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Construction Project Manager Skills: a systematic literature review

Jose R Oliveros, P Vaz-Serra, Priyadarsini Rajagopalan (ed.), Mary Myla Andamon (ed.)

52nd International Conference of the Architectural Science Association 2018 | The Architectural Science Association and RMIT | Published : 2018

Abstract

The construction industry is one of the most important economic activities in the world, and research in this field has identified a positive relationship between project management skills and the success of construction projects. This research project systematically reviewed more than 380 documents in 14 academic journals from the construction and project management fields, searching for construction managers’ skills and competencies, and identifying key skills in educative terms for graduates. The final selection of articles was reviewed in detail and categorised into three themes: education, project manager competencies, and employment. Additionally, a database with 306 competencies, gath..

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