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Managing the Right Projects: Best Practices to Align Project and Corporate StrategiesIf there's a human endeavor that exemplifies teamwork, it is space exploration. And that teamwork absolutely cannot happen effectively if the boots on the ground the people doing the work - don't understand how their work aligns with the larger goal. This presentation will discuss some best management practices from NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center that have succeeded in helping employees become informed, engaged and committed to the space agency's important missions. Specific topics include: Alignment Criteria: Linking Projects To Corporate Strategy. Resource Management: Best Practices For Resource Management. Strategic Analysis: Supporting Decision Making In A Changing Environment. Communication Strategies: Best Practices To Communicate Change. Benefits Achieved And Lessons Learned.
Document ID
Acquisition Source
Marshall Space Flight Center
Document Type
Conference Paper
Watkins, Bobby
(NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Huntsville, AL, United States)
Date Acquired
August 26, 2013
Publication Date
March 28, 2012
Subject Category
Administration And Management
Report/Patent Number
Meeting Information
Meeting: 2012 PMO Summit
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Start Date: March 28, 2012
End Date: March 30, 2012
Sponsors: Project Management Office
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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