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Unformatted text preview: Fast Tracking is a technique in which phases and activities normally performed in sequences are performed in parallel. This technique only works if activities can be overlapped to shorten the duration. The ramifications of compressing a schedule after work has begun could pose an issue. Changing the predecessor after work has started on the successor creates a potential rework situation and can increase project risk. Schedule compression shortens the project schedule not the amount of the work needed to be done. References: Mulcahy, R. (2009). Rita Mulcahy's PMP exam prep (p. 205). USA: RMC Publications, Inc. PMI. (2008). Project management body of knowledge (PMBOK Guide), fourth edition (pp. 156-157). Newton Square, Pa: Project Management Institute....
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