The most successful web design and development companies offer three things to their clients: well-produced websites, good communication and unrivaled project management. The latter is actually very important, since it affects the team’s ability to stay on time and within budget. It takes a good project leader to turn even the most complicated web development project into manageable chunks. Fortunately, project management is a skill that can be mastered.
You can start getting better at managing the web development projects you’re handling by improving key project management skills. According to Brandeis University and its online MSMPP program, those skills include the ability to cope with different situations, mobilize and motivate other team members, have sensitivity towards others and enthusiasm. These ingredients, combined with good communication skills, can help you run your web development team like a tight ship.
Learn more about what it takes to be a great project manager from the full infographic, The Many Tasks of an Efficient Project Manager by Brandeis University