While project failure rates in various industries are typically somewhere between poor and dismal, they sink to a whole new level for IT projects.
For instance, a study by McKinsey & Company in conjunction with the
So what’s behind this staggering IT project failure rate? While there are many factors, a major cause is, ironically, conventional project management software. Instead of empowering project managers and other team members with relevant, real-time data, such software unleashes confusion and work chaos that makes missed deadlines cost overruns, un-met business requirements, and unhappy project sponsors the norm rather than exception. Fortunately, there’s Clarizen.
Clarizen is a cloud-based project management and work execution system that empowers IT project teams to:
- Connect with a social collaboration platform in order to develop plans, discuss strategy, brainstorm solutions, and solve problems – and all within a designated, private virtual workspace
- Rapidly build robust project plans from scratch, or via a growing library of templates
- Create business rules and workflows to automate and streamline all project processes, including those that govern reviews, approvals, prioritization and scheduling
- Utilize a variety of IT project management methodologies, including Agile, Waterfall, Prince2, PMBOK and more
Discover today why enterprises around the world are using Clarizen to make IT project success the norm in their environment – not the exception. Start you free trial today.