Skill Development

The complement of leadership, business acumen and technical project management skills essential to employers of project talent. The knowledge and abilities necessary to manage scope, time, budget, stakeholders, teams, communications, risk and other project components.

  • PM Network

    The Total Package placeholder image

    By Bokander, Stefan | Olsson, Håkan Organizations looking to improve their project management may invest enormous efforts in two areas: training project managers and establishing effective processes. Often, they're surprised when…

  • PM Network

    Communication Catch-Up placeholder image

    By Smith, Ronald B. In my 30 years of project management, I have found the majority of new project managers lack skills around giving presentations, conducting meetings and listening. This communication skills gap can…

  • PM Network

    Games Plan placeholder image

    By Fister Gale, Sarah The Olympics capture the world's imagination. But the race begins long before athletes arrive. Cities compete to host the Summer and Winter Games, hoping to take a lead role on the global stage. But…

  • PM Network

    In the Zone placeholder image

    By Fister Gale, Sarah An "industrial park on steroids" -- that's what U.K. tech entrepreneur Jean-Paul Gauthier calls special economic zones (SEZs). The zones have become a favorite development tool in countries eager to…

  • PM Network

    Do Look Down placeholder image

    By Ali, Ambreen Here's a winning formula to take tourists to new heights: Build glass skywalks. Last year a burst of construction projects in China hoisted walkways alongside dramatic cliffs, atop skyscrapers and…

Advertisement

Publishing or acceptance of an advertisement is neither a guarantee nor endorsement of the advertiser's product or service. View advertising policy.