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Articles Tagged 'failure'

  • When opportunity knocks
    opportunity knocks

    By quietly listening for the opportunities in your life, and learning to recognise them in all their different forms, you can find plenty of avenues for self-improvement, says Michelle LaBrosse. more
  • Why PPM and PMOs fail—KeyedIn Projects

    Why PPM and PMOs fail
    There is a wide gap between what the PMO (Project Management Office) is doing and what the business expects it to be doing. This misalignment has serious consequences for both the PMO and the business.

    If you are concerned about setting up your PMO, then maybe you should be—the failure rate is very high with approximately half of all PMOs closing down within three years or considered implementation failures.

    Fortunately, it’s not all bad news. A select few PMOs are maturing to add great value to their businesses. What do these best in class PMOs do to separate themselves from the rest? With the right knowledge and an effective game plan you can make a huge difference to your PMO strategy—both strategically and tactically through the use of Project Portfolio Management (PPM).

    Author: KeyedIn Projects
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  • How to deal with a limbo project
    finishing a project, completion

    The longer a project goes unfinished, there is an exponential increase in the time to finish the project. How can you move these projects from limbo to liberation? Michelle LaBrosse outlines five steps. more