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What To Do When A Project Is Over Budget? Fix It

What To Do When A Project Is Over Budget? Even if you are the best project manager in the world, your project can go over budget. Have you just realised after monitoring and controlling that you will not complete your project with the assigned funds!? Not all is lost! But …

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What Happens When A Project Goes Over Budget? Prevent It

What Happens When A Project Goes Over Budget? There are many reasons why projects are failing, but one of the most sensitive is going over budget. Usually, at the beginning of the year, businesses plan their resources and allocate budgets to projects expected to generate growth or optimisations. When a …

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How to be Successful in Project Management, Your Guide

How to be Successful in Project Management Your Guide to Running Projects and Avoiding Pitfalls If you are reading this post, you must be interested in project management; learning what it is made from, or just having everything in one place as a reminder. Well, I have great news for …

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How do you efficiently achieve great stakeholder management?

How do you efficiently achieve great stakeholder management? Winning Support for Your personal goals & projects with stakeholder management Any personal endeavour will be dependent on the people around you. Therefore, it would be wise to align their interest with yours. But how can you do that; where to turn …

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What Is A Steering Committee, a.k.a. SteerCo? Plus, 10 Tips

What Is A Steering Committee, a.k.a. SteerCo? Plus, 10 Tips to Reach Great Results I remember my first time in a Steering Committee (a.k.a. SteerCo). You have all those senior executives who make difficult decisions all day long: who to hire, who to fire, where to invest, and you just …

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What Is The Difference Between Sprint and Scrum?

What is the difference between Sprint and Scrum? If you are new to project management, you will soon hear many new terms thrown around like Agile, Scrum or Sprint, and it may be not clear the way they relate to each other. Today, we will try to alleviate some of …

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SARAH Model Of Change: The Change Curve For Projects

SARAH Model Of Change: The Change Curve For Projects WHAT IS THE CHANGE CURVE OR SARAH MODEL? SARAH model of change helps to explain the emotions people experience in changing environments like projects. See, no one likes change! Yet, working on a project, you only deal with change, and we …

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PESTLE In Project Management: What Do You Need To Know?

PESTLE In Project Management: What Do You Need To Know? Let’s talk about PESTLE Analysis and how you can use it to make a successful business change. Organisations are always looking to improve and grow, and the way they achieve is via new projects. The right tools like PESTLE help organisations’ and …

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Non-functional Vs Functional Requirements, How to be Successful?

Non-functional Vs Functional Requirements, How to be Successful? Avoid Scope Creep, save time & money with The Accurate Definition of Requirements. When I have started working in the project world eight years ago, I had no clue about the differences between functional and non-functional requirements (table below). Through years and gained experience, I …

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What Are Project Constraints? Six You Need To Know

What Are Project Constraints? Six You Need To Know All projects are affected by multiple constraints. Therefore, as a project manager or project team member, you are dealing with them every day. Identifying and understanding constraints and carefully managing them could be the difference between the project’s failure and success. …

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Project Characteristics: Key Elements That Define a Project

Project Characteristics: Key elements that Define a Project Project characteristics indicate if you have a project on your hands, but often these are relatively dry explanations. Thus, I have decided to use my personal and project management experience to make things a bit more exciting and explore what makes any …

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When to use Scrumban? Simple Answer

When to use Scrumban? Simple Answer Scrumban might be that golden balance point between two Agile frameworks Scrum and Kamban, enabling more organisations to adopt Agile methodology without changing much of their existing processes or controls. It is not perfect in all situations, and this is what we would like …