IT PM Values:
Responsible stewardship of IT and organizational resources is vital to getting the most out of IT strategy and the projects that express that strategy.
Giving projects high visibility is the key. Stakeholders and project team alike need to follow the project in total, with a 360 degree view of its progress and planning.
Accountability for IT resources and development activities by stressing the importance of activity-based costing combined with earned value tracking of projects.
Rigorous review and approval process at specific milestones adds value to your project.
Involve customers and users early and throughout the project — key to getting the requirements right, planning the verification and validation steps, deployment activities, successful ongoing operations.
Keeping processes simple and understandable — IT PM’s approach puts a premium on delivering projects with the minimum bureaucratic overhead to ensure success.
Copyright IT Project Methods, Inc., 2002