Characteristics of GREAT Project Managers

Characteristics of GREAT Project Managers

“Great project management requires a lot more than the ability to move a milestone.”

Characteristics of GREAT Project Managers

  1. Command authority naturally.
  2. Possess quick sifting abilities, knowing what to note and what to ignore.
  3. Set, observe, and re-evaluate project priorities frequently.
  4. Ask good questions and listen to stakeholders.
  5. Do not use information as a weapon or a means of control.
  6. Adhere to predictable communication schedules
  7. Possess domain expertise in project management as applied to a particular field.
  8. Exercise independent and fair consensus-building skills when conflict arises.
  9. Cultivate and rely on extensive informal networks inside and outside the firm to solve problems that arise.
  10. Look forward to going to work!