The dictionary definition of a business project is:
“an individual or collaborative enterprise that is carefully planned to achieve a particular aim”
In this episode, Jeanette discusses her definition of a business project. She believes a business project is the change vehicle to achieve a goal.
A project has a set period of time, a sequence of tasks, involving people with different skills working collaboratively, to achieve a great result.
Have you heard the saying “a goal without a plan is just a wish”?
All business projects must have a plan that integrates the three business pillars – people, process and technology.
When planning and implementing a project all of these components must be considered:
- Risk and issue management
In future episodes, Jeanette and her guests will discuss the different types of business projects. We’ll also find out how they go about planning and implementing change.