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Becoming a PM

Want to Be a Strong Leader? Then C-H-A-N-G-E.

leading teams through change

Being a project manager is about leading teams through change. Today, the change is wrapped in a crisis. The pandemic has compelled project teams to embrace digital transformation. More than anything, your organization needs adept and effective leadership. Leaders need to guide teams masterfully and reach goals successfully, even as uncertainty looms.
In this endeavor, keep in mind C-H-A-N-G-E. Be an expert in adapting to and thriving in change by embracing some specific characteristics.

So, You Want to Be an IT Project Manager?

Filed under Becoming a PM, Career, Definitions, Tools | Posted by PMStudent
IT Project Manager

Looking for your opportunity might not be easy, but it is worth it. It will take time. Get started by doing some research. Look at your favorite job sites and look at the project manager jobs that interest you Don’t neglect opportunities that don’t offer a great salary but do offer experience. It’s not always about money, but about connections, future opportunities and invaluable experience.

Water Under the Bridge: How to Get Over Toxic Relations at Work

One of the most efficient ways to fix any problem you have with your colleagues is doing it head-on. If you have an issue – talk it out.

Best case scenario – you are going to come to an understanding, and things will improve. Worst case – you move to other options now knowing that the person can’t be reasoned with.

Yet, before going off yelling at someone, make sure you follow some basic rules.

How to End Your Day and Be on Your Way

Filed under Becoming a PM | Posted by PMStudent

You thought your work day was behind you. And then, just as you settled into relaxation mode, you realized that you had forgotten something important. It can’t wait until the next day. So much for walking away from your work day. Why not set up a simple system, so that you can end your day and come back tomorrow feeling recharged and ready to go?