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How do I become a Project Manager?

become a project manager

Because the terms “project” and “project manager” are open to so many different interpretations, employers are naturally wary of candidates who confidently call themselves project managers, while being unable to produce any evidence that they are indeed project professionals. This is why most project organisations, businesses and public sector programmes, …

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IT Project Management. Where did it all start to go right?

IT Project Management

Interesting perspective this week from my friend and fellow IT Project Leader Malc. Malc emailed to tell me that he had recently reframed his team’s thinking on post-project delivery analysis. What he has done is pretty interesting and he says it is adding demonstrable value to the process. “We always …

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Will Machines ever Supersede Project Managers?

artificial intelligence

The answer as to whether machine learning and artificial intelligence will replace various roles in the workplace is one contingent on several very big factors; most notably the nature of the work in question and the relative sophistication of AI in the coming years and decades.   For some aspects …

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The 5-Point Plan to Averting Mega-Project Disasters

Mega-projects

Mega-projects, better known as large-investment, complex and lengthy projects, bank on everything under the sun, from the right manpower to the right machinery and equipment.  They are projects that carry risks associated with lengthy durations, frequent scope changes and cost overruns.   Given that stakeholders invest huge sums of money …

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How to Navigate When Under a Time Crunch

Time Crunch

Even if you’re the kind of employee who plans everything out ahead of time and always gets project done before deadlines, there will come a time  when you’re under the gun with a mountain of work and too little time. Because this can be stressful, and therefore a detriment to …

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