TITLE

Skills to drive home results

AUTHOR(S)
Charles, Barrie
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
IT Training;May2004, Project management p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Best practice in managing IT projects is well documented. This article focuses on how to take this knowledge and transplant the culture and skills into one's own organisation. Regardless of the industry, good project management is the key to success, and this applies to the IT sector just as well as any other. If Great Britain only managed to improve half the currently deficient IT projects so that they rivalled the best, then this year they would save at least £2bn. A project is typically structured into phases, such as: project initiation; planning; execution and wrapup; with control activities carrying on in parallel right through the project lifecycle. INSETS: Case study;Project management certifications;Further information.
ACCESSION #
13135797

 

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