ESI International has released its annual Top 10 Global Project Management Trends for 2011. Key themes include building the project manager’s influence, accelerating new leadership and communication skills, and increased use of informal learning approaches such as social media and experiential training. A global panel of consultants and senior executives assembled by ESI identified the trends.
Leadership Skills Will Be the PM’s Critical Success Factor. Leadership skills, such as critical thinking, crucial communication and organizational change management, will be strategically imperative project management competencies to master. In 2011’s project management