Effective Backseat Driving and Other Essential Soft Skills

Friday, November 09 | 10:10AM–11:00AM
Session Type: E122

Project management requires extensive use of the hard-to-master "soft skills." Learn our trade secret—being a good backseat driver—and the other invaluable soft skills we use as project managers at Carnegie Mellon's central IT organization like meeting facilitation, a consultative approach, conflict resolution, and communications.

Moderator: Carie Page, Manager, community Engagement, Next Generation Learning Challenges, EDUCAUSE


  • Kelley Anderson

    Sr. Project Manager, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Brian Brown

    Senior Project Manager, Carnegie Mellon University

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