In all elements of work life the most common complaint about an organisation is ‘lack of communication’.
A successful project manager must be a great communicator! Project management communication as a skill that is never perfected, can always be improved and is pivotal in being able to initiate and mobilise a project effectively.
The PMI (Project Management Institute) suggest a project manager should spend 90 per cent of their time communicating!
A project team is generally quite a diverse group of people. Project teams are usually thrust together to deliver a bespoke and unique benefit to an organisation, something new and different to the day to day activities undertaken. This diversity provides a further communication challenge for the project manager.
Project leadership calls for clear communication about goals, responsibility, performance, expectations and feedback.
Successful project management communication is about ....