Staying on Track with Resource Focus and Assignments

No one likes to run into project resource conflicts on their projects – it can be both a painful experience and a tricky issue to overcome. You may have to negotiate (and not everyone is good at that or comfortable with it) or you may have to go to supervisors and senior management and be aggressive (again, not everyone is good at that or comfortable with it). But, in order to save your project, it may be absolutely necessary. [More]

Make the Solution Fit Into the Organization

You know the story. The organization has an issue or need and they want a solution. That is all well and good, but in the end it also has to fit into the flow of the business. Few processes, functions, and end solutions are standalone. Most – nearly all, I might say – must fit into the business and acquire data or tasks from somewhere and flow data or tasks to somewhere. There is usually input and output. [More]