PM Best Practices


Identify Stakeholders

We’ve started a new series of posts concerning the project management best practice processes described in the Project Management Institute’s Guide to the Project Management […]


Develop Project Charter

We’re starting a new series of posts concerning the project management best practice processes described in the Project Management Institute’s Guide to the Project Management […]


What is Progressive Elaboration? 1 comment

In the project management world, the term “progressive elaboration” involves continuously adding to, improving and detailing a plan as more specific information and more accurate […]


Engaging Project Sponsors

As a follow up to the article “The Importance of Project Sponsorship” from Key Observations February issue, if poorly engaged executive sponsors are the primary […]


The Importance of Project Sponsorship

In late 2014 PMI surveyed almost 1000 project management professionals and over 200 project sponsors as part of their Pulse of the Profession® research.  Not surprisingly, […]


The Power of In-Person Networking

  Social networks have become de rigueur for working new career contacts. With users that number in the millions, LinkedIn, Mixi and other sites allow professionals […]