What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Project Manager, Construction in Indianapolis:
"•Share your knowledge about the daily responsibilities, care."
Never assume you know anything, always be willing to learn from others in the field and managers. Time management is essential and if you don't have thick skin, this is not the industry for you.
Project Manager, Construction in Phoenix:
"Situational Awareness Pays."
No other industry allows such diversity in professional and personal growth and development. The door is open for any person willing to qualify him/herself by putting themselves out there and giving 100%. Limitations tend to be personality characteristics, flexibility, and willingness to learn plus a fair amount of in the right place at the right time with the appropriate qualifications and a degree of personal marketing.
Project Manager, Construction in Seattle:
"Decide On Your Major Early."
Decide on your major early. Construction Management degrees being during your Freshman year. This major is very competitive and you will need to be proactive as you can easily get off of your course schedule which can extend your college career and cost you additional money.
Project Manager, Construction in Lansing:
Get as many internships during the summer months while in school, that you can. They are MUCH more valuable than taking classes in the summer.
Project Manager, Construction in Irvine:
Be a mentor and provide an environment for others to succeed. Celebrate the victories, no matter how small. Be friendly and recognize that a fellow human is on the other side of the phone/computer.