Approaches for Project Downsizing


 
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Approaches for Project Downsizing
Arthur Rowland
I have recently been tasked to come up with a proposal from the prime contractor (we are subs) that will significantly cut my team's hours. What is the best way to comply with the request without making my team's resources seem irrelevant.
 

 
Proposal for Project Downsizing
Gopalakrishna Bhat, Project Manager, India, Member
You can have two approaches. This is what I do in such situations.
1. Justify the "value add" you team is doing to the project and try to ...Sign up
 

 
Resource Assessment
MATTHEW ZHANG
Move the resource to other projects rather than keep the redundant resource, because as project manager you are measured by project payback ins...Sign up
 

 
Reducing Project Manhours
Carmelo L. Neri, Consultant, Philippines, Member
Here in our country to reduce man hours we usually contract out specific works to highly skilled workers with a competitive compensation. Cost ...Sign up
 

 
Proposal to Cut Team Hours
T. Stahl
The best way to is cut work, not hours. Keep the work that your team is really good at, and where it is key to the projects success. If your te...Sign up
 

 
Revisit the RACI Chart
Gary Wong, Consultant, Canada, Premium Member
I faced a similar downsizing where I was the sole contractor. I suggested that we go back to the RACI chart that was c...Sign up
 

 
 



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