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Wed, Jul 27 2022, 11:30am - 12:00pm PDT
Join instructor Rob Goatham for an informative session to learn about our new UBC Associate Certificate in Leading Professional Teams. Explore how this 2.5-month Bootcamp helps to develop your leadership skills and gain applied experience to become an effective leader.
Wed, Aug 10 2022, 11:30am - 12:15pm PDT
Hear from a panel of industry experts and program administrators as they provide educational and career advancement advice. Learn more about the field of business analysis, industry trends, employment opportunities and the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA®) and its Vancouver local chapter, as well as get informed about the award-winning UBC Certificate in Business Analysis.
Thu, Aug 11 2022, 11:30am - 12:15pm PDT
Hear from a program instructor, administrators and a graduate, as they provide educational and career path advice. Learn more about the field of project management, industry trends, and the award-winning UBC Certificate in Project Management.
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Cultivating a Healthy and Positive Workplace Culture for Remote Teams and Maintaining Mental Wellness
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Take on the challenge of a project that needs professional help! Built around a case study, this course places you in the role of a newly hired Project Manager who has been brought in to rescue a project that is already in trouble.
Is your organization equipped to manage change? Our course is designed to help you manage change effectively with a practical approach to assessing the current state, readiness, and impact of change on your organization and stakeholders.
Today’s organizations have access to a sea of data across a wide variety of channels and activities. However, communicating critical take-aways to stakeholders and creating actionable insights and decisions is becoming increasingly difficult.
Gain insight into how the new discipline of Behavioural Insights uses principles from the Behavioural and Decision Sciences (including Psychology and Economics) to help people make decisions that promote health, wellness, and happiness.
Led by top-calibre instructors, our 5-week, 30-hour GMAT course thoroughly covers all sections of the GMAT test, teaching the most effective approaches and strategies to master the question types, and prepare you for the computer-adaptive test (CAT) to elevate your performance. Course fee includes a custom workbook, access to 1000+ real sample test questions, 6 full-length tests with detailed answers, 2 GMAT Official Guide textbooks and exclusive online resources.
Project Managers not only focus on managing projects but also on ‘leading from the middle’. Based on original research carried out by our project management instructional faculty, this course examines how leaders think, how they interact with their teams and how they navigate projects forward and solidify buy-in to build momentum.
Traditional management practices are no longer effective in a volatile, uncertain, and complex environment.
Organizations large and small and in every industry recognize that well planned, well-managed projects solve problems and delivers value.
Gain insight into the project management processes that forms the backbone of the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) recommended practices.