Why Your Project Will Get Cancelled

(and How You Can Save It)

Why Your Project Will Get Cancelled

A few years ago I was a running a project to select and implement a new piece of software for one part of the company I was working for. This project was really good and enjoyable. I had highly engaged project stakeholders who knew exactly what they wanted. A fantastic set of requirements were produced […]

Four Steps to a Great Project Proposal

Four Steps to a Great Project Proposal

Why do projects exist? More often than not projects exist to solve a particular problem. The key to writing an excellent project proposal that ultimately gets funded is to understand the problem. Understanding The Problem Will Increase The Chances of Your Project Proposal Being Approved   It can be very frustrating getting a project started […]

Beginners Guide: What Does a Business Analyst Do?

Business Analyst Role

To better understand the role of the business analyst, think of a taxicab driver. The best cabbies know their city roads inside and out. All you have to say is “Take me to the airport– I’m late!” and the cab driver does the rest, squealing around corners, cutting through back alleys and avoiding traffic to […]

Beginners Guide: The Most Important Project Team Member The Project Champion

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The title champion brings to mind capes, super powers, masks and colourful tights. So– who is this mysterious figure? What is their origins story? What’s their true identity? It’s no accident that the job title “project champion” sounds so awesome. After reading this I hope that you’ll see how the uncanny abilities of a skilled […]