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What are the basic PM mechanisms to implement projects in private sector?

I have recently been corresponding with a colleague on project management and how to apply project management in the not-for-profit / non-governmental-organizations (NGO) environment. This colleague is a professor of public administration in a North American university and has interested in NGO and whether NGO can enhance their effectiveness if they use proper project management practices.

Our correspondence led to two questions:

  1. What are the basic project management mechanisms to implement projects in the private sector? This is the topic of this article, and
  2. Focusing on the NGO sector, what project management mechanisms should be used? In other words, lets talk about the process of project development (from initiation through implementation to termination) … this would be a future article

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How to Manage Risks on Projects?

This is the first of a series of articles on Project Risk Management.

In this series we will discuss various topics related to project risk management with an emphasis on organizational systems. Since this the first article in a series we dedicate it to major definitions or positions that are necessary to set the scenes. Continue reading