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44 min Mini Course

Mini Course: Master Project Plans

I’ll tell you a secret about project planning: You don’t need all the information to begin. You can build a high fidelity project plan by working in iterations.

In this mini-course I’ll walk you through the secret to creating a project plan that makes sense, is based on real information, and is realistic with what your team can handle.

The best part? You’ll have the freedom to run your project in manageable phases with way less stress and chaos.

You’ll leave this mini-course feeling confident and prepared for planning your next successful project.

What you’ll learn

  • How to make a quick project timeline sketch
  • How to create a high fidelity project timeline
  • How to optimize your project plan
  • How to use your project plan (save time)
  • How to handle project planning challenges
  • Project plan walkthroughs for waterfall and agile projects



Ben Aston

I’m Ben Aston, a digital project manager and founder of The DPM. I've been in the industry for more than 15 years working in the UK at London’s top digital agencies including Dare, Wunderman, Lowe and DDB. I’ve delivered everything from film to CMS', games to advertising and eCRM to eCommerce sites. I’ve been fortunate enough to work across a wide range of great clients; automotive brands including Land Rover, Volkswagen and Honda; Utility brands including BT, British Gas and Exxon, FMCG brands such as Unilever, and consumer electronics brands including Sony.