Project management includes several processes and skills. A project manager must know how to choose and assign team members. She must know how to prepare and track useful schedules and accurate budgets. She must know how to monitor project accomplishments and how to give constructive feedback. She must also know how to report to senior management.
Also, an often overlooked aspect of project management is documentation. Documents for a typical manufacturing project would include design or engineering plans, marketing surveys, sales brochures, maintenance manuals, and even day-to-day project team records. See MANAGING INFORMATION.
The project team might believe that they are producing a new drug or the latest in mobile device ...