Unformatted text preview: the risk of losing executive interest, project support, and resource focus. It is frequently the case that key project personnel who are asked to provide support for critical projects are also required to fulfill the demands of their current full-time jobs. Managers who have little control on their project resources typically find themselves in dire straits. It is important to select suppliers who can deliver quality and value on time, for if they fail, projects fail too. Projects that try to do everything for everybody typically end up creating systems that become difficult to use, and hence eventually fail. Banking on technology that is new and unproven technology could be disastrous in terms of targets, quality, timelines, and cost....
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- Spring '10
- Ford Motor Company, intermediate products, cancelled. Ford Motor, project. Big projects, current fulltime jobs.