Posts Tagged ‘project manager’

become a project manager

Do you have what it takes to become a project manager?

Are you considering project management as a career? There are many project management training courses available to help you kick-start your career in this area and more recently there are now opportunities to begin your career via a higher apprenticeship in project management. However, you may be wondering if you have what it takes to…

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Managing Expectations As A Project Manager

  Managing expectations is an important part of a project manager’s job role. Here we look at some simple ways to manage expectations in any project.   No matter how much project management training you have had, you will always come up against problems that need addressing in creative ways throughout your career – it’s…

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Professional Project Management Tips

5 Ways to Improve your Delegation Skills

Delegation is a key skill for a project manager but it is often very difficult to execute efficiently. Here are 5 ways to improve your delegation skills: Give Notice   You should never make assumptions with project management, ever. Your team members should be well organised and committed to achieving their objectives on time. If…

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Interview with Paul Naybour

Paul Naybour is an experienced project management professional with particular expertise in change programme management, risk management, earned value management and project management training development and delivery. His academic background includes a BSc (Hons) from the University of Manchester, an MBA in Project Management and he is PMP certified. Past projects have included managing the…

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Would You Spot The Warning Signs of a Failing Project?

It would be good to think that a professional project manager could spot the warning signs of a project headed for failure but the sheer number of projects that fail to deliver on their promises, timescales or costs indicates that many project managers are not as good at spotting problems as they would like to…

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