Defines project and program managers (PM) and functional managers (FM) roles, discusses issues regarding PM and FM relations and offers recommendations that promote collaborative relationships aimed at furthering the organization's success. Radical vers
A project control system aims to minimize the gap between project planning and project execution in order to achieve project aims, i.e., cost, time, and content. This paper reviews the current literature on project control systems. The first part provide
Describes a number of sources in bias in performance of projects to schedule and cost estimates. Real world projects; Merging of project paths; Recommendations to size buffers that ensure that projects come in under the baseline schedule and budget.