Service and Flexibility are Key
Professional project management services ensure that your priorities drive the
completion of the work. All projects have a starting point and end point. In between,
the difference between success and failure lies in understanding the total cost of
the effort (time and money), the value of completion (scope and quality), and
managing the risks and issues from start to finish.
Technology integration is not the answer to every business problem. But in a
competitive environment, it is critical to recognize when technology can assist in
delivering higher quality results, lower operating expenses, and save time.
Whether you integrate a vendor product or custom build a solution, in the end what
matters is whether you realize the return on your investment.
Practical management of technology projects requires a wide range of skills
and experiences that I bring to your organization:
| Strategic Planning and Alignment with Core Business Values|
| Business Analysis and Business Case Development|
|Technology Analysis, Selection, and Integration with existing systems|
|Software development best practices|
|End-to-End Built-in Quality|
|Professional training and staff development|
|Solution trials and full implementations|
|Metrics to support business case realization|
I have led successful projects in start ups, owner/operator franchises, and
companies with billions in annual revenue by following time-tested, project
management principles and the values of truth, respect, and integrity.
Contact me today to see how I can help increase the quality of your next
project while saving you time and money in the process. The first consultation is
Technology Project Management
Don't Let Your Projects Fail!
According to most research, some 40% to 60% of all technology projects end in
failure. That is, they exceed their budget, exceed the time line, and/or fail to meet
the quality expectations of the stake holders. In order for a project to succeed, there
must be a clear understanding of the expectations and priorities of all stake
holders so that a win-win-win outcome can be reached. That is, we want the
project to succeed, the sponsor to benefit, and the company to profit.
It is critical that all stake holders understand and approve the plans and processes
proposed to achieve the project objectives, including the ROI of the business case.
At the same time, a well-managed project adapts to the ever-changing
environment of business by helping you to understand the risks of change. Good
project management ensures that you have neither too many project management
controls nor too few.
Getting IT Right
Project management success includes building decision-making teams
with with diverse skills and experience. Successful project management
cuts across traditional business boundaries to empower your most valuable
commodity, your human resources, to achieve their greatest potential. In the
process, you reach business goals while staff experience new and fulfilling
Getting IT Done
There are proven project management tools and principles to identify/manage risk
and ensure success. No one can guarantee you that your project will not have
problems. What a good project manager can assure you, however, is that
when problems occur, you will be provided options for moving through
barriers with a clearer understanding of cost and risks.