Better Project Management

Better Project Management

Better Project Management

Goals Are About More Than Results They're about direction and focus. They establish priorities for required work.
A Senior Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University's Software Engineering Institute, Watts Humphrey is a National Medal of Technology winner who is known as the "Father of Software Quality." He pioneered concepts such as the Capability Maturity Model in 1988, which overhauled software-project management. In his new book, Reflections on Management, Humphrey provides these insights that reveal to software pros that they need to manage their teams and - above all - themselves, as much as their code.

See also: Lean Integration; Getting Web 2.0 Projects Right; Project Management Podccasts; Truths About Project Planning; Brutal Realities of Project Management.

Dennis McCafferty is a freelance writer for Baseline Magazine.

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