Only 57% of IT projects are completed on-time and only 67% are completed on budget? Why? Are the IT folks bludging?!
You are the project manager and you just spent heaps of money for labour and materials that were unnecessary. How did that happen?!
Many people do not know that the Empire State Building was a failure at the business level – in fact, it was nicknamed the “Empty State Building” for almost two decades.
The Empire State Building held the record of the tallest building for 40 years and is a legend of how crazy ideas can be achieved with a mix of bravado, competition, risk, networking and money. In the age before computers and at the start of the Great Depression, this mammoth building was erected in just over 12 months.