I envy your position
As you said, company is the gold mine for your project sucess portfolio… You have acces to data, you have opportunities identified, directors identified you as smart guy.
You are above to learn how different the service industry is from the automotive.
FIRST: Find the “people” pain not the process pain…[Read more]
CMM and Six Sigma are both Business Tools…CMM describe the ideal software company and Six Sigma shows how to get it.
CMM is the simplest model in the world if we connect it to Business situations. Every CMM common feature answer just tow questions: “1.- how not to lose money? and 2.- how we suggest to make money?”
Six Sigma focuses on “1.- Ho…[Read more]
In my experience, Six Sigma acted as an accelerator to get CMM-3 level…
In my very first working day in a software factory, I just asked for data to sales people and to finance people, (because engineering and project management didn´t have a clue of their projects)… I just made two curves: a) Variance% in on time delivery and b) Variance%…[Read more]