How much project management information do you share?

How much project management information do you share?

I recently had a great conversation with Mark Richie who is the Deputy Director and Head of Project Services at the University of Edinburgh. Mark told me that the University developed a Projects Web site for which the key design requirement was the ability to share project information with stakeholders across the University. Access to the site is open to … Read More > Related Posts: Today’s quiz question on project management is… Do you recreate your successes in projects? We don’t need project management training, we have PM… Training is like coffee – you need the right blend! Where is your project Gateway review?

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15 Técnicas para usar cuando el tiempo del proyecto se está agotando

15 Técnicas para usar cuando el tiempo del proyecto se está agotando

Este artículo surge de una publicación del 16 de marzo de 2011 de Mike Brown en Brainzooming quien a su vez retoma una pregunta de Kelli Schmith en Twitter. Mike propone esta lista (sin ningún orden en particular) de técnicas de Administración de Proyectos que usa cuando se está agotando el tiempo para completar un proyecto: Determinar qué cosas se estan entregando que no se han comprometido y dejar de gastar tiempo en ellas. Quitar aquellas cosas que “sería bueno tener”. Eliminar los requerimientos que puedan surgir en el camino pero cuya ausencia no será extrañada. Quitar las cosas cuya presencia sólo hace que el proyecto en general se vea más incompleto. Trabajar con una mentalidad explícita de “mejor terminado que perfecto”. Considerar respuestas de “alta probabilidad” (frente a esperar a que “ciertas” respuestas muy específicas).

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How to Build Your Internal Network for Project Managers

How to Build Your Internal Network for Project Managers

Developing and maintaining professional relationships in project management is difficult. You work closely with a project team for a matter of weeks or months. You deliver the project. Soon after, you are busy working on another project. If you’ve ever faced a difficult career situation, you understand the power of strong business relationships. Whether you …

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Are you breaching copyright?

Are you breaching copyright?

The day was going really well. An early morning swim, emails dealt with (swiftly) and then the post arrived… That’s when my day went off plan. In the post a letter arrived from a company saying that my company, Project Agency had breached copyright on a photo that was within a .pdf document. They demanded £510 (approximately $875 – “the … Read More > Related Posts: Introduction to Project Management course – Free!! I do not take account of my time. Do you? Olympic security debacle – lack of controls? Who’s got my dictionary?

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Do you believe in this project?

Do you believe in this project?

I often receive really interesting issues on project management courses however one recently was new: I have been asked to work on a project I do not believe in. What should I do? This course participant was involved in what was termed by her sponsor and the senior managers as a ‘key departmental project.’ There was a project team of … Read More > Related Posts: What do you do when someone does not take responsibility? Bring out your dead (projects) We should make it mandatory for ALL projects! So what’s this project going to be like? My projects suffer from resource theft II

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