EVENT DESCRIPTION

Summer Sale Until September 22

This newly revised course has shifted online into two, half-day, live, instructor-led sessions. We recognize that online learning a vastly different experience from an in-person seminar and our instructors have adapted the interactive sessions to include regularly scheduled breaks and digital breakout rooms for group discussions. Our goal is to make your experience more convenient as we navigate the new reality of virtual learning.

SCHEDULE

  • Thurs, Aug 13 @ 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • Fri, Aug 14 @ 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • p>Managing a firm requires a good dose of project management. Although most people picture project managers as working in construction or I.T., the science of project management is applicable to any business, since its central mandate is getting things done on time, on budget and correctly. This session, designed specifically for members of CPA Ontario, delivers the key principles behind project management to help you maximize billable hours, and use planning, communication and estimation to run a healthier, more profitable practice. Special focus will be given to seasonal crunch periods and dealing with deadlines and handling clients. This session is equally useful for firms, departments or sole practitioners.

    TOPICS INCLUDE:

    • The basic principles of project management
    • Quantifying tasks
    • Estimating and planning
    • Easy tools and communication techniques
    • Project managing a day, season and year
    • Project managing people

    WHO WILL BENEFIT:

    Practitioners of any level who are looking to run their practice more efficiently.