It’s hard to see what project governance really is, because it can often feel like an unnecessary burden on a very busy Project Manager. But it is VERY important in ensuring that a project is run and delivered as it should be.
Never underestimate the value of Senior Management involvement in your project!
Your ability to gain buy-in and support from across an organisation is really dependent on having one or more Senior Managers along for the ride. Your project needs to be something that these managers talk about, whenever the opportunity arises.
Today I want to look at some of the reasons why a business case gets turned down. Here are the top 5 reasons that I have seen over my time recently, reviewing business cases. What can you learn from this when you next need to write a business case?