Why Projects Fail – Blog

The following blog is a companion site to the Project Leadership and Project Management training provided by the International Project Leadership Academy (a division of Calleam Consulting Ltd). Calleam is a training, consulting and research organization focused on improving project success rates in today’s businesses. Follow Calleam on Linked In to be notified of upcoming classes …


“We tend to seek easy, single-factor explanations of success. For most important things, however, success requires avoiding the many separate causes of failure” – Jared Diamond

In today’s organizations, projects are the stepping-stones of progress. Helping organizations remain relevant in a shifting economy, projects are the endeavors that shape an organization’s future outcomes. Delivering value through projects however isn’t always easy and many organizations have experienced the pain that comes from a troubled or failed project. This blog is dedicated to improving project success rates by helping people understanding the causes of project failure and what it takes to make a project a success. Read our sample posts and articles below, read our introduction to why projects fail or view the catalogue of catastrophe to learn more.