John Carroll

Project Management Consultant and Author


Further details of all his books are listed on the Books page together with a white paper on Why Projects Really Fail.


In addition to writing books, John also publishes two blogs:


TheTao of Project Management which looks at the soft skills or 'how' of project management rather than the 'what' and is set against the thoughts of Lao Tzu.


Sourdough Adventures which is based on one of John's hobbies: sourdough bread making.

John Carroll is a project management consultant with many years’ experience of managing large and small projects, programs and portfolios. Based in South West England, he has run projects and programs across Europe and the United States. His experience covers most types of organisations including government, higher education, manufacturing industries, pharmaceuticals, software development and the emergency services. He has worked on most types of projects and trained project managers in many different organisations.


Now semi-retired John is still working as an author and is happy to carry out occasional consultancy or training assignments. Details of the consultancy services we can provide are listed on the Consultancy page.


Published books cover Project Management, Time Management, Agile Project Management, Microsoft Project and his most recent book is on Project Program and Portfolio Management.