Developing a Project Manager Mindset

1 full day  |  .7 CEUs l 7 PDUs | 7 HRCIs
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Developing a Project Manager Mindset is an accelerated one-day program offering you the opportunity to learn how to use Project Management tools and techniques to help you successfully prioritize and manage projects, and to finish on time within a defined scope and budget.

Program Description

~ Hands on practical Project Management Techniques
~ How to increase your ability to manage projects efficiently to save you time, money and resources
~ To understand ways to engage and manage your project teams
~ Techniques to be an effective and successful project manager
~ How to meet the needs of your Project Sponsor and Stakeholders
~ How to develop a process to prioritize your projects and responsibilities


This program is designed for the novice project manager or anyone that finds themselves in a role of leading a team of people to produce some form of project or product result.

Program Dates / Locations

May 5, 2015 | 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

NSU Main Campus Fort Lauderdale
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314

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Program Fee

Fee of $425 includes tuition, instructional materials and lunch


Lara Chabina-Crowe, PMP

Lara Chabina Crowe is a visionary Project Manager with over twenty years of experience in Project Management. She holds a Bachelors of Liberal Arts and Science in International Business from San Diego State University. She was certified by the Project Management Institute (PMI) in Frankfurt Germany as a Project Management Professional (PMP) in 2003 and has been an active member of the PMI South Florida Chapter since 2004 serving on the board as Vice President Administration from 2004 to 2006. She is managing director of a global project management consultancy specializing in the airline industry as well as owner of an online company producing fashionable products for modern-day mothers. She is currently serving on the Board for the PMI Consulting Community of Practices as the Leader and is the Co-Chair of the PMI Community of Practices Membership Advisory Group.

Prior to launching Projects by Lara Inc. in 2004 and Global PM Group in 2007, Lara was Project Manager for Star Alliance Services Gmbh (a global airline alliance made up of 15 airlines) based in Frankfurt, Germany. She was responsible for developing the first global convention product, implementing national and global marketing initiatives, and spearheading the development of a social program for the Star Alliance employees. She has also worked as the Trade Marketing Manager, Market Development with Air New Zealand based in Auckland, New Zealand. She worked with the local tourism industry to create inbound tourism products. She also worked as a Sales and Marketing Manager with a destination management company based in New York, USA representing convention facilities and Convention Bureaus in Australia, Austria, Spain and England.

Comments From Past Participants

"I think the instructor summed up how successful a project could be with this statement 'you manage the project, and read the people.'"
Tamar Conyers, Accountant | University of Miami

"Very informative in a concise timeframe."
Jose Lorenzo, DSS Manager | University of Miami

"Very informative course. Great boot camp for information on the course load."
Kesan Nedd, Project Manager | JIPA Network

"Great program and best instructor."
Muhammad A Hasan, IT Quality Analyst | Cigna

Course Customization

Using core programs, we can customize the material to fit your corporate training needs. With our extensive resources and program facilitators, we will design a program that is tailored to fit your specified objectives and requirements.


In order to participate in any Hudson Center program, registration and payment in full is required at least one (1) business day prior to the start date of the program. Participants are strongly urged to register as early as possible in order to guarantee a seat as class size is limited and enrollment is on a space-available basis.

Register online:
Register by phone: Call us at 800.672.7223, ext. 25137 or 954.262.5137
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Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education
H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building, Suite 2088
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314

We accept the following forms of payment: check (payable to "Nova Southeastern University") and credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or American Express). Payment arrangements must be made for your registration to be considered complete.

Substitution, Cancellation, Fee and Transfer Policies

We realize that occasionally you need to cancel your registration. You can substitute another individual in your place at any time prior to the first day of a program.

If you wish to receive a credit toward a future program: we will allow you to transfer you registration to a future date of the same program you are enrolled in currently, provided we receive written notice two weeks prior to the start date of the class you are currently registered in. You are permitted to re-register only one time.

If you wish to receive a refund: written cancellations received 30 calendar days before a program begins will be issued a full refund, less a $150.00 processing fee; written cancellations received 6 to 29 calendar days prior to the start of a program will get 50 percent of the registration fee refunded. We apologize but we cannot provide a refund if we receive your written cancellation in five or fewer business days prior to the start of the program.

In the event of non-payment, the responsibility for any fees incurred in collecting the payment is the responsibility of the customer.

Fees and dates are subject to change without notice.

Contact Information

For additional program information, please contact us at:

Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education
H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building, Suite 2088
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314
Tel: 954.262.5137
Toll Free: 800.672.7223, ext. 25137
Fax: 954.262.3188

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    Program Staff

    Niemah Butler, Course Curriculum Specialist |
    Brian Morgan, Business Development Specialist |
    Christine Belyeu, Administrative Coordinator II |
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