Project leadershipPM Leadership

This section covers project leadership which focuses on the ability to establish vision and direction, to influence and align others towards a common purpose, and to empower and inspire people to achieve success. Resources and development on leadership at The University of Sheffield can be found on the Sheffield Leader webpages.

Web resources

PM web halfProject manager or project leader

An article on what is better in the long run Project Manager or Project Leader.

Reading time: Approximately 10 minutes

PM web halfDifferent types of leadership styles

Different types of leadership forms and the various leadership roles for the people involved in Project Management.

Reading time: Approximately 30 minutes

PM web halfInfluencing during Projects

This Harvard Business Review article which takes between 5-10 minutes to read suggests identifies five influencing styles which are available to a project manager.