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Event report: IT Project Management for Nonprofits
Here’s a terrifying statistic: 70% of Information Technology (IT) projects fail! Studiesconsistentlyshow that even well-resourced organizations have a better-than-even chance of project failure. Reasons include “fuzzy business objectives”, “out-of-sync stakeholders” and “excessive rework”. In short: a lack of good project management (and not a shortage of money.)
That’s why Net Tuesday Vancouver collaborated with PM-volunteers.org on March 5 for “IT project management for nonprofits”. Experts from PM-Volunteers provided an introduction to the core skills of project management and presented a case study on their work with BC211’s Information Management System Implementation.
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Don Williams, PM-V’s Senior Client Relationship Manager, and Shawn Hawkins, the volunteer project manager for BC211’s Information Management System Implementation Project, will be co-presenting the session.
IT Project management for nonprofitsHere's a terrifying statistic: 70% of Information Technology (IT) projects fail! Studies consistently show that even well-resourced …
It was really interesting to hear from Shawn Hawkins about how pm-volunteers.org works. For such a young organization, it’s good to see how they are making a difference in such an effective way. It was great to have the opportunity to learn from their experiences. Stephen Bau
Hey @pmvolunteersorg – @DonaldwDon and Shawn Hawkins KNOCKED IT OUT OF THE PARK last night. Amazing! VIDEO: http://ow.ly/isN5A #ntvanNet Tuesday Meetup
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IT Project Management for Nonprofits – Net Tuesday March 5 2013IT PROJECT MANAGEMENT FOR NONPROFITS A CASE STUDY
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We’re hosting another awesome @NetTuesday #ntvan meetup tonight! Thanks to @elijah, @chadleaman & @pmvolunteersorg! http://pic.twitter.com/R4Fl7GK89vThe HiVE – Vancouver
#ntvan welcome to our visitors, really pleased to see nice faces.Net Tuesday Meetup
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Learning about IT project managmt @NetTuesday. Lots of great takeaways this month! #ntvanVanessa Chase
Looking for community, social or government services? Simply DIAL 2-1-1. http://ow.ly/1T9Qdi @bc211help #ntvanChad Leaman
#ntvan #pmv scope of work, deliverables, project sponsor, and objectives.Net Tuesday Meetup
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Non Profit Project Management Training – Great free resources to assist you, from @pmvolunteersorg http://ow.ly/1T9Sd7 #ntvan #npmmChad Leaman
Definitely see many applications for a Risk Register in other areas of #nonprofit work. #ntvanVanessa Chase
RT @chadleaman: Non profit PM Training – Great free resources to assist you, from @pmvolunteersorg http://ow.ly/1T9Sd7 #ntvan #npmmErin Jeffery
@hivevancouver @NetTuesday last night was super-fun. Thanks for being our host. I <3 our sponsors! #ntvanEli van der Giessen
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