A framework and case study that explores the factors driving project effectiveness.
A comprehensive guide to managing projects for success.
This report presents a framework for effective project governance and control combining both hard (processes and tools) with soft (people and culture) factors. Excellent Read! (100 Pages)
This document details a project portfolio management process, and provides supporting templates for the entire program lifecycle – from concept to outcome. The PM templates included are: program charter, program plan, program risk management, program monitoring, post implementation review, business outcomes review, and various stage gate reviews. Very good resource for project, and program management. (100 pages)
Why do projects fail i.e. cost more, and/or deliver less? Is it overly optimistic projections that make realistic results bad? Or are there other reasons
This guide provides an overview of the organization structure, key roles and responsibilities, and processes to effectively manage large programs and projects. A good starting point to understand the "big picture" of large scale program management.
This whitepaper describes a seven step process to implement best practice based financial controls for portfolio, program and investment projects.
The authors contend that a lot of IT projects are disasters waiting to happen! And the really bad news? They will likely take the company and your career down with them!
This paper discusses the common causes of IT project failure and provides guidance on how to prevent it.
This guide outlines the strategic guidance function of the Program Management Office (PMO) and best practices to create and manage a PMO to manage strategic investments and initiatives.