In this thorough, helpful article for thedigitalprojectmanager.com, veteran project manager Suzanna Haworth explains what you need to know to become a project manager (and what’s not a requirement), how to get a leg up with a prospective employer, and how project managers progress in their careers. Haworth’s article offers plenty of links to help you learn more before you take the leap.
In this summary, you will learn
- What qualities and skills an entry-level project manager needs,
- What starting project managers don’t need to know, and
- How the role of project manager has changed over the years.
About the Author
Suzanna Haworth is a freelance digital project director, certified scrum master and international conference speaker.