AUGUST 2015 | VOLUME 29, NUMBER 8
SPECIAL REPORT: NEXT;GEN TALENT
To kick-start their careers, young
practitioners should focus on earning
credentials and real-world experience.
By Novid Parsi
To attract and retain young project
talent, organizations must learn what
makes the next generation tick.
By Sarah Fister Gale
Back on Track
After a false start, a Peruvian passenger
rail project comes full circle.
By Clay Dillow
Project managers must prioritize talking
points to engage executives and keep
meetings on track.
By Michael Applebaum
Fit & Trim
A tailored approach to staffing keeps
project teams in tip-top shape.
By Matt Alderton
PROJEC TS ON THE MAP
United Arab Emirates
Built on oil, the Middle East’s second-
largest economy is rapidly diversifying
its project portfolio.
By Sandra Swanson
Richard Gower, PMP,
Mars Global Services,