Amy Stewart Law Principal Tarron Gartner-Ilai just published a blog post on Construction Today. Her column, "Risk Management for Vendors," walks project managers through the key steps of a risk management program for vendors and suppliers.

Of the risks associated with a construction project, the tried and true are time and money: is the project on schedule and will the costs of completion exceed the projected bid, or not?

Dozens of factors, both within and outside the project manager’s control, can affect the project’s outcome. Staying on the critical path is much like traversing a tightrope on a unicycle … while juggling elephants.