We interview Beth Livingston, creator of WP Roadmaps, to find out how project management skills increase revenue for your WordPress web design & development business by keeping your projects on time and within budget.
Some of the things you'll learn:
- Beth's WP Roadmaps course and why she started it
- Tips for controlling scope creep
- What a project notebook is and why you should use one
- Advice for managing multiple WordPress sites at once
A little about Beth:
Beth built her first WordPress website in 2009 for a side business, was immediately smitten, and soon began building websites for other small businesses. In 2016, after a long history as an IT Business Analyst, Instructional Designer, and Project Manager, Beth left the corporate world to become a full time WordPress Coach and Designer, and now enjoys providing real-life project management skills training for WordPress practitioners (designers, developers, consultants, project managers, and agencies) through her company, WP Roadmaps and Coaching.
Beth is the creator of of The WP Project Manager's Academy (and The Complete Project Management Roadmap for WordPress), administers the WordPress Project Management Facebook group, and serves as an event organizer for the Triad WordPress Meetup Group.
Beth enjoys teaching and has presented talks at various WordCamps across the country, at Venture Cafe Winston-Salem, the Triad WordPress Meetup, and has taught project management classes at Guilford Technical Community College’s Small Business Center in Greensboro NC.
In her spare time, what there is of it, Beth also enjoys renovating her 80-year-old home, singing in her church choir, visiting live music venues and occasionally acting and singing in local theater productions.