International Project Management

Start: Friday 9. October 2020, 09:00
End: Saturday 10. October 2020, 17:00
Place: VŠE
Contact person: Dr. Richard Brunet-Thornton, FRSA, MIM, MBA, Ph.D.
Tags: Leadership, Management

Project management knowledge areas (time, risk, cost, etc.) and culture, interfacing and working with virtual teams, procurement (off-shoring, near-shoring). Theoretical foundations required to build the necessary critical thinking and appreciation needed for practical application that cover the following subject matter: fundamentals of Project Management and associated knowledge areas (risk, cost, time, etc.); fundamentals of Cross-Cultural Management relative to the findings of various cultural anthropologists and The Globe Project (Hall, Hofstede, Trompenaars, Molinsky, etc.). Discussion centres on the cultural work ethic, perception of time, business behaviours, as well as the ad-hoc cultural components of language and religion.