How to Hand Off a Project Successfully
By Ben Ferris
So, you made it to the end of the project at last. Hopefully you can look back with a lot of satisfaction at how you overcame a lot of obstacles and got your team to pull together even when they weren’t sure how it was all going to end up.
You aren’t going to ruin all the hard work at this late stage by not thinking through the hand off properly, are you?
Picture the End Product
How exactly do you see the future for your new process or system? You may have been immersed in it for so long that you have forgotten to view it in this way. It is important that you give this some thought, as the business stakeholders you will be handing it over to may have some last minute questions in this respect. Near the end of the project lifecycle you should start seeing things from the end user’s point of view if you haven’t been doing so already. Read the Complete Article