You will read the articles and write a summary of what you learned about global working environments for IT and also about how project management works at a global level.

The first article talks about planning and how that affects IT projects on a large scale.

The second article is about different cultures and diversity within IT project management. On virtual teams, you might run into situations where multiple countries attend video conferences or teleconferences. Understanding various cultures across the globe helps to build the team.

Upon successful completion of this assignment, you will be able to:

  • Describe differences in how project management is conducted in global organizations.


  1. Review the rubric to make sure you understand the criteria for earning your grade.
  2. Read the article: Major IT Projects Require Precision Planning (new tab).
  3. Watch the video “The Challenge of Enthusiasm, Diversity, Culture and Values in Global Project Management”:
  4. Provide a summary of the major points from the readings.
  5. Refer to all articles in the writing, not just one of them.
  6. Your post should be 100-200 words and prove you read the material.


Major IT Projects Require Precision Planning

            It is very important to use due diligence in a technology project, failure to which an organization will not meet its goal. It is clear that when the strategy is not monitored and measure plans are highlighted, the project will fail in implementation……………………………………………………………….