Month: January 2019

True Status – Your Bosses’ Deliverables

Looking back on a project I had where my manager was responsible for delivering a configured server, I see now how important marking tasks as “delayed” every time it applies. The “In Progress” status may not tell the whole story and thus adding “Deferred” “Delayed” “Waiting On” can be used to ensure the true overall…

Series: Why Projects Fail – Who Knows Part 2

Sometimes I cringe when I see literally 40 people in the address box on an email however for a large project that might even be too few.  As we use email as discussion boards, Replying All with each follow-up question and 2nd thought and clarification, it can be a long thread of information that doesn’t…