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Managing virtual project teams

Research indicates there are many benefits to virtual project teams, including extended hours of business, reduced overheads such as office space, access to new markets, access to new skill sets, productivity gains and improved work-life balance. The project management role is clearly changing and moving away from the boardroom meetings and group gatherings to virtual project teams at various sites

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Tips for efficient project managers – part 2

The efficient project manager is one who is aware of the many things beyond the technical skills, such as creating schedules and budgets or managing scope, that are required in order to be successful. While a thorough understanding of the technical skills is definitely required, we need to be knowledgeable in the soft skills as well in order to enjoy real success as project

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Tips for efficient project managers – part 1

The efficient project manager is one who is aware of the many things beyond the technical skills, such as creating schedules and budgets or managing scope, that are required in order to be successful. While a thorough understanding of the technical skills is definitely required, we need to be knowledgeable in the soft skills as well in order to enjoy real success as

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3 Core Competencies of a Project Manager

The project manager leads the project team to meet the project’s objectives and stakeholders’ expectations. He works to balance the competing constraints on the project with the resources available.  Project managers need to act on different levels. For example, a project manager can gain influence and respect of stakeholders and management when they demonstrate the linkage between the corporation’s business goals and

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