The Unofficial Duties of a Project Manager

A project manager plays  several roles during the lifecycle of a project. They need to wear different hats to ensure that each and every situation has the best possible response under the given circumstances. Mr. Gary Hearkens in his brief case book entitled “Project Management”mentions four “four unofficial duties of a project manager” – babysitter, […]

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Attitude reflects Leadership

Do you remember this scene from the epic movie “Remember the Titans” ? The captain and the vice-captain are discussing their team. The captain expresses his displeasure at the way the vice-captain’s team mates are not contributing at practice. The vice captain then goes on to say the now famous line – “Attitude reflects leadership […]

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What makes a Great Project Manager?

Project management as a profession has been around for many years now. Organizations take so much effort and spend a lot in project manager certifications and training.  Still there are few things that cannot be taught in a training room. Either you have them naturally or learn it in the school of hard knocks. Below […]

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Virtual teams – Get the best out of them

We live in an era where globalization has been deeply entrenched in all aspects of life – let alone the workspace. Corporations have become truly global and need to have presence in local markets across the globe to sell their products across geographies. Talent is spread across the world and its needed to go global […]

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