Want to become a project manager and work on international projects in a software house? There are many ways to prepare for it and learn some skills that are definitely required for the job. I have definitely chosen an unconventional one. In this article, I would like to share with you the characteristics and skills that are needed to work as a project manager. I also included some tips on how to acquire them based on my own story of learning various tips and tricks while organising a hackathon.