Project failures are often generated by a lack of anticipation regarding their organisation, the people involved/missing, a poor guidance, ...
Project costs often rise with (late) modifications and repairs.
It is thus well advised to first invest in a solid project preparation.
(project team level)
As executives and teams are consulted and associated in this structured process, their understanding
- leverages their awareness of its relevance and the importance of their role;
- lowers their fears of what the outcome may be like;
- prepares them to work together in the future;
As a result, they are empowered to take up more responsabilities in the long run. You win again!