2 discussions for 2 classes week 10

BUS 419: Project Estimating and Budgeting:

“Managing Stakeholders” Please respond to the following:

  • 1. From the first and second e-Activities, assume that you are the manager of the project that will set up a new headquarters office for the Federal Bureau of Investigations. Determine the main stakeholders, and specify the overall way in which you would manage the stakeholders in order to complete your project. Support your rationale:
  • Read the article titled, “Request for Expressions of Interest”, located here.
  • Watch the video titled “How to Manage Stakeholders Expectations” (8 min 32 s). Be prepared to discuss. Video Source: projectmanagervideos. (2013, Dec 2). How to Manage Stakeholders Expectations [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EkufUCo5qI.
  • 2. Review the project stakeholder management processes that were discussed in Chapter 13 of your PMBOK textbook. Determine the fundamental skills that a project manager should possess in order to successfully manage stakeholders. Support your response with one (1) example of a project manager using such skills to manage stakeholders.

PHI 210: Critical Thinking:

We’ve covered a lot of ground this term! In this week’s discussion, share about two (2) topics. First, share how critical thinking affects your decision making. Second, apply the theories learned in this course to a statement about decision making. (120 words).