Friday, April 20, 2012

Motivation Skills in Project Management

Project teams are comprised of team members with diverse backgrounds, expectations, and individual objectives. The overall success of project depends upon the project team's commitment, which is directly related to their level of motivation.

Motivating in a project environment involves creating an environment to meet project objectives while offering maximum self-satisfaction related to what people value most. These values may include job satisfaction, challenging work, a sense of accomplishment, achievement and growth, sufficient financial compensation, and other rewards and recognition the individual considers necessary and important.

Good project managers should understand the expectation of each team member. The different value of each people will determine how to motivate the team members to meet the project objective.

Source: Project Management of Body Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)

1 comment:

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