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ChatGPT, NLP and Project Management
❝ If the tide of opportunity flows for a prolonged period in a direction you did not find appealing.. it is time to repurpose your talents and thoughts to flow in rhythm with the tide. ❞ The launch of ChatGPT has created a buzz and a sense of interest among various sections of society with […]
Project governance is a mechanism to set objectives, exercise control, and establish a framework for decision-making, authority and compliance. Projects being temporary structures raises the question of whether governance in projects is a matter of strategy or just an operational routine activity. Project governance is also described through an umbrella term, Enterprise management and linked […]
Entropy and Project Management
Project management is a well-architected, deliberate approach with well-defined moves and routines to accomplish the set objectives (at least, that is the predominant view of how project management is conceptualized). The idea is to simplify things, make work visible to people assigned to the project, and provide a sense of direction to get the job […]
Stakeholders: Why they like to be cared for and Should we care for them all equally?
❝ Life is perhaps the only painting that is painted with colours not entirely chosen by the painter ❞ It has been a common belief and understanding that stakeholders are those people who like to be cared for or whom project managers should care for—even though this may not be said so explicitly. But this […]
Project Management as-a-service (PMaaS): Time to think from within the box
❝It is not what you sell but what you solve that really matters❞ Project Management as-a-Service (PMaaS) is an emerging concept and is seen as a shift in thinking and mindset in how project management can be used. It is touted as a new business model in line with a series of on-demand cloud-based service […]
What if the concept of project management had not existed?
Modern-day project management is roughly seventy years old and is evolving continuously. From traditional process and methodology-driven approaches to more flexible, agile-based approaches and various in-betweens, there is no shortage of prescriptions on how project management should be done or how projects should be delivered. It is so pervasive that project management is used for […]
Project leadership and situational sensitivity
Project leadership is a journey of continuous adjustments and refinements of actions and behaviours, rather than the mere mastery of a best practise-based set of skills. It has remained one of the most talked about issues in project management, if not contentious. The role of project leadership is critical to the outcome of the projects, […]
Project Value Board: Could it be something to consider?
Projects are inherently value-driving initiatives. The value delivered by the project has multiple contexts and can take many forms. Value can be the uniqueness of a product or service, or the earning potential to be generated by the project’s output, benefits to the users and society at large. Not only is defining value and the […]
What lies ahead for Project Management as a discipline?
❝ When thinking is submerged with thoughts of ‘not’… then knotting that ‘not’ is the only plot to progress ❞ There has been growing interest in the following questions: what lies ahead for project management as a discipline? What is the future of project management? How will it evolve from its existing state of elaborate […]
From knowledge worker to cognitive worker: How can project management prepare for the inevitable?
❝ Life is perhaps the only painting that is painted with colours not entirely chosen by the painter ❞ Fast-paced technological developments are changing personal and professional lives. The use of technologies such as social media, big data, and artificial intelligence (AI) is growing with every passing day, be it for day-to-day chores or for […]
15 June 2018 | 7:26
5Ws 1H: A technique to improve Project Management Efficiencies
29 January 2018 | 8:13
5S (or 6S) Lean Management technique: Possible uses in project management
- 02 February 2018 | 2:32