August 5, 2021

Project Safety: How can you prevent against nasty surprises?

There are lots of reasons why projects flounder or fail. Many however could have been prevented, if only somebody had spoken up. Perhaps somebody did speak up but was not listened too. As a result, projects are left vulnerable to surprise setbacks.
July 29, 2021

Project Double Jeopardy: The Dangers of Hidden Complexity & Misplaced Certainty

Complex projects and initiatives are exposed to the twin dangers of hidden complexity and misplaced certainty. Think of it as 'Project Double Jeopardy' because if one does not get you, the other just might.
January 21, 2021

Project Safety: How to prevent projects crashing-out & minimize the damage when then do?

On the path from strategy to success there will inevitably be casualties. Initiatives that struggle to gain traction, go off course, are retired early or even crash off the track. The question is: How to prevent projects crashing-out & minimize the damage when then do?
August 1, 2020

Strategic Projects: Suffering from Nodding-Dog Syndrome?

Nodding Dog Syndrome is an strangely-names, but common risk in the execution of strategic projects.