The purpose of this chapter is to help project managers learn strategies and techniques for communicating with stakeholders in a global context. Specifically, project managers will learn how to:
- Communicate with distributed teams
- Use traditional and emerging communication technology
- Develop culturally sensitive project teams
- Apply PMI standards for ethical and professional conduct when communicating
Vittal S. Anantatmula, a leading expert on project management, notes that “A free-market philosophy, a technology-aided global economy, and increased international business and competition are encouraging organizations to ignore national boundaries and collaborate globally, often virtually.” ...