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Complete Guide to Digital Project Management

All Skill Levels | Edinburgh

Complete Guide to Digital Project Management

Hone the necessary skills to manage complex, digital projects.

Complex, intricate and often made up of many different channels and businesses departments, modern Digital Projects need a firm guiding hand at the helm. Managing so many disparate yet essential resources can be challenging and today’s Digital project Managers need to have lots of tools and skills at their disposal.

The Complete Guide to Digital Project Management will provide a full grounding in all areas of management a modern, flexible, white-hat digital campaign or strategy.

This .Course covers project management techniques, project planning, requirements management, communication methods, risk and issue management and project measurement.

Our training will leave you ready to plan, resource and manage successful digital marketing projects to perfection, whether for your own business or a whole host of clients.

Each .Course is guided by the people who are taking part, be sure to tell us all about yourself and your ideal objectives beforehand and we'll tailor your digital marketing session to you (and your fellow attendees) as much as possible.

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03. Tailor-made Training

By listening to your needs and objectives and mixing in your skill test result, we'll build you a bespoke training session.

04. Post-training Aftercare

Back in the office and struggling to put ideas into action? Do not worry; we're still here to help you with any questions you may have.

What will my day look like?

Expect tons of interaction, discussion, debate and group exercises and case studies.

An engaging, interactive session with digital takeaways.

  • 1 Day Intensive Course
  • 9.30am – 4.30pm (Meals & snacks on us!)
  • No more than 10 participants
  • City Centre location – The Scotch Whisky Experience

The small group of 10 participants ensures you get the answers you are looking for and to spark great conversations without anyone getting lost in the crowd.

You’ll also get virtual access to the trainer if you have any questions after the session as well as everything you need to start applying your new knowledge in the real world. 

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Should I take this course?

Graduates and Marketing Newbies

If you’ve recently graduated from a marketing degree (digital or otherwise) and you’re looking to put theory into practice, or you’re new to the field and looking towards moving into management eventually, this course provides all of the ground work and motivation you need to move forward.

Seasoned Marketing Professionals

Experienced marketers who’re keen to transfer their skills to digital projects, who’ve dabbled in digital and ‘caught the bug’ or been asked to take charge of a digital project for the first time will get all of the support and inspiration they need to increase their skillset or enter a different work stream.

Enterprises and SME Businesses

Bring more definition to your projects, ensure your project managers are comfortable in their roles and discover how to help departments work together on large projects with Project Management Training tailored to your business. Your team will learn how to improve efficiencies and run marketing strategies to time, scope and budget, for stronger, smarter projects.

How will I benefit?

You will walk out the door understanding:

  • The essential project management techniques
  • The importance of digital project measurement
  • How to manage many disparate channels and departments
  • How to plan, resource and manage successful digital projects
  • The value of risk and issue management

You will be able to:

  • Orchestrate and manage intricate digital marketing campaigns
  • Create flexible, white-hat strategies
  • Minimise risks in project delivery
  • Prioritise and communicate essential information for large scale projects

What you will learn

01.Introduction to Digital PM: techniques and methodologies

  • What is Project Management?
  • Current Methodologies:- Agile / Waterfall / PRINCE2
  • Why do I need Project Management?
  • What are the current methodologies?
  • How do I choose a methodology?

02.Role of the Digital PM

  • Digital project roles & responsibilities
  • Expected responsibilities of the Digital PM
  • Digital project v non-digital project
  • What do I need to do to make the project a success?
  • Who needs to be involved in my project?
  • When and how will people interact with the project?

03.Digital Project Structure

  • Stages of a digital project
  • Digital project v non-digital project
  • How is a digital project constructed?
  • How does this vary from non-digital pm?

04.The Digital Project Managers Toolkit

  • Project Plans
  • Prioritisation
  • Influencing & Communication
  • Risk & Issue Management
  • How do I document and control my project?
  • How do I prioritise requirements?

05.Closing a Project

  • Steps in closing a project
  • Becoming BAU
  • Measurements
  • When do I close a project?
  • Who do I need to pass tasks on to?
  • How do I demonstrate success?

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Sara Webster

Experienced Digital Project Manager

Digital Project Management Consultant, Sara, has 15 years of digital marketing and web build experience , 10 of which have been with one of Europe's top digital agencies.

Sara has worked with some of Europes leading brands including Hilton Hotels, British Airways, Cancer Research and NHS; she feels at home directing diverse and complex international web development and marketing campaigns for brands of all sizes.

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Develop the skillset, confidence & multi-channel knowledge Digital Project Management demands

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Where are we hosting you? The Scotch Whisky Experience Vaults, of course! A peaceful wee gem, overlooking the city, with state of the art tech and the perfect working vibe. There will be plenty of space for spreading out and delicious, Scottish meals and snacks to keep your creative fire stoked.


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