The language of project management helps people to communicate better on projects and will help to achieve the goal and perform better overall.
Project management skills have been acknowledged and embedded to the basic and vital requirements for their managers and staff. Their performance and improvement in this area are being recognized and monitored. More over, many of them have moved to acknowledging
Project management is for every person and every company where projects are executed. Often non-project managers who understand and apply project management approach in their jobs move up their career ladder better or faster. Projects usually are the proving grounds
Project governance is the alignment of project objectives with the strategy of the larger organisation. Read this article for a good explanation: “Project Governance Framework”
A deliverable is a unique product, result or capability to perform a service that is produced on a project. To put it in other words, it’s a tangible action item within a project. For example, to produce the Project Charter
When you do it full-time, when you have further education like a Diploma or Masters degree in Project Management, when you become Certified (PMP, Prince2)
Normally a project manager is a great organiser and strategic planner and normally has previous background working on similar projects. A PM may like detail work, possess excellent verbal and written skills. A PM will also feel comfortable to make
When project managers are new, they are often sent on a project management course. Often the courses focus more on the technical skills. It’s important to evaluate your own skills and then decide if you need to attend specific soft
Many organisations do, but some don’t. It is dependent on the industry. When starting in a new PM role, it’s best to find out if a PM Methodology or standard process exists, obtain all the information, policies and templates.