Homework 3: Juggling Act:1) Managing Multiple Projects:-Many Project Managers handle more than one project at a time. Project managers must take up multiple projects only if they think they have the time and resources to handle multiple projects. Project Managers have to be careful while looking after multiple projects because they would lose professionalism if they cannot handle their projects efficiently. Higher officials assign project managers multiple projects if they think he/she could handle them efficiently. 2) Handling Pressure:-Yes, definitely when you handle multiple projects the pressure increases. High responsibilities comes when you take up multiple projects which indeed gives you more pressure to do things perfectly. The goal is to find as many projects as we can and at the same time we should be able to complete all the projects efficiently within the given time and resources. Projects managers must plan and execute multiple projects in an organized manner. 3) Areas relating to Project Management and other issues. Areas relating to Project Management: Managing Shared ResourcesStaying on Schedule These are the two areas which relate to project management issues. Sometimes the resources could be very little and that we might need to share them. Carefully planning out resources is a must in doing multiple projects. Managers should identify the amount of resources each project
requires. Having clear communication with your team will somewhat help you stay on schedule.