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Unformatted text preview: Slack is important to the project manager because it represents the degree of flexibility the project manager will have in rearranging work and resources. A project network with several near critical paths and hence, little slack, gives the project manager little flexibility in changing resources or rearranging work. 6. Why are lags used in developing project networks? Two major reasons: a. To closer represent real situations found in projects b. To allow work to be accomplished in parallel when the finish-to-start relationship is too restrictive....
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2010 for the course MGMT 422 taught by Professor Gurney during the Fall '10 term at MSU Billings.
- Fall '10
- Project Management