By Richard J. Klimoski, Beverly Dugan, Carla Messikomer, Francois Chiocchio

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Accordingly, we emphasize the importance of context and the wisdom that has accrued to those practitioners who have successfully addressed such demands. Finally, we point out that projects focused on HRM issues usually have a strategic function. Many are designed and implemented not just to solve an immediate problem but to contribute to the long-term viability of the firm. Accordingly, many such efforts are associated with changing the organization in some important way—to increase efficiency or effectiveness.

To change, a force must oppose the inertia, but the inertia will try to resist that force. The DVFR change formula is highlighted because, at its heart, Microsoft’s HiPo Alignment project was a change management project that utilized project management techniques to ensure its success. Although the majority of this chapter is devoted to the steps utilized to ensure the change was adopted and implemented, the project directors thought it was worthwhile to consider this as they embarked on making the change happen.

In this regard, the background of the co-editors also reflects this diversity. In addition, the perspectives of both practitioners and academic researchers are represented among the chapters in this book. Brief Overview of the History of Project Management While the practice of project management (PM) has been around throughout human history, its formalization took hold roughly fifty years ago with the post-WW II boom in manufacturing (Cleland, 2001). Initially a skill set associated with the construction industry, defense, and military organizations, “managing projects” has become a core approach in many organizations, both in developed and emerging economies, to get products to market, to implement large and complex infrastructure initiatives, to effect organizational change (Knutson, 2001), and to implement organizational strategy.

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