Implications For Practitioners

Regardless of the potential for project management to achieve "professional" status, the promulgation of written standards, and the acceptance of these standards by important jurisdictions and organizations, has serious implications for the way a craft is practiced. Today courts and other organizations can take these standards into account in defining negligent or competent practice. Some feel that it is only a matter of time before project managers are held legally accountable for the outcomes of projects. The Auditor General's Office of Canada and many other organizations are attempting to use the ANSI standard PMBOKĀ® Guide as a measure of project manager competence.

Clearly the professionalization effort has already created some serious implications for practitioners. Several of these are discussed below.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know aboutā€¦ Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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