Last time I looked at 5 essential tools for project managers: lessons learned reports, Gantt charts, project management software, a change management process and the project scope statement. Today I’m going to talk about another 4 things that I think you really need in order to make your project go smoothly. Then that’s it, I promise! I won’t sneak another 5 out next week – we have to stop somewhere. So let’s get started with these final 4 necessities.