Kristin has recently participated a growing startup company in the medical device industry. While she is contemplating an experienced project manager, the industry is new for her. To be effective, what activity should Kristin perform?
When joining a new organization, it is important that a project manager familiarize themselves with the organization’s culture. Understanding how the organization operates, its tolerance level, and its appetite for risk, among other things, will help Kristin tailor her project management approach and better understand the behaviors and norms of the team.