Month: July 2008

Communications Channels

Communications Channels

I was at a vendor site yesterday, discussing how they were going to satisfy our needs on four upcoming projects.  There were four people in the meeting:  the technical lead from the vendor, the product manager from our organization, a director from our organization, and myself.  Since I am the project manager, I had to…

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Types of Risk

Types of Risk

For the PMP exam, know that risks can be categorized under two main types: Business  Risk of a gain or loss Pure (Insurable) Risk  Only a risk of loss (e.g., fire, flood, theft…) When identifying and categorizing your project risks, don’t forget that risks can also be positive.  Many mistakenly only list the negative.  Regardless,…

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