Are You Haunted By Poor Project Management?

In many organizations, the ghosts and goblins of poor project management are haunting all year round, not just at Halloween! A Frightening Scenario Here’s a scary scenario that anyone involved in project management will probably recognize: Projects are not meeting expectations! They can drag on over-scope, over-budget, over-schedule, or under deliver on promised deliverables. Executives do not have real-time visibility into all projects! If they have visibility, senior executives and project managers can begin to pull on the levers of control. The people working on projects are not trained in formal collaborative project management! The people involved in the project – especially those managing the project – are not experienced and trained enough in collaborative project management. A term that has been in use for many years now is “P-MBA” or Project Manager by Accident! This label describes the project management reality of many organizations. Your organization does not have best practice processes and guidance for project managers! This includes documentation, explanations, templates and training that explain to people how you want projects run and how you want them to be successful. It Doesn’t Have to be so Scary! Does the scenario above seem all to familiar?  Well… it doesn’t have…