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24 terms
1-Introduction to Project Management
best practice
critical path
enterprise project management software
ethics
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guide our decision making based on p…
best practice
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
critical path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
24 terms
1-Introduction to Project Management
best practice
critical path
enterprise project management software
ethics
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guide our decision making based on p…
best practice
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
critical path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
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Project Management Introduction
What is Project Management?
What is the Triple Constraint of Proje…
What is the relevance of Project Manag…
How important is Project Management Tr…
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, t…
Time, Cost and Performance/Technology.
When there is tough competition, a business can only succeed…
Training leads to skills, which leads to competency, which le…
What is Project Management?
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, t…
What is the Triple Constraint of Proje…
Time, Cost and Performance/Technology.
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Introduction to Project Management
Project
Project Sponsor
Project Manager
Program
A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
Provides the direction and funding for the project.
Work with the project sponsors, project team, and other peopl…
Group of related projects managed in a coordinated way to obt…
Project
A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
Project Sponsor
Provides the direction and funding for the project.
12 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
24 terms
1-Introduction to Project Management
best practice
critical path
enterprise project management software
ethics
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guide our decision making based on p…
best practice
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
critical path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
12 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
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Introduction to Project Management
Project Phase
Project plan
Project Proposal
Project Champion
Answer:Dividing a project into phases makes it possible to ma…
Answer:A project plan is a formal approved document used to g…
Answer:A project proposal is a document that:Identifies what…
Answer:Person who voluntarily takes extraordinary interest in…
Project Phase
Answer:Dividing a project into phases makes it possible to ma…
Project plan
Answer:A project plan is a formal approved document used to g…
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Introduction to Project Management
ethics
stakeholder
gantt chart
project manager
the part of philosophy that deals with good and evil.
An individual, group, or organization, who may affect, be aff…
illustrates the start and finish dates of the terminal elemen…
A professional in the field of project management .Project ma…
ethics
the part of philosophy that deals with good and evil.
stakeholder
An individual, group, or organization, who may affect, be aff…
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1- Introduction to Project Management
The organization and/or project manage…
Define Project
Attributes of a project
Collection of programs, projects, subp…
appropriate
Temporary sequence of tasks with a distinct beginning and end…
Temporary (start and finish)... Unique result (measurable)... Progr…
Portfolio
The organization and/or project manage…
appropriate
Define Project
Temporary sequence of tasks with a distinct beginning and end…
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Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION TO PROJECT MANAGEMENT
best practice
critical path
enterprise project management software
ethics
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guides decision making based on pers…
best practice
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
critical path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
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MODULE 21: INTRODUCTION TO PROJECT MANAGEMENT
What is the correct order of project p…
What is the first project phase?
What is the last project phase?
During this phase, the team defines th…
1. initiation... 2. Planning... 3. Executing & controlling... 4. Closing
Initiation
Closing
Problem Definition
What is the correct order of project p…
1. initiation... 2. Planning... 3. Executing & controlling... 4. Closing
What is the first project phase?
Initiation
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Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION TO PROJECT MANAGEMENT
What is a project?
A project is a way to create...
Portfolio
Program
-has a unique purpose... -is a temporary endeavor... -has a beginni…
-a product... -an improvement... -a service... -a result
a collection of projects, programs, and operations managed as…
is grouped within a portfolio
What is a project?
-has a unique purpose... -is a temporary endeavor... -has a beginni…
A project is a way to create...
-a product... -an improvement... -a service... -a result
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
Best Practice
Critical Path
Enterprise Project Management Software
Ethics
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guide our decision making based on p…
Best Practice
An optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
Critical Path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
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Introduction to Project Management Chapter 11
brainstorming
contingency allowances
contingency plans
decision tree
A technique by which a group attempts to generate ideas or fi…
Provisions held by the project sponsor or organization to red…
Predefined actions that the project team will take if an iden…
A diagramming analysis technique used to help select the best…
brainstorming
A technique by which a group attempts to generate ideas or fi…
contingency allowances
Provisions held by the project sponsor or organization to red…
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Project Management: Introduction
What are the typical characteristics o…
What does project management involve?
What is project management used for?
List some hard skills.
1. Established objective... 2. Defined life cycle... 3. People... 4. N…
The planning, monitoring & control of all aspects of a projec…
1. Defining project boundaries... 2. Understanding how project f…
1. Cost control... 2. Project life cycle... 3. Network analysis... 4.…
What are the typical characteristics o…
1. Established objective... 2. Defined life cycle... 3. People... 4. N…
What does project management involve?
