Join Bob McGannon for an in-depth discussion in this video The planning-oriented work style, part of Project Management Foundations: Teams.
At the heart of project managment…is the project schedule, the set of steps and timeframes…for accomplishing your project goals.…Managing the project schedule is…an important job on your team.…Typically, the project schedule is managed by…the planner-minded team member.…Let's take a look at the six most common…characteristics of planners.…First and foremost, planners are the team members…who will build and track your project plans…and manage the all-important project schedule.…
Second, planning-oriented team members value…working on the methods, approaches and steps…to produce product deliverables.…They're also very adept at understanding how…your project will work with other projects…and initiatives in your business.…You'll recognize your planning-oriented team members…because they typically start their sentences…with the word "how" ...…"How are we going to meet that deadline?"…"How are we going to get skilled team members?"…Third: Planner-minded team members often…start the project by wanting to understand…the scope of the project and whether similar…
Along the way, discover how to negotiate for key resources, appreciate and maximize individual working styles, use emotional intelligence to add a personal approach to your management style, and resolve conflict.
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- Understanding the four key work styles
- Negotiating for your team
- Sharing a common objective
- Making team rules
- Directing the team
- Solving team conflicts<br><br>
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