Taking the Curve
Project Professionals who Embrace Change Might Discover Their Next Career Opportunity Lies Just around the Bend
All career roads lead to ... project management? Not quite. But when tracing the journeys of project and program managers, it's evident that there is more than one path into—or even back into—the profession. Some study it in college, moving from classroom to entry-level project role without skipping a beat. Others find it decades after exploring other occupations. More people are expected to pivot into project management, give the relentless demand for project talent, particularly in project-intensive sectors such as manufacturing, construction and IT.