Why IT Projects Fail - Slide 8

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Maintaining a firm grasp on all the ins and outs of a complex project can be a daunting task for even the seasoned project manager if they don't have the right tracking tools at hand. This spreadsheet from Method123 helps project managers keep track of major project items (milestones, change requests, costs, risks, etc.) by organizing them into clearly defined categories.

Project failure is an issue that seems to dog IT like no other. Be it government or private sector business, project failure has an enormous impact, costing billions of dollars every year. Too often, folks ignore the signs of imminent failure until there's nothing left to do but put a project out of its misery. With that in mind, we’ve compiled this list of early warning signs to help you recognize and address the problems before catastrophic failure occurs.

Additional Resources The IT Business Edge Knowledge Network offers the following free resources to aid in your project management initiatives.


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