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Schedule Reports

Schedule programs offer several reports.  Examples of key schedule reports and their use:

Key Schedule Reports




Project Summary

Summarize the baseline and forecast budget and completion date.

Provide a high level review of schedule and budget performance


Identify the budget for each project task

Track actual costs against baseline costs.  Summarize by work breakdown structure.


List key milestones and associated milestone date

Coordinate key dates in the project plan

Who does What

List resources and task assignments

Define the work effort of each resource - by task and timeframe

Earned Value

Compare the budget against the plan

Identify schedule and cost variances

I  Word to the Wise –
The above reports are extremely useful in project planning, however their effectiveness is dependent on the accuracy and application of the developed schedule.


Project Management requires validating progress.  This requires a plan with schedule and a regular review of the work performed –

An accurate understanding of status requires regular contact with  each task owner and reviewing progress against the plan…
(validation is so easy to say, but is rarely performed)


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