May 2007 - The cost of managing risk
Project Manager Today Magazine (ISSN 1366-6851), May 2007, page 30
The first part of a cost-benefit analysis to calculate ROI for risk management. (Part 2 in June 2007)
May 2007 - Understanding risk exposure using multiple hierarchies
Proceedings of the PMI Global Congress 2007 EMEA, presented in Budapest, Hungary, 15 May 2007
Find patterns of risk exposure and assess overall project risk by mapping risks to project frameworks (WBS, OBS, CBS) and risk frameworks (RBS, RiBS). [Introduces the new Risk Impact Breakdown Structure (RiBS).]
April 2007 - Get the frogs off the log
Project Manager Today Magazine (ISSN 1366-6851), April 2007, page 17
How to ensure that risk responses are implemented.
March 2007 - Yes but will it work?
Project Manager Today Magazine (ISSN 1366-6851), March 2007, pages 14-15
Seven tests for effective risk responses.
Feb 2007 - Silver linings in every cloud
Project Manager Today Magazine (ISSN 1366-6851), February 2007, pages 27-28
How to find opportunities and avoid scope creep.
Jan 2007 - When is a risk not a risk?
Project Manager Today Magazine (ISSN 1366-6851), January 2007, pages 15-16
The need to be clear about what risk management is supposed to be managing.
Nov 2006 - Understanding risk attitude
David Hillson & Ruth Murray-Webster, in APM Yearbook 2006/07, pages 25-27
Introduces the basic concepts and explains why managed risk attitude is critical to appropriate risk-taking.
Oct 2006 - Integrated risk management as a framework for organisational success
Proceedings of the PMI Global Congress 2006 North America, presented in Seattle WA, USA, 23 October 2006
Risk management can be used at all levels across an organisation as an integrative framework to ensure achievement of objectives, addressing both threats and opportunities which might affect strategic and tactical goals.
May 2006 - Branching out: Decision trees offer a realistic approach to risk analysis
David Hulett & David Hillson, PM Network , Project Management Institute, Volume 20 Number 5, May 2006, pages 34-38
Basic introduction to decision tree theory and use.
May 2006 - Managing risk attitude using emotional literacy
David Hillson & Ruth Murray-Webster, Proceedings of the PMI Global Congress 2006 EMEA, presented in Madrid Spain, 9 May 2006
Provides clear definitions of risk attitude and emotional literacy, with practical guidance for individuals and groups.
[PMI members can view the slides at www.tpsig.org/Webjournal.asp]
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