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ILX has launched its first podcast series, which takes a look at some of the best selling and most talked about courses in easy, 15-minute bites. First up is PRINCE2 in 15 minutes without of the most popular PRINCE2 trainers, Karen Turner ILX podcast is available on Apple iTunes .

PRINCE2 seven principles

PRINCE2 derives its methods from 7 core principles. Collectively, these principles provide a framework for good practice and are the guiding obligations: 1. Continued Business Justification A project must make good business sense. There needs to be a clear return on investment and the use of time and resources should be justified. 2. Learn from Experience Project teams should take lessons from previous projects into account. A lessons log is kept updated for this purpose. 3. Define Roles and Responsibilities Everyone involved in a project should know what they and others are doing. This includes knowing who the decision makers are. 4. Manage by Stages Difficult tasks are better off broken into manageable chunks, or management stages. 5. Manage by Exception A project running well doesn’t need a lot of intervention from managers. The project board is only informed if there is or might be a problem. 6. Focus on Products Everyone should know ahead of time what’s expected of the product. P