Project Management ... Global Jobs and Scholarships week ending 24 September 2017

Are you still reclaiming your time? Last week's post got me thinking. How does life unfold for me? Would I describe my lifestyle management as one endless project with one great, big deliverable at the end, a series of projects with several deliverables in between or simply business as usual (BAU)? Perhaps we can agree that life is too vast to be described in those terms. What about career? Or marriage? Do we have any need to manage or control the effects of time, cost, quality, scope, risk and benefits?

Whether it be career, marriage, product development or anything in between I can relate with the DSDM Agile Project Management (APM) philosophy that, best business value emerges when projects are aligned to clear business goals, deliver frequently and involve the collaboration of motivated and empowered people

As usual with any philosophy there must be guiding principles! The eight principles that enable you get the most from APM are (1) Focus on the business need (2) Deliver on t…