Great at stake

Successful project management depends not only on what you do, but also on how you do it. In this article, four project professionals identify ways to become a great project manager. It details how education, such as courses in organizational culture behavior and stress management, contributes toward being a great project manager. In addition, obtaining credentials like the Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® help project managers advance to the next level. The article also discusses how studying A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) and other project management principles, tools and techniques will aid any project manager on the continuing quest for greatness.
registered user content locked

Log in or join PMI to gain access

or Register

Advertisement

Advertisement

Related Content

  • PM Network

    Bridging Ambition and Ability member content locked

    By Parsi, Novid Agile is everywhere, but not every organization is ready for it. According to the 12th annual State of Agile survey published by CollabNet VersionOne, 41 percent of organizations cite a lack of…

  • PM Network

    A Foot in the Door member content locked

    By Scott, Lindsay Project management recruitment professional Lindsay Scott, answers questions about making the most of informal meetings and looking for new career opportunities beyond the usual sectors.

  • PM Network

    On Your Own member content locked

    By Thomas, Jen For project professionals, a boss can be the biggest advocate—or biggest obstacle—on the career path. A helpful manager will mentor and champion project wins, promote face time with high-level…

  • PM Network

    How to Get Hired in the Age of AI member content locked

    By Thomas, Jen From self-driving cars to search engines, artificial intelligence (AI) is slowly transforming the world around us. Now, it's starting to play a role in how project professionals land new gigs.…

  • PM Network

    Conference Connections registered user content locked

    By Scott, Lindsay Project management recruitment professional Lindsay Scott gives advice about searching for jobs at professional events, acing interview presentations and leadership skills.

Advertisement

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