3 Ways a Lack of Support From Senior Management Can Hurt Your Government Contracting Success
Thethird article in our series on Project Management Risk Factors.
No matter how good of a program manager you are, some factors will impact your success over which you have little to no control. Perhaps the biggest factor of all comes from within - your contracting culture and company leadership. We're sharing here three ways company culture and even leadership can hurt your program and personal success:
- Communication & Authority: what does senior management do when customer priorities conflict with corporate priorities?
- Bureaucracy: when an opportunity with a deadline appears, how fast does senior management react?
- Responsibility: does senior management take ultimate responsibility?
Let's look at these one at a time.
Hello Peter, what's happening? Listen, are you gonna have those TPS reports for us this afternoon?
But first, how well-supported is your program by senior management?
Find out, fast - just take our quick assessment: