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6 Steps How To Manage Schedule for Small Projects

Sunday, June 9, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

All projects, big and small, need a schedule. If you have a small project, perhaps the schedule can be a simple checklist or work in a spreadsheet. As projects get larger, they need more formal scheduling templates and tools. As a project manager you are responsible for scheduling any size project and see to it […]



How To Manage Political Issues As Project Manager

Sunday, May 12, 2013, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

Sometimes a project gets to be too big because of a variety of influences from different directions. About 10 years ago, I was working for an investment company in the city. The company was working on a project that had taken 4 years and more than $40 million. It was so bad Wall Street Journal […]



10 Terms You Should Know as Project Manager

Sunday, May 5, 2013, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

As an experienced project manager, I am sure you are familiar with all 10 terms described down below. But if you are just starting out as project manager, then you may or may not be familiar with them. If you have gone to school to learn project management, then I am sure you understand them. […]



5 Tips How To Work More Effectively As Project Manager

Sunday, April 28, 2013, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

This is the Age of Aquarius in Astrological sense. Within this age, we live in the age of Internet. Every communication seems to be instantaneous. There are software tools and utilities in use that, as project manager, you are able to use and take benefits from. You need to use software that can be used […]



5 Tips How to Boost Your Confidence in Projects

Monday, March 25, 2013, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

First off, to be a great Project Manager, you need great self-confidence. If you’re not 100% confident, then it will impact on your ability to achieve success. It will also impact your ability to communicate with your team members. However, help is right here in this post of how to boost your confidence in performing […]



5 Basic But Essential Skills Needed as Project Manager

Sunday, February 26, 2012, 2:00 AM | 1 Comment

Every manager in general and every Project Manager in particular needs some basic but very essential skills that each can acquire so the project can be finished successfully – on time and within budget. The following are 5 skills you need to become a top notch Project Manager. We all know managing a project is […]



6 Tips to Monitor And Control Your Project

Thursday, February 2, 2012, 2:00 AM | Leave Comment

You have started your project. Everything that you could think of is in place. To finish it successfully on time and within the allocated budget, you need to follow your project from start to finish. To do this, you need to carefully monitor your project, if you want to stay on track. Monitoring would allow […]



How To Fix Problems As Project Manager

Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 2:00 AM | Leave Comment

A time comes in the course of managing a project when different kinds of problems arise. To solve these problems, good project managers go through a certain decision-making process. Some have followed quite generic processes, others have followed their own created ones. Not everyone has made great decisions. Otherwise great project managers or leaders have, […]



Steps To Hire Right Team For Your Project

Thursday, April 21, 2011, 2:00 AM | Leave Comment

Before you start working on a project, you need to hire compatible members for your team with, of course, the right experience. We all know that great projects are run by great teams. One of the biggest challenges facing the project manager is to find the right team. To ensure you hire the right employees […]



5 Essential Goals Of A Project Manager

Saturday, April 2, 2011, 2:00 AM | Leave Comment

As a Project Manager, you need to manage a variety of tasks including managing people, money, suppliers, equipment. The trick is to never lose your sight – to be focused. At a very minimum, set yourself the following goals for your project to achieve. Once you have met these simple goals for each project, then […]