A project sponsor is probably the most overlooked role within the context of a project, and yet, this is the person that can play a key role in ensuring project success.
There are seven keys to creating a successful portfolio of projects. These keys highlight what management needs to do to enable project teams across the organization to be effective and efficient.
Many of us carry around in our heads a set of beliefs about projects that when we step back and examine them, it's immediately obvious they just aren't true.
Much of the focus today seems to be on training project managers and teams to employ a standard project management methodology.
Most companies focus their attention on business processes and ignore projects, but everything new that you create or any improvements that you make, happen as a result of a project. Even the implementation of your strategic plan happens through projects.