|WHAT:||Terminating a troubled project before its scheduled completion.|
|WHEN:||Project execution and control.|
|RESULTS:||Minimized time, effort, and money expended on doomed projects, and improved long-term team motivation.|
Not every project, no matter how worthy or promising, will end well. When it becomes apparent that a project will not ultimately succeed, canceling it early, in a positive way, has many benefits.