CELEBRATING WOMEN IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT SERIES
Location: Brisbane, Australia
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Project manager of multiple electrical substation construction projects in SE Queensland.
Why do you enjoy working in the field of project management?
Stakeholders engagement and working with my teams.
What are your greatest achievements as a Project Manager?
Building effective working relationships and being transparent and ethical in my project management methodology.
Why is a career as a Project Manager a great choice for women?
It brings so much variety and empowers people to work with others who have so much to offer in terms of learning technical skills as well as developing confident behavioural skills such as negotiation.
How can women stand out in the field of Project Management?
Be honest, be diligent, be thoughtful and pragmatic.
What are some of the challenges women face as Project Managers?
Nothing we can’t overcome.
What can we do to help women to be exceptional Project Managers?
Encourage and empower each other!
Any other comments about Women in Project Management?
What else can I say? I have found my dream job! I hope others find the same exhilaration that I do.
To celebrate International Women’s Day for 2018, I will be sharing the profiles and stories of some incredible women who have flourished in their project management careers. May they inspire you and the women around you to kick goals in the world of project management.
Read more about my ‘Celebrating Women in Project Management’ 50-day series here. Starts February 1, 2018.
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