This is the fifth course in the Google Project Management Certificate program. This course will explore the history, approach, and philosophy of Agile project management, including the Scrum framework. You will learn how to differentiate and blend Agile and other project management approaches. As you progress through the course, you will learn more about Scrum, exploring its pillars and values and comparing essential Scrum team roles. You will discover how to build, manage, and refine a product backlog, implement Agile’s value-driven delivery strategies, and define a value roadmap. You will also learn strategies to effectively organize the five important Scrum events for a Scrum team, introduce an Agile or Scrum approach to an organization, and coach an Agile team. Finally, you will learn how to search for and land opportunities in Agile roles. Current Google project managers will continue to instruct and provide you with the hands-on approaches, tools, and resources to meet your goals.
This course is the first in a series of six to equip you with the skills you need to apply to introductory-level roles in project management. Project managers play a key role in leading, planning and implementing critical projects to help their organizations succeed. In this course, you’ll discover foundational project management terminology and gain a deeper understanding of the role and responsibilities of a project manager. We’ll also introduce you to the kinds of jobs you might pursue after completing this program. Throughout the program, you’ll learn from current Google project managers, who can provide you with a multi-dimensional educational experience that will help you build your skills for on-the-job application.
Start your path to a career in project management. In this program, you’ll learn in-demand skills that will have you job-ready in less than six months. No degree or experience is required.
"How can you accomplish big things with many moving pieces — while staying sane, organized, on time, and under budget? It's time for project management! Taught by expert Brett Harned, this actionable and insightful class has something for everyone, including essential skills to being a project manager, the psychology of people management, and where to begin in your own projects. This class lays out traditional project management methods, and then goes beyond the basics to explore the most modern, optimized ways to do great work."
Project Management Certification to get in an industry that is adding 1.5 million jobs each year: Project Management
How can you accomplish big things with many moving pieces — while staying sane, organized, on time, and under budget? It's time for project management!
In today's world, we're all project managers. From social media campaigns to managing freelance clients, understanding how to plan and execute a successful project is more crucial than ever! Join Asana's Nikki Henderson for a bite-sized introduction to key ideas, frameworks, and best practices for any workflow, no matter the size or type. In just 20 minutes, you'll learn the basics of an intentional, thoughtful approach to help you improve productivity, smooth team dynamics, and achieve any goal with confidence and ease.
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The Complete Course For Becoming A Successful Project Manager