Project Management – On Time, On Budget

The success of any project is the result of a team effort. Our delivery methodology focuses on clear communications and measuring business impact by proper definition of work efforts, tracking progress, and managing expectations.  Our professional are capable of integrating with the project methodology, processes, and procedures of your organization just as easily as following our own Responsible Agile approach to solution delivery.

    We’ve developed designed and implemented PMO best practices for dozens of federal, state, and private industry organizations. Our focus is to implement a PMO strategy which can drive business value and positively impact the overall success of your projects to drive your business strategy an objectives.

    We can design and implement a PPM strategy which will help you select and manage an optimal portfolio of projects. Our PPM strategies are designed to maximize your organizations revenue, responsiveness, and impact on business values while keeping your portfolio of projects aligned with the company’s strategic business goals.

    Our Project Management Professional(PMP) certified project managers understand the challenges and best practices to ensure a successful PMO. A project manager at Blackstone+Cullen is not only very skilled and experienced with project management best practices, but also have technical backgrounds and strong business acumen.

    Our professionals begin engagements by jointly developing a project charter or business case with your key project personnel. This document identifies the Business Need, Benefits, Critical Success Factors, Measures of Success, Approach, Scope, Deliverables, Cost Estimates, Project Control Strategies, a Work Breakdown Structure and a Communications and Issue Resolution Plan.

    Communication is a primary key to a successful project. We utilize a communication framework which outlines communications by persona and will includes purpose, cadence, knowledge/skill requirements, and typical usage patterns to ensure the team is informed, aligned and ready to execute.

    Waterfall, Agile, Rational Unified Process(RUP), Software Development Lifecycle(SDLC), Project Management Body of Knowledge(PMBOK) – they each have their own merits and challenges. Our teams have worked with all project management methodologies and can easily adapt to your methodology of preference. Our primary goal is to deliver business value to your organization in the quickest manner possible. We’ve even created one – Responsible Agile.