General Project Management

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The One Ingredient Every SDLC Process Needs

A sound SDLC process relies on requirements in some form or fashion. Agile has taken the software development world by storm, and that has brought many benefits. However, many have lost sight of some fundamental realities of how to reliably deliver project...
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We have launched an emergency suite of solutions

The coronavirus pandemic is jeopardizing our core value: that projects can deliver us to a better, safer future for our planet. In response, we have launched State of Emergency solutions to quickly transform your business survival strategy into a roadmap...
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The keys to managing remote work: The Three Cs

Over the course of February and March, almost all organizations were forced into some sort of remote work situation. There was no time to set up the proper infrastructure, and many organizations were ill-prepared. Maybe you scraped through the first month,...
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The Keys to Managing Remote Work: Driving Accountability

Over the course of February and March, almost all organizations were forced into some sort of remote work situation. There was no time to set up the proper infrastructure, and many organizations were ill-prepared. Maybe you scraped through the first month,...
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CISOs Beware: The #1 Way Enterprises Compromise Their CyberSecurity

Organizations compromise their network security by not having the rigor and oversight to get everything right every time. When things go wrong, it’s rarely due to a lack of technical skills. It’s the organization and planning to get the administrivia...
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The most important role for every ERP project

The most important team member you need in-house to run a successful ERP project is some form of Solution Architect. Vendors will often take care of most roles for the implementation itself. But someone on the inside needs to be mapping the solution to...
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The Mutual Relationship between Performance Management and Project Management

Performance management is not just a function of human resource. Project and portfolio management is another great context for this process. Projects are the engine that drive an organization toward its vision. As such, a mature organization with rigorous...
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The most overlooked risks in risk management

This article first appeared in UpJourney. You can read the full piece here. Hope is not a strategy. Risk Management is. Risk management is a framework that allows you to identify risks, evaluate which ones are a priority, and plan a way to mitigate those...
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5 Reasons Projects Fail: #1 Elusive resource management

This is the final post in a 5-part series. To see the last post on “Organizational Rigidity”, click here. The #1 reason projects fail has been a thorn in the side of project and portfolio management throughout the entire history of the field. The...
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