The planning, monitoring & control of all aspects of a projec…
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Module 1: Introduction to Project Management
Project
Five Project Characteristics
Project Management
Project Management Process
A TEMPROARY endeavor untertaken to create a UNIQUE product, s…
1) Defined goal or objective... 2) Specific tasks not routinely…
The application of knowledge, skills, tools, & techniques to…
1) Initiating, 2) Planning, 3) Executing, 4) Monitoring and C…
Project
A TEMPROARY endeavor untertaken to create a UNIQUE product, s…
Five Project Characteristics
1) Defined goal or objective... 2) Specific tasks not routinely…
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Week 2: Introduction to Project Management
The application of the functions and a…
On time, within budget, to the agreed…
Investmenet management involves assesi…
quality, timeliness, budget compliance…
What is project management?
What are the three general objectives of projects?
What are the main differences between investment management a…
What constitutes project success?
The application of the functions and a…
What is project management?
On time, within budget, to the agreed…
What are the three general objectives of projects?
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
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Introduction to Project Management - Ch. 1
Project
Project Attributes
Project Sponsor
Project Manager
temporary endeavor to create a unique product, service, or re…
projects:... - have a unique purpose... - are temporary... - developed…
provides the direction and funding for the project
work with the project sponsor, project team, and other indivi…
Project
temporary endeavor to create a unique product, service, or re…
Project Attributes
projects:... - have a unique purpose... - are temporary... - developed…
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Module 21: Introduction to Project Management
project phases
initiation
planning
executing and controlling
phases of initiation, planning, executing & controlling, and…
where problem definition, resource allocation, risk assessmen…
where objectives and activities, activity organization, and t…
where the plan is set into action and reports are made, such…
project phases
phases of initiation, planning, executing & controlling, and…
initiation
where problem definition, resource allocation, risk assessmen…
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Module 21: Introduction to Project Management
Project management
Project
Project Phases (4)
Phase 1: Initiation
the application of knowledge, skills and techniques to execut…
An undertaking with a defined start and end, specified goals,…
Initiation... Planning... Executing & Controlling... Closing
- define the problem and scope... - allocate resources (time & C…
Project management
the application of knowledge, skills and techniques to execut…
Project
An undertaking with a defined start and end, specified goals,…
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3.9 - Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
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Introduction to Project Management Chapter 4
Balanced Scorecard
Baseline
Business Service Management (BSM)
Capitalization Rate
a methodology that converts an organization's value drivers t…
the approved project management plan plus approved changes
Tools that help track the execution of business process flows…
the rate used in discounting future cash flow; also called th…
Balanced Scorecard
a methodology that converts an organization's value drivers t…
Baseline
the approved project management plan plus approved changes
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
Best Practice
Critical Path
Enterprise Project Management Software
Ethics
an optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
Software that integrates information from multiple projects t…
A set of principles that guides decision making based on pers…
Best Practice
an optimal way recognized by industry to achieve a stated goa…
Critical Path
The longest path through a network diagram that determines th…
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Introduction to Project Management Chapter 7
D. all nine knowledge areas except pro…
C. Earned value management
B. Scope verification
D. Schedule
Which knowledge areas include tasks related to monitoring and…
_________ is a project performance measurement technique that…
________ involves formal acceptance of the completed project…
_____________ issues cause the most conflict over the life of…
D. all nine knowledge areas except pro…
Which knowledge areas include tasks related to monitoring and…
C. Earned value management
_________ is a project performance measurement technique that…
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Module 1: Introduction to Project Management
project
Stakeholders
Project Management
Functional Manager
a temporary endeavor undertaken to... create a unique product, s…
an individual, or organization who may affect, be affected by…
the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to…
someone with management authority over an organizational unit…
project
a temporary endeavor undertaken to... create a unique product, s…
Stakeholders
an individual, or organization who may affect, be affected by…
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Introduction to Project Management - Chapter 3
Agile Methods
Artifact
Burndown Chart
Closing Processes
An approach to managing projects that includes an iterative w…
A useful object created by people
A chart that shows the cumulative work remaining in a sprint…
Formalizing acceptance of the project or project phase and en…
Agile Methods
An approach to managing projects that includes an iterative w…
Artifact
A useful object created by people
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Chapter 1 - Introduction to Project Management
Project Attributes
Project Managers Works with
The Triple Constraint of Project Manag…
What is Project management
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
project sponsors, the project team, and other people involved…
Successful project management means meeting all three goals (…
