Elizabeth is a career project and program manager with a decade of experience in healthcare and financial services and director of The Otobos Group, which is a project communications consultancy company. She is the author of Social Media for Project Managers, Customer-Centric Project Management and Shortcuts To Success: Project Management in the Real World.
Her blog "Girl's Guide to Project Management" is an award-winner it won the Project Management category of the Computer Weekly IT Blog Awards in 2008, 2009 and 2010 and she got in 2011 I IT Professional Blogger of the Year.
Social Media for Project Managers: Can you use Web 2.0 to manage your team?
What role that social media – interactivity provided by Web 2.0 technology – plays in helping a project manager be more effective in his or her job. The internet has given them a new ways to communicate with people and organize information. The presentation shows project managers how they can harness this new technology to enhance their ability to work effectively with others on projects. There are three major reasons why project managers should become involved with social media:
- It enables the project manager to work more effectively
- It enables other people to work more effectively
- It positions the project manager as a 21st century professional in an increasingly competitive and crowded marketplace.
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