Project managment workshop offered at UC-RC

Author: BHSU Communications/Monday, December 29, 2014/Categories: 2014

The South Dakota Center for Enterprise Opportunity (SD CEO) Women's Business Center at Black Hills State University will be holding a project management workshop Wednesday, Jan. 21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University Center-Rapid City in room 102.

Dr. Rachel MK Headley will instruct the workshop. She is a STEM Liaison for the Academic Affairs office at BHSU working to build Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics connections off and on campus that benefits students and faculty. Headley is a certified project management professional with the Project Management Institute, which sets the gold standard for project management.  

Workshop attendees will gain the basic skills necessary to complete projects on time, on budget, and on target.  They will learn the following concepts and how they relate to their projects: how to define initiate plan execute monitor and control. Participants should come to the workshop with a project idea they will leave knowing how to manage it. Project management can offer benefits to businesses regardless of their size, or the scale of projects they need to manage. This workshop will benefit CEO's, owners, managers, and employees in nearly all business or industry.

Cost of the workshop is $99 per person, and includes lunch. Registration deadline is Monday, Jan. 19. Seating is limited for this workshop. To register or to learn more, visit or call Brittni Skipper, assistant director for SD CEO, at 605-642-6435.

The SD CEO is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. The support given by the U.S. Small Business Administration through such funding does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of any of the components or participants' opinions, products or services. SD CEO operates under Cooperative Agreement SBAHQ-14-W-0018. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. All SBA programs and services are provided to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Accommodation will be provided to clients with Limited English Proficiency when requested in advance.

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