Notes for MIS exam
Microsoft Project book:
A project is a unique endeavor with clear cut objectives, a starting point, and end
point, and usually a budget
- Objectives define what the project is supposed to accomplish so everyone knows
when its done
NTFE Teachers Project
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QUALITY MANAGEMENT PLAN
The Purpose of this plan is to ensure that all necessary details are included in this project
to satisfy the project sponsors requirements. It will make s
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Is conflict within your project a good thing?
-Yes conflict within a project is a good thing because it allows the project to grow in
weaker areas by analyzing all the possible options.
1. Persecutor refers to a person who uses aggressiv
Reducing 25 to 2
Workers began to feel pressured and took
their day-day work home during the
Found that they were doing more work than
was needed, and could be hurting the team
Monthly report, highlighted everything for
Under Budget, On Time, and Working
Most important attributes of a successful project manager: Inspires a Shared Vision,
Good Communicator, Integrity, Enthusiasm, Empathy, Competence, ability to delegate tasks,
good under pressure
MIS 3535 Study Guide
Intrinsic Motivation- Come from yourself, including your goals, interest and values. Self motivated to act.
Ex: I want learn how to code v. I need to learn to code for my job
Extrinsic motivation comes from outside yourself and is not
Retooling The Boss
Boss (Joe)has been with the company for over 20
Stuck in old ways, thought products offered were great
and people were too picky
Unable to see things from outside perspectives
Became a problem
Cost V. Service
Conflict over vision for organization: Cutting cost vs for
the common good.
Pressure from governor, claim to waste too many
Wanted to focus on saving money and assumed the
visions was mutua
What percentage of IT projects are successful?
What are some of the most important attributes of a successful project manager?
Organized, good leader, good communicators, pragmatic
What is the triple constraint?
It is a graphic aid where the three at