Ask an Expert Webinar Series

In our webinar series of “Ask an Expert”, we give you the chance to participate in an open discussion with Sensei's experts. These sessions focus on specific trending topics related to Project, Work and Task Management.

Any question - from beginner to advanced - is welcome!
20 Aug
Creating a Functional Solution | A Step-by-Step Use Case Walkthrough of our Audience's Choice
Creating a Functional Solution | A Step-by-Step Use Case Walkthrough of our Audience's Choice

Working with a pre-submitted business problem by our audience, our team of consultants will work through a real world business problem and create a functional solution.

20 August
12:00 pm-1:00 pm (AEST)
10 Sep
Resource Management | Applying in a Traditional, Agile, & Hybrid Workforce
Resource Management | Applying in a Traditional, Agile, & Hybrid Workforce

Be sure to mark this ‘Ask an Expert’ session in your calendar as we will outline how global resource management can work effectively, no matter what type of project process your business implements.

10 September
12:00 pm-1:00 pm (AEST)
01 Oct
Driving an Effective PMO Function | Utilising your People, Processes & Tools
Driving an Effective PMO Function | Utilising your People, Processes & Tools

Join our expert panel as we discuss best practices and outline effective ways of working to ensure your PMO's success.

1 October
12:00 pm-1:00 pm (AEST)
15 Oct
Project Governance in the world of Traditional, Agile & Hybrid Workforces | What it means for a PMO
Project Governance in the world of Traditional, Agile & Hybrid Workforces | What it means for a PMO

Join us as we discuss concepts to apply in your own business processes to ensure that with the right initiatives in mind you have what it takes to improve the way your organisation works, no matter if managed traditional, agile or hybrid.

15 October
12:00 pm-1:00 pm (AEST)

What our viewers have to say!

“The Sensei Ask an Expert sessions have provided me with deeper insights into how to best utilise the solutions specific to my business practices. I have been given more visibility into the value-add Sensei can provide us and our investment, allowing me to have higher value conversations with my own business customers.”

Lance Beam Portfolio Governance and Management – Local Government

“I didn't expect to get so much out of one hour! Lots of quick tips and advice and I am keen to start using what I have learned and can't wait for more of these webinars. The presenters knowledge and pace of the webinar was suitable for users of varying levels and the engagement between viewers and the ability to ask questions and have an open discussion was fantastic.”

Karen Tappin Project Manager – Education

“Great session that covered plenty of topics, even with the challenges of having so many participants to engage and interact with. The session run by Sensei was very informative and a good way to get a look at Project on the Web, Power Apps and Power Automate.”

Carole Licht Project Manager – Local Government

“It was an hour well spent, great presentation, very useful!”

Dee Rastogi EPO – Government

“Great tips from a very engaging presenter.”

James Prater Project Manager – Utility

Previous Webinars

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Microsoft Teams & Projects

Everyone is stuck at home, which makes working with your team and your external partners that little bit harder. Microsoft Teams is a simple way for you to collaborate and work remotely. We will show you tips and tricks to get started.

60 min
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Project Schedule & Task Management

A project schedule is key to planning and delivering outcomes. We will show you tips and tricks to get started, and show you how to manage a project. This will enable your team to leverage tasks & timesheets to improve practices.

60 min
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Portfolio Prioritisation and Resource Management

It’s never been more important to know which of your projects is most important, and who’s available to work on them. We have a panel of experts available to show you how to get started.

60 min
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Benefit Realisation

More organisations ask to track Benefits as part of their Projects, however find it difficult to introduce the discipline of benefit management as part of their project management process. Why is that?

60 min
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Project for the web

In this webinar session we outlined and discussed the purpose of MS Project for the web and its capabilities to offer Citizen Project Managers the ability to manage their projects in an easy and intuitive manner.

60 min
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Exclusive: Microsoft Inspire Insights

Microsoft Inspire gives us insights that help us advance our industry so that we can assist you in making the right strategic decision on technology and business processes. Watch our session to hear the latest and greatest.

60 min
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Making Microsoft Teams your one place to work

Why use different apps to work? We want to encourage 100% user adoption & the best user experience. This can be done by giving them a single place to access all of their data and collaborate on their tasks. Learn how in this webinar.

60 min
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Project Stage Gates

Why are Project Stage Gates so important in Project Management and how does this work in a world of Agile Project Management?

45 min
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Maximise the use of Power BI to analyse your projects

Automated project & portfolio reporting is the greatest benefit of a Project Management solution. How do we actually use the reports to provide benefit to the business?

60 min
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The importance of Project Prioritisation initiatives

Project prioritisation is a critical practice within any organisation, as it ensures the most effective and efficient ways of project execution.

65 min
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Custom Reports for your Project Management Solution

How can PPM users create their own reports? What technologies can be used and what considerations should be taken when building these reports.

50 min
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Unleash the Might of the Microsoft Power Platform - but avoid digital anarchy

Avoid digital chaos early by setting up a Power Platform Centre of Excellence to help you monitor, govern and nurture the Microsoft Power Platform into maturity.

60 min
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Achieving Agile Project Management through Digital Transformation

How do you ensure a consistent approach to project predictions through Digital Transformation?

60 min
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From Project Portfolio Management to Adaptive Work Management

Latest developments in delivering projects and portfolios of work, and the processes and tools available to help drive this change in the new low code/no code digital world.

60 min
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Successfully Managing Financial Integration between the Project Solution & Finance

Reduce the challenges you face when integrating your financial solution to your enterprise project solution. Simplify reporting, save yourself time, reduce double handling and achieve your objectives.

60 min
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Project Portfolio Management & PowerBI | Best Practice for a Successful PPM Implementation

See the high value items that should be focused and reported on within your PPM solution (including PowerBI reporting) to ensure a successful implementation and best practice, adaptable usage.

60 min
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Deliver key council outcomes, service your constitutes and connect your internal teams while preparing for the growth of tomorrow

Our experts from Microsoft, Velrada & Sensei provided insight into how you can best manage critical types of work and services delivery across your council no matter the maturity of your teams.

70 min
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Project Online, Planner & Teams | Adapting for Success

See as we explored and discussed the most effective ways to combine Microsoft applications for a more collaborative and efficient approach to work, enabling you to work the way you want and improve user adoption across your business.

60 min
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100% User Adoption when introducing your Project Management Solution | No matter your Organisation Maturity

Watch for strategies on how you can ensure that the correct data is kept up to date allowing for your project, program and portfolio amplified visibility; as well as tactics to help your business achieve 100% user adoption.

60 min
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Project Scheduling in a Traditional, Agile & Hybrid Work Environment

Watch as we shared latest industry trends on using the most appropriate schedule tools; outlined the concepts of scheduling & discussed tactics on how to apply project schedules in Traditional (waterfall), Agile & Hybrid work environments.

60 min
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Ideas, Proposals and the Pipeline | Prioritising & preparing valuable work

In this session our Sensei Team worked through what is needed to have a consistent process that ensures work is properly prioritised and selected for value, and how you can best view your pipeline so that you can prepare for it.

60 min