Almost everyone in business today is a project manager of some sort – whether it’s our official title, or just a role that comes with our job, like a marketing manager who needs to organize the execution of a trade show. And since we were children we were encouraged to be leaders.
We think you need to be a blend of both a project manager and a project leader in order to successfully deliver projects on-time.
Before we talk about how to be both a leader and manager of your projects, we should start with defining what each is. In the simplest terms, a project manager focuses on “doing things right,” while a leader focuses on “dong the right things”. [Read more…]