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The 5-Point Plan to Averting Mega-Project Disasters

Mega-projects, better known as large-investment, complex and lengthy projects, bank on everything under the sun, from the right manpower to the right machinery and...

Defining Roles and Responsibilities in Project Management

Many problems on projects are the direct result of poorly defined roles and responsibilities. But vagueness over roles can also result in turf wars...

A New Kind of Program Manager

A new role emerges at organizations where technology is at the core of products. As more organizations seek to build the latest and greatest tech...

Resource Management in Times of Change

Implementing changes internally within an organisation takes work. People are the main reason for and behind the change. Resource management is essential for businesses to...

The What, Why And How Of Stakeholder Management

All size of projects, even the smallest, littlest projects have stakeholders. Most management styles, systems, approaches and methodologies have to involve a stakeholder analysis...

How to Effectively set up an IT EPMO

IT is the major component of most company-wide initiatives. The changes made to the IT structure directly affect other information systems like marketing and...

Six Perennial Challenges in Managing Small Projects and how to Overcome them

Small projects present a whole host of problems and issues for businesses, whether its vulnerability to absenteeism or the challenge of sourcing a small...

IT Risk Management: A step-by-step guide

The word risk has an inherently negative connotation to it. But what most folk don’t realise, is that anticipating risks is a sign of...

Expect the Unexpected – Managing Companies through Change

When it comes to dealing with change there exists a vast variety of different theories and philosophies on the subject. Many of these draw...

How to Survive in a Multi-Project Environment Using MS Project

What is the best project planning software for managing large numbers of projects simultaneously? This question concerns C-level managers, project managers, and executive decision-makers...

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Why All Knowledge Workers Are Part-Time Project Managers

Knowledge workers lie at the heart of many businesses. They have high degrees of experience, expertise, as well as education. Their jobs...

Project Accelerator Website Has a Makeover

I have been running this project management news website for over 10 years now, the domain was registered in 2008. Today we...

Project Management Strategies Every Tech Leader Can Use

As a tech leader, you're responsible for leading a development team. Thus you're in control of all the technology deliverables that contribute...

Parallel LIVE! Part 2. APM Project Roles in the 7th Edition of the APM BoK

This week Parallel's Matt Bolton and Jan Underdown discussed the roles in the 7th edition of the Body of Knowlege from the...

Parallel LIVE Again

So this week, we did our second live stream. This time John Bolton and I discussed linear, iterative and hybrid lifecycles. It's...