Table Project Managers Versus Project Champions

Project Managers

• Prefer to work in groups

• Committed to their managerial and technical responsibilities

• Committed to the corporation

• Seek to achieve the objective

• Are willing to take risks

• Seek what is possible

• Think in terms of short time spans

• Manage people

• Are committed to and pursue material values

Project Champions

• Prefer working individually

• Committed to technology

• Committed to the profession

• Seek to exceed the objective

• Are unwilling to take risks; try to test everything

• Seek perfection

• Think in terms of long time spans

• Manage things

• Are committed to and pursue intellectual values

This comparison does not mean that technically oriented project managers-champions will fail. Rather, it implies that the selection of the "proper" project manager should be based on all facets of the project.

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