Project Management: the Italian Way

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By Ugo Micoli

Project Management in Italy is related to the same structure of economy in this Country, obviously.

It is not so easy to understand and models from elsewhere may not be useful here.

We have world class player companies in almost every industry: aerospace, defense, construction, engineering, plants and architecture, mechanics and automotive, telecoms, energy, finance, food, tourism, transports, services and so on.

In this environment the state of project management is no different than any other highly industrialized countries. This means the discipline is strictly connected to production in technical based industries, while it is almost a fashion badge in many services, with all the nuances in between.

Then there are two very interesting specific elements.

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Follow up: Friendship with Project Management. Or is it just a job?

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After publishing the article WHAT DOES PROJECT MANAGEMENT MEAN TO ME (http://wp.me/p2G6JS-K), I opened a discussion about it on LinkedIn, in the Project Managers Network Group.

http://lnkd.in/bwJZfWR

Many comments, that show how much things like passion and feelings are important in the work of a Project Manager and a leader.

Have a look!