TITLE

Making the business case for project team development

AUTHOR(S)
Roderick, Ceri
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
People Management;9/4/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 18, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on project team development. Project teams abound. They are assembled at short notice to tackle specific business issues. Examples include convergence teams as part of a merger or acquisition, project teams to tackle specific work streams, and change teams. Business-critical initiatives are often put into the hands of these teams. Globalization and matrix structures increase their use and importance.
ACCESSION #
34419511

 

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