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Project failure rates are staggering, resulting in lost revenue, wasted money, and dissatisfaction.


Projects Late, Over Budget, or Challenged


Failed Projects


Successful Project

Billions spent annually on projects (United States alone)

Top 10 Reasons for Project Failure

Causes of project failure

A majority of the top 10 reasons for project failure are within the control or influence of today’s project professionals; lack of user input, incomplete and changing requirements, unclear objectives, and the like.

Click on the image to see an expanded view of the top 10 reasons projects fail.

That’s why I started this podcast – to give you the tools you need to successfully deliver projects.  But it’s not just about delivering on time and with the requested scope.  It’s also about becoming a Value Manager and helping you advise your organization to make the right decisions and deliver the right solutions.

Each episode provides valuable information to address the causes of project failure and gives you the tools, techniques, and knowledge you need to succeed.

Get started by checking out the latest episodes of my podcast.  Then, use the icons below to navigate to the area you want to focus on based on your current role.  Whether you’re just starting out or you’re a seasoned professional, we have something for you to take your skills to the next level.

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Predictions for 2019

MBA176: Predictions for 2019

Thought leaders share their predictions for 2019 and what you can do to be more successful in the new year.

A Visit From the Business Analyst

Lightning Cast: A Visit From the Business Analyst

In this Christmas episode, we find out what happens when the BA visits a struggling project team.

Product Management is the New Business Analysis - Part 2

MBA175: Product Management is the New Business Analysis – Part 2

Find out the tools and techniques you need to develop a customer-centric focus for product development.

Product Management is the New Business Analysis

MBA174: Product Management is the New Business Analysis

Agile and other changes in the way we work means that we need to change too. Here’s how we can leverage our skills and competencies in a new way and grow our careers.

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