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Anyone ever have a project that goes so smoothly you don’t event talk to your senior manager/manager? Even the client cancelled the last two status report meetings since were so far ahead

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Knock all the wood. All of it. Now

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Yea currently run my project as a SC. SM is onsite once a month. Client loves us

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Gonna blow up. Don't lose touch with the client. Take a victory lap if nothing else

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Be careful not to let the leash out so far that your SM or PMD loses touch with what is going on with the project even if things are going very smoothly. All it takes is the client bringing something up in a quick call with your leadership that your leaders haven’t heard of or worse they present a perspective that is counter to what your team on the ground has been doing with the client and shit flies into the fan. I’ve had a client team in the past that was drunk on my team’s work and couldn’t be happier only to get beat up in internal leadership meetings for going too native / rogue with the client and leaving leadership in the dark. Took some maturity on my part to listen and understand why this matters but ultimately it matters quite a bit so make sure your leadership team is in on the fun, even from afar and keep the good times rolling. They are sometimes few and far between so great to be in a position right now to enjoy!

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I forgot I had a SM on my first project. Ohhhh the butthurt at the end.

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