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What Happens When Your Own Projects Conflict?

What Happens When Your Own Projects Conflict?

Much has been said about conflicts among projects. How do you handle it when your project conflicts with other projects in your organization and your resources are being pulled in different directions? All you can do is go one of two ways…. either negotiate to get...

Using Project Milestones to Stay on Track

You know the drill – you get a new project, you prepare for kickoff, you draft a project schedule, put together a budget and resource plan, kickoff the project with the customer and then start managing the project and all it’s tasks (and your team working those tasks)...
Building the PMO for Success

Building the PMO for Success

In the world of project management, we have all learned that there’s no recipe for guaranteed success. The ingredients are there: meticulously detailed project schedules, skilled project teams, primed kick-off sessions, key planning documents and templates, test...
Six Ways to Differentiate Projects from Work

Six Ways to Differentiate Projects from Work

What makes a project a project? How is it different from just work? Can all work be a ‘project’? (The answer is ‘no.) Are all projects work? (Every project manager will confirm that the answer is definitely ‘yes’). The short definition of a project is, “A sequence of...