Join Claudine Peet for an in-depth discussion in this video Tailoring PRINCE2 for your projects, part of Learning PRINCE2.
- You may be thinking that this all seems far too detailed…for my small project.…Do I really want all the hassle of following PRINCE2?…You may have a particularly complex project…and be wondering if the method is adequate…to cover the complexity of your project.…Imagine a recipe scenario.…I wanna make a cake but I only want a small cake…and the recipe is for a large cake.…What would you typically do?…I would scale down the ingredients by percentage…but still follow the recipe.…This is exactly what tailoring PRINCE2 would be like.…
You can adapt the themes, just like your ingredients,…and then you would follow the processes,…just like the recipe.…You may take less time to do it,…but you still need to follow all of the steps…to get the end result.…This is exactly how tailoring is tackled…in a PRINCE2 environment.…Before we take a look at how to tailor PRINCE2,…I'd like to first clarify what tailoring isn't.…It's not about cherry-picking…the parts of the method that you want to use,…like maybe only using some of the documentation.…
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- Tailoring PRINCE2 for your projects
- Understanding the themes: quality, risk, change, and more
- Initiating a project
- Managing stages
- Delivering a product
- Closing a project