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Managing Projects & Portfolios with Microsoft PPM Microsoft

About This Course

In this management course, you will learn industry standard best practices for project and portfolio management, using Microsoft PPM, a cloud-delivered solution. With over 20 million users, Microsoft PPM has become the go to solution for Portfolio Managers, PMOs (Project Management Office), Project Managers, Resource Managers and Project Team Members This course offers relevant capabilities for a diverse audience.

You will learn how to align project portfolio investments with a business strategy, how to gain visibility into a project’s portfolio, how to perform deep scheduling, address issues and risk management and understand project financials and reporting through the web experience and cloud-delivered desktop client.

What you'll learn

  • Portfolio development from a business strategy perspective
  • How to manage complex schedules
  • How to manage complex schedules

Course Staff

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Tom Allen

Microsoft Certified Trainer

Microsoft

Tom is a Microsoft Certified Trainer with almost two decades of experience in the technology training industry. He has taught and consulted for a wide range of organizations throughout the eastern US, and has experience in traditional classroom training, virtual classroom training, and content development. Tom holds certifications covering a broad range of Microsoft desktop applications, and has vast experience teaching anything from Microsoft Office 365 collaboration technologies, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, Project, and Visio (among other Microsoft technologies), all the way through to Crystal Reports and Adobe applications. He specializes in creating an inviting environment that allows adult learners to bring real world examples into the conversation. Tom’s style is encouraging, positive, and makes difficult concepts easy to understand.

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Lindsay Bachman

Instructional Designer

Microsoft

Lindsay Bachman has been working in the education sector in one capacity or another for almost 15 years. Since starting out as an Instructional Designer over ten years ago, Lindsay has worked for a wide range of companies and has developed a multitude of instructional deliverables for various modalities—including corporation-specific training, college-level course instruction, IT certifications, soft skills development, and desktop application training via eLearning, instructor-led training, and as-needed training documents.

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Jeanie Sanders

Microsoft Certified Trainer

Microsoft

Jeanie is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, CompTIA Technical Trainer, and an Epic Credentialed Trainer with over 20 years of experience. Her passion for understanding how people learn fuels her desire to be in the classroom. Jeanie’s comprehensive approach to teaching incorporates both digital and traditional learning tools. This style of teaching ensures her students are able to retain and apply their newly found skills both inside and outside of the classroom.

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    CLD215x
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