Rule 1: Thou shall gain consensus on the project outcome.
Rule 2: Thou shall build the best team possible.
Rule 3: Thou shall develop a comprehensive, viable plan and keep it up-to-date.
Rule 4: Thou shall determine how much activity you really need to get all things done.
Rule 5: Thou shall develop a realistic schedule.
Rule 6: Thou won’t try to do more than can be done
Rule 7: Thou will remember that people count.
Rule 8: Thou will gain the formal and ongoing support of management and all Stakeholders.
Rule 9: Thou must be willing to change.
Rule 10: Thou must keep others informed of what you’re up to. Communication is:
Rule 11: Thou must be willing to try new things.
Rule 12: Thou must become the leader.
So what is the 13th rule?