December 19, 2016
By Chaze Patrick, Outreach and Engagement Marketing Assistant
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements. Below are the skills you need to be a project manager.
Research Skills – Project management can be a beneficial tool in acquiring the adequate resources to successfully complete a project.
Clerical Skills – Project managers are able to perform tasks related to the prompt documentation analyzation.
Logistical Skills – To achieve various milestones are expected of a project manager. Project managers exhibit leadership capacities to ensure the project is completed in a timely manner.
Technological Skills – Learn how to improve on using software programs such as Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and many other systems that will support your project
Earning Potential – According to Salary.com, the median annual Project Management Manager salary is $126,481 with a range usually between $112,597-$141,578.
Take the next step with the USI Certificate of Project Management at USI.edu/ProjectManagement