'C' for craftsmanship not 'C' for complexity

Whitty, S. Jonathan (2008) 'C' for craftsmanship not 'C' for complexity. In: PMI 2008: PMI Global Congress Asia Pacific, 3-5 Mar 2008, Sydney, Australia.

Abstract

I put it to you that project managers that have a track record of successfully managing or bringing to completion highly dynamic bodies of work aren't born with that skill, they are made. And they are made, under the guidance of others in the real world of managing projects. And we don't know very much about this, and we should!


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: This is an unrefereed paper.
Depositing User: Dr Jon Whitty
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - School of Management and Marketing
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2011 06:35
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2013 00:07
Uncontrolled Keywords: mentoring; apprenticeship; project managers; professional development
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences > 1701 Psychology > 170112 Sensory Processes, Perception and Performance
13 Education > 1301 Education Systems > 130108 Technical, Further and Workplace Education
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1503 Business and Management > 150399 Business and Management not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970115 Expanding Knowledge in Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/9128

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