Class one of the core responsibilities of the project leader during Initiation and Planning is to secure the right resources for the project (Cobb discusses this in Chapter 8). Those resources often include some combination of human resources (project team members) and material resources (ex: a backhoe for a construction job). How does the project leader determine the resource requirements for the project (in other words, how does the leader know how many and what kind of team members and materials are needed)?
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