ConclusionTo do or not to do, that’s the question. Like a coin has two sides. International projects bringboth advantages and some challenges. While working in an international team, some team members may come up with the ideas that would never have crossed your mind. The international projects will not only motivate you and make you more creative and productive, butthey are also able to help you develop decision-making, problem-solving and teamwork skills.On the other hand, international projects teams are much difficult to manage. The paper focuses on the challenges associated with managing an international project team including increasing language, cultural barriers, increase uncertainty and complexity and so on. As a project manager, all these problems are inevitable. However, I believe if project managers can implement the methods mentioned in the paper, they can definitely overcome those problems and
CHALLENGES ASSOCIATED WITH MANAGING AN INTERNATIONAL PROJECT TEAM12conduct the project successfully. After all, the benefits of an international project outweigh the challenges. As a result, all the project managers should not be afraid of the challenges associated with managing an international project team and should be prepared to grasp the opportunity to manage an international project team.
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