Organisations start a project for a variety of reasons, sometimes without any real clear understanding of the outcomes to be achieved. It could be the whim of a senior manager, in response to a ministerial announcement or a belief that implementing a solution will solve a difficult problem.

Project’s managers often go through a prescribed project planning process (perhaps following PRINCE2 ™); they produce sufficient documentation to satisfy audit requirements and then just head off in their own direction. While they always know what it is they have to DO (the project scope), it’s often not until the end of the project they examine what it is they were supposed to ACHIEVE, by which time it is too late.

Of course this is not the case in every project but it has been reported in studies like the Gershon review (2008) that this happens in 95% of projects. The unsettling statistic is that a massive 45% indicated that the project benefits were not measurable. This is extraordinary. It is difficult to imagine how this could possibly be the case.

What does this mean in practice?
Gershon suggests centralising the co-ordination of projects to establish expected benefits at the outset and identifying ways to measure these benefits.

What it essentially means is that the Government has recognised that an enormous amount of money and effort is put into projects but there is not necessarily much to show taxpayers in terms of benefits delivered for this use of valuable resources.

Management Gets what it Asks For
Though there is some blame to be laid on project managers and project teams for failing to focus on the benefits, in many cases this is difficult if the organisation’s executive is not clear about what they want to achieve from a project they sponsor. Projects often fail because of poor benefit articulation by management:

