Ben Chan will join our DC Lean + Agile Meetup on Wednesday, November 8th, 2023 at 12pm ET.
Building Your Project Leadership Avatar for Success
What is needed from a project manager to be successful as a leader?
This session will focus on building your Project Leadership Avatar and unlocking your full potential to meet the challenges in your project and your career!
This is a reusable discovery tool designed to help you gain profound insights into your skills and what you need to be successful within your own context. The systematic approach guides you through various attributes that drive outcomes, enabling you to craft an avatar that aligns with your goals and aspirations. By understanding different facets of yourself, you can build your growth plan quickly to harness your resourcefulness, resilience, and confidence to achieve what you want!
In this session, you will
- Learn about different leadership aspects and their importance
- Gain an understanding of your own leadership aspects
- Build a future-focused version of the leader you want to become
- Understand the planning approach to reach your leadership goals
About Our Speaker:
Ben Chan B.Sc., P.Eng., PMP, CMC, ASM
Ben Chan is a Project Management Leadership Coach helping to transform project managers to become confident and authentic project leaders.
By working with his clients to elevate their approach by integrating critical-thinking, a strategic mindset, emotional intelligence, consulting skills with project delivery frameworks – he helps project managers be more confident, resilient, and ultimately more successful.
Ben has over 15 years of experience in various industries, including Fintech, Banking, Energy, Government, and Software, while leading a variety of project types such as Strategy Development, Software Implementation, and Business Process Improvement while also continuing to lead projects. His drive and unique approach to project delivery has made him a highly sought after coach and project leader.
In addition to his work, he also volunteers as the VP of Professional Development for PMI Southern Alberta Chapter (SAC), a mentor for the Canadian Centre for Advanced Leadership (CCAL) and hosts the project leadership-focused podcast, the Organized Chaos Café.
Ben graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and holds certifications for Project Management Professional (PMP), Professional Engineer (P.Eng), Agile Scrum Master (ASM), and Certified Management Consultant (CMC).