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Critical success factors in projects: Pinto, Slevin, and Prescott - the elucidation of project success
Purpose – Few scholars have been cited as frequently as Pinto, Slevin, and Prescott for their contributions to project success and related critical success factors (CSF) in the 1980s. Studies since then built on their ...
Learning from lessons learned: Project management research program
(American Journal of Economics and Business Administration, 2012)
When we fail to learn from our own mistakes or those of others, we tend to repeat the mistakes. This study discusses lessons learned as important ways of gathering and sharing both formal and informal project knowledge. ...
Advancing project and portfolio management research: Applying strategic management theories
This paper focuses on the application of strategic management theories to Project Management and Project Portfolio Management research, specifically the Resource-Based View, Dynamic Capabilities, and Absorptive Capacity. ...
Classifying project management resources by complexity and leverage
(International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 2012)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to present a conceptual framework to classify project management resources as sources of competitive advantage. Design/methodology/approach – The paper draws on the resource-based ...
Book Review: Project Management: The managerial process (5th ed.)
Project management: A strategic asset?
(American Management Association, 2011)
The “F” in Group Work: Managing the Free Rider Problem.
We have all heard about the benefits of group work leading to a better product. However, we have also all experienced group work that has been frustrating, involved productivity losses and undermined teamwork. The literature ...
Multidisciplinary academic collaboration.
Dr. Caroline Park (Centre for Nursing and Health Studies, Faculty of Health Disciplines), Dr. Cheryl Kier (Psychology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences) and and Dr. Kam Jugdev (Faculty of Business) have been ...
A Content Analysis of The Project Management Body of Knowledge on Lessons Learned.
We analyze the Project Management Institute’s body of knowledge guide in its portrayal of lessons learned in the knowledge areas. Then, we introduce readers to situated learning theory as a broader lens with which to examine ...
A Framework for Classifying Project Management Resources.
This paper presents a conceptual framework to classify project management resources as sources of competitive advantage. The paper draws on the resource-based view of the firm. The paper proposes a relationship between ...