Project Management

Healthcare Project Management: Is It What The Doctor Ordered?

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Emergency lights were switched on in the board room of a healthcare organization. Suddenly there was all hustle and bustle. The topic on hand: figuring out how to work cost-effectively while providing new services and meeting new regulations. The organization’s CEO was ecstatic about his organization becoming more project-oriented than before as they had improved…

From Construction Site to Court Room: How project management is transforming expert witness teams

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With surprising frequency, attorneys involved in litigating design and construction issues take a very simple, even myopic view of the use of expert witnesses. In a lawsuit that’s focused on structural problems, for instance, who could carry more authority than a structural engineer? The strategy seems straightforward: enlist the expert most closely aligned with the…

Managing Project Expectations

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How to define and organize project scope Projects range in size, complexity, duration, resources, stakeholders – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Defining the scope of a given project – what the intended result is, and what’s required to bring it to completion – is not only important, it’s necessary. It creates clarity…

Project management for creatives

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It may not be exciting, but effective project management will remove stress and free up more time for creativity. Jada Balster, marketing manager at Workfront, shares some great advice When I utter the words ‘project management’, I’m guessing that most creative types are tempted to tune out instantly. Who can blame you? You’d rather spend…