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PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR NONPROFITS 3-PART CERTIFICATE SERIES 6/18, 19, & 20/2019
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Formalize your knowledge and understanding of industry best practices, project management standards, and leadership skills, with this 3-part certificate series. This program is designed to review and emphasize the project processes and knowledge areas, terms, tools, and formulas as well as extend the knowledge base into soft skills such as communication, conflict management, team development and leadership.

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When: June 18, 19 & 20, 2019
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Alliance Rocky Hill Office
35 Cold Spring Rd
Building 500, Suite 522
Rocky Hill, Connecticut  06067
United States
Contact: Brunilda Ferraj
860-525-5080


Online registration is available until: 6/18/2019
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Project Management for Nonprofits

3-Part Certificate Series

June 18, 19 & 20, 2019

Formalize your knowledge and understanding of industry best practices, project management standards, and leadership skills, with this 3-part certificate series. This program is designed to review and emphasize the project processes and knowledge areas, terms, tools, and formulas as well as to extend the knowledge base into soft skills such as communication, conflict management, team development and leadership. The entire program is compliant with the “Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, 6th edition, (PMBOK®)” from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

This course will feature:

  • Thorough review of the five project management process groups, the 10 knowledge areas and the 49 process steps, including the inputs, tools and techniques and outputs of each
  • Discussions and exercises supporting time management, project scheduling, earned value management, risk management, communications, and stakeholder management
  • Identify leadership traits, emotional intelligence (EQ), and explore soft skills such as motivation, team development, and empowerment
  • Identify and analyze management functions, core business practices,

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and recognize key leadership skills, traits, and approaches
  • Identify and implement conflict resolution strategies
  • Put existing project best practices and processes to use
  • Use project tools and procedures that can be implemented to improve or establish formal projects.
  • Recognize value of communication management approaches
  • Understand team development, motivation, and drive

Presenter Information:

Alisa L. Hunt, PH.D., CPA 

Program Chair

Master of Science in Accounting and M.B.A. Entrepreneurship Concentration, Finance Concentration

 

Academic Background:

Ph.D. in Education from Capella University
Ph.D. focus: Self-regulated learning.
M.S. in Education from Capella University
B.S. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from National University

 

Teaching Background:

Alisa has been teaching University level courses since 2007, focusing primarily on accounting and finance.  She has developed several courses for the MBA program as well as for the MSA program.
In addition, she has done training in the world of Education; training teachers to be motivators and to create programs that encourage learning based upon differentiated learning styles.

 

Professional Background:

Alisa has been in the business world for 20-plus years, as a business owner, and in leadership positions in various organizations.  Currently, she owns a consulting and training company where she trains and consults with business on issues from Accounting and Finance to Diversity and Creativity. 

 

Teaching Philosophy:

Teaching is a collaborative process and Alisa finds it exciting to share in the learning with each new group of students. Being a true bibliophile she reads incessantly and always finds connections between what she reads and what she experiences in the course rooms. She expects a lot from her students and that is usually what she gets. She enjoys helping her students achieve success.

 

Personal Background:

Research and academic interests revolve primarily around how people learn and assimilate information. Alisa has a particular interest in the idea of self regulated learning and the idea that people can learn to self assess and not always have to rely on someone else to know if they are doing well.

 

Professional Memberships:

National Speakers Association
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
CT CPA Society
American Accounting Association
American Association of University Women
Phi Delta Kappa
American Institute of CPAs
CA Society of CPAs

 

Publications/Presentations:

Hunt, A. (2005) Picturing Profits – Income Statements offer more than just the bottom line. Hardwood Floors Magazine. Apr/May 2005.
Hunt, A. (2004) Balancing Act – Understanding your Balance Sheet basics. Hardwood Floors Magazine. Dec2004/Jan2005.
Hunt, A. (2004) 52 Dances of the Butterfly. Day 2 Day Business, Inc. Borrego Springs, CA.
Hunt, A. (2004) The Leader In You. Day 2 Day Business, Inc. Borrego Springs, CA.

  

Program Fees: *

The Early Bird Discount is available until May 21, 2019 

  • $389 for Members
  • $439 for Not-Yet-Members

Regular registration rates are:

  • $439 for Members
  • $489 for Not-Yet-Members

* The program fee covers workshop materials and assessment tools. Periodic breaks and lunch breaks will take place. Meals will not be provided. Payment is due in full upon registration and enrollment will not be guaranteed until payment is received.

 

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