TITLE

Baby IT projects need TLC, not tinkering

AUTHOR(S)
Labrow, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Sep2003, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on reasons for failure of IT projects. Although project management professionals might not like it, project management is gathering a status more akin to Russian Roulette. In today's risk-averse business environment, there is such a fear of project failure that projects are trimmed, economized, or even cancelled, which doesn't help IT firms survive in these troubled times. Plenty of projects fail as a result of poor project management, but many fail because they never had a chance. For a project to succeed, get a trained and experienced project manager in early and really listen to what they say, because success comes at a price, always.
ACCESSION #
10761232

 

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