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MIS40740 – Implementing Digital Projects – Introduction, Context of ICT Project Management

Lecture Slides: MIS40740_Implementing_Digital_Projects_Introduction Important Links: 2-28252_WP_PM_Emerging_Trends_in_PM1 copy Ignite-Template-Master_3min Project Lifecycle Soccer Strategies for Project Management The Internet of Everything Assessment: Each group was asked to chose one example of digital project failures and present the finding to the class. Our … Continue reading

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MIS40740 – Implementing Digital Projects – Syllabus

Module Description: Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) are rapidly evolving and today they are seen as a central resource in the pursuit of business objectives and strategies. As a result, the role of ICT – and in particular social media … Continue reading

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MIS40640 – Managing Technology & Change: Cultural & Political Perspectives – Managing IS implementation

Readings of the Week: Brown – Managing understandings – niche marketing Orlikowski & Hofman – Improvisational model Presentation: Managing the IS design & development process Minutes of the Class: Week 10’s lecture, as with other recent weeks was in three … Continue reading

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MIS40640 – Managing Technology & Change: Cultural & Political Perspectives – Issues in IS implementation

Readings of the Week: Grey – The fetish of change Walsham – Chapter 10 Critique on Grey & Walsham papers Questions & Comments: “The most striking thing about change management is that it almost always fails” is clearly a line … Continue reading

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MIS40640 – Managing Technology & Change: Cultural & Political Perspectives – Managing the IS design & development process

Readings of the week: Fitzgerald – Formalized systems development methodologies Sommerville – Software process models Hayes & Andrews – An Introduction to Agile Methods Wastell – The fetish of technique Presentation: Managing the IS design & development process Minutes of … Continue reading

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MIS40640 – Managing Technology & Change: Cultural & Political Perspectives – The IS design & development process

Readings of the Week: Curtis, Knasner and Iscoe – Field Study Software Development Process Lyytinen & Robey – Learning failure in ISD Chaos report summary 2009 Questions & Comments: Lyytinen & Robey conclude that “learning from experience can be a … Continue reading

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MIS40640 – Managing Technology & Change: Cultural & Political Perspectives – IS Strategy & Evaluation

Readings of the Week: Mintzberg – Rise and fall of strategic planning Wilson & Howcroft – Power politics IS evaluation Walsham – Chapter 8 Questions & Comments: Mintzberg paper: Mintzberg’s concern with strategic planning is a valid one but I … Continue reading

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