EVERY PROJECT MANAGER has probably faced the time when their project was suddenly and unexpectedly impacted by other initiatives going on in the company at the same time. The frustration can mount when your project people are pulled away, causing a slippage in your schedule, and when that same program also diverts attention from your very important work. These circumstances may impact the:
Availability of project team members.
The political climate where all projects live.
Accessibility to other people ...