Hi Everyone:

Here is my selection of items that have appeared on theinternet ion project management in the past week. Please respond to this postwith comments or suggestions for future blog content:


California CourtsComputer System Overhaul is a Disaster

Original development project amended 102 times: http://www.capitolweekly.net/article.php?_c=zhfo0n88yc50dy&xid=zhfncb57y0hp6g&done=.zhfo0n88ycr0dy


The Internet andGlobal Project Management: It’s Complicated

Wipe clear any notions of superiority that you might hold: http://www.crmbuyer.com/story/The-Internet-and-Global-Project-Management-Its-Complicated-71863.html


New ProjectManagement App For Freelance Designers

Described by Mashable reviewer as Gorgeous: http://mashable.com/2011/02/12/solo-freelance-design-app/


Desperate CIO FindsIT Project Portfolio Management Tools in the Cloud

Discusses pros and cons of a cloud based project portfoliomanagement tool: http://searchcio-midmarket.techtarget.com/news/article/0,289142,sid183_gci1527573,00.html


Tips To Prevent ‘CookedLobster’ IT Failures

Tips to help prevent your project from “failing like a lobsterdropped into boiling water”: http://www.zdnet.com/blog/projectfailures/tips-to-prevent-cooked-lobster-it-failures/12337


Why Ireland Needs ToGet Switched on to Tech Careers

Argues job opportunities are substantial if country acts: http://www.siliconrepublic.com/careers-centre/item/20288-techjobs11/


Scientific MethodApplied To IT Management

Article argues that methods Frederick W. Taylor be applied today:http://fcw.com/articles/2011/02/16/warren-suss-and-scientific-management.aspx


Public ProjectsObscured By Private Finance (UK)

Critique of the Private Finance Initiative in the UK: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/2eaa18fc-3947-11e0-97ca-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1EA71joPx



@import url(http://admin.itworldcanada.com/CuteSoft_Client/CuteEditor/Load.ashx?type=style&file=SyntaxHighlighter.css);@import url(/cutesoft_client/cuteeditor/communityservercommon.css);

Would you recommend this article?

Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think of this article!
We'd love to hear your opinion about this or any other story you read in our publication. Click this link to send me a note →

Jim Love, Chief Content Officer, IT World Canada
Previous articleIT careers: The grunt workers and the gurus
Next articlePharmaceutical spam hides under Google mask