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What Makes Great Creative Project Managers?

What Makes Great Creative Project Managers?

Recently, I attended a panel on project management as an audience member. One of the topics that kept coming up was, “What makes a great project manager?” I don’t think the panel ever fully got around to answering the heart of the question. 

So I began to think about the question. Over the years, my project management style has certainly changed. But when I look back to when and where I was very successful, I can see certain patterns emerge. 

BEYOND THE MECHANICS AND THE FOLLY OF BEING A TASKMASTER

If you have ever taken a project management course, or worked on your PMP, you tend to focus on the mechanics of how to manage a project. How to create a scope, a project plan, identifying tasks, navigating process, risk, milestones and deadlines are all things that are taught and learned. Certainly these are skills are important to know, a strong foundation in the basics means you can apply these concepts.

Why You Need to Care About DAM

Why You Need to Care About DAM

Creative Director's Guide to DAM

Creative Director's Guide to DAM