Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Skills of a Software Project Manager

Software project managers need many leadership qualities in order to enhance team effectiveness.The following are some crucial skills of successful project managers,
  1. Hiring Skill
  2. Customer Interface Skill
  3. Decision Making Skill
  4. Team Building Skill
  5. Selling Skill
The other required skills are,
  • Human Management Skill (It's a part of Team Building Skill)
  • Communication Skill (It's a part of Team Building Skill)
  • Technical Skill
  • Problem Solving Skill 
Source: Software Project Management by Barry W. Boehm.