The Dangerous Pursuit of Perfection

There’s a misguided notion afoot in project management and many other business activities that perfection is the ultimate goal of any effort. I come from a technology background, and IT execs spend hours considering how many “nines” they should strive for in terms of system uptime, with “5 nines” representing 99.999%. What is often ignored…

Five new project buzzwords you need to know

New technologies, revelations in behavioral science and changing cultures are generating exciting changes in the world of project management. In this blog, I’ll take a dive into five concepts that are creating buzz in the project management community, why they are important and what difference they’re making in project work today. 1. Rolling-Wave Planning Rolling-Wave…