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Culture relevance for Project managers

Understanding the company’s culture can help you navigate your team through a project. Consider this quote from Peter Drucker, an expert on management: ”Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” Drucker is implying that the culture of a company always influences its success, regardless of how effective the company’s business model may be. Organizational culture is critical […]

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Project Management Office

The role of a Project Management Office Project managers serve key functions in both Classic and Matrix organizations. Within both of these types of structures, there is sometimes a group devoted specifically to program management with the organization: the Project Management Office. In this reading, we will discuss the purpose and functions of a Project […]

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Lean Six Sigma methodologies

understand the basics of lean and six sigma methodologies

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Interpersonal skills

Interpersonal skills for a successful project manager Enabling decision making: The ability to enable decision making on the team, or gather decisions from the appropriate leader is crucial to keep projects on task and achieve their goals. As a project manager, you will need to enable decisions frequently. Communicating and escalating: As a project manager, […]