You will learn what steps you need to take next in order to improve your government project management learning.
- You've come a long way, so go ahead,…give yourself a big pat on the back.…Now that you've gone through the course, you should have…a much better understanding of the difference between…managing a corporate project versus a government project.…Also, you should have a good idea…if managing government projects is right for you.…At first, the government terminology may have confused you…but like anything else in life,…you will improve with practice.…I'm sure you didn't learn project management lingo overnight…so be patient as you become comfortable…with the government's project and contract language.…
Once you master the language, you will have…specialized knowledge that will further separate you from…other project managers who haven't taken the initiative.…You can confidently apply your project skills…on projects for your local, state, and federal governments…or even take your skills overseas.…The world is truly your oyster.…I wish you much success in your career…and be sure to check out some of…the other project management courses.…
Learn the best practices and terminology for working with the government, including documentation such as subsidiary plans, RFPs, PWSs, and SOOs. Walk through the three phases of contract negotiation—pre-award, award, and post-award—and common challenges as well as solutions for bidding on government contracts and getting projects authorized.
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- Avoiding common pitfalls
- Reviewing the request for proposal (RFP)
- Identifying stakeholders
- Refining the deliverables
- Finalizing the contract
- Kicking off the project
- Managing the project
- Closing out the project