Organizations need to adapt to change, research new methods in project management, and need to keep project schedule and budget under control given the fact that projects have their own unique set of needs and challenges Through this series, Ramesh Iyer – Managing Director of Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd. tells you in a simple manner how to effectively manage projects, both big and small. Through everyday examples, he explains how to mitigate the risks and challenges that are common to projects, and proposes some straightforward yet practical management techniques for us to explore.
An experienced professional Mr. Iyer explains how “fixed deadline” and “backward planning” are simple yet effective project management techniques for achieving any goals.
It’s absolutely necessary that you pick up right talent for project teams. Take time to find the right mix and ensure that the team composition has a blend of all required experience and skills.
Project manager’s responsibility is to mentor, not micro manage. Solving a problem does not always require expertise, instead, it requires understanding, patience, and knowing the customer’s needs.
The failed projects teach you a lot. Analysing reasons for project failures, helps to delve deeper into problem areas and arrive at tangible solutions for future projects.
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