Project - Success Factors and Measuring Project Success
Project Success Factors and Measuring Project Success
Read the assigned chapter(s) of the textbook, and the article, “Chaos Manifesto 2013,” at [https://www.versionone.com/assets/img/files/CHAOSManifesto2013.pdf - https://www.versionone.com/assets/img/files/CHAOSManifesto2013.pdf] (Manifesto, 2013, n.d.). What are factors that lead to project success? Analyze each success factor and conclude why you think each factor leads to successful projects, or why not.
Read “Measuring Project Success Using Business KPIs” at, [http://www.projecttimes.com/articles/measuring-project-success-using-business-kpis.html - http://www.projecttimes.com/articles/measuring-project-success-using-business-kpis.html] (Parker, 2014). In what ways can we measure a project’s success? If a project is on time, on budget and meets scope goals, would you consider it as successful? Why, or why not?
Answer these questions in 4 - 5 pages.
Please note: APA formatting and citations rules apply to this and all essays in this course. References
Manifesto, C. (2013). Think Big, Act Small. The Standish Group International Inc. Manifesto, C. (n.d.). Think big, act small, 2013[Electronic resource]–Access mode: [http://www - http://www/]. versionone. com/assets/img/files. CHAOSManifesto2013. Pdf. Parker, J. (2014, May 4). Measuring Project Success Using Business KPIs. Retrieved April 7, 2016, from[http://www.projecttimes.com/articles/measuring-project-success-using-business-kpis.html - http://www.projecttimes.com/articles/measuring-project-success-using-business-kpis.html]
Grading Criteria Assignments Maximum Points Meets or exceeds established assignment criteria 40 Demonstrates an understanding of lesson concepts 20 Clearly presents well-reasoned ideas and concepts 30 Mechanics, punctuation, sentence structure, spelling, APA formatting. 10 Total 100