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Introduction to the Process Improvement Life Cycle.
Designing, documenting, and implementing a project management methodology is a major undertaking. It is met with several obstacles, including:
• Cultural and organizational barriers to change; • Replacing existing project management habits; • Rugged individualism of technical professionals.
An organization will never reach the point where it is safe to say that all three of these obstacles have been neutralized. In fact, these obstacles will continuously plague projects for as long as there are projects to be plagued.
Commissioning Improvement Initiatives
At this point we have assembled all of the tools we will need to implement a continuous project management process improvement program. Our next task is to put all of this together into a coherent program that moves our project management culture from its current maturity level to a desired end state. That end state may encompass all 39 project management processes, all nine knowledge areas, or only a selected number of processes or knowledge areas.
Companies are beginning to realize that they have to get a better return on their project management investment. Many have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars and thousands of hours of employee time building a project management methodology for their organization. They expect to get business value in the way of a higher success rate on the projects they undertake and a more effective and efficient execution of projects. When it does not happen, which is often the case, they need to aggressively develop a strategy to get that return.
Tools to Investigate Improvement Opportunities.
We have discussed the assessment, plotting, and analysis of both PD and PP maturity level data. We know how to target those knowledge areas that should be further investigated for improvement opportunities. We have suggested a few approaches for ranking improvement opportunities. In this chapter we look under the hood at a knowledge area or individual process within a knowledge area to analyze the PD or PP performance to define potential areas for improvement initiatives.
Metrics to Identify Project Improvement Opportunities
In the last chapter we discussed Kiviatt Charts and Box & Whisker Plots. These are two tools that can be used to display PD and PP data in our search for process-wide and practice-wide improvement opportunities. This would typically be the starting point for identifying major areas where improvement opportunities should be focused.
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Improvement initiatives may be little more than educated guesses at the ideas and activities that have the potential of improving the maturity level of a process or knowledge area. Remember, they may have come as a result of a brainstorming session. Even though they are the task force’s educated guesses, they are expected to result in some level of improvement. That expectation may even be stated quantitatively.
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As the significance of business improvement districts (BIDs) has grown in recent
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[ Team LiB ] Recipe 9.4 Improving Paging Performance Problem Given an application that allows the user to page through a large result set in a data grid, you need to improve the performance of the paging. Solution Build a custom paging solution that overcomes the performance limitations of the overloaded Fill
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