chapter  6
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Planning and programming

Time is money, so the old adage says. However, poor planning/programming still ranks in most surveys within the top three problem areas that lead to project failure.

Therefore the ‘planning’ of a project is a necessity for success; and one would expect that, in this day and age, with computers and planning software available to assist project managers and planners, delays would have been significantly reduced. However, results reveal that the opposite is true.