'C' for craftsmanship not 'C' for complexity

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Whitty, S. Jonathan. 2008. "'C' for craftsmanship not 'C' for complexity." Kardon, J. (ed.) PMI 2008: PMI Global Congress Asia Pacific. Sydney, Australia 03 - 05 Mar 2008 Newtown Square, PA, USA.
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'C' for craftsmanship not 'C' for complexity

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AuthorWhitty, S. Jonathan
EditorsKardon, J.
Journal or Proceedings TitleProceedings of the 2008 Project Management Institute Global Congress Asia Pacific (PMI 2008)
Number of Pages6
Year2008
Place of PublicationNewtown Square, PA, USA
Conference/EventPMI 2008: PMI Global Congress Asia Pacific
Event Details
PMI 2008: PMI Global Congress Asia Pacific
Event Date
03 to end of 05 Mar 2008
Event Location
Sydney, Australia
Abstract

I put it to you that project managers that have a track record of successfully managing or bringing to completion highly dynamic bodies of work aren't born with that skill, they are made. And they are made, under the guidance of others in the real world of managing projects. And we don't know very much about this, and we should!

Keywordsmentoring; apprenticeship; project managers; professional development
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020520406. Sensory processes, perception and performance
390308. Technical, further and workplace education
359999. Other commerce, management, tourism and services not elsewhere classified
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This is an unrefereed paper.

Byline AffiliationsUniversity of Queensland
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