There are several reasons to use considerable care when planning
The primary purpose of planning is to establish a set of
directions in enough detail to tell the project team exactly what
must be done
The purpose of planning
What is Project Management?
Project : A group of milestones or phases,
activities or tasks that support an effort to
Management : is the process of Planning,
Organizing, Controlling and Measuring
What is a Project?
Project Time Management
Project time management involves the
processes required to ensure timely
completion of a project. Processes
Activity duration estimating
Developed in 1950s
CPM by DuPont for chemical plants
PERT by U.S. Navy for Polaris missile
CPM was developed by Du Pont and the emphasis
was on the trade-off between the cost of the project
and its overall completion time (e.g. for certain
Line of Balance (LOB):
Line of balance (LOB) was devised by George E. Fouch during the
1940s to monitor production at the Goodyear Tire & Rubber
The line-of-balance (LOB) technique is a linear scheduling method
that allows the balancing of the
1. A communication management plan identifies the relevant information that should be communicated to:
a. the project team.
b. the project stakeholders.
c. the project board.
d. the project sponsor.
2. Which one of the following statements is true?
Chapter 5 Project Planning
If you dont plan for the
project, you are planning for
Plans act as a road map of
complicated process to
Chapter 5 Planning
6 Stages of Project
Preliminary coordination with
The Linear Responsibility Chart
indicates, for each task, who is responsible for what.
Identify all possible roles, then for each task you identify
who will play which role.
It is called linear because you are not assigning
sequence, just assigning rol
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project is a series of activities
directed to accomplishment of a
Plan your work first.then work
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