Planning Your Project: A Hands-On Workshop to Plan Your Upcoming Project

This workshop provides new and experienced project managers as well as anybody who needs to manage projects with the ability to work 1:1 with the facilitator to plan out an upcoming project. Students will bring to the workshop information about a project they need to launch within their company in order to spend a day planning out the project, including completing project plans to effectively manage their projects. For those students who do not have an active project to plan, but want to learn how to plan projects, ideas will be provided in the classroom for them to work with. Participants will be provided templates to use for project planning, including, but not limited to:

  • Project Charter
  • Scope Statement
  • Project Team Resource Plan template
  • Templates for Risk Planning
  • Communication Plans
  • People Change Management Plan
  • A document for capturing and managing changes to the project
  • Stakeholder Matrix
  • Status Reporting template
  • Project Closing Checklist

Participants will begin to build out their project schedules utilizing either a project scheduling tool they currently utilize or can download and utilize ProjectLibre, a free project scheduling tool.

Participants will need to bring their laptop to the classroom.

This hands-on project planning workshop is limited to 10 participants per class in order to ensure participants have sufficient 1:1 time with the facilitator to begin to build out their project planning documentation.

Who should attend:

Anyone who needs to manage projects and wants to get their next project moving in the right direction by taking time to plan out the project.

Instructor Bios


Planning Your Project: A Hands-On Workshop to Plan Your Upcoming Project

  • Gina Abudi

    Gina Abudi

    As President of Abudi Consulting Group, LLC, a woman-owned small business, Gina Abudi utilizes her 25+ years of consulting, coaching and executive leadership experience to work closely with executives and Boards of Directors of mid- to large global organizations to lead and support strategic, transformational change initiatives. Her work is focused on coaching leaders on change, providing consulting services to drive successful change in organizations, and offering training programs related to leading and championing/supporting change.

    Gina is the lead author of Best Practices for Managing BPI Projects: Six Simple Steps (J. Ross Publishing, 2015) and author of Implementing Positive Organizational Change: A Strategic Project Management Approach (J. Ross Publishing, 2017.) She is working on her next book with J Ross Publishing, The Profit Maximizing Culture: A Strategic Guide to Building your Organization’s Change Capabilities. (Exp. 2023.)

    She received her MBA from Simmons University Graduate School of Management. She is an adjunct faculty member at UNH, Clark University and Tufts Medical School (School of Public Health.)

09:00am - 03:30pm
Portsmouth - 230 Commerce Way
Gina Abudi
289.00 Workshop Fee
USNH Tuition Benefit Discount
PDT - 10% Alumni Discount
UNH Extension Discount
REEO Discount
New to NH Discount
UNHOCE Discount