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There is risk associated with every project regardless of the size and complexity. The seasoned project manager would understand that while risk is inevitable, the ability to forecast, prepare a strategy and subsequently correct any wrongs, is part of what planning for a project is all about. It takes more than just conducting due diligence. Detailed preparation is required to Continue Reading
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Good risk management seems to be a challenge in most projects and can affect its delivery. The subject is often taught, analysed, spoken about, and reported within organisations EPMO’s. It then comes as a surprise when projects and programs fall well below their key delivery benchmarks and, more often than not, the reason is an unidentified risk manifesting itself into Continue Reading
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People interact and drive the day to day strategy, operations and tactic which provide the life line for every institution. Nonetheless, people especially regular employees are not accorded the respect, nor given proper treatment in most environments they work. Now, people are found at all levels of an organization and play different roles with varying responsibilities that either places them Continue Reading
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There are two popular types of project management styles which can be used when delivering a project. These styles are not just the domain of project management but throughout managerial principals around the world. Regardless of which style is used, it is best to have one of the disciplines in place when executing a project. The two of the most popular Continue Reading
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Project team’s productivity can be influenced by a number of items which can affect the business and project outcomes. It is the project manager’s responsibility to identify these obstructions and keep resources on track. The project is in risk of falling behind, with deadlines impacted and, leaving teams scrambling to deal with the consequences. A distracted workplace can cost more than Continue Reading
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Project Managers can be positive about the outlook of their projects, especially when armed with tried and proven methods and tools. Unfortunately, there are aspects of projects which can limit its success. As project managers we have to face some uncomfortable truths. Stakeholders have the last say. No matter how well you manage your project, ultimately success is not down to Continue Reading
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