Simplicity is a great virtue but it requires hard work to achieve it and education to appreciate it. And to make matters worse: complexity sells better. – Edsger Dijkstra, The threats to computing science

How do you select the right project management system for your organization where there are so many to choose from?

complex-project-environment.png The Project Management Institute (PMI) declares in its 2015 Pulse of the Profession report that “All change in an organization happens through projects and programs.” Businesses are therefore better able to meet strategic goals when they have a system in place for effectively managing projects. When projects are managed poorly, however, businesses risk the loss of millions of dollars: In the same report, PMI states that, on average, over $100 million is wasted for every $1 billion invested in projects. So how do you choose the best tool to help you manage projects in your organization?
2016-05-16_20-18-07.jpg Lack of focus and the inability to manage uncertainty are two significant causes of project management problems, delays, diminishing quality, excessive project delays, and low team spirit. By addressing these root causes, critical chain project management (CCPM) techniques improve project speed, quality, on-time performance and team morale.