Introduction to Resource Management

Introduction to Resource Management

This course is designed to provide foundational competency development for professionals new to resource management that work in organizations that focus on project-based work. Participants primarily work in Professional/Consulting Services Organizations or Internal IT Organizations.

The Challenge

Services providers are constantly being challenged to provide the right resources at the right place at the right time to maximize margins and project performance. Over the next decade, effectively and efficiently sourcing and managing resources will be the new high-water mark for the industry. At the same time, organizations are faced with the challenge of how to onboard and educate Resource Managers who do not have prior RM experience.

The Solution

Resource Management is the centerpiece of an iterative process managing both information and process designed to align skilled team-members with expectations for current and future project needs. Efficient Resource Management leads to improved project performance, improved utilization of human capital, better customer satisfaction for internal and external customers, reduced employee attrition, and reduced time management is involved in staffing issues.

Course Objectives

Review the foundational concepts of resource management and how it supports the organization
Understand the fundamentals of characterizing resource supply and demand through skills management, processing staffing requests and forecasting future demand
Understand the role technology and governance play in effective resource management

What We Teach / How We Teach

Global Resource Management, a process methodology developed for achieving highly efficient deployment of human capital as part of the Just-in-Time Resourcing® brand of human capital management solutions
Just-in-Time Resourcing® supports the capability to facilitate getting the right person in the right place at the right time
We teach what the right set of RM capabilities are and why they are important to accomplish the most efficient use of human capital for Professional/Consulting Services organizations and Internal IT Operations

On-demand Training

TIME: Purchased video is available 24×7; purchase price is per person, per video – group viewing is strictly prohibited
$499 for 90-day access
A $250 rebate is available to anyone who completes the Intro to Resource Management course and then registers for and completes their RMCP® certification within 24 months from when they completed the Intro to Resource Management course.
The training can also be delivered in a private, classroom environment by a qualified instructor. Contact for more details.

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