Successful Project Management:
Consistently Critical to Your Company
Bruce R. Govan
President, Govan Consulting, LLC
Projects: those time-bounded
efforts that create something new and unique. They seem so straight
forward at inception and we approach them with such enthusiasm. Why
is it so difficult to conclude them on schedule, within budget, and
to the complete satisfaction of those affected by their outcome? Information
technology projects in particular seem more prone than most to have
a notoriously poor track record. Why is that and more importantly, how
can your business consistently improve its projects’ outcomes?
- Why project management
- What are the benefits
of successful project management?
- How businesses sabotage
their own projects
- What are the true costs
of project failure?
- What does successful project
management look like?
- What standards exist for
- Does project management
differ by industry?
- How does one learn
- What are PMI and PMP,
and why should we care?
- What you can do today
to improve your projects
The Bottom Line: Successful
project management brings consistent, tangible benefits, organizationally,
financially, and competitively. The alternative can be a matter of survival.