8 common project management mistakes — and how to avoid them – CIO New Zealand

A list of common pitfalls for project managers along with a few tips for avoiding them. The tips primarily focus on dealing effectively with team members throughout all phases of the project as well as breaking projects down into pieces effectively. Keeping aware of the project’s scope and always keeping on top of the project so that mistakes or wrong turns don’t do too much damage also figures prominently in this advice-list for managers.

Key Takeaways:

  • There are many reasons that IT projects get off course, even when run by an experienced project manager.
  • Managing and prioritizing change is key to completing a successful IT project on time.
  • It is important to remember that successful project management involves people management and strong team communication.

“Here’s what IT executives and project management professionals told us are the all-too-common mistakes they see project managers make — and advice for avoiding them.”

Read more: https://www.cio.co.nz/article/620997/8-common-project-management-mistakes-how-avoid-them/?fp=4&fpid=2117013083

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