Category Archives: Project Standards

This section explores the differences between formal Methodologies and Project Standards. Why is it important to make this differentiation clear within an organizational PMO? How do both professional consulting organizations and industry PMO’s fail or succeed when developing their in-house Methodologies?

How to Start with Humor

The key to project management is a sense of humor.  Do you doubt the statement above? I believe the key to managing a project of any size, large or small, is having a sense of the ridiculous, the ability to … Continue reading

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Scope: Get it Right the First Time

It has been the bane of my existence as a project manager to be brought into projects long after the ‘scope’ has been set, the Requirements established and the Project Charter agreed only to find none of these critical steps … Continue reading

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