Because we have a unique environment as the OTS contractor to the federal government, the perspectives of others in similar organizations are always of interest and can often be of value.
The following lessons learned are excerpts from 100 Lessons Learned for Project Managers
by Jerry Madden, the former NASA Associate Director of Flight Projects at the Goddard Space Flight Center,
a well-respected and admired project manager. While this presents a “government” perspective, the lessons can still apply. Madden admits,
“None of these are [sic] original -- It's just that we don't now where they were stolen from!”