Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Mar 26, 2021
Duration
1h 56m
Description

Project leaders must marshal the capabilities of a range of individuals, as well as a wide variety of materials, infrastructure, capital and other resources in order to bring their project vision to life. In this course, Managing Project Resources, you’ll learn how to effectively manage the resources that transform your project objectives into reality. First, you’ll explore the kinds of resources related to project initiatives and how to create a plan to manage them. Next, you’ll discover how to estimate the cost and resource utilization necessary to meet project objectives, and how to select the best resources for each challenge. Finally, you’ll learn how to develop a project budget that ensures your team is empowered to achieve its goals. By the end of this course, you’ll understand the fundamentals of managing project resources and coordinating the efforts of team members to meet your objectives.

About the author
About the author

Casey has experience leading projects, analyzing challenges, and designing solutions in many fields, including healthcare, digital media, mobile app development and education. He's always in pursuit of new knowledge and loves to share what he learns along the way with others. To inquire about speaking engagements or consulting opportunities, and to learn more about his other ventures, visit http://CaseyAyers.com

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, everyone. My name is Casey Ayers, and welcome to my course, Managing Project Resources. Project leaders must marshal the capabilities of a range of individuals, as well as a wide variety of materials, infrastructure, capital, and other resources in order to bring their project vision to life. In this course, you'll learn how to effectively manage the resources that transform your project objectives into reality. First, you'll learn about the kinds of resources related to project initiatives and learn how to create a plan to manage them. Then you'll learn how to estimate the cost and resource utilization necessary to meet project objectives and how to select the best resources for each challenge. Then you'll learn how to develop a project budget that ensures your team is empowered to achieve its goals. By the end of this course, you'll understand the fundamentals of managing project resources and coordinating the efforts of team members to meet your objectives. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with some of the principles of project management in order to better relate to the material that we'll discuss. This course is part of our series here at Pluralsight on project management skills, which can help you prepare for the PMP and other certification exams, as well as earn continuing education credit toward project management certifications. It can also be a great resource even if you're just looking to learn more about project management. I hope you'll join me to learn how you can manage your projects, resources, and finances effectively with Managing Project Resources, here at Pluralsight.