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Stakeholders Optimization Strategy (SOS): A 3D-R approach

14 February 2018 IN Best Practices Featured Know how News Opinions BY

It is an established fact that stakeholders exercise significant influence on the outcome of projects. Optimizing Stakeholders influence would mean enhancing their positive and minimizing their negative influences; and achieving a state where the sum total of their positive influences is greater than the sum total of their negative influences. To achieve such a scenario,

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Governance models for Non for Profit Organisation: From theory to Practice

9 May 2016 IN Best Practices Featured Know how BY

IPMA is in the process of implementing its 2020 strategy. This implies finding and putting in place the right governance model to do so. In this context and bearing in mind the upcoming board elections IPMA, turning to theory may help to meet the practical challenges of that endeavor. Indeed, social constructivist theory argues that

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Project Canvas – defining projects in a structured way

24 June 2015 IN Featured Know how Opinions BY

Canvas is a term not widely known and pretty new to project management. Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canvas) describes it as an extremely durable plain-woven fabric used for making sails, tents, marquees, backpacks, and other items for which sturdiness is required. The same applies to projects, which need a project definition that is sturdy. Over the Fence, an

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