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Homework-5 Material Review Questions: 1) Program Manager The program manager takes care of large number of projects and each project has its own project manager. Since they manage numerous projects, they have to focus on strategy and how to implement all the projects successfully. Their role is much bigger than project manager’s role. 3) Basic types of Project Organization. I. Projects in a functional organization Characteristic: Functional organization assigns work to all relevant functional divisions with either top level management or someone assigned to coordinate their efforts. Advantage: There is maximum flexibility Disadvantage: Client is not the focus of the activity II. Projects in a projectized organization Characteristic: Administrative support groups such as HR or legal report to the President or CEO. Advantage: Project manager has the full authority of the project.
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