COIT20228 Assignment One Literature Review

Posted by:Prof. Lexx Posted on:May 4,2016

General Information

The purpose of this assignment is to produce a brief literature review related
to the Case Study issues – project management. You may want to first read the case study titled “JetBlue and WestJet: A Tale of Two IS Projects” found on page 450 of the textbook.

In this first assignment, you must produce a brief literature review that you will use later to respond to the case study mentioned above.

You should review  literature related to the following issues:
-­‐-­‐-­‐ Project management success/failure factors. -­‐-­‐-­‐ IS/ICT evaluation methods/models and how these are used to determine if a project was “successful” or not. -­‐-­‐-­‐ Examples of organisations experiencing success
or failure that highlight or demonstrate the principles you have researched.

This assignment specifically focuses on technology and management issues,
in particular project management issues.

Your submission should cite at least three references. All references should
be academic (journal and conference papers or edited book chapters) and as contemporaneous as possible (no more than 5 years old).

What you need to submit
You are required to submit a single document in Microsoft Word format (.doc
or .docx). Use the template on the assessment page as the basis for your submission. References from in-­‐text citations should be at the end of  the document.


Prof. Lexx

Overview I have a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in English and minoring in History. I have worked in various fields ranging from academic research to freelance translating to editing to customer support and data entry. These include editing my old university's newspaper as well as co-leading their creative writing team; serving as a junior member in the history department's research network; publishing music and film reviews for several different magazines and webzines; and translating papers and books for numerous researchers in various languages, including Russian, Spanish, and Romanian. I am also a skilled typist, with a rate of at least 70 words per minute, and have myself digitized dozens of books and essays for both private and commercial use. I have a very strong work ethic, and make sure to prioritize the task I am given so that it is completed as quickly as possible. I am organized and disciplined, ensuring a job done professionally and efficiently.

    I have a background of 8 years in writing profession and currently pursuing also as an editor and proofreader. I have a knack for writing and thus, it was obvious to enhance my skills and serve others. Currently joined ‘Member of Association of Professional Writers and Editors’ a

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