PM in Practice 1. On catastrophes: the case of Flint, Michigan

PM in Practice 1. On catastrophes: the case of Flint, Michigan

Throughout the history of mankind, there have been various ecological catastrophes that have shaken public opinion because of the serious effects they have had on natural resources and human health. Surely some of these would come to mind: The Exxon Valdez disaster,...
Three Disastrous Project Management Failures

Three Disastrous Project Management Failures

“The fastest way to succeed is to double your failure rate.” Thomas J. Watson Sr., Founder of IBM While this quote is by no means dogma, nor a desirable way to obtain success, a plethora of companies have had to experience, and learn from, great failures....
Planning and budgeting, the CIO’s dilemma

Planning and budgeting, the CIO’s dilemma

One of the main functions of the CIO is to estimate and plan projects that will take place in the near future. And this, for some management positions requires pure reflection and strategic vision, from the CIO. Which represents an extra capacity of creating consensus...