Project Management Homework #4

Chapter 3


1. List and define the stages of the “Tuckman Ladder”. Which phase do you believe takes the longest to complete?

2. Why is it so important for a Project Manager to secure adequately skilled resources for a project? Should the Project Manager always ask for the “best and brightest” resource for a project?

3. What common characteristics do effective team members have according to the text book?

4. List the attributes of an effective project manager according to the text book. Which attribute do you believe is your strongest and why? Which attribute do you believe is your weakest and what are you planning to do about it?