Emotional Intelligence for Project & Program Leadership







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Seminar Description

Topics: Communication and Presentation Skills, Leadership Development

Sub-Topics: Conflict Management, Influencing

Have you ever wondered why some people who don't have as much knowledge and experience seem to be more successful than those who do? They tend to get promoted more often, receive better job opportunities and are happier in all areas of life, both at work and at home. This is because emotional intelligence affects our success in every single thing we do.
As a project management professional, your emotional intelligence (EQ) determines your ability to effectively lead yourself and to influence others. It is the single greatest contributor to your personal excellence and leadership. Your level of EQ will go a long way to determine your success. By learning to maximize your emotional intelligence skills, you can find that unique blend of reason and feeling to achieve the greatest results on your projects and programs.
As a project and/or program manager, this seminar will start you on the path of cultivating the necessary emotional and social skills that will motivate your teams to deliver excellent results. Prior to the seminar, you will take the world-renowned EQ-i 2.0 emotional intelligence talent assessment and receive a personalized report. With your report in hand, this interactive seminar will help you evaluate where you are, and proffer specific behaviors and skills that will lead to increased EQ. As your level of emotional intelligence increases, you begin to align yourself with opportunities that will give you success and increase your effectiveness in every areas of life.
Seminar participants will be asked to complete EQ-i2.0 Emotional Intelligence Assessment and will work with their results during the session. Participants will be expected to complete the assessment approximately one week prior to the session, and will be contacted by their instructor with further instructions.
The cost of this assessment is $125.00 and is included in your seminar fee. The assessment cost is non-refundable. 

What You Will Learn

  • Recognize their emotions and those of others on project teams.
  • Cope with stressful or difficult project situations in a positive manner.
  • Express their feelings and thoughts openly in a socially acceptable and non‐destructive manner that will build trust within project teams.
  • Adapt their emotions, thoughts and behaviors to unfamiliar and unpredictable project situations and circumstances.
  • Recognize when emotions or personal bias can cause them to be less objective while making decisions or expressing opinions.

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Leadership and Strategic PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Technical PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials.

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  • Technical
  • Leadership
  • Strategic
  • Total
  • PMP®/PgMP®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PMI-ACP®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PMI-SP®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PMI-RMP®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PfMP®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • PMI-PBA®
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • 0.00
  • 14.00
  • Talent Triangle Blue
  • Talent Triangle Green
  • Talent Triangle Purple
  • Complete Talent Triangle

Locations Offered

SeminarsWorld® in Minneapolis

23 - 24 April 2018 Minneapolis Minnesota, United States

Early Registration: 12 March 2018

Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Minneapolis to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®, while you earn up to 29 PDUs and 2.9 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Register by 12 March 2018 for early bird rates, and through 2 April, save on guest rooms at the Hilton Minneapolis. Seminar registration includes breakfast and lunch.  SeminarsWorld runs from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Hilton Minneapolis

SeminarsWorld® in Berlin

10 - 11 May 2018 Berlin, Germany

Early Registration: 14 February 2018

Develop your leadership skills and elevate your programme management game. Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Berlin to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®, while you earn up to 14 PDUs and 1.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).  SeminarsWorld® courses complement the EMEA Congress activities also taking place in Berlin. A combination registration of both SeminarsWorld and EMEA Congress
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Park Inn by Radisson Berlin Alexanderplatz

SeminarsWorld® in Las Vegas

12 - 13 December 2018 Las Vegas Nevada, United States

Early Registration: 29 October 2018

Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Las Vegas to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®, while you earn up to 29 PDUs and 2.9 Continuing Education Units (CEUs). Register by 29 October for early bird rates, and through 16 November, save on guest rooms at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Registration includes breakfast and lunch. SeminarsWorld runs from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Event Instructors

Instructor Sunny   Faronbi

Sunny Faronbi
Locations: Minneapolis, Berlin, Las Vegas

A respected business coach, leader and speaker, Sunny Faronbi’s professional experience of more than 25 years across 4 continents has provided him with a wealth of knowledge that he continues to draw from.   Trained as an engineer and project manager, Sunny began to learn what it takes to be a leader when he started leading teams of engineers and other professionals on projects across international boundaries. As a project manager, he realized that he needed to improve his …

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