Not cut out to be a project manager?

August 8th, 2009 Traits that make an effective project manager 1.  Active listening for concerns that eventually lead to differentiating concerns that affect a person or a group rather than the objective of the project 2.  Communicating objectives in different ways to different audiences using different media 3.  Using humor, if possible, to diffuse tension 4. 

Project Management Office (PMO)…why have one

March 7th, 2007

Attributes associated with building the case for a PMO include: ·         Implementation of a project management methodology (if in doubt use PMBOK ©) ·         Leading organization changes in promoting project management culture (no more “flying by the seats of your pants”) ·         Institutionalizing organizational processes (COBIT © can at least get you started) ·         Improving