Guest post by Michael Hannan, co-author of The CIO’s Guide to Breakthrough Project Portfolio Performance. www.FortezzaConsulting.com
For more than a decade, I had put off writing a book about whichever organizational performance-improvement innovation I happened to be testing out with my consulting clients at the time. Whenever a technique seemed to show promise of a breakthrough, it was a natural impulse for me to want to get the word out, both to promote it with new clients, and also to earn prestige in the industry. However, the prospect of taking on the daunting task of what could end up being a multi-year endeavor dissuaded me from even attempting to capture any of these techniques in book form. Until last summer.
What changed, exactly? [Read more…]