Please answer the following questions regarding the Professional Responsibility area of project management.
a. One of your responsibilities as a project manager is to apply project management knowledge and industry knowledge to your projects. What are some of the ways you can keep current in these areas? How does staying current in these areas affect your customers and your organization?
b. Is there ever a situation when respecting confidential company information should be ignored? Why or why not?
c. Competing needs among stakeholders is a very common problem on projects. Discuss a project where you’ve had strong competing needs between stakeholders and discuss how you resolved the problem.
d. Describe culture shock. Have you ever experienced culture shock or had a project member that appeared to have this issue? How did you handle the situation?
e. Discuss the role of the project manager in dealing with diversity and cultural issues.