“Project management training is a complex undertaking. After all, you’re learning how to manage projects from inception through planning and execution. That means you need to learn the intricacies of managing tasks, setting timelines, making assignments, and leading teams—and that’s in addition to understanding the project’s underlying technology.
Burning Glass, which collects and analyzes job-posting data from across the country, has a breakdown of the requested skills that pop up most frequently in project manager job postings. Based on these, it’s clear that emphasizing management skills during your training, as well as the job interview process, can help you land the position you want.”