What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
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.
Project Manager, Construction in Lancaster:
"Aware Of All The Stress."
Be organized. Follow up on everything. Be aggressive, yet diplomatic. Be fair. Be honest.
Project Manager, Construction in Crawford:
"Job Description, Duties And Pay Rates."
Always, always, always, make sure you get a written job description that details what you will be doing for who, what hours you are required to work and when and if you will get pay raises and/or bonuses. Always get this in writing no matter what.