What is project management, and is there such a profession as project manager?

Do yoy just complete a course to be a project manager or do you also have to have expertise in some other field to get a job as a project manager?

Asked By: amateurgrower - 6/4/2009
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Project management is more than one course and you have to be certified as a project manager (PMP certification) to get a job as a PM.
Answered By: Steve D - 6/4/2009
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Both. My company had many project managers. Their duties; manage all aspects of computer installations. The training on the software, the conversion of the data, the delivery of all components, ensuring the customer is happy and we get paid on time. You produce schedules for the client and the company, you... More
Answered By: got it - 6/4/2009
Work can be split into generally recurring (most business functions like accounting, sales, marketing) and non-recurring. The latter usually consists of activities that change the way the company operates (new computer system, new product, changed manufacturing facility). The person responsible for each of these non-... More
Answered By: Neville T - 6/8/2009
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