Hi PM fraternity,
Nothing about project management is easy, least of all accomplishing a mind-boggling array of interconnected tasks when no one on your team is a direct report
. But there are practical ways to increase your ability to lead and influence........
Read more about this and other articles at the link below.
The beauty of "matrix organisation" is that there is no direct reportee to the PM's. Those working on the project report to the "functional head" and many times the PM has got NO control over resource allocation for the project, NO significant influence on the performance assessment of those working on the project etc etc.
Is this TRUE to you in Your role as PM.
Thanks:-? Projects@Work - Project management resources, tools and training for professional project managers. 6th July 2008 From India