We have now moved from the planning stage to the doing part of project management. Following good project
management practices, we have set a baseline. How is a project baseline used to guide the execution of the project's
work, to evaluate progress and p
Risk Management Workbook Instructions
This template is to be use for gathering risks, creating plans for how to avoid them (mitigation plans), what to do if they happen (contingency plans),and managing them
throughout the project.
The first sheet titled R
Read the case study 12.1, The Problems of Multitasking in the text on pages 405406. Answer the following
1. How does multitasking confuse the resource availability of project team personnel?
2. In modern organizations, it is impossible to elimi
In your own words, describe crashing, fast tracking, and scope reduction as means of schedule compression. When
would each be appropriate? Which methods are considered better first-choice methods by most project sponsors?
Crashing this is when
Assume you have just been assigned to a project risk team of five members. Because this is the first time your
organization has formally set up a risk team for a project, it is hoped that your team will develop a process that can
be used on all future pro
Read the case study 5.3 Project Management at Dotcom.com in the text on pages 166167.
Dotcom.com is a software engineering and systems development consulting firm that needs some organizational
improvements in the area of project management processes that
The project scope defines what will be delivered as part of the project, and in some ways, it can be likened to the
term vision. That said, whose view and needs should be expressed in a project's scope? What items need to be
addressed in defining the scop