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Project Management: Not Just for Project Managers

Once the province of engineers alone, today project management is embraced by organizations across all sectors, and in all departments. Companies have set up project management offices PMOs) to standardize processes and tools, and have trained their project personnel to manage projects better. What about the rest of the organization? Couldn’t... Read More »

The Business-Savvy Project Manager

The past decade has seen the convergence of two trends that drive the need for project and program managers to improve their business acumen: as organizations have become less hierarchical, they increasingly rely on projects and programs to gain competitive edge.  Read More »

PMOs Move Toward Agility

About 28% of PMOs today are implementing agile methods as part of their arsenal of project management tools. Long touted as a logical choice for software development projects, where creative teams refine requirements and scope against a fluid, iterative plan, agile methods have gained ground among project management practitioners in many industries. Without discarding the discipline associated with traditional project management,... Read More »

Mastering Performance Measurement

Measurement provides you with the information necessary to make intelligent decisions about what you do. It can tell you how well you are doing; if you are you meeting your goals; if your customers are satisfied; if your processes are effective; if improvements are necessary and, if so, in what parts of the organization. If you are looking to develop... Read More »