Summary

The starting point for effectively managing priority pressure is to view IT work from the perspective of project management. In particular, this means recognizing that IT professionals must engage end users in the decision making about how the balance between quality, time, cost, and customer satisfaction is preserved. When IT professionals adopt this perspective, they embrace the practical politics of implementing innovation. This requires both courage and competence from the member of IT organizations. Effective human resource management practices can ensure that both traits are being selected for and systematically groomed. By encouraging the expression of courage and competence, IT professionals can become masters of, and not victims of, priority pressure. The investment organizations make in IT and the effectiveness of the professionals who are stewards of its appropriate application depend on this mastery.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… 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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