Mike Nemerowski suggests that executive sponsors look at the project as a journey with the users as companions.
Jim Johnson gives The Ten Faces of Innovation three out of five butterflies.
The Standish Group suggests every project have a technical trigger.
George Hogan suggests that executive sponsors continually push the vision and the strategy all the way through to the end of the project.
As Larry Fleming says, “Since the another data center relocations ran into trouble, our executive sponsor became very concerned.