Matrix Organization Structure Disadvantages

Matrix Organization Structure Theoretically, we have three main types of project organizations viz; functional, projectized, and matrix organization structure. The matrix organization structure has been further subdivided into weak and strong matrix. Irrespective of the nomenclature, the problems faced while working in matrix organization structure remains the same. Matrix Organization Structure Disadvantages The most serious… Read More

10 Project Management Pitfalls To Avoid

Not all goes well while managing a project. Blog post project management pitfalls describes 10 critical aspects if overlooked could cost dearly to any project. Project Management Pitfalls Here is a list of project management pitfalls that can be avoided while executing a project. #1 Scope Management All projects whether small or large should have… Read More

Aspects of Project Management Imp Five

Recently, I read an article ¬†7 Project Management trends to watch. I appreciate the work done by the author as I share similar views on the issues raised by Mr. V Srinivasa Rao. My views on five most important aspects of project management are as follows: Aspects of Project Management: The Critical Five #1 Look… Read More

When a project team member fails to deliver?

A reluctant project team member You are part of a project team which has been assigned a project with a tight deadline that is not extendable. One of the project team member fails to deliver on the part of the project assigned to him at the fag-end of the project despite his assurance. All the… Read More

Project Success and Productivity

Elements of High Productivity by Dmitri Ivanenko, PMP¬†defines elements that can boost productivity and ensure project success. However I wish to add a few more points that play a vital role in project success and increased productivity. Project Success and Productivity #1 Delegation A Project Manager cannot perform all the functions and should always make… Read More

Project Schedule Development Process

Project schedule development process is an iterative process and continues through out the project as work progresses. Project schedule is updated as the duration, resource estimates change on account of changes to project scope and budget. Anticipated risks may occur or disappear and this may also result is updating the project schedule. Before we start… Read More

Project Management Plan Benefits

Benefits of a Project Management Plan A project management plan is the collection of outputs of the project planning processes. It defines how the project is executed, monitored and controlled and closed. This needs to be updated and revised throughout the Integrated Change Control Process and it consists of the following Project Scope Management Plan… Read More