Upcoming Podcast

Avoid Decision Latency

CHAOS Tuesday Show #117 is on how to avoid decision latency. As The Standish Group Decision Latency theory states, “The value of the interval is greater than the quality of the decision.”  Jim Johnson and Jim Crear have a casual conversation on defining and combating decision latency, and the show will go on to discuss how to measure and reduce it.  We’ll also cover some of the major…

Latest Podcasts

View All Podcasts

December 2018
04
Tuesday

Distributing Decisions

CHAOS Tuesday Show #116 is on distributing decisions. In this show we explore the hows and whys of distributing and spreading decisions. The Standish Group research shows that a narrow and single decision process or flow causes major barriers and delays. Jim Johnson and Jim Crear have a casual conversation on the process of distributing decisions, and the majority of this show is focused on… Read more



 |   |   |    |     |     |  
November 2018
13
Tuesday

Decision Acceptance

CHAOS Tuesday Show #115 is on decision acceptance. In this show we explore how to make decisions stick. The Standish Group research shows that  40% of decisions get reversed—and reversals cause large delays. Jim Johnson and Jim Crear have a casual conversation on the process of making quick decisions.  The rest of the show is focused on the reasons for reversals and ways to prevent them.  The… Read more



 |   |   |    |     |     |  
November 2018
06
Tuesday

Quick Decisions

CHAOS Tuesday Show #114 covers quick decisions. In this show we explore how to make and how to measure quick decisions. Jim Johnson and Jim Crear have a casual conversation on the process of making quick decisions. Delays in decisions cause project delays; the quicker the decisions are made, the faster the project gets done. Consider that projects fall behind one day at a… Read more



 |   |   |    |     |     |  
October 2018
30
Tuesday

Optimization

CHAOS Tuesday Show #113 is on optimization. In this show we explore how to optimize for project value and success. Jim Johnson and Jim Crear have a casual conversation on the process of making a project or portfolio of projects as effectiveas possible. For projects, it starts with managing scope:the total or sum of the deliverables and services to be provided from… Read more



 |   |   |    |     |     |  
May 2018
06
Sunday

Project Resolution Benchmark.

This show is a special presentation on The Standish Group’s Project Resolution Benchmark. Our Project Resolution Benchmark process is rapid, simple, comprehensive, inexpensive, and easily comprehensible.  The output is a report with the following three major items: 1) A comparison of your project outcomes with other projects in our database 2) Environmental skills scores and benchmark 3) Three habits to adopt… Read more



 |   |   |    |     |     |  

The Standish Group

Hosts

Jim JohnsonJim
Johnson
Jim CrearJim
Crear

Guests

Sheldon BorkinSheldon
Borkin
Norm  Prevett Norm
Prevett
Ed TobinEd
Tobin
Lindsay Poole Lindsay
Poole
Richard SoleyRichard
Soley
Jim KneelandJim
Kneeland

The Standish Group News

The Standish Group Events

The Standish Group Blog

pm2go.com

The Dezider