Putting People Management Back into Project Management
No one will ever be able to convince me that the most challenging component of Project Management is the science behind it. The way in which we need to pull people together to be a high performance team over a relatively short period of time is the most challenging part of Project Management.
This article will focus on the communication issues within the project team, in particular, the people management aspect. Given the natural pressure of projects, tight time frames, cost management and close monitoring, the need for Project Managers to be good people managers is heightened.