What makes a good project schedule?

“I have a longstanding interest in project failure.” How’s that for an interview response? Seriously if you don’t understand why things go wrong, how can you be certain you won’t break them? We don’t know all the answers, but we know enough to recognise that project planning can play a…

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Bored of COVID?

Are you ready to move on? I am. I didn’t choose to be confined to barracks for two months by this wretched virus. I’ve been lucky, I’ve not been personally afflicted and neither have my nearest and dearest (yet), but I had many places to go and things to do…

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The case for a post-COVID Project Plan

I have worked in construction on a full-time basis on and off since 1986. In those years I have spent time on site delivering projects and, in the office, providing planning and commercial support. My employers and clients have been one-man bands and multi-national blue-chip entities that employ thousands of…

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