Lean Six Sigma Blue Belt: Creating Sponsors Capable of Eliminating The #1 Reason for Project Failure
Updated: Jun 9
Every single company or organization is right now facing changes and challenges. That’s just the reality of being an organization. Whether the changes and challenges are massive or puny, the point is that - in order to keep up with them - something has got to change. After all, ironing out who’s doing what, making sure that we fix this, prepare for that and reshuffling priorities on a daily basis is the reason we have so many meetings! The whole objective of everything that we do as leaders is to run the business while we change things for the better - to continually improve.
It’s time to confront the #1 reason for project failure, and that reason is lack of the right kind of leadership support.
Well, it’s time. Enough is enough. How many more repetitive and unproductive meetings, ongoing problems, failed improvements do we need to experience? How many more projects and company-wide implementations must fail? How much more time must people spend in frustrating and chaotic processes? It’s time to confront the #1 reason for project failure, and that reason is lack of the right kind of leadership support.
This, by no means, implies that leaders in general don’t “care” or that th