12 Common Mistakes that Minimize Project Impact and How to Protect Against Them

12 Common Mistakes that Minimize Project Impact and How to Protect Against Them

Projects are critical to develop new capabilities, transform existing processes, or implement new technologies, and many companies are investing significant resources in project planning and execution. In many cases, a formal programme management office is charged with overseeing the projects, but the actual return on this investment is less than it could be. In almost every case, the causes of sub-par results are the result of poor decisions. The following list highlights the most preventable failure modes and what can be done to prevent them: