Systemation Blog - Part 3
November 20, 2014
why project phases aren't a pm concept

Why Project Phases Aren’t a Project Management Concept

There are lots of people who think project phases are a project management related concept. The fact is, they are more of a work and deliverable concept. […]
November 18, 2014
what is a project

What is a Project?

The formal definition of a project is: a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product or service.* Temporary, meaning projects have starts and finishes. They are […]
November 13, 2014
what are project deliverables

What Are Project Deliverables?

The formal definition of the term project deliverables is: any unique and verifiable product, result, or capability needed to perform a service that is required to be produced […]
November 11, 2014
kick start project plan

How to Kick Start Your Project Plan with Learning Objectives

A learning objective describes what training participants should know or be able to do at the end of a project management training course that they couldn’t do […]
November 6, 2014
project deliverables

Start With The End In Mind: Project Deliverables

Project deliverables. If you think that sounds like an overly complicated name for something, you’re right! It is. The name may be complicated but what the […]
November 4, 2014
why it projects fail

Why Do IT Projects Fail?

The main reasons IT projects fail are lack of confidence, no alignment, fuzziness, and confusion. IT projects also fail when business requirements are gathered incorrectly. View […]
October 30, 2014
how to make project scope crispy

How to Make Your Project Scope Crispy

The initial project scope defined in the project plan is the conceptual vision of what the project will deliver upon completion. Seems simple, right? But when […]
October 23, 2014
6 tips for new project managers

6 Tips for New Project Managers

For new project managers, managing your first project can be a daunting task. You have to develop a realistic strategy, oversee your team members, solve tactical […]
October 9, 2014
project schedule with hope

Creating a Project Schedule That Has Hope

Wouldn’t it be nice if you were able to consistently create a project schedule that is a realistic timeline for completing a project successfully? Wouldn’t it […]
October 7, 2014
project-scope-need-change

Does Project Scope Have To Change Over Time?

Project management professionals love the idea that they should be able to define project scope up front – at the beginning of the project and then […]