Reality, or False Scope

I recently finished working for an organization that had an ineffective method for defining project scope.  The issue remained perpetual for my 36 months of employment.  With each successive project the project’s scope would increase.  Discussion about the increase would dominate the communication channels, but their processes for defining that scope would categorically ignore large…

A Triangulated Marriage: Project Scope, Schedule, and Budget

  In project management there is an interdependent relationship between project scope, schedule and budget.  This relationship is best demonstrated as a triad (below).  A quick look at each of these areas will easily show their interdependence on one another in relation to project management.     Projects often emerge in an organization to close the…