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The Lazy Project Manager and the Project from Hell by Michael Finer, Peter Taylor

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2 Project superstars

In which we congratulate all of you out there in project management land for the fantastic job that you are doing.

Welcome to the dark side

I have had the privilege and the pleasure of attending many of the major project management conferences around the world, both as an attendee and as a speaker, and I always enjoy myself. The networking, meeting old friends and acquiring new ones, the sharing of ideas and enthusiasm for our profession and the general buzz of excitement that can be found at these events is also well worth the effort (and the cost) of attending.

But there is another side to all this – the dark side, if you like.

When we gather in these vast hotel and conference centres what is it really like? What do the ...

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