Frequently asked questions
What are the essential skills of a project manager?
- Effective communication skills
- Strong leadership skills
- Ability to tolerate stress
- Good negotiation skills
- Excellent decision-making
- Contract management skills
- Risk management
As a project manager, how can I know if I am being paid fairly?
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What is the difference between a project manager and a program manager?
A program manager manages several projects and programs whereas a project manager leads a team responsible for one project.