"the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques t…
Project Attributes
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Project Managers Works with
project sponsors, the project team, and other people involved…
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
Project Attributes
Project Managers
The Triple Constraint of Project Manag…
What is Project management
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
Successful project management means meeting all three goals (…
"the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques t…
Project Attributes
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Project Managers
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
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Introduction to Project Management - Chapter 2
Adaptive Software Development (ASD)
Agile
Agile Software Development
Champion
A software development approach used when requirements cannot…
Quick and coordinated in movement; a method based on iterativ…
A method for software development that uses new approaches fo…
A senior manager who acts as a key proponent for a project
Adaptive Software Development (ASD)
A software development approach used when requirements cannot…
Agile
Quick and coordinated in movement; a method based on iterativ…
12 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
12 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Project Attributes
Project Managers
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Works with project sponsors, the project team, and other peop…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
8 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management
Project Attributes
Project Managers Works with
The Triple Constraint of Project Manag…
What is Project management
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
project sponsors, the project team, and other people involved…
Successful project management means meeting all three goals (…
"the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques t…
Project Attributes
A project: ... Has a unique purpose... Is temporary... Is developed us…
Project Managers Works with
project sponsors, the project team, and other people involved…
39 terms
Introduction to Project Management - Ch. 1
Project
Project Attributes
Project Sponsor
Project Manager
temporary endeavor to create a unique product, service, or re…
projects:... - have a unique purpose... - are temporary... - developed…
provides the direction and funding for the project
work with the project sponsor, project team, and other indivi…
Project
temporary endeavor to create a unique product, service, or re…
Project Attributes
projects:... - have a unique purpose... - are temporary... - developed…
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Chapter 1 Introduction to Project Management
Definition... - __________ ______________…
Project Characteristics ... - A project c…
Project Management vs. Operations Mana…
Client Expectations ... -The focus should…
Project management ... project
objectives ... start ... end ... funding ... human ... nonhuman ... deliverable…
Goal ... time ... Application... project... execution... Temporary ... achievin…
expectations... specifications ... increase ... not
Definition... - __________ ______________…
Project management ... project
Project Characteristics ... - A project c…
objectives ... start ... end ... funding ... human ... nonhuman ... deliverable…
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TOPIC 02 Introduction to Project Management
What is a project?
What are the qualities of a project?
What is project management?
Why is project management needed?
a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
.Has a unique purpose... .Is temporary... .Requires resources... .Invo…
Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, t…
Many ICT projects do not succeed. ... .29% of IT development pr…
What is a project?
a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
What are the qualities of a project?
.Has a unique purpose... .Is temporary... .Requires resources... .Invo…
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An Introduction to Project Management-Chapter 8
C. Knowledge transfer
C. Close-out
C. Lessons-learned
D. E-procurement systems
Many organizations are working hard to improve the ______ pro…
It is good practice to hold a ____- meeting as part of closin…
Answering Questions like "Reflect on whether or not you met t…
Which of the following is not a tool to assist in closing pro…
C. Knowledge transfer
Many organizations are working hard to improve the ______ pro…
C. Close-out
It is good practice to hold a ____- meeting as part of closin…
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Ch1: Introduction to Technology Project Management
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
Project
Operations
Top Strategic Technologies for 2008 (G…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
The work done in organizations to sustain the business
Green IT... Unified communications... Business process modeling... Vir…
IT Projects have a terrible track reco…
A 1995 Standish Group study (CHAOS) found that only 16.2% of…
Project
A temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, s…
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Chapter 21: An Introduction to Project Management
What is a project?
What is a temporary endeavor with a di…
When does a Journey start?
How is a project usually divided?
To think of the journey from current state to future state.
Project
At a specific point and ends when the objectives have been met.
Into phases to help manage control of the project
What is a project?
To think of the journey from current state to future state.
What is a temporary endeavor with a di…
Project
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Chapter 1: Introduction to Project Management Framework
What is a project?
Characteristics Needed as a Project Ma…
The Triple Constraint of Project Manag…
What type of project typically have in…
A "temporary endeavor with beginning and an end undertaken to…
During planning... During execution... During assessment... During col…
- Successful project management = meeting all three goals sco…
Event projects, even in the 4th phase of projects lifecycle.
