Praise for Project Sponsorship
"Project Sponsorship addresses vital ingredients that resonate with my recipe for project success—identifying the right people to sponsor projects, taking care of them, describing how to create an environment that leads to excellence in project sponsorship, and providing sponsors and project managers with guidance and good directions."
—Rick Belluzzo, chairman of the board and CEO of Quantum Corporation
"If enterprise strategy becomes reality by means of projects, then everyone involved—especially senior managers—should understand and apply the wisdom Englund and Bucero present in this valuable development guide to the operational advantage of proactive project sponsorship."
—David O. Block, PMP, senior project manager, Agilent Technologies, Inc.
"Having worked with thousands of project managers throughout Australia over the past two decades, I know that Project Sponsorship will be an invaluable tool for every project manager. This book is full of practical solutions that can be applied—anywhere in the world."
—John Abbott, director, ATS, Sydney, Australia
About the Author
Randall L. Englund is a successful project management consultant, author (Creating an Environment for Successful Projects, Creating the Project Office), and speaker. He was previously a senior project manager with Hewlett-Packard and a member of its corporate Project Management Initiative. His website is www.englundpmc.com.
Alfonso Bucero is an independent consultant and author who resides in Madrid, Spain. He trained sponsors while a project manager for HP Consulting, is a contributing editor to PM Network, and is the author of Project Management: A New Vision (in Spanish). His website is www.abucero.com.