On guard

Identifying a project's risks can help a project team to both gauge possible threats and recognize potential opportunities. This article discusses how Accenture (Austin, TX, USA) assesses, analyzes, and manage project risk, both the threats and the opportunities. In doing so, it overviews Accenture's approach to practicing risk management and aligning its risk management activities to the organization's business objectives. It also looks at the benefits of practicing risk management within an organization that practices project management. It then describes why organizations should integrate risk management into their business operations.
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