chapter  14
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Types of Risk to Projects

Risks have been associated with issues. The purpose again is to assist you in dealing more effectively with risk. All projects have risks. Before embarking on military campaigns (which can be viewed as programs or projects), commanders assess their risks. The best commanders were the ones who could plan ahead to minimize risk and also deal with tactical situations. Alexander the Great and Caesar in ancient times are good examples here. Eisenhower and Rommel in World War II are more current examples.