Soft Skills In Project Management - Soft Skills In Project Management

The following are team development techniques as mentioned in PMBOK.


Place team members in same location to enhance their ability. Colocation can be temporary, or can continue for entire project.

Virtual Teams

1. Benefits are more skilled resources, reduced costs, less travel, relocation expenses, proximity of team members to suppliers, customers, key stakeholders 
2. Can use technology to create online team environment where team can store files, can discuss issues, keep team calendar

Communication Technology

1. Shared portal (website, intranet)
2. Video & audio conferencing
3. Email

Interpersonal & Team Skills

1. Conflict management 
2. Influencing 
3. Motivation 
4. Negotiation
5. Team building