The true value of the profession

Shouting about success is inherently un-British, I know, but those delivering life-changing projects, like the finalists in this year’s APM Awards, need to be loud and proud.

What does project management bring to the world? This was the question I was answering over dinner with my wife recently.

She, a midwife, spends her time helping to deliver life into the world, to ensure mother and baby are happy and healthy and to cope with emergency situations.

I won’t compare her role to that of a project manager, nor giving birth to a project, but the question she posed was valid: Is project management a matter of life and death? “Of course,” I insisted.

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