Project management is the application of processes, methods, knowledge, skills and experience to achieve the project objectives.
Projects are separate to business-as-usual activities, requiring people to come together temporarily to focus on specific project objectives. As a result, effective teamwork is central to successful projects.
Project management is concerned with managing discrete packages of work to achieve objectives. The way the work is managed depends upon a wide variety of factors.
The scale, significance and complexity of the work are obvious factors: relocating a small office and organizing the Olympics share many basic principles but offer very different managerial challenges.
Investment in effective project management will have a number of benefits to both the host organization and the people involved in delivering the project. It will:
Project management processes fall into five groups:
Project Management Challenges within Corporate Projects.
Also known as scope creep, this occurs when project management allows the project’s scope to extend beyond its original objectives. Clients and supervisors may ask for changes to a project, and it takes a strong project manager to evaluate each request and decide how and if to implement it, while communicating the effects on budget and deadlines to all stakeholders.
Helping organizations apply project management and PMO practices to Improve business performance.
Approaches to enhance PMO capabilities and improve project and portfolio performance.
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