"The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me." – Ayn Rand
As we laid out in the previous post, you’ve just been handed your first Salesforce.com project, your Grande-Extra-Shot-Skinny-Caramel-Macchiato-in-a-Venti-Sized-Cup has finally kicked in, and your mind is racing with, "now what?"
Now it's time for you to start asking more questions, and here is the first one to ask. Please keep in mind this particular question you're about to ask is the most important one:
Who is the project sponsor?
The Project Sponsor - she, he or they –are going to become your best friend, the best ally to the project and be a key component to your success in this endeavor.