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Thoughts on Project Management: 3 Tips for Preventing Scope Creep

Managing scope is the key to any project’s success.  Everyone looks for scope creep and tries to guard against it.  What happens when the words we’re both saying describe a concept or outcome that are the same but mean something different to each of us? What if there is more complexity involved in an apparently “known” word? Even when we think we are starting in the same place, sometimes we aren’t.  How can a project manager be more explicit in describing the scope of a project even when using words everybody “knows”? Continue reading Thoughts on Project Management: 3 Tips for Preventing Scope Creep