The world of capital project management is filled with complexity. From an overabundance of abbreviations to a fistful of formulaic equations, it’s easy to find yourself lost in translation. But by taking a complex topic and analyzing its constituent parts, understanding can be improved. Here we examine Earned Value Management (EVM).
Safran is proud to announce that it's expanding its reach to the Swedish market with the opening of a brand new office in Stockholm.
Aerospace is an industry long-famed for its proclivity for innovation. From popularized achievements like the SpaceX reusable rocket to invaluable modernizations such as solar-powered aircraft, the hype over the industry's increasing rate of change has grown almost clichéd. However, seldom discussed are the challenges to project management born out of this disruption to the status quo. Here we provide a handful of the most important.
The Sydney opera house is an incredible feat of architecture. Well ahead of its time when completed and now recognized throughout the world, it’s a building that changed the image of an entire country. Unfortunately, at approximately ten years late (and AUS $95 million over budget), it’s also famous, in scheduling terms, for being something of a disaster.
All projects, no matter how meticulously planned, are exposed to the effects of risk. While you may not be able to predict the future with total certainty, there is a framework you can build to mollify any nasty surprises you might face during a project.
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Risk management is an integral aspect of project planning. By identifying and analyzing potential shortfalls, project managers can mitigate risks while continuing their project processes full steam ahead.
Risk management software is pivotal to successful project management. However, despite its importance, it can be years before organizations consider upgrading.
But times change, new challenges arise, and risk management professionals must be enabled – through the use of the latest tools – to plan for these new challenges.
Our new e-book, written by David Hulett, a thought leader in the world of risk management, puts forward the notion that cost and duration risk can be better prepared for by upgrading your organization's risk maturity level.
When you’re busy managing large projects, finding the time to assess your organization's ability to analyze and mitigate risk is not easy. It’s a technical, time-consuming procedure, but vital if you want your company to be working as effectively as possible.
Thankfully, we’ve developed a risk maturity assessment tool to do all the heavy lifting for you.