Project Management is the key to success of project implementation
In today’s environment of technology disruption, strategic planning and project management of technology initiatives are the key to success of organizations. It is more important than ever for the executives of the organizations to understand and be supportive of the strategic role project management office (PMO) in the organization. Investment in Information Technology is probably the biggest expense for most of the organizations, managing this expense should also be the number one priority. It is the responsibility off the PMO and Project managers to educate, engage and hold business units and IT accountable for the delivery of the strategic initiatives.
It is important to understand that Project Management Skill is not something everyone can acquire, it is an art of maneuvering many of the challenges posed by people, technology, process, partners and unrealistic expectations of all stake holders. A lot of successful project managers posses very good communication, presentation and soft skills, project managers with high emotional intelligence seem to extract maximum output from all the players involved in projects.