Kompleksitetsledelse i projekter mellem rationelle vilkår og komplekse vilkår

Anita Mac, Jesper Schlamovitz

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Resumé

Abstract:
This study takes its departure in a model of complexity, developed by Stacey (1993), to test and discuss its practical benefit as perceived by practicing project managers. Based on a survey, the study finds that complexity is a phenomenon recognized by project managers, and complexity management is associated with benefits in the development of tasks and managing stakeholders. It is also associated with some difficulty in terms of an increased need for dialogue and a risk of creating goal ambiguity. Based on the findings, we conclude that classical project management approaches can benefit from incorporating complexity management.
Bidragets oversatte titelKompleksitetsledelse i projekter mellem rationelle vilkår og komplekse vilkår
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftInternational Journal of Project Management
Antal sider30
ISSN0263-7863
StatusAfsendt - 2015

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Mac, A., & Schlamovitz, J. (2015). Complexity Management In Projects Between Rational Momentum And Complex Conditions. Manuskript afsendt til publicering.
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