For years, the U.S. government has used portfolio management to coordinate its information technology projects. Now you can learn from their efforts in a recent report to the Federal CIO Council. This report examines how the government performs portfolio management for more than $52 billion in IT funds and identifies nine key lessons for you to learn.
Nuclear technology and project management have a long standing relationship. The River Corridor Closure Project was a finalist for the PMI Project of the Year award in 2015. As a large-scale project that dealt with significant hazards and large budgets successfully, there is much to learn from this project.
In order to maintain the same level of service to citizens, federal and state agencies need to increase efficiency by applying innovative techniques such as the return on investment methodology. This article aims to provide an introduction to ROI methodology and provides an example of how the public sector can make its processes more effective by applying it.
While hunting in Africa, I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How an elephant got into my pajamas I'll never know.