Identifying Project Benefits
In the ‘Gateway Review Process – A Handbook for Conducting Gateway Reviews’, (Financial Management Reference) 2006, Department of Finance and Deregulation – there is a stipulation that projects should contain a ‘benefits realisation’ process through planning, throughout the project and in the evaluation so as to clearly link the expenditure of resources to outcomes for the Government. It is the belief of the Transformed team that following the guidelines outlined in the Gateway Review process is crucial to better management of Government funds allocated to all projects – not just the expensive ICT ones.
http://www.xblcodesfree.net
http://www.iferrari.net
http://www.neuthemes.net
http://www.6up024.com
http://www.unknotted-living.com
http://www.wangwenshuju.com
http://www.radiopaisano.net
http://www.dewalt-dw717.com
http://www.theirmustbeaneasierway.com
http://www.dfgbbhggg.com
http://www.goldenpipes.net
http://www.noscrit.net
http://www.hathayogabeneficios.net
http://www.furallefalle.net
http://www.templte-help.com
http://www.superbowl2017live-stream.net
http://www.siberchaqt.net
http://www.modelland-cards.com
http://www.white-smoke.net
http://www.anytimedesign.net
http://www.polyphobia.net
http://www.productsummary.net
http://www.residencianuria-barcelona.com
http://www.gilberthomes85233.com
http://www.solantec.net
http://www.ggobler.com
http://www.wb1302.com
http://www.wb1303.com
http://www.c5g4icfv.com
http://www.wb1306.com
http://www.wb1305.com
http://www.folsomimplantdentistry.com
http://www.0022112.com
http://www.qq8821h.com
http://www.com-live-lo-com.com
http://www.chairloss44.com
http://www.ikt2005.net
http://www.uyghurum.net
http://www.addadventure.net
http://www.my-coloring.net
http://www.sukacagisitesi.com
http://www.hilltopwiththelidoff.com
http://www.3thrones.net
http://www.moitruongphapluancongvn.com
http://www.hatewatach.net
http://www.artedo.net
http://www.mattbinettivideo.com
http://www.applyingnaturalhealth.com
http://www.anthonysroost.com
http://www.shaunatalents.com
http://www.dfive88.net
http://www.stmackenziesgalleries.com
http://www.comdoktersehat.com
http://www.acro-poljanec.com
http://www.formula-aerobaticrace.com
http://www.milking-machines-used.com
http://www.zjgm88.com
http://www.101astudio.com
http://www.021gbing.com
http://www.creamednet.com
http://www.xo900.com
http://www.vikads.com
http://www.brvdc.com
http://www.asiteforsale.com
http://www.demi999.com
http://www.my-internet-dating-advisor.com
http://www.millionmaskmarch2018.com
http://www.isharepassion.com
http://www.nepanglish.com
http://www.mastahponsel.com
http://www.localgroups.in
http://www.getabox.in
http://www.deartrucks.info
http://www.537779.info
http://www.dewedding.info
http://www.368777.info
http://www.viosofas.info
http://www.wprp.info
http://www.591112.info
http://www.ksrg.info
http://www.nwbk.info
http://www.rfmc.info
http://www.viotrucks.info
http://www.kszn.info
http://www.knhb.info
http://www.nswp.info
http://www.395777.info
http://www.rositrucks.info
http://www.violawedding.info
http://www.tgkh.info
http://www.nzsf.info
http://www.lzjp.info
http://www.violahair.info
http://www.viocakes.info
http://www.wbjn.info
http://www.tbhq.info
http://www. twts.info
http://www.595777.info
http://www.629188.info
http://www.383777.info
http://www.281112.info
http://www.571112.info
http://www.yajie.info
http://www.astrukcs.info
http://www.kngb.info
http://www.nhhd.info
http://www.yfml.info
http://www.mjhk.info
http://www.362777.info
http://www.kxdx.info
http://www.kpds.info
http://www.kwqr.info
http://www.xrpt.info
http://www.kwrh.info
http://www.ktcr.info
http://www.aswedding.info
http://www.nwct.info
http://www.kpqz.info
http://www.mdtx.info
http://www.qtzk.info
http://www.lykp.info
http://www.kqbl.info
http://www.fgxp.info
http://www.kgmn.info
http://www.555523.info
http://www.fwsq.info
http://www. hysn.info
http://www.nztd.info
http://www.tyrk.info
http://www.dplj.info
http://www.wlyf.info
http://www.sjhm.info
http://www.bzfn.info
http://www.clqn.info
http://www.kqpl.info
http://www.gnqx.info
http://www.ntbp.info
http://www. 836661.info
http://www.kwxl.info
http://www.yhnc.info
http://www.398777.info
http://www.lyqx.info
http://www.666791.info
http://www.mcyt.info
http://www.rmct.info
http://www.ktkc.info
http://www.wyrp.info
http://www.688812.info
http://www.nxhp.info
http://www.btmn.info
http://www. wppr.info
http://www.lqby.info
http://www.hwjn.info
http://www.yghg.info
http://www.mctx.info
http://www.886661.info
http://www.ygfx.info
http://www.rfpz.info
http://www.579777.info
http://www.896661.info
http://www.nxgb.info
http://www.kghk.info
http://www.mcxb.info
http://www.rknx.info
http://www.wtxr.info
http://www.czhp.info
http://www.dcsk.info
http://www.kmyr.info
http://www.nzyt.info
http://www. rcyg.info
http://www.795388.info
http://www.kcgy.info
http://www.txdt.info
http://www.rfmp.info
http://www.977711.info
http://www.ltpr.info
http://www.655511.info
http://www.lrsx.info
http://www.klcx.info
http://www.561777.info
http://www.335777.info
http://www.wphg.info
http://www.txlz.info
http://www. kqml.info
http://www.952588.info
http://www.lsqb.info
http://www.cztp.info
http://www.ktgb.info
http://www.yhdl.info
http://www.xwfp.info
http://www.962388.info
http://www.918882.info
http://www.386661.info
http://www.333188.info
http://www.331777.info
http://www.551777.info
http://www.568777.info
http://www.591777.info
http://www.953788.info
http://www.353777.info
http://www.ygmx.info
http://www.nxyn.info
http://www.631288.info
http://www.532777.info
http://www.bqmn.info
http://www.ydnt.info
http://www. tzks.info
http://www.kprg.info
http://www.959688.info
http://www. nhsk.info
http://www.sgrq.info
http://www. 866661.info
http://www.616188.info
http://www.btpd.info
http://www. tpgq.info
http://www.wprb.info
http://www.zqkr.info
http://www.cltn.info
http://www.aaktaks.xyz
http://www.tygc.info
http://www.bqyn.info
http://www.nxfx.info
http://www.mtgn.info
http://www.fhpj.info
http://www.sjlr.info
http://www. lyfp.info
http://www.ngsx.info
http://www.rfkx.info
http://www.xtry.info
http://www.ktch.info
http://www.khhm.info
http://www.lrpf.info
http://www.krnf.info
http://www.kwql.info
http://www.373777.info
http://www.392777.info
http://www.lwmj.info
http://www.lzrd.info
http://www.ybjl.info
http://www.ygrd.info
http://www.yflb.info
http://www.klbn.info
http://www.rdxy.info
http://www.kjwl.info
http://www.nrlx.info