Many of your valuable geeks are most at home while working on big
projects. Because these IT projects can make or break managers, it is
critical that you consider how to best utilize the people who carry
In this installment of Getting the Best Out of Geeks, we spoke with project management guru Dr. Steve Flannes to get the scoop on the ten biggest people-related mistakes that IT project managers can make. As the principal of the consultancy Flannes & Associates, he specializes in managing people through projects and is the author of Essential People Skills for Project Managers.