Mission Command - alternative project management

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Posted by APM on 20th May 2014

The employment of the traditional project management approach (Detailed Command) is on the rise across all industries, but so is the number of project failures. 

Mission Command is an alternative philosophy of management, with centralised intent and decentralised execution that is particularly suitable for complex project management. The successes of the British Military over the last two decades have flowed from embracing Mission Command, could this be the key to improving project success in other industries?

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