Review the following two ProQuest articles on the benefits of earned value management (EVM) practices and myths. In a two- to three-page paper (not including the title and reference pages), compare and contrast the similarities and differences of the project success stories and myths in both articles. Make sure to present clear examples from both articles to describe the real-world benefits of EVM. Conclude with a discussion of a project you have been involved with that could have improved with a detailed project cost control described in these articles.
Your paper should be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the approved APA style guide and should cite at least the two above mentioned articles in addition to the textbook.
Article number one:
Visitacion, M. (2007, October). Exemplary EVM at Lawrence Livermore Labs. Contract Management, 47(10), 75-77. Retrieved from ProQuest Database.
Article Number two:
Visitacion, M. (2007, September). Debunking commonly held EVM myths. Contract Management, 47(9), 51-52. Retrieved from ProQuest Database.