Project Management Skills: The Most Important

Project Management Skills

Project management is the process of facilitating teams and coordinating resources to achieve a particular business objective; it is an essential practice for the continued growth, development and success of an organisation. Project managers need to be equipped with a specific skill set, comprising both hard and soft skills, that allows them to effectively guide […]

What You Need to Know About the Project Management Process

What You Need to Know About the Project Management Process

Project management as a process is not simply overseeing assignments or projects in place. Instead, the project management process is a crucial aspect to ensure that the systems in place are running efficiently and effectively, and that final results are achieving the initial goals set out before execution. Therefore, the project management process needs a […]

What Is the Average Project Manager Salary in South Africa in 2020?

What Is the Average Project Manager Salary in South Africa in 2020?

Project management is a dynamic, exciting and lucrative career… but just how lucrative is it really? We conducted research on average South African project manager salaries across PayScale, Glassdoor, BestJobs and Indeed, and here’s what we found. Glassdoor According to Glassdoor, a project manager makes an average of R827 408 per year, or R68 951 […]

AGILE PROJECT MANAGEMENT: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Agile Project Management: Everything You Need to Know

What Is Agile Project Management? Agile project management is a project management (PM) methodology that is rooted in the principles of agile software development, as laid out in the Manifesto for Agile Software Development, which was created by a group of IT professionals in 2001. In simple words, agile project management involves dividing a full […]

PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN CONSTRUCTION: Everything You Need to Know

Project Management in Construction: Everything You Need to Know

Project management in construction has become crucial as the industry has grown. Construction management is largely rooted in the successful development, coordination, execution and completion of projects that include, among others, those of the institutional, agricultural, residential, commercial, industrial, heavy civil and environmental descriptions. Effective project management and project managers are key to success in […]

Everything you need to know about Project Management

Everything you need to know about Project Management

What is Project Management? Project management involves overseeing and facilitating the opening, planning, implementing, and closing stages of tasks done by a team with the objective of successfully and efficiently completing specific goals according to a particular time frame. A project manager is responsible for overseeing tasks, ensuring that projects are being performed with efficiency […]

The 5 C’s of Project Management in the COVID-19 World

The coronavirus pandemic has turned the world of work upside down and inside out, with the majority of businesses having to do one of two things – shut down operations, or continue to work in a remote capacity. Although those still working from home are immensely lucky, it must not be forgotten that they are […]

The Five Vital Project Management Phases

Products don’t just fall from the sky and services aren’t handed to us on a silver platter. Although that would be amazing, it would also literally put almost everybody out of a job. Instead, we have businesses who rely on teams and managers who are involved in making sure tasks are completed well on time […]

How do I get a project management promotion?

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Although the fundamental concept of project management is similar across industries, the role of a project manager can take different forms. The career path leading to various project management positions might look different for each individual. Certain career paths and skills can gear a person towards a position in project management more often than others. […]