Certification the desired standard for project managers
Almost two in three project managers are responsible for hiring team members, and 41% of them believe senior project managers need a professional certification to apply for a job. Adeline Teoh combs through the results of the 2013 Professional Project Management survey.
Why project contractors are like MasterChef contestants
Almost two in five project contractors consider themselves to be like MasterChef contestants where, although work is not always easy and there is pressure to perform, “advancing your skills and achieving professional growth is the greatest reward”.
Assigning responsibility on a building project
Who should be ultimately responsible to the building project owner to deliver the design related services of the project for the entire design team: the project management team or the lead architectural consultant? Paul Sancandi of InfraSol presents this debate.
Survey to determine how project managers lose control
A survey supported by the Australian Research Council will set out to investigate the causes of project blowouts, compare governance systems and practices that may contribute to or mitigate blowouts, and develop a model to predict and avoid project blowouts.