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How to Manage Multiple Projects

As you become a more experienced Project Manager, you will one day be called upon to manage multiple projects. And this does not just apply to full-time Project Managers…

How to do this is a question I have get a lot from project managers, operational managers, and professionals. They have been given two or more projects to manage… sometimes on top of their day-to-day job. So what are the secrets of multi-project management?

Here’s the problem… Human beings are rubbish at multi-tasking. We can only do a maximum of one thing at a time, that is mentally demanding. As soon as you try to do a second demanding task, while still doing the first…

Uh-oh, your brain will fail to cope. You will make mistakes and things will go wrong.

So, how do experienced Project Managers manage multiple projects?

In this video, I share all of my best tips and tricks. Here are 12 of my secrets of multi-project management. And I have used them all with great success in my career.

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For more details on this topic, please check out our full-length article: ‘Secret Strategies to Manage Multiple Projects’.

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About the Author Mike Clayton

Dr Mike Clayton is one of the most successful and in-demand project management trainers in the UK. He is author of 14 best-selling books, including four about project management. He is also a prolific blogger and contributor to ProjectManager.com and Project, the journal of the Association for Project Management. Between 1990 and 2002, Mike was a successful project manager, leading large project teams and delivering complex projects. In 2016, Mike launched OnlinePMCourses.

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