Posts tagged Project Management

Projects fail – here’s why

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Projects Fail – Here’s Why Projects fail or falter and there is lots of research on why. Some of these are mentioned below. But perhaps more interesting for all of us is why certain types of projects falter or fail, or why projects in our own organisation falter or falter. Falter here means takes longer […]

Projects – How big or small can they be?


Projects – How big or small can they be? How big or small can projects be? Sometimes the ones that seem smaller are the most dangerous… You’re doing some work and then a little task pops up. Doesn’t look like much. But then when you start it soon begins to grow. Maybe you’ve just caught hold […]

Why Tigers and Project Management?

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Why Tigers and Project Management? Why did we choose Tigers as the creative analogy with project management? Let’s face it project management training is sometimes not the most exciting subject. Useful, yes. Practical, yes. But exciting, probably not. So to get a more fun and interesting and ultimately engaging activity we wanted to use a […]

New project? Here’s what to do next

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New Projects New project? It’s tempting when you identify a new project, to get stuck in. But better advice is to do the opposite. To STOP! When you’re not a project manager it’s easy to underestimate the complexity of a piece of work. One of the biggest learning outcomes I see in project management training […]