Personal competency assessment and competence building: A study of pakistani project management scholars

Sara Siddique, Ali Ahsan

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Abstract

The purpose of this research study is to produce knowledge around specific personal competence building that is also applicable outside the research settings and on new subjects. Furthermore, the findings of this study will have implications for competency development activity design, and its implementation within the industry. The researcher will assess the population to identify which Unit of Personal Competence they lack in the most, design a workshop with the help of Subject-Matter Experts specially tailored for their needs, and do a comparison of their pre- and post-workshop assessment. The findings of this study will help Project Management instructors and industry mentors to make well-informed decisions regarding competency building and performance, and contribute to the benefits of society since good project management practices has become indispensable in this day and age, and industry is in greater demand of competent Project Management graduates.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication6th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Kuala Lumpur, IEOM 2016
PublisherIEOM Society
Number of pages1
ISBN (Print)9780985549749
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016
Externally publishedYes
Event6th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Kuala Lumpur, IEOM 2016 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Duration: 8 Mar 201610 Mar 2016

Publication series

NameProceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
Volume8-10 March 2016
ISSN (Electronic)2169-8767

Conference

Conference6th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Kuala Lumpur, IEOM 2016
CountryMalaysia
CityKuala Lumpur
Period8/03/1610/03/16

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Keywords

  • Activity design
  • Assessment
  • Competency Development
  • Personal Competence
  • Project Management

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Siddique, S., & Ahsan, A. (2016). Personal competency assessment and competence building: A study of pakistani project management scholars. In 6th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management in Kuala Lumpur, IEOM 2016 (Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management; Vol. 8-10 March 2016). IEOM Society.