Antidotes to Adverse OP - 1
Heading off upper management adverse project OP
- Tackle these issues as early as possible in the project
- Always respect the "management hierarchy"
- Make sure the project has a sponsor
- And make sure that sponsor knows his/her responsibilities acting as a buffer
- If not, embark on some judicious education!
- Use a steering committee
- If the project is big or important enough
- Seek an external facilitator as a lobbyist or arbitrator
- If the going gets really rough