DCMA 14 Point – Is perfection possible?

Spoiler Yes and no! (Don’t you just hate it when people won’t give a straight answer?) What is the DCMA 14 Point assessment? DCMA 14-point Schedule Assessment is a guideline, developed by the US Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), aptly containing 14 metrics to make a qualitative and quantitative evaluation…

Continue reading

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…

Continue reading