We’re always on the look-out for the latest noteworthy Project Management news and commentary. We’ve aggregated the pertinent stories for your consideration so you can stay up-to-date on what’s happening in the world of Project Management.
Here are recent links of interest:
“9 Signs Your Project Management Solution Is Broken” – LiquidPlanner
Managing projects is a complex business. And many of the project management tools out there don’t help—in part because they’re just as complex as the projects themselves… Continue Reading
“Systems Thinking in Project Management” – PM Hut
Most project managers tend to think only conventionally when managing projects. This means that they begin from a given project goal, plan the project to meet the goal, then execute the plan in order to meet the project goal. Little thought is given to strategic thinking… Continue Reading
“A Brief History of Project Management” – Innovative Management Solutions
Many tend to think of project management as a new venture for growth and development. However, project management has been around for thousands of years. Project management was involved in the planning, coordination, and construction of the Ancient Wonders of the World… Continue Reading
“The Best Way to Ensure Project Success? Understand and Control the Scope” – PM.com
There are dozens of studies about project failure. (To name just three: Standish Group’s Chaos reports, PMI’s 2013 Pulse of the Profession®: The High Cost of Low Performance and Gartner’s 2012 survey on why projects fail). There are at least as many reasons why projects fail… Continue Reading
“The Campaign for Real Project Managers” – PM Perspectives
I’ve been thinking recently about authenticity and the way that Project Managers [PMs] present themselves in the professional arena. One recent post on LinkedIn highlighted a vacancy advert requiring that the PM had previous experience of managing “ugly” projects… Continue Reading
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