If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original. Sir Ken Robinson
“It’s a job that’s never started that takes the longest to finish.” J.R.R. Tolkien
Visuals are even more effective when they’re attached to Numbers
Clarity is key to ensuring everyone is on the same page.
Projects that do not support the organisation strategy will get cancelled.
Choosing Which Project To Approve is Like Picking Which Horse to Bet on
A project exists to deliver the sponsor’s vision.
A project manager is like a captain of a ship about to enter a storm.
Projects must have a definite start and finish just like a Formula1 race.
The more you focus on control, the more likely you’re working on a project that’s striving to deliver something of relatively minor value. Tom DeMarco
Quality is free, but only to those who are willing to pay heavily for it. – Tom DeMarco
Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better – Samuel Johnson
Get the right people. Then no matter what else you might do wrong after that, the people will save you. That’s what management is all about.