Transform a Project
The third option is to change the project in some way and continue the project.
However, this decision to continue is not a blind continue. You might say, “We need different information before we next evaluate the portfolio.” That tells the project team they need to change what they’re doing to provide that information.
Demos Made the Difference
We were making progress on our project but hadn’t paid enough attention to how the demo looked for our management. We had what we called “hold-the-hand-of-the-demo” demo. We were early in the project and could demo, but from the inside out. We didn’t have enough structure finished that we could demo from the user interface. We had to prove to ourselves ...