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The Principles of Project Management (SitePoint: Project Management) by Meri Williams

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Chapter 4Keeping It Smooth

In this chapter, we’re going to look at the skills that help you keep everything running smoothly. First, we’ll consider the importance of communication and collaboration, and discuss some tips to help you communicate effectively and foster a collaborative environment for your team.

We’ll then look at managing change (one of the biggest challenges for any project manager!), providing you with tools and techniques to help you make the right decision as often as possible—and to recover gracefully from any missteps.

Communication and Collaboration

Communication is about imparting and receiving information, while collaboration is about working together as effectively as possible. In this section, we’ll not only talk about ...

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