A LinkedIn group has recently been formed for Project Sponsors. It has grown to 559 members in two months and has the most vibrant discussions of any group I have seen. Some of the topics are now spilling across into the APM group.
A common theme seems to be the availability (or lack of it) of a project sponsor and how detrimental a sponsor’s absence is to a project. Even when project sponsors are present, there seem to be few commentators impressed with their level of project knowledge or ability. Continue reading →