As I mentioned in my recent post, your dedication to daily improvement of your leadership skills is essential to become a great project manager.
Earlier this year, I spoke at gantthead.com ITXPO 2011 on soft skills and presented power tips, tools and a leadership roadmap.
As a project manager everything you do is for your teams, your stakeholders and your customers. You want to continue to grow and develop as a project manager so you can step up to take leadership roles in your organization. i.e.: to manage multiple projects, lead a significant enterprise wide project, negotiate important contracts and conceive and execute an innovative use of IT for competitive differentiation.
Leadership is a journey of self discovery. Your leadership development will be guided by your own personal vision.
Here is my list of a few of my power tips and recommended tools from The Mentoring Group, to help you get started on your journey.
Four Power Tips to Promote Your Success:
I’ll share a very exciting self-study leadership development program in my next post.