the project of a lifetime
Career planning is usually linked to job security, but when the economy slumps and companies start laying off workers, people need to take responsibility for their own destinies. This article urges project managers to manage their individual careers as though they were entrepreneurs. It presents numerous resources for project managers who want to increase their knowledge, augment their skill sets, locate job openings, and move to higher levels of professional competency. Despite large layoffs, there are many opportunities for companies to save money by projectizing their work and corresponding opportunities for project managers to market their continuously growing skills.