Project vs programme management
You can't multi-task
|This week’s project management thought for Friday is a visual representation of a well known project management quote by author Geoff Reiss, taken from his book Project Management Demystified.||You may think you are good at multi-tasking because you can switch back and forth between tasks, but you are rarely ever performing two cognitive tasks at a time. Concentrate on doing one task until it is finished, minimise your distractions and improve your productivity! |
Proactive project manager
Sixteen million people in PM!
|Are you thinking far enough ahead to enable yourself to anticipate problems before they arise?|| Did you know that more than sixteen million people in the world regard project management as their profession? That's a lot of gantt charts....|
Communication is vital
|Understanding your team members’ personalities is a pre-requisite for good leadership. Every team member is different and will need to be engaged differently.|