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Why projects fail – in business and in life – and how to counteract it

Project failure seems a much talked and written about topic, particularly relating to IT projects, and as a Web/IT Project Manager I definitely had my fair share of projects coming off track and going a bit awry. 846 more words

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After the Implosion: Leading your team out of the ashes

As a project leader, you have, undoubtedly, run in to issues with a project that will raise eyebrows in a negative way. You might have even experienced an implosion like I mentioned a couple of posts ago. 552 more words

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Profile of a Project Management Consultant: Ken Hanley

Ken Hanley is an experienced project management consultant. He has worked on projects in many countries and in many business sectors, both public and private. The following video interview with Ken, conducted in two parts on separate days, provides Ken’s views on a variety of project management topics. 78 more words

University Of Waterloo

Taking the plunge

Looking back at my career, thus in hindsight, I see some pretty interesting developments.

First of all I see a strong correlation between the rise of the IT department and the concept of contracting as well as the growing up of project management as a profession. 519 more words

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