Tuesday, 27 March 2012

What qualities does a successful Project Manager have?

The success of a project depends a lot on good project management. If a project is not managed well, it could lead to exceeding the set budget and missing the planned deadline. Lots of businesses face difficulties because they are unable to manage projects effectively. For the success of any project, the person managing must be qualified for the job.

An ideal project manager must focus on details, have an analytical approach, understand the needs of the project, and the desired outcome, and ensure that those involved in the project are motivated and committed. Some people already have these skills and are able to lead a project; others need to be trained in them. 

A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification proves that you have the experience, training and skills to successfully to manage projects.

According to the PMI Salary Survey — Sixth Edition, professionals who are trained and certified in PMP have a 10% higher salary than non-certified colleagues and peers.