What is a project?
A "temporary endeavor with beginning and an end undertaken to…
Characteristics Needed as a Project Ma…
During planning... During execution... During assessment... During col…
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Chapter 1 Introduction: Why Project Management?
D) Europe
B) Internal process improvement is acc…
A) A defined start and end date.
A) Multifunctional.
1) Which of these countries is NOT identified in the text as…
2) Low inflation is a trigger for improved project management…
3) A project typically has:... A) A defined start and end date.…
4) The Project Management Body of Knowledge Guide definition…
D) Europe
1) Which of these countries is NOT identified in the text as…
B) Internal process improvement is acc…
2) Low inflation is a trigger for improved project management…
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IS-378 ch. 1 Introduction to Project Management
project
project management
What are the five stages of a life cyc…
A project manager's primary role invol…
a non-routine one time TEMPORARY job limited by time and budg…
is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and technique…
Initiating, Planning, Developing, Implementing, Closing
specified, on time, and within budget
project
a non-routine one time TEMPORARY job limited by time and budg…
project management
is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and technique…
118 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to IT Project Management
Opening Case: "Anne Roberts"
CHAOS Study
Price-water Coopers Study
Garters top 2012 technologies
Anne Roberts, director of the Project Management Office for a…
A Standish Group study that found most IT Projects were not m…
This study found that Overrall half of all projects were fail…
Cloud Computing, Tablets, mobile Apps, internet of things, co…
Opening Case: "Anne Roberts"
Anne Roberts, director of the Project Management Office for a…
CHAOS Study
A Standish Group study that found most IT Projects were not m…
20 terms
An Introduction to Project Management Chapter 6
B.Poor Execution
D. financial analysis
C. its deliverables
A. confrontation
Fortune Magazine summarized research showing that the main re…
Which of the following is not an example of a soft skill?... A.…
Most project sponsors would say that the most important outpu…
Which of the following conflict handling modes do successful…
B.Poor Execution
Fortune Magazine summarized research showing that the main re…
D. financial analysis
Which of the following is not an example of a soft skill?... A.…
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Ch. 21 - An Introduction to Project Management
Project
Stakeholder
Project team
Project Management
Has specific objectives or goals (Involves complex, numerous,…
Anyone in the organization who will be affected by the outcom…
A group of individuals assigned to participate in a specific…
The use of management principles of planning, organizing, dir…
Project
Has specific objectives or goals (Involves complex, numerous,…
Stakeholder
Anyone in the organization who will be affected by the outcom…
42 terms
Ch. 21 - An Introduction to Project Management
Project
Stakeholder
Project team
Project Management
Has specific objectives or goals (Involves complex, numerous,…
Anyone in the organization who will be affected by the outcom…
A group of individuals assigned to participate in a specific…
The use of management principles of planning, organizing, dir…
Project
Has specific objectives or goals (Involves complex, numerous,…
Stakeholder
Anyone in the organization who will be affected by the outcom…
90 terms
An Introduction to Project Management Study Final
b. Scope
d. scope
c. integration
a. Portfolios
If it is crucial to meet time and cost goals, the _____ must…
Project ____ management involves working with all appropriate…
Project _____ management, the ninth knowledge area, is an ove…
By grouping projects into _____, organizations can better tie…
b. Scope
If it is crucial to meet time and cost goals, the _____ must…
d. scope
Project ____ management involves working with all appropriate…
30 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to Project, Program, & Portfolio Management
Project
Project Management
As a project manager, you should accom…
Project Sponsor
Temporary endeavor to create a unique product service or result
Application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to pr…
Identify Stakeholders
the Primary, usually provides direction and funding for the p…
Project
Temporary endeavor to create a unique product service or result
Project Management
Application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to pr…
22 terms
Breaking Down the Projects Activities & Introduction to Project Management Software
Constructing the Work Breakdown Struct…
Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
How to construct Work Breakdown Struct…
Lowest level
-WBS is a deliverables-oriented hierarchy that defines all th…
-WBS is similar to an organizational chart... -Level 1 = project…
-Start with project level and continue to breakdown into more…
-Work package is the lowest level in the WBS... -Resource assig…
Constructing the Work Breakdown Struct…
-WBS is a deliverables-oriented hierarchy that defines all th…
Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
-WBS is similar to an organizational chart... -Level 1 = project…
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