Great Teams Lead to Great Projects: People You Hire Matter!

People that you hire to do the work matter. The performance and quality on your projects won’t be any better than the vendor and people you hire. The key to identifying high-performing teams is to allow them to leverage their expertise throughout the project cycle. Years of data suggest that high performing teams that are capable of pre-planning and proactively minimizing risk have higher chances of success. Good news is this ability can be measured. Using real project examples and case studies, this session will help you in learning the simple tools and techniques to attract high-performing teams.

Learning Objectives:

1. Specify the use of optimal RFP methodologies that lead to a better team and contract
2. Develop simple measurement strategies that attract and drive performance and accountability
3. Explain use of metrics for vendor management
4. Discuss how to enable vendors to proactively pre-plan projects

Session Details

Start Time: 11/13/2019 10:30:00 AM

End Time: 11/13/2019 11:30:00 AM

Presented By:

Jake Smithwick
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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Room Number: 240 A

Audience: Advanced

CEU: 0.1

Track: Business Management

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