This year’s APM Scottish Conference had as its title “Delivering the Vision”. The focus was on how projects and project teams ensure clarity of what they are setting out to do and clearly communicate what they will deliver, and the famous quote from Thomas Friedman - a vision without the right projects to deliver it will only ever be a vision – seemed particularly apt given the range of speakers present.
Over the past few weeks I have had a number of clients and friends ask me how P5 can be applied into a real practice, or whether it is just purely a good idea or concept that cannot really be applied into the real world business environment.
The 2013 APM Project Management Conference is focused on exploring the implications of success and achievement through the topic area of Adapt!. This is particularly applicable in the context of economic crises, political turmoil, and environmental concerns, coupled with rapid technological innovation, which leads to significant social changes.