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Project Management (a quick tutorial) - I've got a project - what do I do?

1.   I’ve got a project – what do I do….

This guide is for the newly ordained project manager, providing a jump start into project management processes and procedures.This book identifies the key project manager responsibilities and identifies tools which assist the project manager achieve success.

Project management is addressed, as well as, project leadership.

So – what does a project manager do?

This book provides answers, step-by-step.  This book identifies how to:

1. Initiate your project

2. Plan your project:

    • Define the scope
    • Define the project tasks and activities
    • Develop a work breakdown
    • Develop a project schedule
    • Resource load the schedule
    • Develop a Quality Assurance / Quality Control plan
    • Review and mitigate risks
    • Summarize the planning in a project plan
    • Receive stakeholder support and plan endorsement

3. Execute your project

    • Lead regular team meetings
    • Evaluate progress against the plan
    • Provide Quality Control
    • Manage change
    • Revise the project plan as the project changes

4. Validate your project

    • Confirm the project satisfies the project requirements – that the scope has been satisfied

5. Complete and Close your project

    • Identify the requirements to complete the project, including a punch list
    • Adopt and update the applicable standards (or define the steps necessary if the project requirements were not satisfied)
    • Project Management Review: Review what worked and what did not work. Document in a lessons learned summary.
IWord to the Wise –

Review the section on project Close-out. Determine your project documentation needs and set up your files so information storage can support the project from start-up to close-out.It should be easy to pass your project to another project manager by transferring the current documentation guided by a short briefing.


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