How do you evaluate a Project Manager?

Project management can yield a variety of benefits for the organization, however, when the project is put in the hands of an ineffective project manager there is a strong likelihood that the attitude toward the profession will be negative.  This kind of setback can be...

Project Management Career Path

Project management practitioners need to recognize that there is a difference between creating a career path plan and professional development activities.  While the two are undoubtedly interlinked, there is a significant difference for instance between someone who is...

Who Can be a Good PM?

Organizations embarking on a path of adopting project management have to think about the type of role that the project manager will play. The decision is often not a clear cut one where things such as organizational structure, processes, and culture have to be taken...

That Perfect Interview Question

I read an article a few days ago that listed the top 25 weirdest interview questions that applicants encountered on that job interview (http://t.co/DA9Ktjl). I found myself laughing at some of the questions like “If you were shrunk to the size of a pencil and...

I Got The Job, Now What?

Everyone is aware that we live in a generation that is very different from our predecessors.  Our parents and grandparents may have gotten a job straight out of college and stuck to the same career and company for the duration of their working life.  While some did...