Digital project management can be challenging. You may have to deal with mixed teams, all with different roles and responsibilities, and manage tight budgets and deadlines. The fluidity of the digital landscape and having to cope with the expectations of others add even more layers of difficulty.
Applying the approaches and methods of other industries to the problems specific to digital publishing requires thought, skill and a process of continuous improvement. This two-day course provides the skills needed to manage digital projects using Agile and other iterative techniques, through both classroom-based learning and follow-up coaching by email.
You'll find that it's relevant to all products requiring the writing of custom software and the machine-readable mark-up of content and metadata.
Those involved in the management and delivery of digital projects, including editors, commissioning editors, web managers, project managers and publishers.
Our short courses are run at a variety of venues in Central London. Information and directions can be found on our Contact Us page. Please check your Joining Instructions for your specific course venue.
Note that most of our short courses can also be run as In-Company events.
"A lot of the terminology has been explained and demystified. I feel well-prepared now especially in terms of pitching the viability of a digital project internally. I believe I have a realistic understanding now of the processes and methodology."
Editions Atlas delegate, 2017
"Mark's teaching style was very good, presenting structured information but open to discussion."
John Wiley & Sons delegate
"I particularly enjoyed the well-thought out activities, which allowed experimentation and served to embed learning."
"Loved the teaching style, very thought-provoking content."
November 2013 delegate