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KPI's: Key Project Impeders
Paying attention to the human nature factors of a project will not overcome poor software selection or poor software design. However, being aware of these

project sponsor  articulate case that a project is doomed for failure unless it has a top-level executive sponsor. I agree with Olin, however, that having an executive sponsor is not a guarantee for success. This article looks at several factors that can cause a project to fail or help it to succeed, namely: comprehensive planning, inertia/loss of momentum, sense of urgency, and commitment. Redefining the acronym, KPI, I call these factors, Key Project Impeders (KPI). I will describe several that are commonly found in IT Read More...
PPM for Professional Services Automation
A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Professional services automation (PSA) refers to a system designed to streamline an...
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Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part I
You are about to embark on an important project. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don't

project sponsor  direction, scope, and budget. Project Manager Client Manages overall implementation and individuals assigned to the project; possesses an excellent understanding of the company's business; presents status updates to the executive sponsor and steering committee; works in concert with vendor project manager for the successful completion of the project. Business Process Owner Client Possesses detailed knowledge of their respective process area; is able to investigate, document, and define issues and recommen Read More...
Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part III
You are about to embark on an important project. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don’t

project sponsor  surprise and during the project kickoff, the executive sponsor promised to treat the team members and their spouses to a weekend in the Caribbean if the project were completed in four months. First, the project had already been delayed from starting by three months. Even with an extremely aggressive schedule, the project would take eight months and this was stated in the same kickoff meeting and before the magnanimous offer. Needless to say, the team did not even come close to meeting the deadline and Read More...
How to Start a No-fail Project, Part 3: Planning for Success
An estimated two-thirds of IT projects aren’t completed on time or budget, while 15 percent are cancelled entirely. But your IT project doesn’t have to be a

project sponsor  3: Planning for Success Project Management is also known as : Project Management Application , Project Management Approach , Project Management Articles , Project Management Association , Project Management Best Practices , Project Management Certification , Project Management Checklist , Project Management Communications , Project Management Companies , Project Management Cost , Project Management Definition , Project Management Development , Project Management Document , Project Management Documentation Read More...
10 Ways to Start a SharePoint Project the Right Way
Until now, SharePoint has been implemented as simply a platform for front-end-heavy intranets, or as a system for limited document sharing and forms automation

project sponsor  will make the SharePoint project focused and successful Find an initial sponsor organization Sell the SharePoint Portal idea to as many organizations as possible and find the ideal sponsor organization that could be the first to use SharePoint. Ideally this organization is a visible business unit, and is inclined towards being early adopters of technology and have needs that fit the SharePoint feature set well. This will be the marquee showcase organization for SharePoint Start a grass roots organization Read More...
Learn How to Set Up and Run a Project Management Office
Many companies are finding they must build project management capabilities in order to meet business challenges in the future. They also understand that project

project sponsor  Up and Run a Project Management Office Many companies are finding they must build project management capabilities in order to meet business challenges in the future. They also understand that project management processes should be implemented consistently across the organization, leading to efficiency and better, faster, cheaper project delivery. Given the need for consistent project management, the critical question is how best to implement this environment. Read More...
Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part II
You are about to embark on an important project. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don’t

project sponsor  Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part II Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part II Featured Author - Joseph J. Strub - January 1, 2004 Introduction You are about to embark on an important project. Perhaps the project is implementing an ERP package, getting critical applications ready for the busy season, or setting up a warehouse and inventory for radio frequency operations. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don't Read More...
Project Portfolio Management for Service Organizations: Bridging the Gap between Project Management and Operations
There are two types of project portfolio management (PPM) solutions for professional services organizations (PSO). For smaller PSOs, best-of-breed vendors

project sponsor  Bridging the Gap between Project Management and Operations Introduction In the last couple of years, the enterprise resource planning (ERP) industry has changed the landscape of the project portfolio management (PPM) marketplace. ERP vendors, such as SAP , Oracle , and Microsoft , have recognized the value of developing and delivering services to professional services organizations (PSO). Faced with this new reality, the best-of-breed vendors that once dominated the PPM marketplace must either shift Read More...
Yes or No: The Two Models for Implementing Project Portfolio Management
Two models exist for implementing project portfolio management (PPM) systems: the engagement profitability model, and the budget alignment model. The former

project sponsor  Two Models for Implementing Project Portfolio Management Yes or No: The Two Models for Implementing Project Portfolio Management If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Configuration Solutions’ seasoned staff of experienced ERP, product configuration, business, program management, manufacturing, and technical consultants offers clients a wealth of industry-specific knowledge and expertise—along with innovative technology Read More...
Connecting the Project-driven Organization through People, Process, and Technology
Project-driven organizations face numerous challenges, including increasing competition, more demanding clients, and changing regulatory requirements. Many

project sponsor  the Project-driven Organization through People, Process, and Technology Project-driven organizations face numerous challenges, including increasing competition, more demanding clients, and changing regulatory requirements. Many organizations also face internal challenges that range from dispersed employees and partners to disconnected business processes and disparate information systems. This paper explores the best practices that project-driven businesses should consider. Read More...
Daptiv Project Portfolio Management Selected By Delta Dental
Daptiv has announced that Delta Dental of New Jersey (DDNJ) selected the Daptiv Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solution to help it improve efficiency and

project sponsor  Project Portfolio Management Selected By Delta Dental Daptiv has announced that Delta Dental of New Jersey (DDNJ) selected the Daptiv Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solution to help it improve efficiency and accuracy in managing primarily information technology (IT) projects. DDNJ is a New Jersey dental benefits company, providing or administering coverage to more than 1.5 million people through contracts with employers in New Jersey and Connecticut. The Daptiv software-as-a-service Read More...
Innotas
Based in Oakland, California (US), Innotas is a subscription-based business that provides an enterprise-class on-demand project portfolio management (PPM

project sponsor  provides an enterprise-class on-demand project portfolio management (PPM) solution designed to meet the needs of IT organizations of any size. The company addresses automation of the demand-to-deliver lifecycle for projects and resources, while aiming to provide visibility and control to all levels of management. In addition to providing the software, Innotas also provides training, deployment, and support. Innotas investors include ComVentures, ArrowPath Venture Partners, and Cedar Circle. Read More...
Project Portfolio Management for Internal IT
Project portfolio management (PPM) has become a critical component in the IT business lexicon. It provides structure and consistency to the process associated

project sponsor  Management for Internal IT Project portfolio management (PPM) has become a critical component in the IT business lexicon. It provides structure and consistency to the process associated with the planning, prioritization, management, and control of project portfolios. By using PPM, IT departments can align their IT and business strategies and improve performance in project-based work, and enhanced corporate governance. Read More...
The Benefits of a Software Selection Project-Even when Management Imposes a Decision
The Project Delivery Group (PDG) here at Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) works closely with our clients to assist and guide them through the process of

project sponsor  Imposes a Decision The Project Delivery Group (PDG) here at Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) works closely with our clients to assist and guide them through the process of evaluating and selecting their business software solutions. Over the years, this group has witnessed the multitude of issues and hurdles that can arise—oftentimes unexpectedly—during those selections and has become adept at helping its clients work through various scenarios. One of these issues relates to what happens when a Read More...

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