Extra credit opportunity
10 points (maximum)

Attend the following presentation on October 22nd, 4:30 - 5:45, at the Owen Conference Center...

Getting a Grip on Chaos
eXtreme Project Management Applied: Essential Skills for Today's Managers

Doug DeCarlo
The Doug DeCarlo Group

In today's helter skelter organizations, "Get'er done!" translates into projects and project teams. Project teams have become the primary vehicle through which organizations turn strategy into reality. Yet, many managers and professionals lack what it takes to lead and manage today's high-speed, high-change, high-stress extreme projects.

In this informative and entertaining presentation, Doug DeCarlo and his African drum will present proven tools and tips for leading and succeeding on extreme projects. Doug is a paradigm shifter and an internationally known speaker, consultant, workshop leader and coach. He is the author of the landmark book, eXtreme Project Management: Using Leadership, Principles and Tools to Deliver Value in the Face of Volatility.

Write a full 1-and-a-half to 2 page single-spaced paper (plus cover sheet) with 3 labeled sections as follows:

Paper will not be accepted after 5:00pm on Thursday, November 1st

Students who are in both Mgmt 380 and 386 cannot use this extra credit for both courses. Clearly mark the course on the cover page.