Projects at Work

A Helping Hand

What you need to know when outsourcing project management services.


Are you and your internal project management staff overcommitted? How often are strategic initiatives or tactical projects behind schedule or overbudget? It's no surprise that for many organizations the answers are often "yes" and "more often than they'd prefer."

The harsh reality for many organizations is that the ranks of project managers are spread too thin and artificially supplemented by engineers, scientists and researchers who, despite their best efforts, are untrained in the knowledge, tools and skills necessary for successful project coordination and completion.

Professionally trained project managers can help resolve these stumbling blocks. They focus their full attention on …



Please login or register below to read the rest of the article

Subscribers login here:

OR

OR

Not a subscriber yet? Sign up here:

    You must have JavaScript and cookies enabled to use this website. Please enable javascript and refresh this page.
    How do I enable JavaScript in my browser? | How do I enable cookies in my browser?
  • First Name
    Last Name
  • Choose a password (at least 4 characters)
    Confirm your password
  • ProjectsAtWork is accredited under Return Path's Sender Score Certified™ Program. The Sender Score Certified Program helps to increase successful email delivery by requiring senders to adhere to a set of specific email standards. For more information, please see www.senderscorecertified.com.
  • please enter the text below:
  • You must have JavaScript and cookies enabled to use this website. Please enable javascript and refresh this page.
    How do I enable JavaScript in my browser? | How do I enable cookies in my browser?

ADVERTISEMENT

RELATED ARTICLES


RELATED COMPARISONS


SPONSORS

EVENTS

Adrian B: "As someone who hasn't implemented Agile yet I thought this was a very well-writt…" on Saved By Zero
April 29, 2016

Virendra S: "Helped in better undersanding the finer points for effective & efficient PMO.T…" on 7 Best Practices for PMOs
April 29, 2016

Michael H: "Thanks Walt for the article. Servant leadership is selfless love for the job and…" on To Lead You Must Serve
April 29, 2016

Kevin G: "It is important to recognize that no one person is going to have the attributes …" on 7 Best Practices for PMOs
April 29, 2016

 

TOP CONTRIBUTORS

Dave Prior

Agile Consultant, LeadingAgile
Dave Prior, PMP, CST, MBA is an Agile Consultant for LeadingAgile where …

Andy Jordan

President, Roffensian Consulting Inc.
Andy Jordan is a well known author and speaker on project management and…

Bart Gerardi

Director, Software Development, Audible.com
Bart has been in ecommerce for over 20 years, and can’t imagine a …

Tushar Patel

VP of Marketing, innotas
Tushar Patel is currently Vice President of Marketing at Innotas, the le…

Kathleen O'Connor

I’m a freelance journalist and digital content strategist with 15+…

Aaron Smith

Editorial Director, ProjectsAtWork.com
Aaron has been the editor of ProjectsAtWork since 2001, leading its evol…

BLOGS

TOOLS & TRAINING

project management software
     

Cloud portfolio management solutions to improve value contribution by connecting planning & execution through Project Portfolio Management (PPM) and Resource Management software. Innotas is named a "Leader" by Gartner, Forrester, and IDC.

project management software
     

With over 7 million users and 73,000+ organizations Smartsheet is an award winning online project management & task collaboration tool that is redefining how teams work.

     

Take your project delivery capability to the next level. Our PM and Agile training is practical and hard-hitting, focusing on the topics that make the most impact. We are a PMI R.E.P. and an expert in maximizing knowledge transfer.

project management software
     

Mavenlink delivers enterprise-class Software as a Service (SaaS) that transforms how businesses work with distributed teams around the globe. Our software combines collaborative project management with resource planning and business insights.

ADVERTISEMENTS