Tag: Design Thinking

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How can Einstein teach us about IT Project Management?

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Einstein said "If I had an hour to solve a problem I'd spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about solutions." This is actually the core of the Design Thinking approach, an approach we think you will find valuable. In this article we explain how Design Thinking can help you deliver more successful IT projects. Design [......]

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7 Ways to increase IT Project success

Let's face it - IT Projects have a bad reputation and an unenviable failure rate. It doesn't have to be this way. Other industries do things better and in this article we uncover some of the principles for their greater project success rates. Specifically, we take a look at 7 of the strategies used in ‘Design Charrettes’ and how they [......]

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The Role of Project Management Consultants

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The Role of the Project Management Consultant can be a complex one. The role has many different aspects and means different things in different organizations. So before we go further lets define, for the purposes of this article, what we at Daysha believe the role involves, and agree what we mean by Project, Project Management, and Consultant. For me a [......]

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IT Project Management and Design Thinking

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Successful IT projects achieve deadlines and budget but also deliver real business results. Try this test: ask your IT project managers to articulate specific business outcomes that users expect. If the answers are murky or unclear, then perhaps it’s time to bring your team closer to the users. At Daysha we use Design Thinking to achieve this. Design thinking is a [......]

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