January 19, 2018


Project management advice, tips, tools and recommended resources for existing and aspiring project managers.

Essential Communication Skills For Project Managers

Jo Ann Sweeney,  a communications consultant based in London, wrote an article about one of the essential communication skills for project managers, namely Active Listening.

Active Listening

I was one of the project managers in March that was interviewed by Jo Ann Sweeney. She did research about the top five communication skills project managers need to lead their teams.

“Active listening is the most important leadership skill for any project,” said South African Linky Van Der Merwe PMP. “We need to listen so we can understand requirements and needs, especially with regard to stakeholders.This should happen throughout the project, not just at the beginning.”

Read the rest of her article here.


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