Is Project Management a skill or a technique?

Shim Marom wrote a nice piece titled Project Management – Technique or Discipline? where he asks a question that’s been gnawing at me for some time. That question: is project management a skill or a technique? Before continuing, let’s take a few minutes to look at the definition of skill & technique to better understand […]

Specialization within Project Management

Over the last few years I’ve started noticing a trend toward specialization within the field of project management. These specializations seem to break down into the following areas: Administrators – people specializing in the reporting, tracking, budgeting and other administrative aspects of Project Management. Specialists – people who have specialized in industries or specific aspects […]