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INFS 724 Mini Case 01:   Project Management At Global Green Books Publishing Sona Ngoh a) Why did Global Green Books Publishing struggle? The global green books publishing struggled because despite their rising scale of business in the third year compared, efforts that were taken by Jim and Brad to effectively manage their projects were not scaled up to able to support their business appropriately. Samantha from the case mentioned the following reasons why Global Green Books Publishing struggled. 1. The Company lacked a disciplined approach to project management. 2. They completed projects without a roadmap or a project plan 3. They did not use any project software for scheduling 4. They did not use tools or techniques to i. Estimate ii. Budget iii. Communicate with stakeholders. 5. They had no processes in place to manage project risks and quality. b) What were the specific PM solutions that were introduced by Samantha that worked? PM Solutions introduced by Samantha that worked where 1. Implementing formal project management processes, 2. Created a PM manual 3. Trained the employees to get the work done well. 4. Engaged in proactive risk analysis and risk response planning 5. Enhanced management of communication with stakeholders c) What kind of suggestions would you give to Brad and Jim if you were the PM? The case makes it clear that the problems faced by Green Publishing were wrapped around how their projects are managed. Reading through the case and this question, I would want to make them understand that we need to address our all 10 knowledge areas PMBok working on our projects. My trouble was how

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