2017 June ATS

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Presentation Title and Goals

Presentation Title:

  • Program Health-check - How to avoid Pitfalls and Plan for Recovery for Your Most Valuable Strategic Initiatives.


Over 70% of strategic programs falter, fail, or experience challenges at one point or another.

  • In this session, we will explore common traits found in ailing programs, signs to look for, and ways to course correct.

Presentation Topics:

  • What are the warning signs you should look out for?
  • What are the pitfalls to avoid?
  • What steps should you take for recovery planning?

Practice Exercises:

Break up groups into 4 or 5 people and have them brainstorm and present the following:

  1. Identify top 3 warning signs/alarms that a program (large strategic initiative) is not going well.
  2. As a group, come up with 3 key elements that are needed for turn a struggling program around.
  3. As a group, develop a 30 – 60 -90 Day Plan that will help ensure the program will remain on the right track.

Sharon Kim

Sharon Kim dreams of an organized and seamless project world where all kinds of complexities and challenges are solved by teams that get along, where everyone gets the vision, each member of the team works on the right things at the right time to accomplish the business goals to stay competitive and relevant.

As a PMP certified senior program management professional with more than 20 years of experience, she’s worked in numerous Fortune 500 organizations, leading various strategic programs as a Program Manager, Portfolio Manager and Consultant.

When she’s not leading programs or projects, you can find her on Saturday mornings at her local farmers market looking for the freshest vegetables and herbs, which she uses to create her latest delights in the kitchen of her home in Walnut, CA.



There are 4 PDUs for this event

PDU Category: Leadership


Vanguard University
Smith Building # 15, Room 101
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

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