share lessons learned.  If you’re already working as an experienced Project Manager, or if it’s an area that you want to get into, our programme of events are designed to help you enhance your skills and abilities, and expand your knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of project and change management. We can support each other to make every project the best it can be!

Top Tips for Project Managers

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