PDSA Announces a Complimentary Seminar on Project Planning

PDSA announces an informative and instructive complimentary seminar on Project Planning to be presented on Tuesday, May 17. In this PDSA seminar, we will define, discuss and provide examples for creating a project plan: your key to a successful project. You will also learn each step in creating a project plan, which includes the work breakdown structure, resourcing, estimation, scheduling and resource loading. In just a quick 45 minutes you will discover or enhance your project management planning skills to begin using immediately.


Presenter: Michael Krasowski, VP/COO PDSA Inc.

Date/time: May 17th, Tuesday, at 10am Pacific Time.

To sign up: send an email to David LeFort at davidl@pdsa.com or call him at 714-734-9792 x222.


** Space is limited so sign up now. **

 

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