By Tim Cornick, James Mather
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If it can be accepted that any firm intending to take part in a project must logically be doing so with the express purpose that it will benefit in business terms — both financially and for its reputation — it must logically follow that no firm wishes to fail as part of the project’s ‘temporary’ organization. Therefore removing the causes of failure in the project process must be the approach to success for every firm involved. Turning potential ‘losers’ into certain ‘winners’ as ‘team member’ firms in the ‘temporary’ project organization must be fundamental to creating and sustaining the project team.
Vp 26 June 1999 15:23:03 Color profile: Disabled Composite Default screen CONSTRUCTION PROJECT TEAMS (2) Their knowledge of their marketplace needs to be detailed, and although in general terms it is ‘construction’, in project terms their market may be very specific, for example a particular type of client. (3) Marketing is a structured method to implement the firm’s business plan so that its business goals are achieved (which could be breaking into a new type of client project market) and is the direction and focus of actions to achieve business goals.
Many current national and international businesses — some in the construction field (for example MACE and Simons Construction) — are fundamentally successful because they are based on the foundation of a passionate belief in a particular way of doing things which is accepted by those who come and work, and stay, for the organization because of its shared philosophy. The permanent organization has, above all, time to allow this shared philosophy to permeate as the organization grows owing to its own self-generated success in the particular market it serves, as it inevitably takes more of that market’s share.