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Benefits breakdown structure (BBS): Different types and how to create them?

17 January 2018 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News BY

Benefit realization has recently become one of the top priority areas in the development of project management knowledge activities. Global project management bodies are making concerted efforts to develop guidelines and tools for planning, baselining and measuring benefits. One of the keys to such efforts is to clearly identify the possible benefits and to summarize

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Guide for Effective Benefits Management

4 December 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News BY

The British Infrastructure and Projects Authority recently published a unique Guide for Effective Benefits Management , because benefits management goes to the heart of delivering projects successfully. The guide has been written to help project teams develop their benefits management capability and ensure benefits activities mature at the same pace as other areas of project

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Projects – advancing the business and serving to the society

14 July 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how BY

Interpreting the ISO 21500 approach on organizational strategy and projects [1], a new definition of project can be set, where project can be defined like “tool for shifting the opportunities to the benefits”. Indeed, a project is nothing but reaction to the problem, needs, opportunities or ideas.

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Project benefits vs project value

5 July 2017 IN Best Practices Featured Know how Opinions BY

“I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.” Thomas Jefferson During my PhD research I faced with one of the tricky questions of the project management profession. Since my topic is related to infrastructure megaprojects I started to question the essence of the megaprojects existence. When I just entered

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