Without a flexible governance structure most projects are likely to fail with achieving a successful outcome. A governance structure is the framework for resolving issues and managing problems that arise during the project life cycle, and for considering recommendations on planning project deliverables. The Steering Committee is an element of the structure. In this article we will review what a sample project governance structure means and what the Steering Committee is
Project management professionals point at the high importance of using a project closure template to harvest the maximum knowledge from current projects and provide future projects with lessons learned and...
ERP project management involves a set of processes and tools for keeping ERP project implementation on schedule, managing project costs, building and maintaining beneficial relationships with vendors and suppliers, and avoiding ERP project failure through ensuring successful utilization and regular update of ERP project management software. In this post we will talk about an activity-based approach to ERP project implementation. We will review the five steps (or activities) of this approach. The information in this article will be helpful to ERP project managers and other professionals who can use the approach to control the critical phases of planning for a new ERP project implementation system.
Total project management solutions (TPM solutions) will help a project-thinking organization to stabilize the business processes and begin leading employees towards achieving refined efficiency and accountability. In this article, I will briefly talk about what TPM concept means and will also outline a 5-step model for implementing total PM solutions. I guess my considerations will be helpful for management staff and executives in project-thinking organizations.
Business risk mitigation is one of the most prioritized tasks of good leaders and managers who tend towards reaching the best management practices. While an ability to efficiently respond to business crisis situations is critical for planning the mitigation of business risks and uncertainties, there are other driving forces that should be taken into account by crisis managers and executives when developing a business risk mitigation strategy.