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Management Accountability

A significant challenge for any large business improvement program is how to enlist the senior stakeholder community into the change program and keep them engaged. Senior stakeholders can be relied on to show an interest in the change program when it starts, but their interest will often fade as “business as usual” issues dominate the day-to-day operations. 2,933 more words

Business Transformation

Warning Signs Your Sponsor Doesn’t Care About the Project—and How to Change That

By Peter Taylor

Critical to any projects success is having a good project manager we all know but after that then it is pretty important to have a good project sponsor, in fact it can be argued that the project sponsor is the more critical role; but, like the saying goes, ‘you can pick your friends but you can’t pick your relatives’ and the same is true of project sponsors. 107 more words

Project Sponsorship

STAKEHOLDER IMPACT ANALYSIS

Consultants and other business advisors are frequently brought in by senior management to establish and lead a change program within the business. This brings to mind the old joke: How many consultants does it take to change a light bulb? 2,443 more words

Business Transformation

Project Sponsor Job Qualification

I note some interest in Project Sponsor job qualifications. Firstly a project sponsor must know his organization very well. He or she must really understand what it is trying to achieve through the project. 92 more words