Make all the key decisions concerning a project's progress.
Be able to communicate well with fellow team members.
Know how to handle resources effectively.
Ensure that the project progresses according to schedule.
Strong financial background.
Skills required to complete a project.
To improve the teams motivation.
To ready the team to accept change if need be.
To maintain a high standard of decision-making.
To build team spirit and morale
To recognize each team member's contribution to a project's progress.
Become familiar with the group or individuals on the team.
Get commitment from the project team.
Motivate the team.
Be consistent and fair.
Be able to use discipline if need be.
Be adaptable and flexible wherever possible.
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