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Good Sponsor Mentor Course

Good Sponsor Mentor Course


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Good Sponsor Mentor Course: is designed for the mentor to mentor project sponsors and other professionals.  The Good Sponsor Mentor Course can also improve the skills of the project sponsor and other professionals.  The Good Sponsor Mentor Course can also be used for higher educational credits. The course is perfect for PMO executives. The course is a slow-paced structured program managed by a professional mentor/professor. This course is optimized for retention. The course is accomplished in 12-lessons 7-part nanolessons at your pace.  Each of the first 6 nanolessons is accomplished in 4-steps

  • Step 1: 20-minute lesson;
  • Step 2: 10-hour observation period;
  • Step 3: 25-word feedback;
  • Step 4: Mentor approval. 

On the 7thnanolesson you will have a 10 to 15-minute conversation with your mentor and write a microblog of 100 to 200 words on what you have learned. The microblog must be approved by your mentor. This course is basic requirement to be a Standish mentor, but as a potential mentor you must have experience in the field on software projects.  The course for graduate students is for educational credit and expanded knowledge.  The first and last lessons include the appraisal and benchmark. The course for the sponsor provides in-depth understandings of the principles and skills of a good sponsor and how you stack up. The benefits of the Good Sponsor Mentor Coursefor a sponsor are:

  • Acquisition of good sponsor habits
  • High retention of project sponsor skills
  • Life-Long Learning Credits
  • Confidence in your ability to sponsor projects

The course will take a minimum of half hour per day over 84 days (estimated 50 hours).