Understanding how (US Senate) Bill S.1550, Program Management Improvement Accountability Act, impacts Project Management

When passed, (US Senate) Bill S.1550 will have a significant effect on the Project Management profession within the United States. This Bill essential codifies the standard operating procedures of the Project Management profession across all US Government Executive Agencies, which will have significant impact on Project Managers nationwide. About the Bill House Bill S.1550 – Program[…]

The importance of challenging assumptions

This article addresses the importance of periodically revisiting project assumptions and leveraging organizational process assets in order to maximize earned value for both a project and the organization. According to the PMBOK® Guide 5th Edition, Project Assumption is “A factor in planning process that is considered to be true, real or certain, often without any[…]