An Invisible Constraint

Don't Overlook the Power of Organizational Culture, Here's How To Nurture a Positive Environment

New project management techniques and tools emerge every year, but underperformance remains. So how is it that when projects are a critical part of business, high levels of failure persist? One of the main causes for project failure, according to my own research and that of others, is a lack of attention to organizational culture.
registered user content locked

Log in or join PMI to gain access

or Register

Advertisement

Advertisement

Related Content

  • The Practice Standard for Scheduling Third Edition

    The Practice Standard for Scheduling – Third Edition member content locked

    Presents the latest thinking regarding good and accepted practices in the area of scheduling for a project.

  • PM Network

    Biting Back member content locked

    By Parsi, Novid The world's deadliest animal doesn't have claws or teeth—and it's tiny. Each year, blood-sucking mosquitoes kill 830,000 people by carrying and spreading disease. Malaria is by far the deadliest…

  • PM Network

    Safe Way member content locked

    By Waity, C. J. Overcrowding on Mumbai, India's above-ground rails is so extreme, it's often deadly. On average, seven commuters die each day, with more than 2,700 deaths in 2018. Relief is en route, with the state…

  • PM Network

    Pushover No More member content locked

    By Hurt, Karin Many project managers have allowed their teams to slide—choosing to be liked at the expense of achieving results. Once you've gained a reputation for letting slackers slide, it can be tricky to get…

  • PM Network

    Reflective Mood member content locked

    When is a storage facility more than a storage facility? When it's designed to be a work of art in and of itself.

Advertisement

Publishing or acceptance of an advertisement is neither a guarantee nor endorsement of the advertiser's product or service. View advertising policy.